To the Ancient Greeks, Thalia was the Muse of  Comedy and Idyllic poetry.  Her icon, the smiling mask, came to be one of the symbols of theatre.

Our Thalia is a performing arts complex opening in Central Square in late fall 2016. Consisting of a 99-seat theatre, a rehearsal hall, and a lounge where patrons can socialize, The Thalia will be home to traditional and experimental theatre, comedy, live music, dance, and so much more.

We are looking for your support and donations. To help nurture Cambridge’s newest venue for live entertainment, please join our email list, or visit our support page for information about our Kickstarter campaign.

Our Mission

  • To foster amazing, innovative, and relevant theatre
  • To run an efficient and profitable business
  • To give back to our communities
  • To create a supportive and welcoming environment for our guests and collaborators
  • To continue to improve The Thalia for our employees and our guests. 

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We want to thank everyone who came out to the Fun-Raiser on July 28th.  We were few, but mighty -- and those folks are helping to spread the word about The Thalia. 

Did you read the nice piece that Boston Magazine recently did on us? It's generated a lot of interest, including from some theater companies who might like to partner with us! More on that as it develops. 

The wheels are bureaucracy turn slowly, but they do turn.  Our next step on the long journey is an appearance in front of Cambridge's…

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Scouting in Cambridge

Our founder, Scratch, sat down with Scout Cambridge's intrepid reporter, Emily Cassel, to dish the dirt on The Thalia, the Boston performing arts, scene, and more.  Read all about it on the Scout website.
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Thank You Irving House B&B

We've just received a wonderful gesture of support from the good folks at the Irving House.  With our Summer Fun-Raiser a little more than a week away, they have agreed to be one of our Platinum level sponsors, demonstrating a commitment to the arts in Cambridge which we should all applaud.  As if that wasn't enough, they've also donated a great item for our silent auction! 

Located at 24 Irving Street in  Harvard Square, Irving House has served travellers coming to Cambridge since 1945. In its early years…Read more