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A.D. Players

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Address: 5420 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77056-5302
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+1 713-526-2721
10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 14:00

Founded in 1967 by Jeannette Clift George, A. D. Players produces plays and...

Founded in 1967 by Jeannette Clift George, A. D. Players produces plays and programs that entertain, inspire, and enrich under the creative signature of God. Committed to producing plays and programs that uphold human value and offer creativity, we continue to serve the Houston community and beyond with our unique artistic signature of faith. Our company is one of Houston's largest resident theater companies, impacting more than nine million people. Annually, we produce five Mainstage shows and four Children's Theater shows, field a National Touring Unit, and maintain a year-round Theater Arts Academy.

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Small Intimate Theatre

We saw 12 Angry Men. The setting was in a jury room. Very well done. We really enjoyed the play and the underlying meaning. We will be back.

Reviewed 20 September 2015
Heather B
Katy, Texas
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Congratulations to A.D. Players for their wonderful new facility! What a blessing for them to be able to celebrate 50 years in this new home. The stage is nothing short of Broadway quality and the seats were much more comfortable that any NY show I've ever been to. My friend, my mother and me were able to enjoy the opening... More 

Thank lkd1108
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

The AD Players was founded almost 50 years ago with an unique and individual style of theater promoting human values, creativity, and education for all ages. It showcases some of Houston's finest professional and talented performances by local actors. Some of the performances have featured classics, such as, "Miracle Worker", "Little Women", "Charlie Brown Christmas", and "Twelve Angry Men". "Annually,... More 

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Great professional theatre. Performances never disappoint. Most shows are family friendly. If you want a small theatre experience in the heart of Houston, then go see a show at AD Players.

Thank Lia M
Tomball, Texas
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Reviewed 8 January 2016

What an adorable little theater. I brought my son for a special "mommy and me" outing to see the Christmas production of A Charlie Brown Christmas a few weeks ago, and it was such a fun experience for both of us. Since this was a show geared for children and families we did not have to worry about being silent.... More 

Thank Susie M
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

I have seen several plays and musicals at this lovely theatre and have always been more than satisfied. It is an intimate setting so that each person has a great seat close enough to interact with the performers. The choice of plays is always delightful, always perfect for the family. I strongly encourage you to support this charming hometown endeavor.... More 

Thank Blinngirl
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

We've been to many performances. Finally bought season tickets. Usually see the same crowd each month. They are building a new threate.

Thank yessamme
Katy, Texas
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

We saw 12 Angry Men. The setting was in a jury room. Very well done. We really enjoyed the play and the underlying meaning. We will be back.

Thank Heather B
tampa FL
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Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Saw a performance of Helen Keller (The ultra socialist with communist sympathies later in her life, although the play doesn't mention this!) Good actors, pleasant venue, nothing ultra fancy but a nice way to spend an evening!

Thank trentvano
Lake Jackson, Texas
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Reviewed 25 December 2014

We recently attended the A.D. Players' production of "The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe". Two outstanding actors played multiple parts and kept a room full of children and adults spell-bound for a 1-hour performance. The theater is small and intimate and the entertainment is outstanding. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 2 July 2014

We recently attended Over The River & Through The Woods and enjoyed the performance so much that we immediately renewed our season tickets. Each production we have attended here is better than the previous. Always an enjoyable nite.

3 Thank Susan L

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