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Coming Next: The Girl Who Swallowed a Cactus

A New Play by Eric Coble

July 15th - July 31st

Welcome to BTE

Located in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania, BTE has been producing compelling, award-winning theatre since 1978. Each season features plays selected by Ensemble members, a lively mix of classics, new and contemporary works, and audience favorites.

BTE's Theatre in the Classroom creates original educational plays for schools that are seen by hundreds of elementary students across Central Pennsylvania each year. BTE's Project Discovery presents shows from the current season to area high school students free of charge. The BTE Theatre School provides opportunities for adults and children to explore the art and craft of making live theatre.

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The Alvina Krause Theatre

Taming of the Brew (Pandemic Edition)

Join us August 7th from 5-8pm for fantastic beer from local breweries, delicious food from local restaurants, fun and games!

We're in a new location this year - The Farm in Bloom, on Fort McClure Boulevard. Also new this year? The Corn Hole Tournament with cash prizes! You won't want to miss this - hurry, tickets are going fast!


Taming of the Brew - Pandemic Edition - August 7 - Tickets on sale now!

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Theatre Education

BTE Improv Season 2021-22

BTE Improv

Join us this upcoming season for hilarious games, ridiculous scenes, and to see if our improv actors have what it takes to stay on their feet during these fast-paced, raucous shows! Fair warning, these shows are meant strictly for adults.


BTE Announces the Taming of the Brew

After a year's hiatus, Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble will bring back its annual Taming of the Brew in 2021.

Find out more on the event's page.

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble Releases Anti-Racism Statement

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble today released a statement in response to the killing of George Floyd on May 25 in Minneapolis.   Read more.

Live Performances Suspended Until January 2021

Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble today announced that it would be suspending live performances until at least January 2021.   Read more.

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