Do you want to be in the audience?
Or do you want to be behind the scenes?


4th Street Theater
Beatnik's on Conkey
CTG's Chicago Street Theatre
Crown Point Community Theatre
Dunes Summer Theatre
Gary Shakespeare Company
The Genesius Guild
Hammond Community Theatre
Highland Parks Performing Arts Group
L'arc En Ciel Theatre Group
Memorial Opera House
Valparaiso Theatrical Company


  • Theatrepalooza16

    Are you ready to be entertained? Do you need a good laugh or a moment to ponder? The region will shine with the glow of the spotlight as you sit back, laugh, and awe at the amazing talents of local actors. Theatre companies from across NWI will present short shows or excerpts of longer ones […]
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  • Park Plays Series

    NIETF is hosted a series of plays from our member theaters at the Indiana Dunes State Park on Thursday nights throughout the summer.  Come an enjoy a unique experience of theater on the beach! The schedule is as follows: June 2: MakeShift Up June 16: No Exit by Crown Point Community Theatre July 14: Footloose […]
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  • 2016 NIETF Scholarship

    Thank you for your interest in a NIETF Scholarship. The Scholarship is open to residents of Lake, Porter or LaPorte Counties in Indiana. The applicant must be a high school senior or undergraduate student. The applicant must show proof of having worked in or on a production with a NIETF Theatre (Full, Associate, or School […]
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Indiana Arts Commission
Legacy Foundation
Porter County Community Foundation
Ideas In Motion