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The Herb Strauss Schoolhouse Theater

2200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4001
+1 239-472-6862
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Best night out

If you are in sanibel or fort Myers you must see a production at herb Strauss schoolhouse theater... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Sue A
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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A real find

This now called big arts. Strauss theatre. Saw. The musical of musicals: the musical. Well done... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
Erma L
Hudson, Florida
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2200 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-4001
+1 239-472-6862
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

If you are in sanibel or fort Myers you must see a production at herb Strauss schoolhouse theater. It doesn't matter what the production is, you will love them all. Currently Ella and Louis is there, but only briefly, so get tickets asap! It's the...More

Thank Sue A
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

This now called big arts. Strauss theatre. Saw. The musical of musicals: the musical. Well done good selection for small theatre they do bring in professionals. Recommend you catch a performance of whatever is playing while you are here

1  Thank Erma L
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We just saw the show "Stepping Out" at this small theater. We have been here many times and this was the best show ever! The cast of 10 were spectacular. It was very funny and the actors were great. We had a group of 50+...More

1  Thank sunfun4850
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Even though we have come here for many, many years, it is only now that we are staying fully into January that we have the opportunity to attend a play at this delightful small playhouse on the island. For our first visit last night, we...More

2  Thank mikeandlindaR
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

So many things to be grateful for! To start with the theater itself is well-designed well-maintained and clearly a community source of pride. The number of volunteers who were enthusiastically helping out (greeting us at the door available to help answer any questions, providing free...More

2  Thank tomas1000
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Just attended the Holiday Review last night, it was so wonderful. The theater is so cute, small and not a bad seat in the house. The actors really put on a wonderful show, they act their hearts out. Singing and dancing, even my teenaged grandchildren...More

Thank Patty m
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We were in town on vacation and saw Rhythm of the Night and it was GREAT! Christopher was amazing!!! We went on a Friday night and there was only about 20 people with us :( We try and see local plays on every vacation as...More

Thank ChrisNCarly
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We have been here for a couple of shows and were not disappointed. The actors are top notch. Every seat is great.

1  Thank Okigolfer
Reviewed 28 January 2015

This fantastic theatre is often overlooked, and should be a must visit on every theatre lovers list. I have seen many performances with my friends and family. It is first class all the way. Actors, seats, acoustics. Children's tickets are usually only $5.00 and there...More

1  Thank warpspeeddancer
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We were in town for the final week of Freud's Last Session. The call to the box office was informative and efficient as well as accurate. We wanted to keep options open so we wanted to buy tickets at the door. The approximately 150 seat...More

2  Thank JosephatFremont
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Leslie R
8 December 2017|
Response from MaureenFLA | Property representative |
Hi. The Herb Strauss Theater schedule can be found at BIGARTS website under ‘performing arts’ “Noises Off” 7:30 PM BIG ARTS STRAUSS THEATER January 12th- February 17th Preview: January 11th, 7:30 PM Opening Night... More
4 May 2017|
Response from MaureenFLA | Property representative |
Hello. The schedule for fall -winter - spring Season should be announced by September. Please check the website this summer. Will post dates and shows as soon as possible. Thank you for your interest!