Bootless Stageworks (“Bootless”) is a Delaware non-profit arts organization providing high-quality theatrical performances of operas, operettas, musical theater and stage plays. Governed and managed entirely by devoted volunteers, Bootless is a unique, small professional (non-equity) theater company employing emerging theater artists and designers from throughout the Delaware Valley.
Bootless was originally known as Arden Club Theatre, but became homeless after becoming its own non-profit art organization in 2009. In 2014 they signed a long-term with St. Stephen's and are working to create an intimate 75-seat theater space.
Bootless focuses on provided a vehicle in which to entertain while having young emerging performers stage new and unusual works for Delaware audiences.