The Gateway Playhouse

The Gateway Playhouse
215 S Country Road
Bellport, NY 11713
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The Gateway, Performing Arts Center Of Suffolk County is Long Island's oldest summer theatre and one of the foremost, respected summer theatres in the United States. Many prominent careers in the theatre, television, and film industries have been launched at The Gateway Playhouse. It is the mission of the Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County to continue that legacy of excellence, by continuing to produce and present the highest caliber theatrical productions. Our presentations include Musical Theater, Comedies, Children's Theatre and Concerts. In addition, The Gateway School for the Performing Arts offers training for students of all ages and ethnicities. Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is a non-profit organization.

Past Productions

Smokey Joe’s Cafe

Closed: July 8, 2006

Cold as Ice

Closed: June 17, 2007

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

Closed: August 25, 2007

Forbidden Broadway

Closed: July 6, 2008

The Wedding Singer

Closed: October 4, 2008

Legally Blonde

Closed: July 9, 2011

Sunset Boulevard

Closed: August 20, 2011

Sweeney Todd

Closed: September 11, 2011


Closed: June 8, 2013

Smokey Joe’s Cafe

Closed: June 28, 2014


Closed: November 29, 2019

Head Over Heels

Closed: June 26, 2022

The Wedding Singer

Closed: February 26, 2023


Closed: April 16, 2023


Closed: May 28, 2023

Jersey Boys

Closed: September 10, 2023

Fiddler on the Roof

Closed: February 25, 2024

In the Heights

Closed: April 14, 2024

Rock of Ages

Closed: June 2, 2024