• Third Avenue Playhouse

Third Avenue Playhouse

Door County’s only year-round professional theatre company presents riveting performances of contemporary and modern classic plays and musicals in its 84-seat Studio Theatre. TAP brings audiences face to face with powerful stories by creating the most intimate theatrical experience possible. With its ever-growing reputation, varied educational opportunities, and its long standing in the community, TAP is part of the fabric of Door County’s vibrant arts scene.

“First rate!” “Pitch-perfect!”
– Mike Fischer, Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel

“Should be on the calendar of everybody who visits Door County and loves live theatre!”
 – Dave Begel, OnMilwaukee.com  

Learn a little bit about who we are in this Milwaukee Public Television video segment from “Around the Corner with John McGivern”

NOW PLAYING

ISAAC'S EYE

A fantastically brilliant and fresh new play by Lucas Hnath, one of the most produced young playwrights in the country today. The Chicago Sun-Times called ISAAC’S EYE “ingeniously imagined, surprisingly passionate and deliciously satisfying.” The Chicago Tribune called it “smart, stimulating and fast-moving.”

OPENING JULY 28th

MADAME SHERRY

This vintage 1910 musical comedy is stuffed with songs, laughs, and dances. Hailed by The New York Times as “delightful, exhilarating, and tuneful”.

OPENS SEPTEMBER 8th

THE GIN GAME

Humor and psychological warfare crackle over a card game between two quick-witted residents of an assisted living facility in this Pulitzer Prize-winning play. “A thoroughly entertaining lesson in the fine art of theatrical finesse. The closest thing the theatre offers to a duel at 10 paces.” – The New Yorker