New Century Theatre is a professional theatre that is in its third decade of bringing the best in live theatre to audiences in Western Mass.
Co-founded by actor/director Sam Rush and playwright Jack Neary in 1991. NCT is committed to bringing exciting new and contemporary work to New England audiences with the goal to entertain, inspire, enlighten and stimulate conversation. Since 1991, NCT has been in residence at the Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts on the campus Smith College.
NCT's reputation attracts acting talent from New York and Boston. The company takes great pride in providing opportunities for area professional actors, designers and technicians. NCT is a training ground for many area students and emerging professionals who gain valuable experience by working on our productions.