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Asheville Community Theatre

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Neighbourhood: Downtown Asheville
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Address: 35 E Walnut St, Asheville, NC 28801-2909
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Since 1946, Asheville Community Theatre has been dedicated to producing...

Since 1946, Asheville Community Theatre has been dedicated to producing high quality theatre starring local performers. We'd love for you to join us when you're next in town - or we'd for you to love to make a special trip to see one of our shows!

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this is is one fun place to see a performance. I so enjoy a small theater with good plays actors and a audience that want to be there!

Reviewed 4 January 2017
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Oldsmar, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The past few years we have visited Asheville we have always enjoyed a show at the Asheville Community Theatre. This year due to renovations, the main theatre was not available but we were so glad we were able to go to 35 Below, an intimate black box theatre where performances produced by local theatre groups. Tonight we saw “The Realistic... More 

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Vienna
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

ACT has been around a long time. When I was in my early 40s I spent one or two terms on their Board of Directors. It's always challenging being part of an organization that lives or dies based on the support of Individuals (theater-goers) and local donations from various groups. The theater and Asheville in general have changed dramatically in... More 

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asheville
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

this is is one fun place to see a performance. I so enjoy a small theater with good plays actors and a audience that want to be there!

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Thank t1nk1y
Asheville, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Without doubt, one of the most enjoyable performances I have seen anywhere in a very long time. Well written, produced, directed, and performed. I feel fortunate and proud to live (for 47 years) in a place where we have this quality of performing art availble. What a special thing!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

We've recently moved to the Asheville area and are SO pleased to find this charming community theatre. The cast, music, set, costuming, directing, sound, etc etc WELL DONE! We will be back, often! Thank you ACT for doing such a great job and looking forward to the remodeling you mentioned! Cheers to your new year!

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Spent an enjoyable evening taking in this production. So glad we went, well done! Talented musicians and cast. Put us in the Christmas spirit!

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1 Thank Barngal2
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Reviewed 5 December 2016

Every seat is good in this theatre. Great production with local flavor! Fun, festive production that would be good for all ages.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I saw "The Producers" there and was very surprised at the quality of the cast, sound, and entire production. You will enjoy a play here if you enjoy the arts.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

I'm from Asheville and ACT offers amazing entertainment! A variety of plays staring local actors! A must-do destination!

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Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Recently saw Sweeney Todd production. Costumes and sets were awesome and the performers were very talented and professional. With the coming renovations for better seating, this will be a great place to visit.

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