The Waterville Playshop was founded in 1951 for the purpose of providing quality family entertainment and education for the participation in live theatre. Waterville Playshop is a non-profit organization whose volunteer membership is open to any person, regardless of age, religion, sexual orientation, or race, interested in its objectives, which are to:
* Provide quality, family oriented entertainment.
* Provide for the nurturing and experiencing of all aspects of live theater, including performance (acting, singing, dancing), production (stage production/management, sound, lighting, set design), directing and musical accompaniment.
* Provide the education of, appreciation for, and participation in live theater.