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!

      "Big Fish" and "Wizard of Oz" open this weekend ... Book today!

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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 (

Front and Center on the ACT stage ...

Music and Lyrics by ANDREW LIPPA
Based on the novel by Daniel Wallace and the Columbia Motion Picture
Presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide, 570 Seventh Avenue, Suite 2100, New York, NY 10018. (866) 378-9758
Jul 15-24:      BIG FISH

Based on the blockbuster novel by Daniel Wallace and made into the brilliant film directed by Tim Burton, "BIG FISH" went to Broadway with music and lyrics by Andrew Lipps, the Tony nominee of "The Addams Family" fame. Critically acclaimed, this powerful musical tells the story of traveling salesman Edward Bloom, who knows nothing of a life that isn't lived to its fullest. His eye-popping tales thrill everyone around him, but his son Will, soon to be a father himself, makes it his mission to find the truth behind his father's bigger than life stories. Filled with humor, heart and a passion for life, "BIG FISH" will remind us all why theatre--especially musicals--is something we all love!

Special notice: ACT is pleased to be able to provide ASL interpreters for our final (July 24) performance of "Big Fish." Please book for the left side of the audience (as it faces the stage) to take advantage of the interpretation.

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

An Original ACT Adaptation
Based on the book by L. Frank Baum
Jul 15-24:      The Wizard of Oz

The yellow brick road beckons! Dorothy leaves Kansas via the tornado express, and finds herself and her dog in the strange and beautiful land of Oz. Trying to get back home, she's helped by the Good Witch of the North, but has ticked off the Wicked Witch of the West. Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion in this all-time favorite show performed by the talented youth of ACT!

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

A Ginger Rockafella Revue production.
Jul 23, 10:00pm:      Ginger Rockafella Revue Presents: Weimar Wonderland

The burlesque artistry of the Ginger Rockafella Revue returns to the ACT stage with "Weimar Wonderland," a special cabaret celebrating the Weimar era. BYOB. Adults only, please. IDs will be checked at the door.

Hosted by: Kurtz Frausun     Special Musical Guest: Cabaret Boucher

Janie Slash     Chordella Smash     The Enigma
Bellie Martini     Velvet Mystique     Mina Panamour
Rowdy Rory     Star Michaels     Cal de Lynn
Ginger Rockafella
$25 front row VIP, $20 all other seats.

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 June!

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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