Theater in Panama City

Teatro Nacional

Casco Viejo’s lovely 19th-century playhouse stages ballets, concerts and plays.
Theater in Panama City

Ancon Guild Theater

Broadway it is not, but this characterful wooden building houses a charming 166-seat theatre. Founded in 1950 by a group of Panamanian and American artists, it now serves as Panama’s longest running theater and stag…
Dance in Panama City

Restaurante-Bar Tinajas

A good place to see traditional Panamanian folk dancing, this dinner show is a classic. Sure, it’s touristy, but it's nicely done just the same. Shows are held Wednesday to Saturday at 9pm with a US$12 minimum per p…
Cafe in Bocas del Toro Town

Cine Cafe

Great on a rainy afternoon or evening, Cine Cafe is a chilled (quite literally) spot that offers a wide-ranging selection of movies, comfortable bean bag seating and drinks with popcorn (natch) and some sweets.
Cinema in Panama City

Multicentro Cinemark

Mainstream cinema with some dubbed films and some with subtitles. Near Punta Paitilla.
Theater in Panama City


Located within the City of Knowledge, the old Clayton cinema is one of the city’s best examples of 'Bellavistina' architecture, a Hispanic neo-classical style popular in the Bella Vista neighbourhood of the capital.…
Cinema in David

Cine Gran Nacional

This old-style movie theater at the Gran Hotel Nacional has six screens and is the perfect spot to catch up on all the ‘latest’ Hollywood films; the majority are in English with Spanish subtitles. It's also a way to…
Theater in Boquete

Boquete Community Playhouse

Hosts local theater and special events. Check with your hotel or the tourist office about current offerings.
Theater in Panama City

Teatro En Círculo

Plays and musicals are scheduled regularly at this theater near Vía Transístmica.
Cinema in Panama City

Albrook Cinemark

Next to the Albrook bus terminal. There’s also a Cinemark in the Multiplaza Mall.