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Manatee Performing Arts Center - MOVED

102 12th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7815
+1 941-748-5875
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Wonderful Musicals

This group of amateurs does a great job in their presentation of Broadway Musicals, etc. I have... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2012
Bradenton, Florida
Great theater at reasonable prices

Old down town location. Soon to move into nearby all new modern building now under construction... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2012
Bradenton, Florida
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Award-Winning state of the art facility offering a full season of productions, events, concerts, comedy and more. The Manatee Performing Arts Center features two theaters, rehearsal and classroom space and public rental spaces. A unique venue in which to see a show, or to host your own event! Our mission: "To represent, enrich and stimulate people through the art of live theatre by providing entertainment, education and an artistic outlet. The Manatee Players and its performance venue serve as a significant cultural, educational and economic resource for the Florida Gulf Coast region."
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 31, 2013
“Excellent new venue”
Sep 26, 2013
“Excellent Local Theatre”
102 12th St W, Bradenton, FL 34205-7815
+1 941-748-5875

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Reviewed May 22, 2012

This group of amateurs does a great job in their presentation of Broadway Musicals, etc. I have enjoyed everyone I have seen/heard and am looking forward to the opening of their new venue.

Thank DavidKasse
Reviewed April 27, 2012

Old down town location. Soon to move into nearby all new modern building now under construction. Has continuously provided top notch theater. Has receive several major national awards.

Thank visitorfromFlorida70
Reviewed April 8, 2012

They put on quite a variety of productions here, even a few you may never have heard of before. A small intimate venue, and always great shows. Lots of regulars buy season passes, so you may feel like an outsider for the first show or...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed March 27, 2012

My group has enjoyed every show we've seen. The performers look as though they are thoroughly enjoying themselves, performing for the audience. They almost always get a standing ovation. They have won various other awards also. We look forward to the start of each new...More

Thank Edie481
Reviewed January 16, 2012

My wife & I attend 3-4 performances every year. We marvel at the quality and enjoy watching performers from 7 to 70. Lots of talent in this area. Every year they take one performance into competition and usually win. I know the performances are grass-root...More

Thank IslandSunAMI
Reviewed January 6, 2012

We used this location for a school play and it was SOOOOO incredibly disgustingly dirty. Mold and mildew, dirt and dust. What a shame.

Thank Shantkayaks
Reviewed January 26, 2011

Recently attended Hairspray. Great performance, great atmosphere & venue on riverfront, 2 thumbs up all ages.

2  Thank Liz R
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