We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Muncie Civic Theatre

Address: 216 East Main Street, Muncie, IN 47305
Phone Number: (765) 288-7529
Improve this listing
Ranked #3 of 23 things to do in Muncie
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Attraction details
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Hotels near Muncie Civic Theatre

Write a Review

16 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
31 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This little theater has lots of local people you never knew that had talent. Muncie has lots of singers & dancers who can keep you laughing or they can make you cry. You need to give them a try. Inexpancive fun for all

Was this review helpful? Yes
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

this is a local theater and its mostly the community involved with the shows. Some university students come 'over' and be in plays also. they are current with a lot of shows. its homey theater, been a theater for years, and is registered as a national treasure. IT has won numerous awards both state, national and even international competitions. Go... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

THE TOYMAKER was on stage this past Saturday to Muncie Civic Theater. The format was very unusual and very enjoyable. I always enjoy an evening at Muncie Civic.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Indianapolis, Indiana
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Muncie Civic provides a tremendous atmosphere for our local actors/singers/directors as well as pulling some students from Ball State for year round productions. The Historic Building has been restored in many areas, and is beautifully maintained with great oak features. More is needed to be done, like seats need to be replaced (but that takes $$$). We recently saw My... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kalamazoo, Michigan
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We saw the musical Cabaret, and enjoyed the music, the singing, the acting, the sets, costumes very much. The old theater has a great ambience.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Muncie, Indiana
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Muncie Civic Theatre is a downtown landmark. It isn't a fancy venue. You can expect a small theatre with balcony, showing signs of its age, but with productions of excellent quality. Last night we went to see Cabaret. The cast included experienced Civic performers, as well as young talent from the theater department at Ball State University. This is typical... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Indiana, USA
Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
57 attraction reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

The Muncie Civic Theatre is a great place to experience local talent and spend an evening enlightening ones mind whilst supporting local actors, their dreams and the arts. Is it Broadway? Is it Professional? Even Local "for-profit"? No. But, it IS an outlet for local people to explore the arts... they try hard and they make up for lack of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Muncie, Indiana
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Muncie Civic Theater provides a great value with fine entertainment featuring local actors/singers/directors year round in a historic building. Restoration has been done in several areas in the building (and more is needed) but the last few years have shown an upsurge in the quality of the shows, the appearance of the building, and the excitement in the community. It... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Muncie, Indiana
Top Contributor
127 reviews 127 reviews
31 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Pulling a local talent base and students from area universities like Ball State, the shows are pretty good. They are not all broadway quality, but I have seen some stellar performances. If you're debating about attending a show - go ahead and give it a try. For the price, you'll enjoy the experience.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Muncie, Indiana, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

I have been to many shows at Civic Theater and I have enjoyed every one of the shows. The arts in Muncie, IN are great and I would take a date, family, or friends. A great way to show your support in the community as well as see a great show.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Muncie Civic Theatre also viewed


Been to Muncie Civic Theatre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Muncie Civic Theatre staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?