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Theatre By the Sea

364 Cards Pond Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-6998
+1 401-782-3800
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Our party of four senior citizens attended a Wednesday matinee showing of Beauty and the Beast. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lana S
Sterling, Connecticut, United States
Small but Mighty

It is true that TBTS is tiny, and that staging great musicals is difficult. But somehow they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barre, Massachusetts
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364 Cards Pond Rd, Wakefield, South Kingstown, RI 02879-6998
+1 401-782-3800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our party of four senior citizens attended a Wednesday matinee showing of Beauty and the Beast. I shall begin the accolades with the orchestra, conducted by Jesse Warkentin. He conducts largely with his head, as he is also playing keyboard and is the only member...More

Thank Lana S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is true that TBTS is tiny, and that staging great musicals is difficult. But somehow they always manage beautifully. They hire very talented actors and musicians, as well as directors and choreographers. They do have handicapped accessibility in the theater. It is right up...More

Thank hostermanfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just visited the Theater by the Sea to see Beauty and the Beast Also visited the Restaurant Attached Bistro by the Sea for lunch before the show ( see other review) First let me say the staff and ushers were very helpful. The show itself...More

1  Thank Fingerlakes09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a performance of Beauty & the Beast last week. Cool venue with orchestra and balcony seating. My high school daughter, who is familiar with the score as she performed in a school play last year, enjoyed chatting with the maestro above the orchestra...More

Thank HMFoodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Theatre By the Sea is a hidden treasure. Nestled between the ocean, fields, and route 1, it is the perfect mix: location, beautiful views, and convenient access. The shows area all top-flight, including high calibre cast (local and New York), always live orchestras with excellent...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second visit to Theatre By the Sea; if I lived here, I'd be going to every production they mount. Saw their version of The Music Man, and loved every minute. The cast was fantastic, some great voices, magnificent choreography, stunning set design....More

Thank DonaldYokum
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Summer theater at its best. A great way to see some of the classic musicals of all time. Current offering is Music Man. Great fun. Enjoyed by my wife and I and our two grandaughters (8 & 9).

Thank Wayne V
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Just a great show, soup to nuts. Cast, direction, choreography, design and music all top notch. The grounds are beautiful, take a moment to look at the gardens!

Thank Robb B
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Went to see Music Man last night. I had not been to Theater by the Sea in many years. It has been under new ownership for about six years now and many improvements have been made. The theater has a Bistro restaurant attached which looks...More

Thank funlover_8
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Dancing, singing right on point. Great set. Impeccible delivery. Two strong leads and great supporting cast. Child actors very polished. Summer evening, lovely grounds and the new AC system made for an enjoyable show!

1  Thank newportnanny
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They will have air conditioning this year for the first time. They will not always have it on but when needed!!!!!!