The Players Theatre 85th Season begins with LEND ME A TENOR, September 10-21

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Opens this upcoming Thursday!

September 10th-21st

7:30PM Showings Tuesday-Thursday & Saturday

2:00PM Showings Sunday

A mainstage favorite back by popular demand!

The Players Theatre Broadway Season opens in September with a full revival of one of your favorites. The original cast makes their return in this hysterical farce. What happens when the curtain is about to rise and the lead tenor is missing?! Local reviewers called it “The Players’ best comedy EVER.”

Directed By:

Kyle Turoff

Berry Ayers as Tito Merelli

Ross Boehringer as Bellhop

Amanda Heisey as Maggie

Jeffery Kin as Max

Patti O’berg as Julia

Kaylene McCaw as Maria

Lilian Moore as Diana

Bob Trisolini as Saunders




First five rows are $30
Regular Seats are $25


Produced by Two Chairs Theatre Company

October 2nd-12th

7:30PM Showings Thursday – Saturday

2:00PM Showings Sunday

Don’t miss out on this great rendition!

A classic play of great tenderness, charm and beauty, that reveals the inner lives of a southern belle past her prime with her two grown children. The arrival of the gentleman caller sends shockwaves through the family and causes cracks to form in the delicate fantasies that have made their lives bearable.

Directed By:

Elliot Raines

Lynne Doyle as Amanda
Dylan Jones as Tom
Lauren Ward as Laura
Josh Brin as The Gentleman Caller


First five rows are $30
Regular Seats are $25


Open your third eye and join The Spirit University for the most paranormal event of the year! 

October 18th at 7:30PM

A quest to find Sarasota’s #1 Psychic!

Come, laugh, play along in your seat, or battle it out on stage! The Spirit University’s tournament features extraordinary individuals who claim to have the gift of clairvoyance. Their skills will be put to the test with carefully designed challenges as they attempt to prove their 6th sense abilities and claim this coveted title!

Don’t miss out on your chance to participate too! We are still looking for talented individuals who think they have what it takes! If you are interested in competing follow the link below and sign up now! There is a $50 contestant fee.


Our committee has narrowed down your nominees to 10 outstanding individuals to be honored at The Players annual gala:
A Night to Remember
Join us at
The Polo Grill
October 24, 2014
at 5:00pm
in celebration of some outstanding theatre veterans who have volunteered at the theatre both on and off stage over the last 85 years.
all funds raised will benefit our
‘Building Better Grownups Fund’
$150 per person
To purchase tickets,
call the Box Office 


& Workshops

There’s still time to sign up!


Looking to soothe your itching, thespian urges? Broaden your skills? Or just learn to belt your heart out?


Check out some of our great classes and workshops!:


On Camera Acting (ages 13-18)

Thursdays 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Experience the acting process from script to screen. Discover how to approach screen tests and auditions and present yourself clearly in both film and on stage.


Ballet I (ages 7-9)
Sept. 4 – May 30, 2015
Tuesdays 5:00PM – 6:00PM

Dine at the Columbia Restaurant on St. Armands Circle during
the entire month of September and select
The Players as your charity and Columbia
will donate 5% of the total check to benefit
our Building Better Grownups Scholarship Fund.

Box Office:

Box Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
6:30 PM – Curtain
(Performance Days Only)
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
6:30 PM – Curtain
(Performance Days Only)
12:30 PM – Curtain
(Performance Days Only)
 The Players Theatre is dedicated to presenting a diverse and entertaining slate of high quality, volunteer driven theatrical experiences that educate, stimulate and enrich the entire community.
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