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Excellent theater in small town

This theater has been in town for 30+ years. They do a wonderful job and it is worth the visit for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
chrissyz44
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Montpelier, Vermont
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great local theatre

For many years now, decades?, Lost Nation has provided imaginative entertaining theatre for Central... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
CAnneV
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Montpelier, Vermont
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About"One of the best regional theaters in America" -NYC Drama LeagueMissionLNT's founder, Kim Bent, grew up in Braintree, Vermont on a hill farm that looks across the East Granville Valley toward the Braintree Mountains.One particular part of the...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This theater has been in town for 30+ years. They do a wonderful job and it is worth the visit for their shows. When in town, please do urself a favor & see 1 of their productions. You won’t be sorry...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chrissyz44
Kathleen K, Producing Artistic Director at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you chrissyz44! Wear appreciated the shout-out and the appreciation! Creating a professional theater in the smallest state Capitol in the nation has not been the easiest of journeys, but it certainly is a rewarding one.

Reviewed 10 December 2018

For many years now, decades?, Lost Nation has provided imaginative entertaining theatre for Central Vermont residents and visitors. We are grateful for its presence. I look forward to the next show

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CAnneV
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I go to quite a few shows at Lost Nation and keep going back because, well, because most of the shows are either well done, fun or both But I want to make sure that people know that Sunday is the last performance of a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ethan A
Kathleen K, Producing Artistic Director at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you Ethan! We appreciate the shout out and your appreciation for LNT!

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Very much enjoyed my first visit to Lost Nation for Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night! The young company is energetic and engaging, with high production values in the intimate space. Well worth the hour and a half drive to catch a Sunday matinee. Will definitely return for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank davidswatling
Kathleen K, Producing Artistic Director at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi David! So glad you came, enjoyed, and very much appreciate being called "Young!" We are definitely young at heart, even as we enter our 30th Season as Montpelier's Resident Professional Theater! :) It's been a blast working on Twelfth Night, and we too think...More

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Sometimes you just get so lucky. When traveling to Vermont from Virginia, we got tickets for the Lost Nation Theater's final performance of Urinetown. What a great show. Energetic, funny, thought provoking...totally entertaining. Every cast member contributed to the success of the play. The combined...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 365HappyTraveler
Kathleen K, Producing Artistic Director at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Thanks so much Happy Traveler! We're glad that you Found us and that you enjoyed the show so much. What a wonderful, raucous & responsive audience we had for that final performance - you were all a great gift to us - and all us...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Just saw Silent Sky! What an incredible show & play! What an incredible cast! A MUST SEE... We are so lucky to have this talented people in our small city. Kathleen & Kim are unbelievable....we can’t say enough good things about their dedication.More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank chrissyz44
Kathleen K, Producing Artistic Director at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you so much Christine! Lauren Gundreson's SILENT SKY utterly absorbed me when I first read it (I like to say I "discovered it" for LNT!). It makes us all incredibly happy when others have similar reactions. The story and the play are so deserving...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is exactly what you want in your New England summer stock theatre experience. Hungry young actors hustling and having a great time doing it. We saw Around the World in 80 Days and it was zany fun. The troupe has a limited budget but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank jason a
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Superior theater, I have never seen a bad production by this company! Highly Recommend. Located in an historic downtown building near some excellent restaurants treat yourself it's worth it.More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dreamer574834
Kathleen K, Manager at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you so much! We are so glad you've enjoyed all you've seen at LNT. Audience members like you make all the difference. And Montpelier is regularly on the lists of "Best Small Cities" "Best Arts Towns" and "Best Places to Live" in America. Next...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

Just saw the LNT production of "Into the Woods" this weekend. It was absolutely outstanding. Wish we could have stayed to see it again. The actors did a fantastic job in bringing this fairytale to life. There was so much going on that you could...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Christopher K
Kathleen K, Manager at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Thanks Christopher K! So glad you liked the show, and all the portrayals. We look forward to the next time we see you at the theater!

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This bunch of wonderful people give one an entertaining evening in Montpelier 's town hall. Great variety and talent leave you smiling for more. Go on down.....

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank chrissyz44
Kathleen K, Manager at Lost Nation Theater, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thanks so much! We hope to see you soon! 2017's Mainstage season opens in April, but we've already started with our Theater FOR Kids BY Kids programs!

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Stephanie A
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Response from Kathleen K | Property representative |
Hello Stephanie, Thanks for your interest in Lost Nation Theater. LNT is a professional, but non-AEA theater. We do work with Equity actors thru the "special appearance" contracts which allow us up to 3 AEA actors per show... More
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Ron L
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Hi there! You can view our upcoming summer schedule on our website. Our next show, RED, starts June 2nd and then Leonard Cohen: 
Bird on the Wire, starts July 7th. We hope to see you there!
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