About OTP

Our Facilities

Old Town Playhouse is located in the Old Town neighborhood of Traverse City, Michigan at 148 E. Eighth Street, between Union and Cass Streets.

The Playhouse is four blocks south of Front Street in downtown Traverse City and five blocks south of Grandview Parkway, also known as M-37, which runs parallel to the West Bay of Grand Traverse Bay.

OTP ExteriorThe Old Town Playhouse MainStage Theatre seats approximately 277 people and MainStage productions have reserved seating. The theatre is located at 148 E. Eighth Street, Traverse City, Michigan.

The Schmuckal Theatre is the smaller of two performance spaces at the Old Town Playhouse. Located in the lower level of the Playhouse, the Schmuckal Theatre seats approximately 65 attendees per performance in an intimate black box setting.OTP Studio Theatre

Studio Theatre performances are held at the Studio Theatre at the Depot, located at 620 Railroad Place on the corner of E. Eighth Street and Woodmere Avenue, Traverse City, Michigan. Seating for Studio productions is generally 80 persons and is based on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Old Town Playhouse season regularly consists of 5 MainStage production, 4 Studio Theatre Productions, several Children's Theatre performances and numerous meetings and events.

Season tickets are available each summer for MainStage and Studio Theatre productions.

Single tickets are available approximately eight weeks prior to each production opening.

To receive our most recent brochure and be placed on our mailing list, contact the Business Office at (231) 947-2210, ext 4.

  • Fax Orders: (231) 947-4955
  • Phone Orders: (231) 947-2210
  • Mail Orders: Old Town Playhouse, P.O. Box 262, Traverse City, MI 49685

Old Town Playhouse

Main Stage Theatre
148 E. Eighth Street
at the corner of
Cass & East 8th St.

OTP Studio Theatre
620 Railroad Place
at the corner of
East 8th and Woodmere