NAICS Code 711110 Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters


Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation


This industry comprises (1) companies, groups, or theaters primarily engaged in producing the following live theatrical presentations: musicals; operas; plays; and comedy, improvisational, mime, and puppet shows and (2) establishments, commonly known as dinner theaters, engaged in producing live theatrical productions and in providing food and beverages for consumption on the premises. Theater groups or companies may or may not operate their own theater or other facility for staging their shows.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Establishments, such as nightclubs, primarily engaged in providing food and beverages for consumption on the premises and that also present live nontheatrical entertainment, are classified in Subsector 722, FoodServices and Drinking Places
  • Establishments primarily engaged in organizing, managing, and/or promoting performing arts productions without producing their own shows are classified in Industry Group 7113, Promoters of Performing Arts,Sports, and Similar Events
  • Companies, groups, or theaters primarily engaged in producing all types of live theatrical dance presentations are classified in Industry 711120, Dance Companies
  • Freelance producers and performing artists (except musicians and vocalists) primarily engaged in theatrical activities independent of a company or group are classified in Industry 711510, Independent Artists,Writers, and Performers
  • Musicians and vocalists are classified in Industry 711130, Musical Groups and Artists.

Illustrative Examples

  • Musical theater companies
  • Live theatrical productions (except dance)
  • Comedy troupes
  • Theatrical stock or repertory companies
  • Opera companies

Industries Included

  • Broadway theaters
  • Burlesque companies
  • Comedy troupes
  • Community theaters
  • Dinner theaters
  • Improvisational theaters
  • Mime theaters
  • Musical theater companies or groups
  • Musical theater company or groups
  • Musical theater productions, live
  • Opera companies
  • Puppet theaters
  • Repertory companies, theatrical
  • Road companies, theatrical
  • Stock companies, theatrical
  • Summer theaters
  • Theater companies (except dance)
  • Theater companies (except dance), amateur
  • Theater company (except dance)
  • Theater company (except dance), amateur
  • Theaters, dinner
  • Theaters, live theatrical production (except dance)
  • Theaters, musical
  • Theatrical repertory companies
  • Theatrical road companies
  • Theatrical stock companies
  • Vaudeville companies

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