In keeping with the island’s cornucopia of artistic and cultural offerings, Nantucket boasts a vibrant performing arts community producing a variety of theatrical works throughout the year. On-island theater groups entertain, enchant and inspire audiences, bringing both beloved classics and avant-garde productions to life on stage. Educational and volunteer opportunities abound as well. Theater for the Very Young is a new initiative presenting theatrical productions performed by theater professionals specifically for student audiences of varying ages. Explore by map location or by browsing our collection below.