About the Shuler

About the Shuler

The historic Shuler Theater in downtown Raton, New Mexico, is a state landmark and remains the center for performing arts in northeastern New Mexico.

The theater is owned and maintained by the City of Raton, New Mexico, and may be reserved for functions or performances by contacting the Shuler offices at 575-445-4746.

Bill Fegan

Bill Fegan winner of the 2007 New Mexico Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts maintains an office in the Shuler from which he manages the Santa Fe Trail School for the Performing Arts (SFTSPA). SFTSPA sponsors the Raton Youth Theater, annual performances of A Christmas Carol during the holiday season, and a summer repertory season featuring professional productions of four different plays and musicals. All performances are held in the Shuler Theater.

Bill also shares his wonderful knowledge about the Shuler’s history to visitors. For information about setting up a group tour,email us, or call the Shuler Theater at (575) 445-4746.

The Raton Arts & Humanities Council, Inc. schedules its performing arts season in the Shuler Theater. Individual performances are listed on the Shuler Theater calendar. Assigned seat tickets are available through the office of the Raton Arts & Humanities Council, Inc. in the Old Pass Gallery at 145 S. 1st St, Raton. Be sure to ask about season tickets, or partial-season tickets that are available. The phone number there is (575) 445-2052 or toll-free (877) 278-2489. You can email to RatonArts@BacaValley.com. To buy tickets for individual performances online,click here.