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Address: 505 Pickering Cres, Newmarket, Ontario L3Y 8H1, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 905-953-5122
13:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 13:00 - 17:30
Sat 12:00 - 16:00

Quality Entertainment In Your Own Backyard!

Why travel all the way into the...

Quality Entertainment In Your Own Backyard!

Why travel all the way into the city when the Newmarket Theatre presents world class artists and high quality entertainment right in your own backyard? At a fraction of the cost of the Toronto theatres with plenty of free parking to seal the deal, it's an entertainment bargain that you can't afford to miss!

Every season the Newmarket Theatre presents a selection of world class artists for your enjoyment. Past performers have included The Stampeders, Tommy Hunter, Rita MacNeil, Amy Sky, the Barra MacNeils, George Fox, Colin Hay, John Arpin, Jeff Healey's Jazz Wizards, the Irish Rovers, Lunch at Allen's and Canada's well-known Celtic tenor John McDermott.

Tickets for any of the shows or events at the Newmarket Theatre can be purchased in person or over the phone from our box office or online via NewTix.

The entertainment options don't stop with the shows offered by the Newmarket Theatre. Our various user groups offer some outstanding entertainment too! Award winning producing groups like Marquee Theatrical Productions, Wavestage Theatre and community-based arts organizations like Visual & Performing Arts Newmarket and the Newmarket Stage Company offer a full schedule of productions every season here at the theatre for your enjoyment.

You can also enjoy artwork and photographs by local area artists in our lobby art gallery. The gallery is available for viewing free of charge during our normal box office hours. During Theatre events, the art gallery is restricted to event patrons only.

The Newmarket Theatre - Quality entertainment, close to home.

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Intimate theatre with great sound

Great little theatre with interesting events all year. There are no bad seats. Great option for local culture and very good sound for musical shows

Reviewed 17 December 2016
Irene S
Newmarket, Canada
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Newmarket, Canada
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Great little theatre with interesting events all year. There are no bad seats. Great option for local culture and very good sound for musical shows

Thank Irene S
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Reviewed 5 March 2016

Been to this theatre many times, a super place to see concerts,musical shows etc. Seats are super comfortable and the sound is tops.Small and intimate for a charming experience.

Thank 975douglasd
Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 6 January 2015

Ushers are volunteers, who are well trained. It is a very comfortable venue with comfy seats. Sound system works well, sound is great in any section of the theatre. A reasonable price for a nice evening out.

Thank ycnanb
Newmarket, Canada
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Reviewed 10 September 2014

Any performance that I have been to has been well done, well organized and entertaining. It doesn't matter what seat you choose you will always have a good view. Price is reasonable and well worth not having to travel to the city.

Thank Ann546
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5 reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2014

comfortible theatre - Staff was courtious, flowers were availible for purchase onsite for the little dancers. very nice.

Thank Eric A
Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Nice little theatre. There are no bad seats. Nice to know this is at our back door! Nice cheap night out

Thank Cathy G
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88 reviews
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Reviewed 9 June 2014

The shows that are presented at the Newmarket Theatre are very high quality and provide an wonderful evening of entertainment. The only concern is that the sound is not always consistent throughout the theatre.

Thank DaveyM44
Newmarket, Canada
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

I have never been disappointed when I have attended a production at the Newmarket Theatre. Comfortable seating, quality performances.

Thank Angela B
Newmarket, Canada
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

This theatre is an affordable alternative to going downtown to Toronto. Most seats have good sightlines in the 400 seat house, and the prices for most shows are less than half of what they are in Toronto. Season subscriptions and some deals on group rates make it even more attractive. Wheelchair accessible, on-line and telephone selection of tickets work well.... More 

Thank CanadianBaconToronto
newmarket, ontario
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

Our local theatre has plays produced by local theatre groups, choir performances, and guest stars. The schedule can be found on the Town of Newmarket/ Newmarket Theatre website. There is excellent entertainment available, at very reasonable cost

Thank KATT_10

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