Whitefish Theatre Company

1 Central Avenue
Whitefish, MT 59937

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Call 406-862-5371

O’Shaughnessy Center Rental Information

WTC's Home - The I.A. O'Shaughnessey Center
I.A. O’Shaughnessy Center

When I. A. O’Shaughnessy Center spaces are not being used by WTC, they are available for rent by other community organizations, businesses and individuals. Dance and yoga classes, recitals, slide shows, films, speakers, public forums, and school and chamber events are just a few of the activities held here. The O’Shaughnessy Center spaces that may be available for rent are the Dance Studio, the Conference Room, the Green Room, the Lobby or the full Theatre (the main theatre with 328 fixed seats, the lobby, the green room, 2 dressing rooms and facility restrooms).

Contact the Whitefish Theatre Company business office at 406-862-5371 to check availability of specific rental dates.

In addition to space rental, Whitefish Theatre Company offers rental of Theatre Company lighting, sound, audio visual equipment and can provide a WTC approved technician for equipment setup and operation. WTC can provide a raised stage, additional seating, a podium, folding tables and staffing assistance to meet renter’s needs.

Whitefish Theatre Co and the City of Whitefish require renters obtain their own liability insurance (with liquor liability rider if alcohol will be served). The renter’s certificate of insurance must be on file with WTC before the scheduled event.

Non-Profit Organizations
Full Day Rental - $500
½ day (from 3pm) - $350
Lobby only - $175

Dance Studio/Green Room - $25/hr   $200/day (8am-midnight)
Conference Room - $20/hr  $50 ½ day; $100/day (8am-midnight)

For Profit Groups: Basic Charge
Full Day Rental - $750
½ day (from 3pm) - $550

Receptions/Parties - $1800 (includes professional cleaning; does not include room set up, equipment or tech fees

Lobby only - $225

Dance Studio/Green Room - $30/hr   $190/day


Check RENTAL RATES sheet for cost of theatre lighting, sound, staffing and various other options.

Download and complete a RENTAL REQUEST after confirming availability of desired rental dates.



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Please come through the North door (parking lot) and arrive in time to fill out an audition form. No preparation is necessary.

Theatre Productions

August 29th and 30th at 7:30pm
Performance Dates:
October 14 - 17 & 21 - 23, 2021

September 27th and 28th
at 6:30pm for children 12 and up
and 7:30pm for adults
with possible call backs on the 29th
NOTE: Older teens may be in the adult cast or considered for special dance parts.
Performance Dates:
December 1 - 5 & 9 - 12, 2021

December 13th and 14th at 7:30pm
The role of Marianne Angelle has been pre-cast. All other roles are open.
Performance Dates:
February 24 - 27 & March 3 - 5, 2022

Audition Dates - February 13 th at 7:30pm
1 man (John Dashwood - age 35 to 65+)
1 woman (Lucy - age 25 to 45)
all other roles were cast before the pandemic shutdown
Performance Dates:
May 7 - 10 & 14 - 16, 2022

April 3rd & 4th
Performance Dates:
May 26 - 29 & June 2 - 4, 2022

Black Curtain Reader’s Theatre Productions

The Cemetery Club
September 12th at 7:30pm
Performance Dates:
September 25 & 26, 2021

The Siegel
October 17th at 7:30pm
Performance Dates:
November 6 & 7, 2021

January 16th at 7:30pm
Performance Dates:
January 29 & 30, 2022

February 27th at 7:30pm
Performance Dates:
March 12 & 13, 2022

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(current as of January 20, 2022)

Grants provided by

I. A. O'Shaughnessey Foundation

Montana Cultural Trust
We are funded in part by coal severance taxes paid based upon coal mined in Montana and deposited in Montana's cultural and aesthetic projects trust fund.

Whitefish Community Foundation


Montana Arts Council

National Endowment For The Arts