Frauenthal Theater

Beardsley Theater

Located in the Hilt Building, the intimate Beardsley Theater is the perfect setting for performances, lectures, film screenings, presentations and parties. The Beardsley is a fully operational theater and would be a perfect spot for your event. The Beardsley Theater also is equiped with a Hearing Loop System for the hearing impaired.

Please contact Linda Medema at 231-332-4103 or

Theater Seating Capacity            169

Rental Price:

Performance or Party                                                                                                                                               $375.00 plus 6% gross ticket sales (for-profit)
$375.00 (non-profit)  

Performance Rehearsal/Load In                                                                                                                                                                                 $160 per day (8 A.M. until Midnight)

Wedding                                                                                                                                                                      $375. plus technical charges         

Meeting                                                                                                                                                                       $285. (daytime only until 5 P.M)

*price includes set-up, clean-up, ushers (for performances) and an event manager ~ ticketing and technical charges are additional

Beardsley Theater Technical Information