Theatre and Music

Actors performing on stage in front of the lake

Local, national, and international artists hit the Mountain Maryland stages to entertain audiences of all ages. Concerts and live performances abound throughout the region at these theaters and entertainment centers. View the full calendar of events to see what’s playing, who’s performing, and what exciting things are happening in Mountain Maryland!

Headquartered in Cumberland, Maryland, Allegany Allied Arts is dedicated to staging and supporting arts-related events and productions.
The Allegany County Fairgrounds has been home to the annual Allegany County Fair & Ag Expo for more than 30 years. The grounds and multi-purpose building may be rented out for many events.
CES at Frostburg State University brings national and international performing artists and audiences together to experience and celebrate the arts.
Western Maryland's only regional professional theatre presenting musicals, comedies, and dramas throughout the year.
Dante's Bar in Downtown Frostburg hosts great live music throughout the year, as well as periodic open mic nights, poetry slams, and other special event. The venue also features the work of local artists.
The Embassy Theatre offers an eclectic repertoire of theatre, classic film, live music, art and dance.
Your premiere ballroom dance studio in Western Maryland.
A premier performing arts facility offering the highest quality professional instruction with a focus on personal growth, self esteem, teamwork, and communication skills for all ages.
Mountain City Traditional Arts is a venue in Downtown Frostburg that is dedicated to the education, sales, documentation and perpetuation of regional art and craft.
Mountainside Baroque's annual series of concerts continues to delight local patrons as well as visitors from the surrounding metropolitan areas.
The Palace Theatre shows a mix of classic, independent, documentary, and foreign films, and hosts live music, plays, and speakers. Check website for event days and times as actual operating hours vary.
WAE is a non-profit organization, which bridges international understanding through cultural and citizen diplomacy.