Chico's New Theater


Welcome to the newest addition to Chico California’s community of artistic voices. First Street Theater is an exquisite new event venue focused on a never-ending endeavor to bring excellent performance to the California North State. Visit our state of the art, intimate theater nestled on second floor of the historic 1871 Collier building, brimming with enchantment, excitement and nostalgic experience. Featuring a full bar, exquisite pastries and 140 plush seats for your comfort while enjoying a parade of award winning Broadway shows.

2021-22 Season

Upcoming Events

Sept 17-25

An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years

Oct 15-31

A deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre-goers for over 30 years.

Nov 12-13

A woman hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own. This feel-good comedy smash is based on the hit film.

feb 11-20

On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his unmarried state. Over the course of a series of dinners, drinks and even a wedding, his friends – "those good and crazy people [his] married friends" – explain the pros and cons of taking on a spouse.

Apr 1-16

An eclectic blend of songs, ranging in style from pop to vaudeville, is employed as the story of Jesus' life dances across the stage. Dissolving hauntingly into the Last Supper and the Crucifixion, Jesus' messages of kindness, tolerance and love come vibrantly to life.

charlie brown
April 29-30

With charm, wit, and heart, You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown explores life through the eyes of Charlie Brown and his friends in the Peanuts gang. This revue of songs and vignettes, based on the beloved Charles Schulz comic strip, is an award winning show that brings happiness to every heart!

Gentleman's guide
June 3-19

A distant heir to a family fortune sets out to speed up the line of succession by using a great deal of charm... and a dash of murder.


Sweets & Drinks

First Street offers first rate service from our full bar to our sweets. Make your evening complete with special treats!

Getting to First Street

OUR location

First Street Theater
139 W. First Street, Chico, CA.