General Information


Box Office and Administration
132 Market House Square
Paducah, Kentucky 42001-0778

Box Office Hours
Monday – Friday, 10 AM - 5 PM
Also open 90 minutes before performance times

Market House Stage
141 Kentucky Avenue
Paducah, KY 42003

Studio Theatre Stage
120 Market House Square
Paducah KY 42001
(Next to Kirchhoff’s Bakery)

Located on the 2nd floor above the Studio Theatre
Entrance through the Studio Theatre

Multi-purpose Performance Space (the former Finkel's Building)
200 Kentucky Avenue
Paducah KY 42003


57th Season Performance Times
Thursday, Friday and Saturday – 7:00 p.m.
Selected Saturdays – 2:30 p.m.
Sundays – 2:30 p.m.

Youth Performance Times
Thursday and Friday – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday – 2:30 p.m.

Studio Theatre Performance Times
Evening performances 7:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday matinees 2:30 p.m.

How to Purchase Tickets
Online Tickets are generally available 4-6 weeks prior to the show opening. Not all show tickets are available online due to catering or seating restrictions.

Phone: 270.444.6828
Fax: 270.575.9321
In Person: 132 Market House Square, Paducah, Kentucky

Market House Theatre Ticket Policy
All persons regardless of age must have a ticket for a performance. Children under 6 years old are not recommended for 56th Season plays. Some 56th Season plays contain adult content or complex subject matter and themes and are not suitable for children.  Contact the box office if you have any questions.  All Children regardless of age must have a ticket.

Market House Theatre Ticket Exchange policy
All exchanges are only valid for another performance of the same production.

Telephone Exchanges
You may exchange your tickets at any time in person at the box office.  Beginning  2 weeks prior to the show  customers may exchange their tickets by telephone. *See below for exchange fee.

Single Ticket Holders

Single ticket holders may exchange their tickets by telephone (a minimum of 24 hours in advance) with a $2 handling fee.

Weather Policy
Market House Theatre does not cancel shows due to the large number of audience members holding tickets from different communities in our region. Exceptions are made in the case of active Tornado warnings with emergency sirens, Emergency street closures for the downtown Paducah Area, or power failure. Should the theatre cancel a show another performance date will be announced and all tickets will be valid for that new performance date.  Tickets from a canceled performance may be exchanged at no cost for another performance during the run as well.

Severe Weather Exceptions
Severe weather is defined as a “Severe Weather Emergency” posted by the police, sheriff, or Disaster and Emergency Service.

At the discretion of the management depending on local road conditions the theatre may allow severe weather exchanges without a posting by local authorities. fees will be waived on the day of a show up to 1 hour before performance time (6:30 pm night performance 1:30 am matinee) on the day of a performance. Groups of 10 or more must notify the box office 2 hours before show time (5:30 pm night performance 12:30 am matinee) to request a severe weather emergency exception.

No ticket exchanges are allowed less than 1 hour before the scheduled performance for which a customer holds tickets.