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Complete Production services to produce a high quality professional theatrical production.



Script Licensing

We control production rights for a number of exciting plays including adaptations of Edgar Allan Poe



Prop Rental

We rent props for the original Nunsense and most of the other Nunsense shows.  Other shows being added.



Welcome to J&B Production Arts Services

J.E.BALLANTYNE, JR.  Founder, Owner and President of J&B Production Arts Services.  Browse through our website and see what J&B Production Arts Services can do for you.  We are at home with all levels of theater production from high school through the professional levels.  Check out our many products and facets.

J&B Production Arts Services is a full service theatrical production company which has been in business since the early 1990's but has roots extending back to the 1960's.  J.E.Ballantyne, Jr., the company's founder and President, has more than 50 years experience in the theatre and entertainment industries.


Having worked both on the professional side and the local community theater side, Ballantyne is well versed in all phases of live theater production and performance.  From stage managing shows for the Kenley Players, Civic Light Opera of Pittsburgh, and Chamber Theatre Productions of Boston to being an award winning playwright, Ballantyne provides a unique insight into all phases of the theatrical process.


Much of what we do is education based.  J&B Production Arts Services is involved in the producing and directing of many productions yearly.  Many of those productions have served to educate adults and students alike with subject matter dealing with the Holocaust, the JFK Assassination, John Wilkes Booth, Helen Keller, Anne Frank, Eva Schloss, and many more.

Visit our promotional company, J&B Theatrical Promotions by clicking on the logo to the left.

Organization Affiliations

Independent Entertainment Networking

Theater Producers Group

Where to Find Us:

J & B Production Arts Services
7130 Locust Ave
Suite #12
Youngstown, OH 44512

Phone:  330 799-6176

We are centrally located in Boardman, Ohio, close to downtown Youngstown and mid-way between Pittsburgh and Cleveland.

Office Hours


Mon. thru Fri., 9 am - 4 pm
































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