Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square features first class theatre, and cutting-edge music concerts by some of the nation’s popular artists! One such example is Emil Thomas. Mr. Thomas is the Executive Artistic Director for the theatre and he is highly regarded for his ability to create outstanding short performances. This has led to Mr. Thomas winning the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival in 2015. Additionally, Joel P.E. King is now the art director for Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square. He has assisted in developing some of the nation’s best theatrical talents, and has his works compared to the great, August Wilson. Thus, the theatre attracts talent and audiences from all over the nation due to the theatre’s fantastic leadership. The theatre focuses on performances that create, educate and inspire the Marietta community to make a positive impact in the world. Furthermore, no vulgar language is used–clean and exceptional performances are shown for all to see, children and adults!