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Macaroni KID Guide to Family-Friendly Regional Theatre

By Tessa D'Ippolito, Publisher October 31, 2022

Updated October 17

Make wonderful family memories by attending a special family-friendly theater performance, concert or special show at a nearby theatre!  We're lucky to have many great theatres within an hour's drive.  See our list below of upcoming family-friendly productions.


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Cary Hall
1605 Massachusetts Ave
Lexington MA 02420

617-531-1257


The Umbrella Stage Company
40 Stow St.
Concord MA 01742

978-371-0820

  • Dracula, Sept 30 - Oct 23 (ages 16+)
  • RENT, Nov 11 - Dec 4 (ages 14+)


North Shore Music Theatre
62 Dunham Rd
Beverly MA 01915

978-232-7200


Boch Center Wang Theatre & Shubert Theatre
270 Tremont St
Boston MA 02116


Boston Opera House
539 Washington St
Boston MA 02111

617-259-3400


Wheelock Family Theatre
180 Riverway
Boston MA 02215

617-879-2300

  • Matilda, Oct 21-Nov 20
  • Make Way for Ducklings, Feb 17-Mar 12
  • Bud, Not Buddy, Apr 14-May 14


Agganis Arena
925 Commonwealth Ave
Boston MA 02215

617-358-7000


Lighthouse ArtSpace Boston
130 Columbus Ave
Boston MA 02116

844-304-4644


Lowell Memorial Auditorium
50 East Merrimack St
Lowell MA 01852

866-722-8881


Merrimack Repertory Theatre
50 East Merrimack St
Lowell MA 01852

(978) 654-4678

  • The 39 Steps, Sep 14-Oct 2
  • Macbeth, Oct 19-Nov 6
  • A Christmas Carol, Nov 30-Dec 24
  • Letters from Home, Jan 18-Feb 5
  • Red Riding Hood, April 5-16
  • How High the Moon: The Music of Ella Fitzgerald, May 3-21


Tsongas Center
300 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Lowell MA 01852

(866) 722-8780


DCU Center
50 Foster St
Worcester MA 01608


The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts
2 Southbridge St
Worcester MA 01608

(877) 571-SHOW (7569)




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