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Office Location:

121 Fourth Ave.

West Cape May, NJ


Performance Venue:

First Presbyterian Church of Cape May

500 Hughes St.

(corner of Decatur & Hughes)

Cape May, NJ 08204

Phone: 609-884-5898



Available every year

Must purchase by July 1

for the current season

Only $80 for 4 shows and you can still use them in several ways.  See 4 different shows, use all 4 for 1 show,

and combinations in between.

Mail checks to ELTC's office 

121 Fourth Ave., West Cape May, 08204, or go online to:

Click Here

Quite a Savings!

Regular 2014 Prices: $30 general; $25 senior; $15 student;

and ages 12

and under are free!


 Tales of the


It’s the 25th Anniversary of Tales, and our storytellers are ready to serve tantalizing tales along with tea-time treats.


Time is 4:00pm

Thursdays in the summer and Saturday in the fall, all in Cape May except where noted. 

Contact ELTC to make reservations.


Cost: $10; anyone age 12 and under free and welcomed!


June 12:

The Butterfly Tea Room,

109 Sunset Blvd.

 June 19

The Dormer House

800 Columbia Avenue 

June 26

Blue Rose Inn & Restaurant

653 Washington St.

July 3: No Tales Today!


July 10

The Chalfonte Hotel

301 Howard Street


July 17

The Peter Shields Inn

1301 Beach Avenue

July 24

Candlelight Inn

2310 Central Ave.

N. Wildwood

July 31

The Victorian Lace Inn

901 Stockton Avenue

Aug. 7

The Inn of Cape May

7 Ocean Street

Aug. 14

Peter Shields Inn

301 Beach Avenue

Aug. 21

Victorian Lace Inn, 901

Stockton Avenue

Oct. 11

The First Presbyterian Church 500 Hughes St.



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By celebrating the American Spirit on Stage through timeless classics and

provocative new works, East Lynne Theater Company provides a portal to the

past that provides a better understanding for the present.

  • "If you can tear yourself away from the stunning Cape May beaches, this theater, which often dusts off old gems of the American Theater, has an interesting summer planned." - The New York Times, 5/18/14

Click Here to See full article about Summer Seasons for National Theaters, including ELTC

  • Voted Best Live Theater in South Jersey by readers of New Jersey Monthly Magazine (March 2014)

  • "All praise to East Lynne Theater Company!" - The Wall Street Journal
  • "One of South Jersey's cultural treasures." - The Press of Atlantic City
  • Recipient of New Jersey Theatre Alliance's Achievement of Excellence Award
  • Archives housed at Lawrence & Lee Research Institute at request of Ohio State U.
  • One of five professional NJ theaters to decorate a room at Drumthwacket, the Governor's Residence

OUR 2014 NEWSLETTER IS AVAILABLE: Click Here to See the PDF Version


Click Here to Learn More About our 2014 Season


TALES OF THE VICTORIANS: See the Sidebar for locations: Our next and final one is on October 11.


See Our Reviews for ZORRO! Click Here

OUR NEXT PRODUCTION Click Here For Details


ELTC was selected by its peers to receive the ACHIEVEMENT OF EXCELLENCE AWARD at New Jersey Theatre Alliance's

annual Applause Award gala, honoring ELTC for "30 years of celebrating America’s heritage through productions and educational programs.”


Thanks to our SEASON SPONSORS:

Aleathea's Restaurant at The Inn of Cape May, Curran Investment Management,

The Henry Sawyer Inn, La Mer Beachfront Inn, and The Washington Inn

And to these organizations:

ELTC's programs are made possible in part from The NJ State Council on the Arts/Department of State,

A Partner Agency of The National Endowment for the Arts;

The NJ Dept. of State, Division of Travel & Tourism, and the generosity of many patrons.



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