Arena civic theatre

a volunteer community theatre group located in franklin County, Massachusetts


Click here for information on
upcoming shows for Arena Civic
Theater’s current season!

See the impressive
production history of
Arena Civic Theater.

The Summer Youth Program 

is a fee-free program for youth ages
5-18 run annually by ACT

About us

Arena Civic Theatre is a non-profit community theatre organization located in Greenfield, Massachusetts. Founded in 1970 by Ann Christern, ACT produced a full summer season at the Franklin County Fairground’s Roundhouse from 1971 through 1986. Beginning in 1987, ACT tried out several new venues before becoming a resident company at the newly renovated Shea Theater in Turners Falls in 1990.

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contact us

We are always looking for new playwrights, directors, producers, actors, and volunteers of all kinds, so please don’t hesitate to contact us if you are interested in working on a show!