Season 12 Continues This March 10, 2017

South Camden Theatre Company is very excited to bring you this Southern Gothic comedy with a message. THE MISS FIRECRACKER CONTEST, is a Southern literature play written by Beth Henley. Set in Brookhaven, Mississippi, the play explores the themes of femininity, beauty, and the need to be accepted. READ MORE…

We’ll then produce a drama that is certain to be a powerful statement on stage, MY NAME IS ASHER LEV by Aaron Posner. This is a powerful story of a boy prodigy who must be a painter at any cost — against the will of his family, community and the Jewish tradition. READ MORE…

The Board of Directors and the Interim Artistic Director are excited to announce that Season 12 has been extended into September. This season will now have 5 productions. Our Artistic Director, Ray Croce, has added David Lindsey-Abaire’s new play, RIPCORD to end this season in the fall on a really fun note. READ MORE…





Anchoring Waterfront South’s Art Scene

With the opening of the new Camden FireWorks, an artist loft space and gallery, The Camden Shipyard and Maritime Museum scheduled to open in September, and the soon to be completed Nick Virgilio Writers House along with the existing artist studio of Mickey McGrath, there is quite a lot to see and do.

Together we are building a strong community of arts, culture and family life here in the Waterfront South neighborhood of Camden.

The South Camden Theatre Company is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit professional theatre company dedicated to helping revitalize the City of Camden, New Jersey by producing meaningful, professional theater in the City’s Waterfront South District. South Camden Theatre Company stages classic plays, comedies and original works as the resident theatre company at Waterfront South Theatre. South Camden Theatre Company is a proud member of The New Jersey Theatre Alliance, South Jersey Cultural Alliance, and the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

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“The Miss Firecracker Contest” Opens March 10

CAMDEN, N.J. — February 7, 2017 – South Camden Theatre Company, a nonprofit professional theatre organization located in Camden, New Jersey will present “The Miss Firecracker Contest” by Beth Henley, opening Friday, March 10 at 8:00 p.m and running through … Continued

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#ghostlightproject @ SCTC

Better to light a candle: Camden’s Waterfront South Theatre stands with the national Ghostlight Project January 20, 2017 A half-dozen theater patrons and professionals made a circle just below the stage. “Turn on your flashlights,” said Ray Croce, interim artistic … Continued

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The Areas Hottest Off-Broadway Theatre

The Waterfront South Theatre is situated just a block south of Broadway and Ferry Avenues in the Waterfront South neighborhood of Camden, this gorgeous state-of-the-art theater was designed to be reminiscent of Walt’s Cafe, the corner bar, that once stood on this corner.

Today, 96 seats and thousands of theatre patrons a year have replaced the bar stools and shipyard workers that at one time called this corner of Camden “home”.




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Funding has been made possible in part by the Camden County Cultural & Heritage Commission at Camden County College, through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.