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The Maryland Theatre

The Maryland Theatre is the centrepiece of the Arts & Entertainment District in Hagerstown, Maryland. More than 1,293 people may be accommodated in the historic auditorium’s two levels of seating for acts ranging from concerts to dance recitals to film screenings to comedy shows to symphonic performances to plays. Website

Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theater

In 1985, the Washington County Playhouse opened its doors to the public for the first time in its long history. Since that day, it has been functioning in its present position. On Cramer Alley, near Hagerstown’s City Hall, The Playhouse stages live stage shows and serve wonderful food. Washington County Playhouse has always been a small company that is family and privately owned. Five generations of a family have owned and operated a 35-year-old movie theatre. Loretta and Jeff Czerbinski, Kelly Jenkins Moreland and Dixie Odermatt, Don Wiswell and Bruce Levin before the Martins. In 2015, The Playhouse was bought by the Martins. During their time in office, the Arts and Entertainment District and City Center in Hagerstown has seen a revival. Before the Covid-19 closure in 2020, the Playhouse had the greatest crowd and the largest workforce in its history. Even if Covid-19 made it impossible to keep the theatre’s internal employees, The Martins have used the closure to reinvent how The Playhouse will staff in the future. As a non-union professional dinner theatre, all actors will be compensated. The custom of entertainers “acting” as your table’s waiter will be carried on! It’s a long-standing dinner theatre tradition that will continue to evolve with The Playhouse. There are no further goals for the Playhouse. Since it first opened its doors in 1983, The Playhouse has served as a meeting place for individuals of goodwill from all across the city. Historic venue The Playhouse in Hagerstown and Washington County will be preserved for future generations to enjoy while enhancing the quality of life in the area and beyond. Website

Authentic Community Theatre

Authentic Community Theatre, Inc. offers theatre lessons and performances to educate and improve the community. Website

Potomac Playmakers

As home to the famous Maryland Symphony Orchestra, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Washington County Arts Council, and The Maryland Theatre, Hagerstown has long had a strong tradition in the arts. So it should come as no surprise that the Hub City is also home to one of America’s oldest community theatrical companies, The Potomac Playmakers. Website