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ACT II Offers Summer Fun, Plans Winter Entertainment

June 29, 2017

Act II STAGES is located in the Zona Romantica, on the corner of Insurgentes and Basilio Badillo, just a short stroll from the beach on the South side of Puerto Vallarta. For more info, call (322) 222-1512.

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico - There's always something fun happening at Act II STAGES. This Summer brings Bob's Karaoke Party back to Wednesday nights; 'Spotlight on Vallarta,' an all-new series of shows featuring the incredibly talented people that live here full-time; and preparations for the Winter entertainment season.

Speaking of 'Spotlight,' The Gabest Show On Earth, which opened the series to a sold-out audience, returns to The Red Room tonight (June 29) at 7:30 pm. Don't miss your chance to spend an unforgettable evening with Gabe Arcineaga that's filled with beautiful music, poignant stories, incredible comedy, exuberant dancing and lots of gossip about his days of touring with Charo. Click HERE to get your tickets now!

More Summer Fun at Act II Entertainment

El Estigma Ardiente (The Burning Stigma)
Opening Night: Friday, June 30 at 8:00 pm

Dionisio Theater Group presents its new play El Estigma Ardiente (The Burning Stigma) on the Main Stage of Act II Entertainment. This play, spoken in Spanish and suitable only for adults, tells the story of a priest accused of abusing two children. Starring Juan Pablo Hernandez, who has been performing in Divas de Rancho; and Cesar Bravo, an award-winning local actor; 'El Estigma Ardiente' is directed by Juan Carlos Ramirez, who is also part of Divas de Rancho.

This is the sixth play by the Dionisio Theater Group, which will celebrate its fifth anniversary this year. The members of this troupe have won several awards at past theater encounters within the state of Jalisco, and 'Divas de Rancho' has been wildly successful in Guadalajara, where it is about to close out its second season before the opening of the third installment. Dates to be announced soon.

'El Estigma Ardiente' will open on The Main Stage on June 30th, with additional performances on July 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 and 21 at 8:00 pm. All the proceed from the July 14 show will go to SETAC, the local community center dedicated to HIV prevention. For more information, send an email to juan_pablo_h(at)

Bob's Famous Karaoke Party
Every Wednesday Night

Join us every Wednesday evening for the most fun of the week! Drink specials run from 6:00 pm till 9:00 pm, with Free Karaoke starting at 8:00 pm. Our beautiful Encore Lounge is air-conditioned, and we feature the best Karaoke in town! It's the place where all of your favorite singers from your favorite shows come to sing with the locals. It doesn't matter if you are scared to get on the stage, if you're not a good singer, or if you just want to come and listen to others sing, come this Wednesday evening and join your hosts, Alfonso Lopez, Maria Rose and Marsha Ross for a night of great fun! Bob's Karaoke is THE PLACE to meet and greet other people, and to get to know your fellow PV expats.

Venezuelan Recording Artist, Emperatriz
Thursday, July 6 at 7:30 pm

Making her debut in the Red Room on Thursday, July 6, is Venezuelan Recording Artist, Emperatriz Valles! Emperatriz is the winner of The Voice of Vallarta 2017, and is also member of the now-famous musical group, Trinity, which is comprised of The Voice winners for 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Emperatriz is a native of Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela, where she had a very successful career as a recording artist. Last year, she and her family moved to Puerto Vallarta, and Emperatriz was excited to learn about The Voice of Vallarta competition. She was an impressive contestant with a rich, velvety tone and soulful performances that captivated audiences and made her the undeniable winner of the entire competition!

In her cabaret show, Emperatriz will perform alongside her famous husband, Alejandro Alcalá, who will accompany her on the acoustic guitar. She will perform many Latin songs, some of them originals, that she recorded in Venezuela. She's excited about this opportunity and looks forward to thrilling the audience with her incredible vocals!

For more information or to buy tickets, please go to

More Projects in Store at Act II

Act II has other projects planned for the summer! We are looking forward to more cabaret shows later this summer, featuring the return of Gabe Arcineaga, Trinity, Emperatriz Valles, and 2017 The Voice of Vallarta finalist Diana Villamontes and "Who's That Girl," Kami Desilets! We are also excited to welcome back Puerto Vallarta favorite, Joby Hernandez, for his first cabaret show since his devastating accident earlier this year!

If you are interested in becoming a part of the PV Players, or would like to create your own cabaret show, please contact us through our Act II Facebook page, or contact Danny Mininni at dannymininni(at)

ACT II Entertainment Gearing Up for the Winter Season

• Auditions: The Rocky Horror Picture Show and The Main Stage Season at ACT II

Let's do the time warp again! Do you dance and sing? Would you like to be part of Act II's highly-anticipated, biggest show of the year, The Rocky Horror Picture Show? Or how about one of our many other concerts, musicals and plays during the next season? If you would like to audition, send an email to Danny at dannymininni(at) for a private audition!

If you are not quite ready for a starring role in 'Rocky Horror,' that's okay! We are also looking for chorus members and understudies, for all roles. Understudies can use this opportunity to sharpen their tools of the stage and to be a part of the chorus. Rehearsals start in September and the show opens October 31.

• The Opening Night Season Tickets Pass Goes on Sale September 1st

The most sought-after hot ticket item is the ACT II OPENING NIGHT PASS, which allows pass holders to be a part of the opening night magic, and includes:

» 30+ Opening Night Shows at a discount of up to 50%!
» All Opening Night Parties
» VIP seating

The VIP OPENING NIGHT PASS Holder is even better! You will get first seating all year long, as well as discounts at the Bar.

So, if you'd like to be a part of Act II's "in" crowd, register with Act II Entertainment today! It's easy. Go to the Act II Facebook group page and LIKE the page. After that, ask to put into the VIP group. You will be contacted when the passes go on sale. (Only 50 passes are sold each year, and the first 30 passes are already reserved - so act fast!)

Tickets to all shows can be purchased online at, or at the box office, which opens at 4 pm on show days. Don't have a credit card? Now you can buy your tickets through Cupocity at OXXO!

The Act II Entertainment STAGES complex is located on the corner of Insurgentes and Basilio Badillo on the South side of Puerto Vallarta. For more information, call (322) 222-1512, or follow Act II on Facebook. Click HERE to see what else is playing at Act II STAGES.