The Whittier Theatre, named for Paul & Lucy Whittier, is the largest indoor theatre venue in San Juan County with an audience capacity of 275. The stage depth is 30 feet, with an additional 8-foot apron covering a 15-person orchestra pit making it also the largest stage in the county. Along with hosting the Spring Musical & several of our mainstage productions every year, the Whittier Theatre is also the main venue for touring musical artists, the Friday Harbor High School & Middle School performances, and has been the central gathering space for outside organizations such as the Friday Harbor Film Festival, SuperPod Orca Conference, and live TedX talks. 

The Whittier, the Gubelman, and the Theatre lobby are all available for the use of other organizations (email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information).