About TWH

About TWH

Box Office: (863) 294-SHOW (7469) ext. 1

Weeks during a Mainstage Production:
Tuesday – Saturday, 1-5 pm; 90 minutes prior to scheduled curtain times

Weeks without a Mainstage Production:
Tuesday – Friday, 1 – 4 pm



theatre-winter-haven-02THEATRE WINTER HAVEN has been called “one of the best community theatres in America” by the Tampa Tribune, the Lakeland Ledger and the Winter Haven News Chief. Since our founding as a non-profit organization in 1970, TWH has worked to fulfill our Mission Statement:

“We inspire, challenge, entertain, and educate our community by creating exceptional theatrical experiences”

Each year, Theatre Winter Haven produces a six-play Main Stage subscription season, a two-play Theatre for Young People’s series, and numerous Tribute Tuesday Series events.

Some Facts

  • Over 30,000 tickets sold annually
  • Over 120 performances per year
  • With an economic impact of $1.5 million to Polk County
  • Over 7,000 volunteer man-hours donated annually
  • Over 3,400 annual subscribers who see each of our Mainstage shows
  • Our Women’s Guild raises funds and hosts events open to anyone.
  • A Senior Theatre Program called the ACT IV Players which tours retirement homes and community centers.


TWH offers 6 Mainstage productions for adults, a complete Theatre Academy program, in-school and after-school classes, a touring program for young adults, a touring program for senior citizens, and numerous Tribute Tuesday Series events. A professional staff of nine oversees the programming, and professional theatre artists are brought in from around the state and country to design, direct and perform.

Subscribers are given first choice to tickets for special events produced by Theatre Winter Haven. Past special events have included:

  • Duelin’ Divas
  • Unforgettable – The Nat King Cole Story
  • My Way – Frank Sinatra
  • PHANTOM, CATS, LES MIZ in concert
  • SANDERS FAMILY at the Polk

“Theatre Winter Haven is not only a cultural asset but an economic benefit to our community as well.”
– Superintendent of Schools, School Board of Polk County

Proud Member of the Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce


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