Helena Avenue Theatre

1319 Helena Avenue | Helena, Montana

The HAT in progress!

Coming Events


Open House Reception at the HAT

Saturday, April 4, 2:00–5:00 p.m.

Join us for a tour of the facility, entertainment, and refreshments.

HAT Gala Grand Opening


April 16–25 | Tickets $18

Bards of the Big Sky is the Gala Grand Opening production for the HAT and is part of the first MPN Montana Premiere Project. Provided the construction of  MPN's new home at the HAT is on schedule, performances are slated for April 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 2020. Bards of the Big Sky features three original plays by Montana Playwrights, and music composed and performed by Steven Gores. The plays are Driver’s Ed by Cynthia M. Webb; Flotsam, Jetsam & Bill by Jay Kettering, and Montana Fish Story by Pamela Jamruszka Mencher. To attend this historic and entertaining event, make your reservations by sending an email to montanaplaywrights@gmail.com, or call/text 406-235-0353

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Offered by the Montana Playwrights Network

How the West Was Fun!

June 18–August 2

An original, old-fashioned melodrama plus a 19th-century Olio Show in the spirit of the Old West.

HAT Summer Training Program

For Youth and Adults

Classes in Playwriting, Acting, Improvisation, Musical Theatre, and Theatre Technology

Community Shows at the HAT!

Last Chance New Play Festival

Presented in November by the Experimental Theatre Cooperative



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