Acting for Life! Support your ACT!
5220 Village Creek Dr, Plano, Texas 75093 ~ 214-810-3228      
Jamey Jamison, Executive Director       A 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization

 


 

Welcome to The Art Centre Theatre - the finest community of talented youth, teens and adults in the North Texas area. Conveniently located in Plano, we offer instruction in theatre arts, music, dance, voice and more, last year serving over 700 children and staging over 50 complete productions. We hope you'll enjoy our shows, and consider joining our rapidly growing family!

 



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Sponsorship

ACT has terrific sponsorship opportunities for you and/or your business. Click here for additional information, or please contact our Executive Director, Jamey Jamison at 214-810-3228 (or e-mail Jamey@artcentretheatre.com) for further information.

Discount Tickets:

Patrons and the employees of the fabulous Plano hotels and motels are entitled to a 10% discount off any tickets purchased at the door; show a receipt or current pay stub. (Receipts must be dated within 15 days of the show date.)

PISD Teachers, Plano Fire-fighters and Law-enforcement officers, City Of Plano employees, and members of the armed forces receive a 10% discount at the door with proper ID.

KERA members can receive a two-for-one discount at the door for non-special event shows! Look up the show date and time, note your desired seats from those available, and e-mail boxoffice@artcentretheatre.com with your request so we can hold your reservation; you may pay at the door when you show your KERA membership card.

Trying to Get a Break? The first Tuesday of every month ACT provides FREE SPACE for anyone wishing to have their works heard. Please book in advance by contacting the Executive Director, Jamey Jamison (jamey@artcentretheatre.com).

 

Center Stage at ACT:

Jun 30, 8:30pm:      Fairy Falls ~ Sketch Comedy and Musical Revue

ACT is delighted to bring the premiere production of the Pickola Tesla Comedy Troupe to the stage in this fabulous original sketch and musical comedy revue!

Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, all your favorite stories went terribly astray. The rest, as it's said, is history. Join us for awesome entertainment by ACT's comedy troupe! Mature Content; not recommended for younger children.

$15.
An ACT Original Adaptation based on the fairy tale by French novelist
Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve
Jun 30-Jul 9:      Beauty and the Beast 

The all-time favorite love story, Beauty and the Beasthas won the hearts of millions of people around the world. Art Centre Theatre's production tells the story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell. Time is running out and if the Beast doesn't learn his lesson soon, he and his entire enchanted household will be doomed for eternity. Youth and adult productions. 

$15. ACT member discounts apply if you buy in advance using our online system. 

Youth Cast:  


Adult Cast: 
An ACT Original Musical Adaptation
Jul 14-23:      The Wizard of Oz 

ACT retells the classic Frank L. Baum tale with musical flair! When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz. They follow the Yellow Brick Road toward the Emerald City to meet the Wizard, and en route they meet a Scarecrow that needs a brain, a Tin Man missing a heart, and a Cowardly Lion who wants courage. Dorothy simply wants to get back to Kansas, and they all seek the help of the great Wizard in Emerald City. He demands the group to bring him the broom of the Wicked Witch of the West to earn his help. Youth and Adult casts. 

$15. ACT member discounts apply if you buy in advance using our online system. 

Adult Cast:  


Youth Cast: 

A TAG Team Original Production

Jul 28-29:      Ms. Mary & Friends "Throwback" Comedy Review

Missing the "golden days?"  Missed the first show this Spring?  WELL THEY'RE BACK!

Ms. Mary is bringing some old friends and NEW friends this second time around.  Come out and enjoy the classic comedy stylings of days gone by, and get ready to laugh as we jog your memory (or show you "Youngins" something you may have never seen before) with Ms. Mary and her troupe of hysterical AND talented friends. Enjoy the trip down memory lane with comdians and classic comedy "of old" - with the likes of Lucille Ball, the early SNL stars, Phyliss Diller, Carroll Burnett, Ruth Buzzi, Laugh-in and more.  With surprise musical guests - will return to the stage in the fabulous high energy review. 


$15. ACT member discounts apply if you buy in advance using our online system. 

Adult Cast:  


by Richard R George
Presented through special arrangement with

Dramatic Publishing
311Washington St
Woodstock, IL 60098-3308
Aug 11-20:      Charlie & The Chocolate Factory
Who wouldn't want to join Charlie Bucket in his adventurous tour of Willy Wonka's world-famous Chocolate Factory? Now is your chance! Your audience will see Augustus Gloop, Violet Beauregarde, Veruca Salt, Grandpa George, Grandma Georgina, Willy Wonka and Charlie himself come to life, and all involved will discover the true meaning of teamwork, self-confidence and self-esteem. Each member of your cast will have a role that promotes a special understanding of other people as, together, they and your audience experience a chocolate-candy fantasy. The entire production is smoothly tied together by an energetic and personable Narrator, who effortlessly bridges time and excites the audience with creative anticipation. The delicious fun of Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory awaits you!

$15. ACT member discounts apply if you buy in advance using our online system. 

Adult Cast:  
Youth Cast: 
Check out more of our upcoming shows on the On Stage page: CLICK HERE

 

Main Stage productions, discount prices!


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New Shopping Opportunity to Support Your ACT!

You already shop online - why not support ACT while you do it? Hundreds of merchants are accessible through our new partner, egivemall.com, including Amazon, Best Buy, and Target. Take one extra step in your shopping and click the image above to go to your favorite merchant and your purchase could result in up to 15% going to support your favorite theatre! Save the link (https://www.egivemall.com/ACT) in your favorites and enjoy your shopping!


Official Hotel of ACT for May!

Visitors to our great community can take advantage of significant discounts when you stay at one of the premiere hotels in Plano. Call the theatre for more information!


Do you like to shop?

Online shoppers using Amazon can return %.5 of your eligible purchase to ACT! Click on the logo below, then sign in to your Amazon account as normal. That's all there is to it!

Also, you can shop at these local merchants, tell 'em we sent you - and ACT gets 1% (.05% at Kroger)!! At Tom Thumb or Randalls, give them our code #12939 when you check out. At Albertson's, give them #49001026649 (or, better, use a barcode tag you can get at the ACT front desk). For Kroger, link your Kroger Plus card to the ACT organization using number 45989 - go to www.KrogerCommunityRewards.com to establish the link. Note that many of these programs require annual renewal of your community organization links.

Attention Plano Arts Groups! ACT is making available at no charge a room for use in the artistic pursuits, the third Tuesday of every month from 6:00-9:00 PM, for activities supporting 10-to-25 people. Contact jamey@artcentretheatre.com for details and scheduling!

 


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We can't do it without YOU! ACT is an IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit tax-exempt organization. Your tax-deductible donation is appreciated!

Art Centre Theatre        ACT is funded in part by:
City of Plano

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