The Music Theatre of Idaho 

About Us

The Music Theatre of Idaho (MTI, 501 (c) 3), is a non-profit corporation based in Nampa, Idaho.  Since 1997, the MTI’s mission has been to provide the Treasure Valley with professional quality, family-oriented, and affordable Broadway musicals.  The MTI performs in the beautiful Brandt Auditorium of the Nampa Civic Center.  The MTI is a member of the American Association of Community Theatre.  For the past 25 years, the MTI has directed and produced over 600 performances entertaining thousands of patrons, who live and work in the Treasure Valley.


Each year, the MTI produces six musicals performed by an amazing cast of volunteer performers of all ages.  Volunteer musicians perform backstage at every show.  Everyone, regardless of talent, is welcome to audition for our shows.  

Meet Our Production Team 

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Jean Andrews

Founder/ Managing Artistic Director

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Dawn Howell

Office Manager

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Jamie Thompson 

Marketing Manager

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Nate Thomas 

Sound Engineer

Music Director

Hello Dolly 

Thax von Reither


Debra Ellis

Music Director 

The Spongebob Musical

The Secret Garden

Erick Pew 

Music Director

Seussical The Musical

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Allen Ellis

Music Director

The Secret Garden

Emily Roundy

Music Director


The Sound of Music