Mainstage Theater

Artpark's Mainstage Theater comfortably provides indoor seating for up to 2,400 people and houses one of the largest stages in New York State. In addition, the theater's rear gates open to allow 2,000 people to view the stage from the lawn area. This professional theater is a fly house with an orchestra pit and stage measuring 82' x 96' and 78' high with 106 line sets and is fitted with advanced sound and lighting capabilities. It is ideally suited for musical theater productions, opera, major concerts, conventions, award ceremonies, corporate training, concerts, recitals and graduations.  




The Artpark Mainstage Theater venue now qualifies for the Empire State Musical & Theatrical Tax Credit Program providing qualified companies to receive a fully refundable credit of 25 percent of certain production and transportation expenditures directly related to the technical period on touring production development and performances.  For rental and tour development proposals, please contact Executive Director, Sonia Clark at [email protected] or call 716-754-9000 ext. 117.

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Mainstage Theater Seat Map

Artpark is selling sets for: Fiddler on the Roof, A Chorus Line, Man of La Mancha, Fame, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Anything Goes, and Cinderella. Please contact [email protected] for details and photos. 


Artpark Theater Terrace
Mainstage Theater Terrace Lounge

Available to rent for Mainstage Theater Events. The covered outdoor second-floor terrace of the Mainstage Theater lends itself to hosting casual  parties for up to 100 guests. Beverage service is available. Hired catering service may be used. For information please call 716-754-9000 ext. 141.





Artpark Outdoor Amphitheater
Outdoor Amphitheater

Artpark's Outdoor Amphitheater rests atop the Niagara River Gorge, which provides a magnificent backdrop for special occasions. The three-tiered gated Outdoor Amphitheater accommodates up to 10,000 patrons, hosts a stage with fully equipped sound system and provides concessions and restroom facilities. Perfect for concerts, festivals and exhibitions. For information please call 716-754-9000 ext. 142.



Artpark Picnic Shelter

Picnic Shelters

Situated within the lower park are two sheltered picnic pavilions that seat approximately 40-50 people.  For information, please call 716-754-9000 ext. 141.