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Support Downtown New Bern

NBCT's success is tied to our volunteers, community, and businesses that have supported us for 52 years.  Please consider shopping local or purchasing gift certificates to support these businesses that give back so much to our community.  NBCT would like to thank the Downtown Businesses for all that you do!!!

Help Support Downtown New Bern

The following list of businesses are offering gift cards/certificates for sale. It's an easy way to help keep them going while we are all doing our part to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. The businesses in greater downtown New Bern thank you for your support.


NBCT doors are closed to the public, including all volunteers, effective 4pm March 27, 2020.

With the growing concern for COVID-19, the safety and well-being of our community is our highest priority. Office staff will work predominantly from home, stopping into the office periodically to check messages and handle any business that cannot be done off site.


Please note the following cancellations and postponements.  NBCT will honor refunds for events that have been cancelled or postponed.  You may also exchange your ticket for a future date once we have confirmed dates in place.  If you are unable to exchange and would like to donate the cost of your ticket to offset the cost of the pandemic, we would be greatly appreciative! Please email your request to

  • Willy Wonka, Jr.-Postponed until October.  Dates and times TBA

  • Walk in Bathtub April 11th Show-Cancelled

  • Matilda-Postponed.  Dates and times TBA

New Bern Civic Theatre produces live theater in New Bern, NC. Comedy, Drama and Musicials.

New Bern Civic Theatre

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414 Pollock Street, New Bern, NC


New Bern Civic Theatre is a cornerstone of our community. Mentoring and providing a venue for my children and many others, exposing them to the arts in an all inclusive way. Not only are the productions a spectacular display of regional and local talent, but a legacy

of many years of hard work

and service of those who appreciate theatre. 

👍👍 Two Thumbs Way Up

🎭❤ A True Class Act

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