Road Less Traveled Productions


456 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14202

About Road Less Traveled Productions

Road Less Traveled Productions (RLTP) is a distinguished theater company located at 456 Main Street in Buffalo, NY 14202. Situated in the heart of downtown Buffalo, RLTP has cemented its reputation as a beacon of contemporary theater, dedicated to producing and presenting new and innovative plays that challenge, entertain, and provoke thought among its audiences.

The company’s name, inspired by the famous Robert Frost poem “The Road Not Taken,” reflects its mission to explore the uncharted territories of the theatrical landscape. RLTP focuses on bringing to life works that are often overlooked or considered too avant-garde for mainstream stages, thereby offering a platform for voices and stories that diverge from the conventional.

With a cozy yet versatile performance space within the Market Arcade complex, Road Less Traveled Productions provides an intimate setting where actors and audiences can share in the experience of storytelling in a very personal and impactful way. The theater’s design facilitates a variety of staging configurations, allowing for creative and innovative presentation styles that enhance the storytelling experience.

RLTP’s season typically includes a mix of world premieres, regional premieres, and reimagined classics, all selected with an eye towards compelling narratives and powerful, thought-provoking themes. Beyond its mainstage productions, RLTP is also committed to nurturing local talent and fostering the next generation of playwrights and theater professionals through educational programs, workshops, and readings.

One of RLTP’s hallmark initiatives is the American Theatre Masters Series, which invites notable American playwrights to Buffalo to showcase their work, interact with audiences, and engage with the local theater community. This series not only enriches the cultural fabric of Buffalo but also positions the city as a significant center for theatrical arts in the nation.

Road Less Traveled Productions is more than just a theater company; it is a community of artists, theater lovers, and advocates for the arts who believe in the power of storytelling to connect, challenge, and inspire. Through its dedication to innovative programming and community engagement, RLTP continues to make a profound impact on the cultural landscape of Buffalo and beyond, proving that the road less traveled is indeed worth taking.

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456 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14202

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