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Asheville Community Theatre

35 E Walnut St, Asheville, NC 28801-2909
+1 828-254-1320
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Great Performance-Comfortable Theatre

Thoroughly enjoyed production of The Producers. Community Theater at it's best. The new seating is... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
mountainmirage
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Asheville, North Carolina
Talented actors/ singers but uncomfortable seats

So disappointed in the theater's new seats. 6 of us attended (4 over 6' tall) and all of us were... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
AUDISTEVE
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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!
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“full monty” (7 reviews)
“no bad seats” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
35 E Walnut St, Asheville, NC 28801-2909
Downtown Asheville
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+1 828-254-1320
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed production of The Producers. Community Theater at it's best. The new seating is comfortable and the sound system made this a great musical. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

So disappointed in the theater's new seats. 6 of us attended (4 over 6' tall) and all of us were uncomfortable. Seats are bolt upright and narrower than the worst coach seats on the worst airline! Really need replacing before I would ever attend another...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I have attended quite a few productions at the Asheville Community Theatre and it's smaller stage space, 35below. All have been excellent. This community theater has existed since 1946, with Charlton Heston being its first director. Renovations have just been completed, including new seating and...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

My wife and I enjoy theater in NYC, Chicago, LA and London. How great it is to see such talent in a theater where every single seat is great. The Producers is running at ACT in Asheville. The theater just completed a full renovation. Comfortable...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

As a disclaimer I should note that I have performed with ACT in the past. That being said, I am not an easy audience member. ACT's current production "The Producers" is amazing! Very high energy from start to finish. Great theatre at the highest level....More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

If you want a good night of theater - Asheville Community Theater is the right ticket. Very entertaining and pretty good performers.

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Reviewed 22 May 2017

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...More

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Jenny B, Marketing Director at Asheville Community Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

We're so glad you got the opportunity to experience a show in 35below! Thank you so much for sharing your experience. Our Mainstage will reopen on August 18 - clean, crisp, and completely renovated! We hope that you'll come back and join us again!

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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...More

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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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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....More

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Mona H
21 May 2018|
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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
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Sharon F
28 April 2018|
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Thank you but too late for us.
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Response from Jenny B | Property representative |
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.
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