About Us

Marysville Uptown Theatre is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that owns and operates the Avalon Theatre. It is our mission to provide Uptown Marysville with a beautifully renovated 1930's styled cultural and performing arts venue that will entertain, educate and enrich the lives of Union County and beyond through quality arts experiences. 


Marysville Uptown Theatre is committed to being the premier entertainment outlet for Union County by offering events such as; movies, live stage performances by local and professional touring artists, concerts, comedy acts, lectures, galas, and many other community-based events.


Marysville Uptown Theatre relies on the creativity, passion, and inspiration of our staff, board of directors, local arts groups and volunteers that are mutually invested in the arts, and the success and growth of our Union County community.


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Sarah Charles Barr, Executive Director 


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Dennis Schulze, Board President

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Bruce Daniels, Vice President

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Andrew Smara, Treasurer

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Beth Seiter, Secretary


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Terry Emery

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David Dodds

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Jennifer Falcon

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Corey Guttenberg

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Dr. Jason Russell

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Susan Bunsold Wilson

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Jessi Landon