Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre

Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre




 3 Center Green, Suite 200, Carmel, IN 46032

Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, the state’s largest professionally managed community theatre, founded in 1915, provides quality live theatrical entertainment for a broad-based audience. The Theatre produces six shows during its mainstage season, featuring both large-scale musicals and popular plays, in addition to concert-style musical presentations and annual youth productions. Civic represents a unique blend of avocational actors, technicians and professional staff, and offers a wide variety of educational and community outreach programs.

The theatre has been a vital part of the city’s cultural landscape, serving audiences and cast and crew members from Indianapolis, Avon, Brownsburg, Carmel, Fishers, Greenfield, Greenwood, Noblesville, Westfield, Zionsville and communities throughout Central Indiana for 95 years. Civic is the principal resident company of The Tarkington, a 500-seat state-of-the-art proscenium theater, at The Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel.