American Stage Theatre Company

163 3rd Street North
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701



We seek to reinforce the power of live theatre with high quality productions of compelling plays that excite and challenge a diverse audience.  We are passionate about the telling of meaningful stories that inspire audiences to lean forward and engage.


American Stage’s vision is to be a vital arts leader, connecting our community to world-class productions that celebrate the most powerful stories of the moment and the most defining stories from our past.


We seek to present POWERFUL plays.

We strive to achieve EXCEPTIONAL quality.

We endeavor to be ACCESSIBLE to all.

We celebrate DIVERSITY in our stories & characters.

We RESPECT our artists, our staff and our community.

We believe that great art thrives under fiscal and operational RESPONSIBILITY.

About Us:

Since 1978 American Stage has been dedicated to telling meaningful, compelling stories with integrity and professionalism. As the Tampa Bay area’s longest-running, most critically-acclaimed professional theatre company, we seek to bring the power of quality live theatre to each generation in our community.

As we move into our next exciting era, American Stage is committed to being a vital arts leader and contributing to the cultural landscape of the Tampa Bay region as we pursue innovative programming and deeper connections with our patrons and community partners.  Because we believe that live theatre can connect us to our world and to one another, we aspire to make the experience of world-class theatre accessible to all.

American Stage invites you to lean forward and experience the most captivating stories of the moment and the most relevant stories of the past.  All told with passion and a commitment to excellence.

American Stage is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, charitable organization and operates under agreement with Actor’s Equity Association, the union for professional actors and stage managers in the United States.

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