Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival & Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Inc.

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival & Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Inc.

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival & Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Inc., known as "Broadway in the Finger Lakes," is a multi-venue arts organization and the largest producing professional musical theatre organization in New York State, outside of New York City. 

In season, Finger Lakes Musical Theatre offers main stage productions at the Preston H. Theatre in the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse at Emerson Park in Auburn, New York, as well as musicals at Theater Mack in downtown Auburn, and at the Callahan Theater at Nazareth College Arts Center in Rochester, New York.

In addition to the seasonal main stage productions, the Merry-Go Round Youth Theatre---the nation’s largest resident touring youth education program, travels to schools in 72 districts statewide, entertaining more than 125,000 children.  

Over the summer, the touring company travels to libraries, parks, state and county fairs, playgrounds, etc. to provide free, live theatrical experiences to families across New York.  

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival also partners with Absolute Dance to provide comprehensive, professional musical theatre training sessions to interested students.


Visit Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival for productions and showtimes!