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Creating intergenerational

and multicultural productions for the whole family

Photo by Jake Belcher

Wheelock Family Theatre, located at 200 The Riverway in Boston, shares CFA’s core commitments to artistic excellence, diversity, and improving the lives of others through the arts. Founded in 1981, Wheelock Family Theatre (WFT) is one of the largest professional theatres in Boston with performances having been seen by more than one million people. Its impressive outreach to Boston and Greater Boston schools enables Wheelock Family Theatre to entertain and educate approximately 15,000 visiting schoolchildren every year.

Since 1981,
people have seen WFT productions
WFT education programs have trained
students in Greater Boston schools
Over the years, WFT has received
prestigious honors and awards

Kira Troilo (left) as Miss Honey and Sky Fuller as Matilda in a scene from Wheelock Family Theatre’s production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda, the Musical. Photo by Jacob Chang-Rascle (COM’22)

Maia Ettinger (from left) as Pack, Bonnie Shao as Quack, and Echo Kaufman as Lack in the Wheelock Family Theatre production of Make Way for Ducklings, the Musical, on stage through March 12. Photos by Dave Greene

Wheelock Family Theatre The Wizard of Oz

Katie Anne Clark (left) as the Wicked Witch of the West and Lily Park as Dorothy at a dress rehearsal of the Wheelock Family Theatre’s The Wizard of Oz, the first WFT productionbeing staged live in almost two years. Photo by Jake Belcher

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