'Noises Off' is ACT 1's current production.

Noises Off
May 12-27, 2017
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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-eighth 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: Noises Off

ACT 1 proudly announces its fourth production of the 2016/2017 season, Noises Off, running May 12-27. Tickets are available thru TicketsNashville.com.

Now accepting director submissions for next season

We are currently accepting submissions from directors for our next season. The deadline is May 15th. You can find all the requirements on our Director Submissions page.


Season tickets now on sale!

Our 2016/2017 season promises to be one of our best yet! We invite you to join us by purchasing season tickets.

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Would you like to get email reminders about upcoming performances? Do you want to know about auditions as soon as we post them? What about volunteer opportunities, or are you maybe interested in directing for us? If so, subscribe to our new mailing list to get timely updates from ACT 1.

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