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Act II Playhouse

56 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
+1 215-654-0200
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Great little playhouse

Act II continues to have interesting shows with wonderful local talent. Brighton Beach Memoirs was... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Wonderful, wonderful venue

What a great venue in a small city that is firmly entrenched on the come-back trail. We attended a... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2017
laconia, nh
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56 E Butler Ave, Ambler, PA 19002-4526
+1 215-654-0200
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Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Act II continues to have interesting shows with wonderful local talent. Brighton Beach Memoirs was a great production with a great young lead. The new AC/heating system is a big plus also.

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Reviewed January 4, 2017

What a great venue in a small city that is firmly entrenched on the come-back trail. We attended a 1-man show based on It's A Wonderful Life and it was absolutely superb. The venue itself was small and very cozy with only limited seating, less...More

Thank jwredlabel
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This was my second visit. We saw Electile Dysfunction. It was pure genius with amazing talent. Tony is incredible. Much was ad libbed and highlighted this fabulous cast. I will be back.

Thank Winkie51
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Need a night out on the town and don't feel like hassling with driving or training into the city on a diminished SEPTA schedule? Here is the easy answer, roll into Ambler, dine like royalty then march over to the Act II, settle in for...More

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed September 2, 2016

A delightful, low key evening with an excellent show. Do not be put off by the A/C which, in some places in the Play House and in other places (seats) it's overly warm. The Play House is trying to get enough donations to fix the...More

Thank Gowney
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Went to the recent comedy show. This was the second show we have been to and we really enjoyed it. They have been entertaining. We even purchased tickets to the next show in February. The only thing is can you do something about the stage?...More

Thank Norma G
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Most of the shows are pretty good, I've left one at intermission and wrote a review of it on the playhouse Facebook page which they deleted. I also encountered some rude patrons that attend the shows, but it is close to home and a fun...More

Thank Rita M
Reviewed June 27, 2016

We have been season subscribers for some time. (We also have subscriptions to 2 theaters in Philadelphia). We enjoy the small (130 seats) room but with consistently strongly executed performances. The season has a nice variety of comedy, drama and musicals. Moreover it's a great...More

Thank Makethegrade
Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been members at Act II for 4 years now along with two other couples. We have NEVER experienced a bad show. In fact, most of the shows have been FANTASTIC!! We have invited many other friends and family members to...More

1  Thank Mamacita127
Reviewed March 12, 2016

We have never seen a poor performance at Act II. It is truly high quality community theater. Small but comfortable, we have seen everything from musicals (Man of LA Mancha) to two and three character shows. Most recently we saw Driving Miss Daisy, and it...More

1  Thank Nick R
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