Worcester Foothills Theatre

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Worcester Foothills Theatre
Address 100 Front Street
Worcester, Massachusetts
United States of America
Capacity 349 [1]
Opened 1974
Closed 2009

The Worcester Foothills Theatre was a professional theater company and venue in Worcester, Massachusetts that performed a variety of plays, Musicals, and Musical Reviews.


The Worcester Foothills Theatre, was founded in 1974 by Marc and Susan Smith.[2] Foothills Theatre originally operated from a 200-seat theatre in downtown Worcester. When this building was sold in 1982, Foothills spent 5 years putting up productions in various spaces. In 1987, Foothills Theatre moved to its ultimate site in the former Worcester Center Galleria.[2]

Foothills Theatre "suspended operations"[3] on May 10, 2009, due to lack of funding.[4]


Coordinates: 42°15′45.52″N 71°47′57.87″W / 42.2626444°N 71.7994083°W / 42.2626444; -71.7994083