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Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 12:41pm
It's time to raise your voice and raise the roof for Porthouse Theatre's 2016 Season!
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 1:20pm
Kent, OH – Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s summer professional theatre, recently held its inaugural Porthouse International Academy. Sixteen students and one faculty member from South Korea’s SangMyung University participated in the comprehensive theatre experience.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 3:21pm
You won't be able to stop the beat at Porthouse this July when "Hairspray" dances across the stage.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 3:13pm
Porthouse Theatre will present "Violet" July 9-25. Directed by Steven C. Anderson, “Violet” opens July 10 and runs through July 25. A preview performance will take place on July 9. A musical of transformation, “Violet” chronicles a young disfigured woman’s journey of self-discov...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 3:04pm
Porthouse Theatre's 2015 season will open with Stephen Sondheim's "A Little Night Music." Directed by Sean Morrissey, “A Little Night Music” opens June 12 and runs through June 27. A preview performance will take place on June 11. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and bo...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 12:17pm
Porthouse Theatre has launched a $1 million capital campaign that will provide a number of significant improvements including a new box office, expanded bathrooms and customer service area, a new roof for the theatre, and a new parking lot. Thanks to a generous donation of $250,0...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 4:01pm
Kent, OH – The Cleveland Critics Circle recently honored Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s outdoor, summer theatre on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, with several awards for accomplishments during the 2014 season. The Cleveland Critics Circle Awards recognize outsta...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:08pm
Kent, OH – BroadwayWorld Cleveland has recognized Porthouse Theatre with multiple nominations for productions that took place in the summer of 2014. Nominations for the awards are submitted by BroadwayWorld readers and verified by the BroadwayWorld Cleveland editorial team. Port...
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:04pm
Cuyahoga Falls, OH - Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s outdoor, summer theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, will celebrate its 47th season with productions of “A Little Night Music,” “Violet,” and “Hairspray.”
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 3:01pm
Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Porthouse Theatre, Kent State University’s professional outdoor summer theatre located on the grounds of Blossom Music Center, is proud to present a special staged reading of a new musical, Minnie Quay. Performances will take place on Thurs. and Fri., Aug. 7...

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