Does NOT occur on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
March 15, 2019 - March 23, 2019
  • Towngate Theatre & Cinema
    2118 Market Street Wheeling, WV
  • 304-242-7700
  • Hours
    Fridays & Saturdays: 8:00pm/Sunday Matinee: 3:00pm
  • $12.50

Towngate Theatre presents “The Shaughraun” by Dion Boucicault March 15-17 & March 22-23. Curtain is at 8pm. A 3pm matinee takes place Sunday, March 17.

Admission is $12.50/$11 OI members. Purchase tickets online or call 304-242-7700.

Sponsored by Unified Bank.

Join Us for St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Drink

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a traditional Irish dinner catered by Ye Olde Alpha and a selection of Irish beer. Ticket price includes dinner, wine, beer and soft drinks.  The event takes place from 6-8:30pm following the Sunday, March 17 matinee performance of “The Shaughraun.” Cost is $30 per person. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Towngate, which supports the creative work of the theatre, as well as projects to preserve the historic building.

Advance reservations required. Register online or call 304-242-7700.

Experience the magic of art onstage…

Towngate is the premiere venue for community theater in Wheeling.  Enjoy an intimate theater experience. Marvel at and applaud the talent of local actors. Experience a variety of though-provoking, heartwarming, comedic and historically significant works from renowned playwrights and talented newcomers. When watching a stage production, you are transported into a different world. Escape from reality and feel the energy created by sharing an intimate space with actors and fellow theatergoers. Live action happens right before your eyes. There’s no app for that!  Furthermore, theater is a social experience meant to be shared with one another. So, bring your family and friends and meet new friends, too. And, most importantly, support your local actors, directors, stage managers, set and costume designers. They spend months working to bring characters and stories to life. Their efforts produce amazing art time and time again.

Keeping the Community in Community Theater in Wheeling. . .

Towngate is a cornerstone of creative life in Wheeling and serves as an entertainment destination for residents of the Ohio Valley and beyond. People of all ages and backgrounds gather here to create and experience art onstage. Most of all, Towngate celebrates the essential power of theater to illuminate our common humanity. The community enjoys and participates in hundreds of live performances, classes and workshops year-round.