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The Music Hall is a nonprofit performing arts center comprised of two venues in the heart of downtown Portsmouth, NH. One is an 895-seat Victorian-era theater, recently restored and renovated, the other a 120-seat modern, converted storefront theater, which opened in 2011.

The Historic Theater

Built in 1878, the Historic Theater is beautifully restored and renovated Vaudeville-era theater.

The Loft

A converted retail space, that opened in 2011, the Loft is a contemporary black box theater.

Technical Specifications

Technical specifications of both theaters for visiting production members, renters, and the curious.

From Our Blog

Discovering Artists at The Loft

The first time I heard singer/songwriter Alejandro Escovedo perform, I was blown away by his soulful rock & roll. In a recent profile in The New Yorker, Nick Paumgarten called Escovedo one of the most celebrated artists in the state of Texas. But he was not on my radar until I heard him rock out in The Music Loft.

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