Welcome to Aberdeen Community Theatre’s home on the web! For more than 30 years, ACT has been providing quality, award-winning live theater productions for northeastern South Dakota. Along with ACT’s live theater season between April and November, ACT’s Capitol Cinema programming features special film events throughout the year and Hollywood films seven nights a week from December to March. Our home is the historic Capitol Theatre on Aberdeen’s Main Street.

Help Us Complete Phase III of the Capitol Improvement Campaign

Phase III of the Capitol Theatre Improvement Campaign, which includes the remodeling of a storage space into a 90-seat digital theater, is now underway.

 This theater will be available for live performances as well as film presentations.  to see the floor plan for Phase III. The project is shown in red and labeled G, Phase III and totals $480,280.00.

ACT is soliciting gifts over three years – 2015, 2016 and 2017, to complete the project. Please help by printing and completing the and mailing it to ACT, PO Box 813, Aberdeen, SD 57402-0813. Even a one-time gift will be helpful.

Thank you for considering a gift to the Aberdeen Community Theatre as we continue to make the Capitol Theatre on Aberdeen’s Main Street the showplace of the region and home of one of the most award-winning community theaters in South Dakota.

THANK YOU to the volunteers and supporters who contributed to the success of “Working” through AACTFest ‘15!

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ACT would like to thank all of the volunteers and supporters who contributed to the success of ACT’s AACTFest ’15 entry, “Working.”

We greatly appreciate the hard work of the following volunteers who made “Working” an award-winning production:

Kati Bachmayer, Trent Deyo, Zachery Ell, Merleen Frank, Lori Harmel, Jillian Jensen, Tyler Lanam, Tyson Meyer, Shlomit Oren, Nate Wilson

Mary Marion, Brian T. Schultz, Erin Wolter, Luke Bergjord

James L. Walker, Daniel Yurgaitis, Marilyn Burckhard, Brian T. Schultz, Marilyn Davis, Judy Jencks, Jerry Oligmueller, Don Bad Moccasin, Kathy Bad Moccasin

Thanks to the time, talent and dedication of these volunteers, “Working” was honored with the following awards:

State Festival Awards:
Outstanding Production
Outstanding Supporting Actor-Trent Deyo
Outstanding Supporting Actress-Lori Harmel
Outstanding Director-Daniel Yurgaitis

 Regional Festival Awards:
Second Place Production
Excellence in Instrumental Music
Excellence in Acting -Trent Deyo
Excellence in Choreography-Daniel Yurgaitis

ACT would also like to thank all of those who supported the “Working” volunteers through their generous contributions and by attending the local performances. We can’t do it without your help!

2015 ACT Season Subscriptions Available

Aberdeen Community Theatre offers 3 different types of Season Subscriptions. For more information on Season Subscriptions click here.

For questions, or to purchase a season subscription please call the ACT office at (605) 225-2228.

Office Hours are Monday – Thursday 9:30-12:30, 1:30-4:30; and Friday 9:30-12:30.



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