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Haywood Arts Regional Theater

250 Pigeon St, Waynesville, NC 28786-4443
+1 828-456-6322
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We saw the play Unnecessary Farce and it was terrific. The actors were awesome and the playhouse... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Pam W
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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We had not visited the HART theater in some years and were delighted to see "Fiddler on the Roof... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
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The regions award winning Semi-professional community theater presenting a year round schedule of plays and musicals. The HART Main Stage season runs from late April through November. A CHRISTMAS CAROL is presented each December. January through March activities move to the intimate Feichter Studio Theater which presents a different production every two weeks. Productions range from classics, to major musicals to the latest dramas. Founded in 1984 HART's home, the Performing Arts Center at the Shelton House, sits on an eight acre historic site just two blocks from Historic Waynesville's main St.
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250 Pigeon St, Waynesville, NC 28786-4443
+1 828-456-6322
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We saw the play Unnecessary Farce and it was terrific. The actors were awesome and the playhouse was beautiful. There are refreshments available during intermission.

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We had not visited the HART theater in some years and were delighted to see "Fiddler on the Roof." What a great way to spend an evening or afternoon if you are in the area. Always talented and entertaining. Every play we have seen has...More

Thank RosesSavannah
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My husband and I have been fortunate to attend the Haywood Arts Regional Theater for 8 years now. The performances are always stellar, whether on the main stage or the smaller, more intimate 75 seat Feichter Studio Theater. We have attended the musical "Chicago," the...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 1 March 2017

My family has visited the Haywood Arts Regional Theater on numerous occasions over the past 13 years, most recently last weekend. That performance was all young actors under 18, and it was very enjoyable. If you are spending time in Western North Carolina and are...More

Thank Curt313
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We enjoyed a performance here recently. Nice theater, comfortable seats. The actors were quite good. We would go again.

Thank May100
Reviewed 27 September 2016

It was opening night of the newly constructed Hart new venue next door to the Haywood Theater, and what an evening! A great evening of entertainment the play "In the woods" was excellent. A large cast , well presented, an well preformed. Still a work...More

Thank aamj4321
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We have attend several plays at the HART Theater and have never been disappointed. Most of the time, we have been to the musicals presented in the summer. My all-time favorite was the Buddy Holly Story, but I have never seen a performance there that...More

Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We are so blessed to have a wonderful facility which is about to increase with a new stage. But mostly the talent in this area is amazing. Just saw Arthur Miller 's ALL MY SONS. Such a fantastic production

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We bought our tickets on line for Jesus Christ Superstar. Printed them out on line and it was as easy as that ! Arrived, found our seats and enjoyed the afternoon. The theater is relatively small, not a bad seat in the house. The talent...More

1  Thank doriscole
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

This remains a hidden gem in the mountains. The performances are superb. The actors are good enough to be on Broadway. We are so lucky to have this cultural experience in our midst. One annoying issue needs to be addressed. The headphones for the hard...More

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14 December 2016|
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Response from harttheater | Property representative |
In the winter our performances are on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only. I'm sorry but we will have no performances on Monday and Tuesday, March 13, & 14. Mondays are traditionally the day that all theaters close... More
13 May 2016|
Response from Sherry D |
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