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The Mac-Haydn Theatre

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Broadway Quality Shows at a fraction of the Price

Always creative and innovative, the MacHaydn has the best lineup of any area theatre all summer... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
epicNewYork
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new york
Great entertainment at a reasonable price

My wife and I traveled to Chatham, New York to see two musical programs in August. The first was... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Richous
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Meriden
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All Musicals, All Summer! Acclaimed professional theatre, presenting classic and contemporary musicals in a charming, unique theatre-in-the-round setting since 1969. Talented professional performers, wonderful singing, dazzling dancing, lots of...more
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1925 State Route 203, Chatham, NY 12037-2108
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Always creative and innovative, the MacHaydn has the best lineup of any area theatre all summer. They have a young and talented cast and they take risks with their interpretation that always makes a musical new and exciting. I saw Cabaret in NYC but enjoyed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank epicNewYork
Reviewed September 2, 2018

My wife and I traveled to Chatham, New York to see two musical programs in August. The first was Mamma Mia, hand the second was The Hunchback of Notre Dam. We were amazed at the talent and professionalism at both performances. We have attended several...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richous
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Our family which included girls 5 and 2 went to see “ The Pied Piper”. I was unsure if it would hold their attention but it did. This little theatre in the round doesn’t have a bad seat in the house. The acting was animated,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We have visited this summer theatre for the last 15 years and they have never disappointed us. The shows are high energy working on a round stage and using the aisles as well. If you're in the area, make it a point to see a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Connie S
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This awesome in the round theatre has an awesome company of actors and produces a fantastic show, not to be missed. Mamma Mia was fantastic, so was Hunchback.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bruce M
Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hi, Bruce, We're so glad you are enjoying our shows! Thanks for commenting.

Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I took my family to see Mamma Mia at the Mac-Haydn theater and we had a wonderful time. We all left with big smiles on our faces and ABBA's music replaying in our heads.I love Mac-Haydn because it is so accessible. It is close to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sheffeca
Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Thank you! So glad you enjoyed the show. Please come back soon - "Hunchback", opening onThursday has wonderful music and voices.

Reviewed July 21, 2018

This is a new find for us. Have brought my 6 year old grandsons to 2 shows, last year Dr. Seuss and this year The Real Story of Little Red Riding Hood. They loved it and so did my daughter and I. Actors were excellent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

If you are thinking of attending a show, beware of the ticketing policy. My wife and I wanted to order tickets for a family group (4 adults, 3 children). We looked for available seats, of which there were many, about 5-6 weeks in advance, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018

My wife and I took a bus trip to Mac Haydn Theater with a group to see the musical "MAMA MIA." It was an excellent performance. We not only enjoyed the play but liked this 350-seat in the round. Very easy viewing the performance regardless...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Les F
Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you, Les - we're glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Come back soon!

Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Saw Cabaret. The venue was charming, and the performances - band, actors, supporting staff - exceeded my expectations. I hope to see another production soon. So glad I went.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Holly G
Barbara P, Public Relations Manager at The Mac-Haydn Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Hello - we're so glad you enjoyed "Cabaret" and look forward to entertaining you again!

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Hello, We are handicap accessible. There is a paved walk from the parking area driveway - it does go uphill but not for a long ways and not steeply - and there are spaces for wheelchairs in the seating which other people on... More
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Mary W
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Hello, You can be dropped off by a paved path going to the entrance, which would be about 12 yards, I estimate, then another 20 to 30 yards, through the lobby and to your seat, depending on where that is. There is a slight... More
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