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Anacortes Community Theatre

Celebrating live theatre and engaging the human needs for expression and growth by entertaining and educating all ages and abilities of our diverse community through shared passion for the arts.

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Almost, Maine

January 28th – February 20th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Jessica Guzik Written by John Cariani

Presented with permission by Dramatists Play Service

One cold, clear, winter night, as the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, the residents of Almost, Maine, find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and hilarious ways. Hearts are broken, but the bruises heal and the hearts mend- almost- in this delightful midwinters nights’ dream.

January 28th – February 20th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Jessica Guzik Written by John Cariani

Presented with permission by Dramatists Play Service

One cold, clear, winter night, as the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, the residents of Almost, Maine, find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and hilarious ways. Hearts are broken, but the bruises heal and the hearts mend- almost- in this delightful midwinters nights’ dream.

January 28th – February 20th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Jessica Guzik Written by John Cariani

Presented with permission by Dramatists Play Service

One cold, clear, winter night, as the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, the residents of Almost, Maine, find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and hilarious ways. Hearts are broken, but the bruises heal and the hearts mend- almost- in this delightful midwinters nights’ dream.

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Steel Magnolias

April 1st – April 23rd, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by TJ Fantini Written by Robert Harling
Presented with permission from Dramatists Play Service

The outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town’s most interesting characters at her salon. With an award-winning combination of hilarious repartee and poignant sadness, Steel Magnolias has that special quality that make the characters truly touching, funny and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.

April 1st – April 23rd, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by TJ Fantini Written by Robert Harling
Presented with permission from Dramatists Play Service

The outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town’s most interesting characters at her salon. With an award-winning combination of hilarious repartee and poignant sadness, Steel Magnolias has that special quality that make the characters truly touching, funny and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.

April 1st – April 23rd, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by TJ Fantini Written by Robert Harling
Presented with permission from Dramatists Play Service

The outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town’s most interesting characters at her salon. With an award-winning combination of hilarious repartee and poignant sadness, Steel Magnolias has that special quality that make the characters truly touching, funny and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.

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The Fantasticks

June 3rd – June 25th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Eric Millegan
Book & Lyrics by Tom Jones. Music by Harvey Schmidt
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

The Fantasticks, the longest running musical in the world, is a funny and romantic fable about a boy, a girl, and their two fathers who try to keep them apart. The result is a timeless story of love that manages to be nostalgic and universal at the same time.

June 3rd – June 25th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Eric Millegan
Book & Lyrics by Tom Jones. Music by Harvey Schmidt
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

The Fantasticks, the longest running musical in the world, is a funny and romantic fable about a boy, a girl, and their two fathers who try to keep them apart. The result is a timeless story of love that manages to be nostalgic and universal at the same time.

June 3rd – June 25th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Eric Millegan
Book & Lyrics by Tom Jones. Music by Harvey Schmidt
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

The Fantasticks, the longest running musical in the world, is a funny and romantic fable about a boy, a girl, and their two fathers who try to keep them apart. The result is a timeless story of love that manages to be nostalgic and universal at the same time.

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A Calculated Retreat

August 12th- September 3rd, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Taylor Bannister
Written by Willow McLaughlin


When google maps leads Meg astray, she ends up trapped in a hunting lodge for the weekend; where a reclusive diva is discovered in a locked room… dead. There are laughs and twists galore in this comedy-mystery written by the local playwright who brought you Three Times A Bridesmaid and That’s Not My Department.

August 12th- September 3rd, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Taylor Bannister
Written by Willow McLaughlin


When google maps leads Meg astray, she ends up trapped in a hunting lodge for the weekend; where a reclusive diva is discovered in a locked room… dead. There are laughs and twists galore in this comedy-mystery written by the local playwright who brought you Three Times A Bridesmaid and That’s Not My Department.

August 12th- September 3rd, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Taylor Bannister
Written by Willow McLaughlin


When google maps leads Meg astray, she ends up trapped in a hunting lodge for the weekend; where a reclusive diva is discovered in a locked room… dead. There are laughs and twists galore in this comedy-mystery written by the local playwright who brought you Three Times A Bridesmaid and That’s Not My Department.

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Little Women: The Musical

October 28th – November 20th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Tom Ochiai Music by Jason Howland
Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein Book by Allan Knee
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March as they experience growing up in Civil War America. This timeless, captivating story is brought to life in this glorious musical filled with personal discovery, heartache, hope and everlasting love. 

October 28th – November 20th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Tom Ochiai Music by Jason Howland
Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein Book by Allan Knee
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March as they experience growing up in Civil War America. This timeless, captivating story is brought to life in this glorious musical filled with personal discovery, heartache, hope and everlasting love. 

October 28rh – November 20th, 2022
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sundays at 2 pm

Directed by Tom Ochiai Music by Jason Howland
Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein Book by Allan Knee
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)

Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March as they experience growing up in Civil War America. This timeless, captivating story is brought to life in this glorious musical filled with personal discovery, heartache, hope and everlasting love. 

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I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being.

― Oscar Wilde

About Us

Since 1964, Anacortes Community Theatre (ACT) has served the Anacortes community and the wider Skagit Valley by presenting consistent and high-quality live performances on our mainstage and in smaller productions. 

Our broader mission and wide community support has allowed us to also serve our community through many other avenues of service, including our incredible year-round Class ACT education program.

Anacortes Community Theatre is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that truly celebrates live community theatre in every performance.

ACT is not a repertory, regional, or private theatre organization—anyone can be a part of our organization, so come and be ACT-er today!

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Box Office Hours for First Half of September

Monday September 6th from 10 am – 2 pm.

Thursday September 9th from 4 pm – 6 pm.

Monday September 13th from 10 am – 12 pm.

Thursday September 16th from 4 pm – 6 pm

Sunday September 19th from 10 am – 12 pm

Masks are required when entering the building

Anacortes Community Theatre is proud to receive support from

The Anacortes

Performing Arts Alliance

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