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Act II Playhouse

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Amazing theater!

The theater size is small (and cozy, not a bad seat in the house) BUT the productions have been... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
btraveler113
'Biloxi Blues' is an incredible production!

Once again, Act II displays the talent, energy and commitment of many fine professionals both on... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Chris K
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

The theater size is small (and cozy, not a bad seat in the house) BUT the productions have been anything but small! Wonderful selections and each season is better than the previous one. Have been a member since the beginning and look forward to each...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank btraveler113
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Once again, Act II displays the talent, energy and commitment of many fine professionals both on the stage and behind the scenes. The wonderful cast of 'Biloxi Blues' put their heart and soul into this amazing Neil Simon play. Of course, they paid tribute to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chris K
Reviewed August 6, 2018

never disappoints! I love this theater. Best date night ever! and you can pick a local restaurant for a complete night out.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Patty M
Reviewed September 23, 2017

As always, another wonderful, fun and entertaining evening at Act II in Ambler. Tony Braithwaite's one-person show (+ music & stage setting help) tells the back-stage, on-stage and post-production stories and tales of the theater. Tony works with the audience and lets us in on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Chris K
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Small and intimate makes for a lovely and entertaining evening. Every show makes me grateful we have this wonderful venue locally!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We have been subscribers since the theater opened over ten years ago. WE have very rarely been disappointed in the shows. There is a wide variety of theater available. It is always amazing how much they can do with a small stage. The dramas have...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Grace D
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Act II continues to have interesting shows with wonderful local talent. Brighton Beach Memoirs was a great production with a great young lead. The new AC/heating system is a big plus also.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

What a great venue in a small city that is firmly entrenched on the come-back trail. We attended a 1-man show based on It's A Wonderful Life and it was absolutely superb. The venue itself was small and very cozy with only limited seating, less...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank jwredlabel
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This was my second visit. We saw Electile Dysfunction. It was pure genius with amazing talent. Tony is incredible. Much was ad libbed and highlighted this fabulous cast. I will be back.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Winkie51
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Need a night out on the town and don't feel like hassling with driving or training into the city on a diminished SEPTA schedule? Here is the easy answer, roll into Ambler, dine like royalty then march over to the Act II, settle in for...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Charlie H
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