Music & Theater
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If you’re looking for a fun alternative to the same old movie theater outing – whether with friends or family – take a look at our music & theater options. This area is full of exciting things to do, including theatrical productions and musicals.

Check out our venues below and add some magic to your days. Each listing includes a more detailed description of the venue and the events they host, as well as their name, address, phone number, website, and driving directions.
McLennan Community College Theatre
McLennan Community College Theatre

(254) 299-8200

1400 College Dr
Waco, TX 76703   Directions Website

Sometimes, you'll find an amazing array of talent and entertainment right in your own back yard. Such is the case with the actors and behind-the-scenes personnel that work to bring several productions to the McLennan Community College Theatre. These individuals work hard to bring musicals, operas, and musical dramas to life on their stage several times a year. The hard work has paid off, because the McLennan Community College Theatre has won rave reviews and cultivated a devoted following and steadily attracts new fans.

The Baylor Theatre
The Baylor Theatre

(254) 710-1861

1401 S University Parks Dr
Waco, TX 76706   Directions Website

The Baylor Theatre rises to the challenge every single time they put together a performance. That challenge is to produce work that is comparable to anything done in much larger cities, and, by all accounts, the troupe of actors, producers, directors and stage technicians achieve their goal with flying colors. In addition to the regular season's worth of entertainment, Baylor Theatre also hosts the Horton Foote American Playwrights festival each year which gives audiences a chance to discover up and coming talent.

Waco Children's Theatre
Waco Children's Theatre

(254) 776-0707

2000 Lenamon St
Waco, TX 76710   Directions Website

Ever wonder where the next big Hollywood actor will come from? Maybe that future star will rise from the cast of any of the many productions at the Waco Children's Theatre. This organization provides local youth with a creative outlet as well as an opportunity to get hands-on experience working on and in various stage productions. The program of plays and other engagements is constantly updated, and that not only means that there is great entertainment to be seen and heard by local theater fans, it also means that a future Hollywood star is one step closer to being discovered.

Waco Civic Theatre
Waco Civic Theatre

(254) 776-1591

1517 Lake Air Dr
Waco, TX 76710   Directions Website

Revel and relish in the delightfully entertaining performances found at the Waco Civic Theatre whose roots date back to the 1920s when the work of many enlightened citizens combined to form the historic Waco Little Theatre. Witness the fruits of the collaboration of Baylor's Drama Department and renowned architects to build and showcase the Theatre as it stands today.

The theatre produces 6 Main Stage Productions, ranging from classic dramas to new Broadway musicals to hilarious comedies. Aspiring local artists, theatre professionals, educators, and youth all work in partnership to produce children’s theatre workshops, productions and outreach programs.

Waco Symphony Orchestra
Waco Symphony Orchestra

(254) 754-0851

600 Austin Ave
Waco, TX 76703   Directions Website

Be totally inspired by the performance excellence and sounds of the Waco Symphony that has been making music in Central Texas since 1962 and is still delighting fans of all ages and backgrounds since then. With an impressive array of first class musicians, the Symphony continues to shine forth a passion and joy for music with each and every concert. 

They have attracted world-class talents such as Frank Sinatra Jr., Art Garfunkel, and renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma to perform for the community. Many years of sold-out shows, holiday concerts, and subscription season performances have brought beauty and tranquility to audiences, and the ensemble continues to serve as a fixture in the cultural life of the community.

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