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Island Players Community Theatre

10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
+1 941-778-5755
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Enjoy going there but cannot buy tickets!

Have seen shows there before, and performances are OK. Want to see a show there now but can only... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2018
bulldog620
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Bradenton, Florida
Who would have known!!!!

Attended the Island Players show "Play On" It was delightful. I don't much care to go to the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Peter L
,
Anna Maria Island, Florida
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Founded in 1949, The Island Players, Inc. is an organization dedicated to providing artistic experiences for the communities of Anna Maria Island and its neighboring cities through the presentation of stage productions.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
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10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Have seen shows there before, and performances are OK. Want to see a show there now but can only buy tickets by phone and box office says they will call back but they don't. Emails to the president, the only contact on their website, are...More

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John H, Webmaster at Island Players Community Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Something not sounding right here bulldog620. When the box office is not open, the phone does not take messages and is not set up for call backs so I'm not sure what happened to imply to you that you would get a call back. Perhaps...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Attended the Island Players show "Play On" It was delightful. I don't much care to go to the theater, but I would recommend this show for all guys that need points at home. Take your lady or lady friend to see this show. It ain't...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

What a fun time in a great atmosphere where everyone is so nice, delightful and hard working. This is a "must-visit" for a wonderful night out.

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Our second visit to the Island Players Theatre and it will not be our last! Beautifully maintained little theatre with lots of history - the building was originally a family home located in Palmetto and was relocated to its current site - a real feat...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went here within the last two weeks to see a show. We have lived here for many years and I regret to say that this is the first time I have visited this! The show we visited was delightful. It is a small theater...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2016

Small Town atmosphere with a big town experience. Very well done. Will be there for my 3rd play this weekend.

Thank Henry K
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Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Everything about "Almost Maine" was great. One of the best we have been privileged to attend. Well done and extremely affordable. Love this intimate quaint theatre.

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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Although amdram the shows here are always very professional and great value. Went to see Radio Ridiculous and was not disappointed - hilarious from beginning to end. Theatre only seats 145 and is in an old single storey wooden bungalow complete with stone fireplace -...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

Small theater where all seats appear to be good for viewing and there is plenty of legroom. Our seats were to the far right and had no obstructions. Volunteers/staff were friendly and helpful. The scenery was perfect. The actors did a great job. We're planning...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2015

The production was delightful, but the theater itself is rather dated and so close to the water that the smell of mold is almost over-powering. If you have allergies, be mindful. Parking is spread out all along the streets and a few close lots, so...More

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NevilleB87
3 March 2017|
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Response from John H | Property representative |
The current production, running March 8 – 25, 2018 is "THE CURIOUS SAVAGE" by John Patrick
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BAP27
16 February 2015|
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Response from John H |
Our 67th Season performances are: MURDERED TO DEATH - October 8 – 18, 2015 FOX ON THE FAIRWAY - December 3 – 13, 2015 ALMOST, MAINE - January 28 – February 14, 2016 LETTICE AND LOVAGE - March 24 – April 10, 2016... More
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