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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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Just closed out the best summer season yet

Bill Haney has improved the caliber of performers and shows year over year that would rival... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wakefield, Rhode Island
Hidden Gem

In a most unsuspecting place! Very charming upscale Playhouse by the sea! Tickets are reasonable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Plattsburgh, New York
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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

Bill Haney has improved the caliber of performers and shows year over year that would rival Broadway. My husband and I have been season ticket holders for quite a few seasons and it keeps getting better looking forward to next year

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a most unsuspecting place! Very charming upscale Playhouse by the sea! Tickets are reasonable and show quality is terrific. There's a lovely bistro connected to the playhouse in which you can dine at before the show. The food is excellent and price are reasonable....More

Thank 4GivenMuch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the play and we had great seats, in the 2nd row! I think that because it is a fairly small theater, that even the seats further back would have been fine! It was a beautiful evening,a and an outside bar is available before the...More

Thank SueM1017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Theatre by the Sea has done an outstanding feat in this production of "The Producers!" The play was hilarious and the cast outstanding with their singing, dancing and comedy. For such a small venue, the sets (which were many) were very good. In this crazy...More

Thank kapaugers
Reviewed 10 August 2017

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 8 August 2017

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 7 August 2017

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

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 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 26 July 2017

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 19 July 2017

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

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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!!!!!!