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Theatre at TRC

Theatre at The Renaissance Center

The Renaissance Center is proud to present both professional and community theatre as well as educational productions offered for School Field Trips, Homeschool Groups and Group performances.


BoxOfficeTickets are available through the Box Office: 615-740-5600, Toll-free: (888) 700-2300 or online.

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 2014 Theatre Shows:

Coming This Fall...

Romeo & Juliet


To Be Announced

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The Gaslight Dinner Theatre
Critics love our intimate 80-seat theatre on the basement level of The Renaissance Center! The GDT is in its twelfth year of offering first-rate productions with professional talent found at regional and national auditions.
Good food. Good Fun. That's Dinnertainment!

Gaslight Dinner Theatre performances are offered on Friday and Saturday evenings (6:30 dinner, showtime at 7:30) and Thursday and Friday (new days for 2013) matinees (12noon lunch, showtime at 1pm). More information...

The Renaissance Players is the center's community theatre troupe. With more than 400 members, the Players present productions each year that include popular musicals and plays. Shows are cast through open auditions and performances are presented in the center's 450-seat Performance Hall. The Renaissance Players provides Middle Tennesseans with an opportunity to work with the professional directors, actors, technicians and craftsmen from The Renaissance Center to present productions comparable to most professional theatre companies.

Renaissance Players productions are usually offered on Friday and Saturday evenings at 7pm and Sunday matinees at 2pm. A special luncheon performance is often offered. More information...

The Mind Enriching Theatre (M.E.T.) series consists of age-appropriate professionally produced plays aimed at enhancing the educator's curriculum. Plays range from familiar favorites to classic stories and are coodinated with art and music workshops. Each play has a corresponding Study Guide for teachers. Performances can accommodate up to 450 in the Performance Hall. More information...

The Renaissance Center's Theatre Arts Department is a member of American Association of Community Theatre, National Dinner Theatre Association, Unified Professional Theatre Association, Southeastern Theatre Conference and United States Institute for Theatre Technology.

Department productions are produced with the generous help of The Jackson Foundation, The Tennessee Arts Commission and The National Endowment for the Arts. 

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Corporate and private sponsorship of specific shows and entire seasons also help keep Theatre a part of our community. For information about helping to support the Arts in our community, contact Bob Kucher, Senior Director of Visual Arts and Theatre, at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or (615)740-5565!

The Renaissance Center’s Theatre Family Tree is a program to benefit and support the Theatre Arts programs offered at the center.
Proceeds from the Theatre Family Tree project help those programs grow and improve, enabling more people to experience the joy of a thriving Theatre Arts community. More information...


stage_curtainsThe Mel RomineScholarship
The Renaissance Center’s Theatre Department will award the 2011 Mel Romine Scholarship to a 2011 High School graduate who has been involved with The Renaissance Players Community Theatre and plans to further their theatrical education. More information...


FHU | Dickson

@ The Renaissance Center

Classes Begin Fall 2014

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We're closer than you think! (about 35 minutes from downtown Nashville / just 15 minutes from Bellevue!) Map & directions.

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855 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055

Tel: (615)740-5600
Toll Free: (888)700-2300