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Firehouse Center for the Arts

1 Market Sq, Newburyport, MA 01950-2596
+1 978-462-7336
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beautiful little theater

I went to the Annual Documentary Film Festival at the Firehouse Center for the Arts in September... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Vermont, USA
a nice random night out......

The old saying; " nice things can come in small packages " certainly applies to the pint sized... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
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1 Market Sq, Newburyport, MA 01950-2596
+1 978-462-7336
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

I went to the Annual Documentary Film Festival at the Firehouse Center for the Arts in September and thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon of interesting films. The town itself was a delight to walk around it and there are plenty of cafés and restaurants as well....More

Thank VermontTeacher44
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The old saying; " nice things can come in small packages " certainly applies to the pint sized theater in downtown Newburyport : Firehouse Center for the Arts.....There's not a bad seat in the house for sight or sound. A friend suggested ( knowing we...More

Thank TAR7
Reviewed 24 November 2015

What a delightful small theater. I had picked up a device to boost the sound offered for free by the theater. But I didn't need it. I heard every word, unaided. And it is hard to imagine that there is a "bad seat in the...More

Thank OldRoadWarrior60
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Haven't been for a while, but this is a great little theatre to see a play or performance. It's fairly small which makes it an engaging experience. Have seen lots of wonderful shows here. There are also lots of wonderful restaurants nearby for dining before...More

Thank sweetjayne7
Reviewed 16 November 2014

We saw a production of "To Kill a Mockingbird." This was our second visit to the Firehouse for a dramatic production. Well cast, well staged, blocked out well. All in all, an excellent production for reasonably priced tickets. Watch the schedule. We'll definitely return.

1  Thank 46Elizabeth53
Reviewed 23 October 2014

14 writers, 7 directors, 21 actors and a producer have 24 hours to come up with 7 plays, 10 minutes each! Great fun!

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 30 September 2014

All sorts of entertainment offered. Never disappointed. Recently went to the Annual Documentary Film Festival and saw two films. Great way to spend an afternoon!

Thank Janice G
Reviewed 24 March 2014

A pleasant visit and we enjoyed the presentation by the Clerk on duty. Since we appreciate good art but not close to the daily scene we manage to always learn something about the art and artist who painted the pictures. would go back often.

Thank critic49
Reviewed 5 March 2014

What an intimate little venue. The Boston Comedy show was the first time I attended an event here. Not a bad seat in the house. The show was probably one of the funniest comedy shows I've attended, well done Firehouse, for attracting such great talent....More

Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Whether theatre, classical or popular music, dance, film, or other genres, there is diverse programming with something for every taste.

Thank fanofAnneEasterSmith
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