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for the coming shows.

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Show Times:

All shows except for the matinees start at 7:30pm.  Seating starts at 7pm.  Matinees start at 2pm and are always on a Sunday.  Matinees are shown as an M on show posters.

Arrivals must be seated by 7:30 p.m. (evening performances) and 2:00 p.m. (matinees).  Seating must be complete before/on time for the beginning of the performance. It is a sign of respect for the actors and other audience members.
Latecomers will be seated in the back rows (if available) until intermission, at which time the ushers will help them find their seats.  Thank you for your understanding.

24/7 Call Center

Call Center for buying tickets via telephone! This additional phone service is called:
ACT & Marion Ross Performing Arts Center Call Center.

This is a 24/7 automated phone service.  It provides telephone ticket sales, information on shows and theatre location.  The toll free number is 1-877-730-3144. You can still use the ACT Box Office number during theater hours.

There is a $5 fee per order for buying tickets over this phone number. There is no charge for information received over the number.
Tickets will be delivered by “Will Call” & E-Mail.

Box Office Hours and Reservations:

During the beginning of the ACT’s Season, season ticket holders are provided the first opportunity to purchase seats to all ACT performances. They may utilize the mail-in service, call the box office at 507-377-4371, or stop in to make a reservation.

For non-season ticket holders individual show tickets will be available in the fall before the first show. You can call the box office at 507-377-4371 or you may visit the box office at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center to purchase tickets.

During a production, box office hours are Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 6:00 p.m. and from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. on performance nights. On Saturday evenings the box office is open from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Season Tickets:

Season tickets are no longer available for ACT’s 50th season.  If you are interested in purchasing show tickets, please call 507-377-4371 or click on the link to make online purchases, or stop by.

Every Thursday Evenings(except major holidays)……4 PM to 6 PM
Monday through Friday Weeks of ACT Plays Only!!  3:30 PM to 6 PM or Show start (7:30 PM)
Saturday ACT Plays………………………..5:30 PM to show start (7:30 PM)
Sunday Matinee for ACT Plays…………1 PM to Show start (2 PM)
Met-Live Opera/NTLive/Bolshoi Ballet……………….. open 1 Hour before the opera begins
Concert nights/matinee……………open 2 Hours before show begins

Box office is located in theatre lobby of

Marion Ross Performing Arts Center,

147 N. Broadway, Albert Lea, MN 56007.

You can buy all tickets for all shows at any
time on-line and be assured of getting tickets of your choice.

We hope to see you all in the coming season.


Gift Certificates:

ACT has Gift Certificates that make great presents.  Any amount can be designated:  for one play or a whole season. Gift Certificates are available for any amount that you wish.  You may purchase them at the Box Office or send a check to ACT c/o Mary Ellen Johnson, 331 Willamor Cir. Albert Lea, MN 56007.  Call 507-373-7801 for more information.


Audio assistance, handicap seating, and handicap parking are available. Please let the box office know if you require any of these services and they will assist you.