Founded in 1974, Neuse Little Theatre's completely volunteer workforce brings five diverse productions to the stage each year!
This completely volunteer driven organization has brought over 45 seasons of live theatre to Smithfield and Johnston County communities.  From Neil Simon to Rogers & Hammerstein; from Spoon River Anthology to Wizard of Oz, Neuse Little Theatre has strived to delight young and old alike.
With only 100 seats, the Hut, as the Neuse Little Theatre's home is affectionately called, provides ample seating while maintaining the intimate theatreical experience that audiences enjoy.
104 S. Front Street
Smithfield, NC 27577
(919) 934-1873
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"The Hut" sits on the banks of the Neuse River and welcomes people into Downtown Smithfield from the west.  Built as an American Legion building, it has been home to the Neuse Little Theatre since the late 1980s.
NLT 2021 2022season
Neuse Little Theatre's 47th season is sure to be a hit!
As a Main Street America Affiliateâ„¢, the Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is part of a national network of more than 1,200 neighborhoods and communities that share both a commitment to creating high-quality places and to building stronger communities through preservation-based economic development.
Community ms vertical color logoSmithfield is a North Carolina Main Street community, designated by the N.C. Department of Commerce Main Street & Rural Planning Center. The Downtown Smithfield Development Corporation is charged with administering the program at the local level and building public-private partnerships to spur economic development that achieves measurable results such as investment, business growth, and job creation.