The Dreamland’s mission is to enrich the cultural and intellectual life of Nantucket by providing year-round films, educational programs, and a venue for activities that engage Nantucket in the evolving world of digital entertainment and education in one of America’s oldest theaters.

As such, we are dedicated to providing the island of Nantucket with a range of programmatic experiences that center on the visual and performing arts. These programs include collaborations with other organizations and individuals throughout the community, in addition to Dreamland original programs and events.

We are proud to have worked with:

Autism Speaks
Cyrus Peirce Middle School
Lighthouse School
Nantucket Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP)
Nantucket Arts Council
Nantucket Book Festival
Nantucket Boys and Girls Club
Nantucket Comedy Festival
Nantucket Commission on Disability
Nantucket Community Music Center
Nantucket Community Sailing
Nantucket Community School
Nantucket Elementary School
Nantucket Film Festival
Nantucket High School
Nantucket New School
Nantucket Short Film Festival
Nantucket Visitors Services
Salt Marsh Center
Screenwriters Colony
Theatre Workshop of Nantucket
Walden Chamber Players
White Heron Theatre Company

To learn more about what the Dreamland has to offer click on any of the headers below. 

Stroll Weekend
Upcoming Events
Broadcast Programming Overview
The Met: Live-in-HD
National Theatre
Children’s Theater Education
Film Events and Series
Live Performances
Audition Announcements
Annual Gala