Mission Statement

The mission of The Naples Players is to enrich, educate and entertain our community through a superior theatre experience.

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The Naples Players is in the heart of Downtown Naples on Fifth Avenue South. As one of the top community theatres in the country we offer a variety of plays and musicals in two intimate spaces, Blackburn Hall and the Tobye Studio. Kidzact, our youth theatre offers top quality productions as well as in-depth skills classes for children. Adult education classes are offered throughout the year from skilled professionals. Etc… Reader’s Theatre offers an opportunity to hear new works as well as rare one acts. Be a Part of the Show by buying a ticket, volunteering, taking a class or donating to the Naples Players.

The Naples Players continually seeks to enrich, educate and entertain our community through a superior theatre experience. TNP is a premier community theatre, inspiring passion for the performing arts through life-long opportunities to participate in vibrant theatrical experiences.


From the humble beginnings in 1952, to being awarded Best Live Theatre in Naples, to the ever expanding KidzAct program, the history of The Naples Players is a part of the history of Naples itself.

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Check out the home of The Naples Players: The Sugden Community Theatre.

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Board & Staff

Meet the creative staff and dedicated board members who keep the organization moving forward.

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Plan A Visit

Get directions to our theatre and parking information.

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Contact Us

Have a question about The Naples Players? Interested in renting our facility? We’re just an email or phone call away.

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