'Take Me Out' is ACT 1's current production.

Take Me Out
May 1-9, 2015
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Welcome to ACT 1

ACT 1 (Artists' Cooperative Theatre) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing theatrical gems, both classic and modern, to Middle Tennessee Audiences. Now in its twenty-sixth season, ACT 1 has presented productions of more than a hundred of the world's greatest plays. ACT 1 continually receives high praise from critics and audience members alike.

Kids enjoy free admission! High School and younger students will be admitted free of charge to Thursday evening performances and Sunday matinees.


Current Production: Take Me Out

ACT 1 proudly announces its fourth production of the 2014/2015 season, Take Me Out, running May 1-9. Tickets are available thru TicketsNashville.com.

Audition Notice: Dog Sees God

ACT 1 announces auditions for its finale production of the 2014/2015 season, Dog Sees God. For more information, please visit our Auditions page.

Now accepting director submissions for next season

We are currently accepting submissions from directors for our next season. The deadline is May 1st. You can find all the requirements on our Director Submissions page.


Follow ACT 1 on Facebook and Twitter!

Want to keep up-to-date with ACT 1 without checking our website? Simply follow @act1theatre on Twitter or Like our fan page on Facebook and we'll keep you in the loop for all our upcoming shows and auditions.

ACT 1 partners with GoodSearch

Now you can help ACT 1 every time you search the Internet! Simply use GoodSearch as your search engine, and choose ACT 1 as your charity of choice.