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Island Players Community Theatre

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Address: 10009 Gulf Drive, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, FL
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+1 941-778-5755
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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.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Harold R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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 of civil engineering! Very comfy seating with (I am pretty sure) no seats that have... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles 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 with about 80-100 seats. Anna Maria is a sleepy town and it is a wonderful... More 

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Thank Sheila E
Cortez, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

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

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Thank Henry K
Derby, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank Marsha A
Tetbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 - quite charming. Recommended.

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Thank JohnSFleet_Hants_UK
Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 to return.

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Sarasota, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles 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 I would advise taking a flashlight for uneven walkways.

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Thank hledgerwood
Roxie, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Long Time subscriber. The productions are top notch; exquisite set design and wonderfully talented actors. For Island vacationers a wonderful way to spend the evening after a day at the beach.

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Anna Maria Island has made made great waves in the tourist industry in recent years for its great beaches and old world laid-back ambiance. Well, you all must also ride the waves too at this little local community theater where local talent and hospitality combine to provide 1st class entertainment on a regular basis during their season October thru May.... More 

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