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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

Backstage Work is Nearly Done!

While the theater has been dark, we continued the renovation and restoration of the theater with some much-needed backstage and infrastructure improvements. Even before COVID-19, we were preparing to fix, upgrade, and expand backstage at the Historic Theater in order to ensure she stood for another 100 years.

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