About

About

The Waterfront Playhouse has been entertaining Key West audiences for over 75 years. Located in the heart of Key West’s historic Mallory Square, this not-for-profit, professional theater attracts locals and tourists with a wide range of theatrical fare. The Playhouse is an intimate 150-seat theater located steps from Key West’s nightly sunset celebration.

The Playhouse utilizes Key West’s rich talent pool of actors, directors and designers, as well as attracting internationally known luminaries including Terrence McNally, Kelly McGillis, Donna McKechnie, Charles Busch, Israel Horowitz and Carl Hiaasen.

Recent hit productions at the Playhouse include Monty Python’s Spamalot, The Drowsy Chaperone, Casa Valentina, August: Osage County, Lend Me a Tenor, Noises Off, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, She Loves Me, Next Fall, Doubt, Twelve Angry Men, The Full Monty, Reefer Madness, Urinetown, Equus and the world premiere of Carl Hiaasen’s Lucky You, as well as many others.

When the sun sets, the curtain rises at the Waterfront Playhouse.

Latest News

The latest happenings at The Waterfront Playhouse.

The Waterfront Playhouse season continues……. With a twist!

The Waterfront Playhouse season continues……. With a twist! The Waterfront Playhouse, whose production of the hit musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert, was cut short due to the pandemic, has taken a twist in offering Key West entertainme [...]

A letter from Tom Thayer, Managing Artistic Director

Dear Friends and Patrons, The Waterfront Playhouse has been bringing fantastic stories to life for 80 years, an [...]

Video Sneak Peak Of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert. Don’t Miss This!!!

Video Sneak Peak: Priscilla Queen Of The Desert. Check Out What All The Critics Are Raving About Ticket Informa [...]

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