Bend’s community theater dedicated to supporting local artists hosts productions in a small venue with seating for 93-100 people. 2nd Street Theater is dedicated to helping artists continue to have an accessible venue to help support Central Oregon’s art scene, and the resources to pursue their creative endeavors. They also host acting classes and hold open auditions for local actors interested in getting on stage. For tickets and schedules, visit their website, http://www.2ndstreettheater.com.
In operation since 2001, past shows include Menopause the Musical (the longest running sold-out show in Central Oregon history), Hair, Jesus Christ Superstar, Odd Couple- (female & male versions), Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf, Same Time Next Year, and the cult classic, Evil Dead, the Musical. 2nd Street Theatre also works with local playwrights to stage and workshop productions.
2nd Street Theater is available for rent for special events, company meetings and outside production companies looking for an intimate, affordable setting. Contact the theater for venue rentals, planning a special event or general questions.