Gamut® Theatre is the combined company of Popcorn Hat Players Children’s Theatre and Harrisburg Shakespeare Company. Our mission is to tell classic stories in new and exciting ways.


A world where all people cherish classic stories and share them with future generations.

About us

Each year Gamut presents approximately 250 performances to 30,000 people. Moreover, 20,000 students per year enjoy our theatre school classes, workshops, residencies, and shows. Since our inception in 1993, Gamut has cumulatively reached over 500,000 children and adults through our touring and educational programs and is consistently voted “Best Drama/Theatre Classes” as awarded by Central Penn Parent magazine.

We have been recognized by the press and the public for the quality of our productions, the breadth of our programs, our reach into all segments of the community, and our ability to keep classic stories relevant and alive. Gamut Theatre is an Educational Improvement Organization as approved by the PA DCED and is an approved Arts in Education Roster Artist through the PA Council on the Arts.

Gamut is a member organization of the Shakespeare Theatre Association, Theatre Communications Group, National New Plays Network, and a founding company of the Harrisburg Area Theatre Alliance. 


Tuesday - Saturday
11:00 am- 1:00pm

One hour prior to Mainstage performance

30 minutes prior to Popcorn Hat Players performances

Other hours by appointment

Contact Us

Phone: 717-238-4111
Email: Info@GamutTheatre.org
Address: 15 N. Fourth Street
                    Harrisburg, PA 17101