The Public Theatre

Professional Theatre at an affordable price.

Voted the “BEST THEATRE IN MAINE" five years in a row by the Down East Magazine readers' poll and the "#1 GEM” in Lewiston-Auburn by the Sun Journal Readers’ poll, The Public Theatre is a professional Equity theatre producing Broadway quality theatre for the people of Maine at an affordable price. Featuring the finest professional actors from New York to Los Angeles. The Public Theatre produces an exciting selection of contemporary plays every October thru May for a top ticket price of only $20. Reaching an annual audience of over 16,000 people, with over 50% of its audience coming from outside of Androscoggin County, The Public Theatre is proud to be a cornerstone in the cultural life of Lewiston/Auburn.