Welcome to the Island Players Website

Founded in 1949, The Island Players, Inc. is an organization dedicated to providing artistic experiences for the communities of Anna Maria Island and its neighboring cities

through the presentation of stage productions.


The Island Players Theater is located
on Anna Maria Island, Florida
(corner of Gulf Drive and Pine Avenue)


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Coming Soon!

"The Red Velvet Cake War"

By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten


Directed by Mike Lusk


September 29 – October 9, 2016




THE CAST - (In order of appearance)


Cee Cee Windham                                                        LAURA MORALES


Gaynelle Verdeen Bodeen                                            JUDI KING


LaMerle Verdeen Minshew                                            CATHY HANSEL-EDGERTON


Aubrey Verdeen                                                           JIM FALTOT


Jimmie Wyvette Verdeen                                             JOANIE ANTON


Peaches Verdeen Belrose                                              SADIE PALMER


Bitsy Hargis                                                                  JUDY KEENAN


Newt Blaylock                                                               RICK KOPP


Sheriff Grover Lout                                                       VINNIE CONTE


Elsa Dowdall                                                                 ROBIN RHODES


Mama Doll Hargis                                                          MIRIAM RING


Purvis Verdeen                                                              VINNIE CONTE

Regular Show Performances are:

Tuesday through Saturday evenings at 8 PM
Sunday matinees at 2 PM 
"DARK" (no performance) on Mondays


Please NOTE: Box Office is open 10 days before opening night,
Monday through Saturday, 9AM-1PM for information and ticket sales
and 1 hour before all performances for "Will Call" only. 
All tickets will be held in "Will Call" at the box office for pickup 

Located on Anna Maria Island, we are Manatee County's oldest Community Theater.

The Island Players, Inc.
10009 Gulf Drive
Anna Maria, Florida 34216

Phone: 941 778-5755 941 778-5755  

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