Acting for Life! Support your ACT!
5220 Village Creek Dr, Plano, Texas 75093 ~ 214-810-3228      
Jamey Jamison, Executive Director       A 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Organization

Welcome to The Art Centre Theatre - the finest community of talented youth, teens and adults in the North Texas area. Conveniently located in Plano, we offer instruction in theatre arts, music, dance, voice and more, last year serving over 700 children and staging over 50 complete productions. We hope you'll enjoy our shows, and consider joining our rapidly growing family!

      Final weekend for "Hunchback the Musical" and "The Hunchback of Norte Dame." Book now!

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ACT has terrific sponsorship opportunities for you and/or your business. Click here for additional information, or please contact our Executive Director, Jamey Jamison at 214-810-3228 (or e-mail for further information.

Discount Tickets:

Patrons and the employees of the fabulous Plano hotels and motels are entitled to a 10% discount off any tickets purchased at the door; show a receipt or current pay stub. (Receipts must be dated within 15 days of the show date.)

PISD Teachers, Plano Fire-fighters and Law-enforcement officers, City Of Plano employees, and members of the armed forces receive a 10% discount at the door with proper ID.

KERA members can receive a two-for-one discount at the door for non-special event shows! Select your show date and desired seats and e-mail with your request so we can hold your reservation; you may pay at the door when you show your KERA membership card.

Trying to Get a Break? The first Tuesday of every month ACT provides FREE SPACE for anyone wishing to have their works heard. Please book in advance by contacting the Executive Director, Jamey Jamison (

Center Stage at ACT:

Presented by special arrangement with
Paul Boyd Music
Original book, music, and lyrics by Paul Boyd

The sensational Paul Boyd ("RED: THE RED RIDING HOOD MUSICAL" and "ALICE THE MUSICAL") brings a new musical at the ACT stage, with the Southwest premier of this gripping rendition of the classic story inspired by the Victor Hugo novel. Opening in the UK in 2013 to rave reviews, this unique adaptation of the story brings stellar music and surprising humor to the story of the Archdeacon of Norte Dame Cathedral and his love affair with the gypsy girl Esmerelda - only to find that the object of his affections is in love with the fickle Captain Phoebus. But there's so much more ... this is not your typical telling of the well-known story! Adult cast.

$15. ACT member discounts apply if you buy in advance using our online system.

An Original ACT Adaptation
Inspired by the novel from Victor Hugo
Sep 23-Oct 9:      The Hunchback of Notre Dame

A vibrant and contemporary retelling of the classic tale, set in the halls of Our Lady of Notre Dame Preparatory School. Follow Constance as she embarks on a new journey, meeting all manner of interesting characters that help her in the transition to a new life. Through song and dance, they learn to value each other's unique differences ... it takes all sorts of instruments to perform a beautiful symphony! Youth cast.

$15. ACT member discounts apply if you buy in advance using our online system.

An ACT Original Production
Oct 14 & 15, 7:30:      Von Schlickendicken's Revenge: An ACT Murder Mystery

Not so fast! The rumors of Edna's demise at the now infamous High School Reunion were greatly exaggerated. It turns out that her use of copious amounts of her own cosmetics over the years have so altered her biochemistry that she managed to counteract the poison administered by the so-called foreign exchange student; Edna only appeared dead. But she's back, and, boy, is she ticked! Now it's time for the Halloween Ball, and her evil plot will come to fruition.

Join us (in costume - there's a prize for the best one!) for "Von Schlickendicken's REVENGE," another entertaining evening of fear and fun at ACT.

Fabulous food by A Little Bit of Love Catering. Free bottle of wine with the purchase of two dinner tickets (also available for donations).

Revenge may be a dish best served cold, but dinner won't be! We'll see you there!

$30 includes dinner, $20 show only.

Check out more of our upcoming shows on the On Stage page: CLICK HERE

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Main stage productions at discount prices!

New Shopping Opportunity to Support Your ACT!

You already shop online - why not support ACT while you do it? Hundreds of merchants are accessible through our new partner,, including Amazon, Best Buy, and Target. Take one extra step in your shopping and click the image above to go to your favorite merchant and your purchase could result in up to 15% going to support your favorite theatre! Save the link ( in your favorites and enjoy your shopping!

Official Hotel of ACT for September!

Visitors to our great community can take advantage of significant discounts when you stay at one of the premiere hotels in Plano. Call the theatre for more information!

Do you like to shop?

Online shoppers using Amazon can return %.5 of your eligible purchase to ACT! Click on the logo below, then sign in to your Amazon account as normal. That's all there is to it!

Also, you can shop at these local merchants, tell 'em we sent you - and ACT gets 1% (.05% at Kroger)!! At Tom Thumb or Randalls, give them our code #12939 when you check out. At Albertson's, give them #49001026649 (or, better, use a barcode tag you can get at the ACT front desk). For Kroger, link your Kroger Plus card to the ACT organization using number 45989 - go to to establish the link. Note that many of these programs require annual renewal of your community organization links.

Attention Plano Arts Groups! ACT is making available at no charge a room for use in the artistic pursuits, the third Tuesday of every month from 6:00-9:00 PM, for activities supporting 10-to-25 people. Contact for details and scheduling!

Donate to ACT!

We can't do it without YOU! ACT is an IRS 501(c)(3) nonprofit tax-exempt organization. Your tax-deductible donation is appreciated!

Art Centre Theatre        ACT is funded in part by:
City of Plano


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