Bring your performance to the Publick Playhouse!

The Publick Playhouse is the premiere showcase venue for central Prince George’s County. Our 494-seat theatre has a generous stage that is 30-feet deep with a 42-foot wide proscenium opening.
People sitting in seats in an auditorium
Both the acoustics and site lines are exceptional from every seat in the house. The Playhouse is also equipped with a 20-foot electric movie screen for films or multimedia presentations.


We offer pricing priority to non-profit performing arts groups based in Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties.

Non-Profit Groups

Non-profit groups must provide proof of their non-profit status, and all rental groups MUST provide a certificate of $1,000,000 liability insurance, naming the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission.

Reserve Dates or Request a Site Visit

All rentals include our professional staff who provide lighting, sound, front of house, and box office services. To reserve dates or request a site visit, please call us at 301-277-1711. A rental contract is required to use the facility.