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The Historic Priscilla Beach Theatre is the oldest barn theatre, still in operation in Americra.

Founded by Dr. Franklin Trask in 1937, the theatre quickly became one of the most respected schools of theatre training in America .  In its heyday in the 1940s and early 1950s, the complex included dozens of cottages, a mansion and carriage house, a 200-seat theater, and a 60-seat theater. As many as 150 actors and actresses were in residence. In 1962, James Lonigro (AKA Geronimo Sands), an accomplished