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Impressive and Talented

I have seen two shows at this theatre. Two years ago I saw "Santaland Diaries" and a couple of... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2012
Morganton, North Carolina
Great theatre

We recently saw The Odd Couple and we're incredibly impressed by the quality of the production... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2012
Asheville, North Carolina
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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!
35 E Walnut St, Asheville, NC 28801-2909
Downtown Asheville
+1 828-254-1320
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Reviewed 22 October 2012

I have seen two shows at this theatre. Two years ago I saw "Santaland Diaries" and a couple of weeks ago "Hairspray". I highly recommend both and am looking forward to checking out future shows. The singing, costumes, acting, and sound quality are top notch....More

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Reviewed 26 September 2012

We recently saw The Odd Couple and we're incredibly impressed by the quality of the production. Comfortable, pleasant theatre, and great show.

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Reviewed 27 August 2012

This was a clever production and Oscar really did an excellent job. The seats are below the stage level which means you are always looking up at the stage, which is annoying. Due to the age of this place and the lack of funding, this...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2012

We happened to be visiting Asheville when The Odd Couple was playing at ACT. Excellent production and very talented actors. Parking is very limited so be prepared to walk.

Thank Geraldine P
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Enjoyed the visit and the atmosphere, great place to experience close up theatre

Thank Bif M
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Went to see Guys and Dolls and it was really good for a local production.

Thank awesome1jh
Reviewed 14 June 2012

ACT does a fine job presenting a variety of shows on a small stage in a small theater. Musicals, comedy, and drama could all appear on the bill during the season. Whatever you choose, you'll find dedicated, talented actors, sets that are more sophisticated than...More

Thank AVLwriter
Reviewed 3 June 2012

I walked passed the Asheville Community Theatre in the afternoon and found there was a production on that evening of To Kill A Mocking Bird. I returned after dinner and saw a really marvellous production. It happened to be Harper Lee's 86th birthday (The Author)...More

Thank Marion L
Reviewed 19 May 2012

I've seen several shows here, and have loved them all! It is the original theatre in the town, which always makes for a nice historic feel. There is a small stage and the shows are well done and there is a really intimate feel, not...More

Thank kwiksilver36
Reviewed 9 May 2012

Great local actors put on plays throughout Asheville for free! Great intimate feeling with very professional quality.

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Mona H
21 May 2018|
Response from Jenny B | Property representative |
Great question! Here's our 2018-19 Mainstage season: Avenue Q: October 5-28, 2018 Snowbound: November 30-December 16, 2018 Footloose: February 8 – March 3, 2019 Alice in Wonderland: April 5 – 21, 2019 Hands on a Hardbody... More
Sharon F
28 April 2018|
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Thank you but too late for us.
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14 April 2018|
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Yes! The box office is open at least an hour before the curtain time and unless we are completely sold out, we will have tickets available for purchase at the door.