Theatre by the Sea is at 364 Card's Pond Rd. off Matunuck Beach Rd. Tony Award-winning musicals are presented in summer months in this restored, converted 1929 barn. Since the theater opened in 1933, it has presented shows featuring such stars as Marlon Brando, Helen Reddy, Charles Shaughnessy, Jessica Tandy and Mae West. It is said to be one of the last converted barns used as a theater in the country.
Time: Allow 3 hours minimum.
Tickets $44-$67. Children's theater $12. Reservations are recommended.
AAA members save 10% off select value section tickets. Call 401-782-TKTS (8587) and ask for the "AAA Any Time Discount."
Hours: Box office is open Mon.-Sat. 1-6, Memorial Day-Labor Day; Mon.-Fri. noon-6, rest of year. Performances are given Tues.-Fri. at 8 p.m.; Thurs. at 2; Sat. at 4 and 8; Sun. at 2, 5 and 7, early June-early Sept. Children's theater performances given on select Fri. at 10 and noon, July-Aug. Hours may vary. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.