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As a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization, donating to us is tax deductible. For your donation, you will receive from us a "thank you" note and acknowledgement containing the necessary recognition verbiage for your tax deduction. Your name will also appear in the next season's Program, seen by thousands during performances throughout the year.

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On Stage

Our Upcoming Production: Lend Me A Tenor Opens April 27th.


Our Next Audition will be for The Odd Couple in two weeks.

Past Productions

TAP has staged more than 130 Productions since 1982.

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Welcome to Tred Avon Players, Inc.

Theatre is Alive and Well on The Eastern Shore.

The Tred Avon Players, Inc. (TAP) is a non-profit Maryland corporation, organized in 1982 to present plays and musicals in the Oxford Community Center (OCC), an abandoned school building which was saved from the wrecking ball by a group of public spirited citizens. Since the first sold-out melodramas in August of 1982, TAP has grown in community stature and artistic merit to present four (sometimes five) plays and musicals each year for ever-growing numbers of residents on and visitors to the most livable town on the Eastern Shore.

TAP's mission statement is simple: to motivate and train local volunteers in the theatrical arts and to present the best possible production of a wide variety of enjoyable shows.

Although a number of our stage volunteers have professional experience, each one is an amateur - a lover of the stage!

Spy Profile: Fiona Foster

It is one of the great ironies of small-town life that someone can find a lifelong career in the theater in a community of approximately 800 people, but that seems to have been the case with Fiona Foster and her more than 30 years of working with the Tred Avon Players Theater Company...

Latest Press

Mid-Shore Arts: Director John Norton Talks About the Cemetery Club. With his remarkable stage presence, as well as his gifted stage direction of community theater, John has culminated in an enormous fan base for just about everything he decides to take on with the Tred Avon Players...

Beyond The Stage

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Life Behind the Scenes

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