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Lemon Bay Playhouse

Address: 96 W Dearborn St., Englewood, FL 34223
Phone Number: 941-474-9610
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Ranked #18 of 38 Activities in Englewood
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Owner description: Lemon Bay Playhouse is Englewood, Florida's community theater, providing live performances...
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Owner description: Lemon Bay Playhouse is Englewood, Florida's community theater, providing live performances throughout the year. You can see a listing of our current offerings on our website. Lemon Bay Playhouse is a very popular venue, so book your tickets as early as you can.

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Englewood, Florida
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162 reviews 162 reviews
7 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I cannot begin to tell you how lucky we are to have this FABULOUS talent in our own backyard. This latest theater offering is called "GREETINGS" by Tom Dudzick. Very ably directed by Ron Bupp, with a splendid cast featuring Jack Rabito, Jim Walsh, Ian Bisset, Gloria Bandy and Wendi Scianna. It's a Christmas themed play, but it also displays... More 

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Houston, Texas
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32 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

In the downtown section of sleepy Englewood lies this little playhouse. It seats about 100, and it is a small theater, but the entertainment is big. The sound system is good. Even towards the back rows, visability is decent. I will come back again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

The childrens camp is wonderful! The staff is so attentive, kind, skilled and nurturing. I can not say enough about the wonderful people at this facility.

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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64 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Many of the actors here are snow birds who bring their exceptional energy and talent to make this one of the outstanding theaters of the area. Most of their productions sell out , a testimony of the great value.

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Southwest Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
3 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Just saw the final performance of "Don't Talk to the Actors" at this small community playhouse. The actors were wonderful and the play itself was well written. Communities are fortunate to have local theatres like this and they should be patronized. There's not a bad seat in this house.

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Englewood, Fl.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

A great night's entertainment by quality actors. Sometimes the actors are limited by the plays that are selected but overall when the material is good the performances are great!

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Englewood, Florida
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7 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

"DON'T TALK TO THE ACTORS" is the latest play this little community theater is offering. As a Volunteer I got to see a preview this evening and I laughed till I cried. It was simply hilarious. The cast is fantastic, the acting simply superb. We are talking MAJOR TALENTS here!!!! The play will run September 3 through September 21. Performances... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A very small playhouse, which means the show is right in your face. (Which is a good thing) Have been here a few times. Some of the plays are very very good, others are ok. So check before buying tickets and check reviews. Overall a enjoyable evening.

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Englewood, Florida
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51 attraction reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I have hesitated for a long time to go to a play here. We went to the Guthrie in Minneapolis for many years, and I was afraid it would be a disappointment. A friend invited me, and I was pleasantly surprised. The actors did a great job. I enjoyed the play very much. When you consider that it is done... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Well it was for us! As out of town regular visitors and until recently a home owner on Rotonda I can say our normal vacation routine does not involve Playhouses but friends had purchased tickets and so off to the theatre we went! The show was 'The Fourposter' and as I'm far from being a theatre critc can't give a... More 

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