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Island Players Community Theatre

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Incredible Community Theater

The Island Players in Anna Maria is a gem! There is not a bad seat in the house! The directors and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bradenton, Florida
via mobile
Must visit... what a gem!!

I recently attended the last production of the season, An inspector calls. What a wonderful... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2018
Coventry, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Incredible Community Theater”
Jul 17, 2018
“Must visit... what a gem!!”
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.
10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL 34216
+1 941-778-5755
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Island Players in Anna Maria is a gem! There is not a bad seat in the house! The directors and actors are professional. A must visit if you are looking for a wonderful experience while on the island.

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

I recently attended the last production of the season, An inspector calls. What a wonderful surprise, this lovely little theater was adorable. We were greeted by a very helpful lady in the box office, then shown to our seat by an enthusiastic volunteer. The production...More

Thank CarolineB39
Reviewed January 18, 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 March 6, 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

Reviewed March 20, 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

2  Thank Peter L
Reviewed January 18, 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.

Thank Harold R
Reviewed November 19, 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

Thank Scene-set
Reviewed October 17, 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

Thank Sheila E
Reviewed May 27, 2016

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

Thank Henry K
Reviewed February 4, 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.

Thank Marsha A
Reviewed November 15, 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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March 2, 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
February 15, 2015|
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