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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

Thanks to Our HVAC Capital Campaign Investors!

Good fortune often falls on The Music Hall. A year before COVID-19 hit, a small committee—led by Gail VanHoy Carolan, our Director of Institutional Advancement, and Mike Pilot as honorary chair—was raising funds for an Infrastructure campaign, where the most urgent of those needs was replacing an antiquated HVAC system.

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