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Drag Story Hour
Step into “Veranda’s living room”—complete with shiny shimmery decor, a pian...
Community is sacred at Near West Theatre. With over 40 years of history, our alumni network casts a broad net across northeast Ohio and beyond. Have you moved away or just lost touch? We want to hear from you and know what you’re up to. Reach out!
While you’re here, take a walk down memory lane by checking out our History section of the website. You may recognize a few faces!
Donations of all sizes create artistic opportunities for hundreds of youth and adults each year.
Become a Volunteer
Near West Theatre was founded on volunteer support, and it sustains us to this day. Discover the ways to get involved.
Every show, every program, every event is made possible by donors like you. Monthly gifts make a sustaining impact!
Our journey started with a big vision and a small seed. Over 43 years later, that vision has transformed thousands of lives and a near west side community.
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