Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - Act II wraps up their Summer of Entertainment this week with food, fun and song tonight at the closing of Bob's Karaoke Party, the last show of the 'Spotlight on Vallarta' series, "Who's That Girl?" starring Kami Desilets on Thursday, and the fabulous Christine Deaver in a special performance of "Hot and Spanx-Less" on Friday.
But, as promised, Act II has released the full line-up of shows for the 2017-2018 season, which promises to be the best season of entertainment they have ever created with lots of your favorites returning, as well as some fabulous new shows!
There's a complete listing of all of the 2017-2018 season shows at act2pv.com, but here's a look at some of the amazing entertainment that Act II STAGES has in store for Puerto Vallarta audiences in November.
"Rocky Horror Show"
Opening Night - Tuesday, October 31 at 7:00 pm
Opening Night Party and Costume Contest in Encore at 6:00 pm
Additional Show Dates (Main Stage - 7:00 pm)
November 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30
December 2, 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26, 28, 30
UsTwo: "New Voices, Old Beats"
Featuring Noemi Plasencia and Daniel Celis
Red Room Opening Night and 5th Season Celebration (Plus Danny's Birthday party)
Thursday, November 2 - Party at 6:00 pm / Show at 7:30
Over the Summer, UsTwo performed to a packed house in Act II's sensational hit series, "Spotlight on Vallarta." By the time they had done their second show, rumor had gotten around that this show was NOT to be missed! This smashing duo with the soft, sexy, easy beat and harmonious vocals certainly proved that rumor to be true! The audience went wild and fell in love with Noemi and Daniel! This magical duo soon became the talk of the town, and the consensus was that they MUST bring their show back for the winter season. You asked for it, you got it... catch them every Thursday at 7:30 pm in The Red Room.
"Things You Shouldn't Say"
A Political Satire featuring The Kinsey Sicks
Opening Night - Friday, November 3 at 7:00 pm
Additional Show Dates (Main Stage - 7:00 pm)
November 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 17, 20
We are so thrilled to welcome back (for their third year), the world-acclaimed Dragapella "Beautyshop" Quartet, The Kinsey Sicks! (If you love Donald Trump, you'll hate this show!) This deliciously R-rated group will present an updated, "ribald, ridiculous, raunchy romp" of current political comedy in its own inimitable style! The show is a cornucopia of bawdy, riotous, good fun, paired with emotional gut punches in equal measure. Their jokes are as tight as their harmonies, and the parody songs that were written and performed by the group are as clever as they are funny!
Canadian Idol Finalist Paul Fracassi Returns to Act II for Fourth Consecutive Year
"Legends of the 50's and 60's"
Opening Night - Sunday, November 5 - Party at 6:30 / Show at 7:30
Shows Every Sunday at 7:30 pm in the Red Room
After a record-breaking season last winter, Paul Fracassi, one of Act II's most popular and talented artists, returns to Act II for his fourth consecutive year. His very popular shows, Legends, Walk Like a Man and 20th Century Crooners, sold more tickets than any other performer in Vallarta history! Legends of the 50's and 60's is a stunning tribute to some of his favorite singers, including Elvis, Frankie Valli, Frank Sinatra, Davy Jones, Buddy Holly, Bobby Darin, and a special tribute to Roy Orbison.
featuring Paul Fracassi
Opening Night - Wednesday, November 8 - Party at 6:30 / Show at 7:30
Additional shows every Wednesday night at 7:30 in The Red Room
The "Jersey Kid" from Toronto, Canada, managed to create a big fuss up in Canada as a finalist in Canadian Idol. Shortly thereafter, he created a "big fuss" in Puerto Vallarta, too, as we fell in love with this wonderful, new singing sensation! Paul's vocal range has been compared to the great crooners of the American songbook, and especially the high vocal range of Frankie Valli. It is no wonder that this artist chose to present the music of The Four Seasons, including Dawn, Rag Doll and Can't Take My Eyes Off of You, and of course, Walk Like a Man. In Walk Like a Man, Paul handles the songs as if Frankie Valli himself was on stage singing them in his early years on the Ed Sullivan Show!
The consummate performer, Paul bounds onto the stage and effortlessly reaches soaring high notes that send chills and thrills throughout his audience. He has added new excitement to his shows with backup singers and Vegas-style costumes that truly complement his engaging delivery. Paul's shows sell out quickly, so it's a good idea to get your tickets now!
Acoustic Guitarist and Singer, CÚsar Medina
featuring the timeless music of Eric Clapton
Opening Night - Friday, November 10 - Opening Night Party at 6:30 / Show at 7:30
Additional Shows - November 17 at 7:30, then every Friday at 5:00 in The Red Room
Local musical sensation, CÚsar Medina, takes on one of the world's finest guitarists in this Eric Clapton show and he KILLS it with his incredible guitar-playing! He identifies with Clapton's philosophies in music, and believes that one must develop and perform ANY song in your own style. Clapton's haunting melodies, vintage 70's feeling, and excellent guitar work drip with feeling and emotion. So, if you love the feeling of "I Shot the Sheriff," "Tears in Heaven," "Sunshine of Your Love," and other Clapton songs, this is the perfect blend... songs you love are improvised with the fresh sound of classic blues.
"Motown & Beyond"
starring Reality TV Sensation, Diana Villamonte
Opening Night - Saturday, November 11 - Party at 6:30 / Show at 7:30
Diana Villamonte, in the summer debut of her show, "Motown and Beyond!" was a smashing success! Her show, a musical tribute (in English) to the great ladies of Motown and Beyond, such as Diana Ross, Shirley Bassey, Whitney Houston, Anita Ward, Etta James, Nina Simone, Aretha Franklin and Donna Summer was thoroughly enjoyed by a wild and crazy audience, and Diana wowed the audience with her incredible voice and personality! We are beyond excited that Diana has agreed to perform her show every Saturday night at 7:30 in The Red Room.
featuring Internationally-celebrated Drag Star, Delighted Tobehere
Opening Night - Sunday, November 12 - Welcome Back Reception at 8:30 / Show at 9:30
Additional Show Dates (Red Room - 9:30 pm)
November 14, 23, 25, 28, 30
December 2, 14, 16, 21, 23
A wise man once said, "Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain!" Well, we'll just ignore him for this show! In Drag 101, "Southern Belle," Delighted Tobehere will leave nothing to the imagination as she reveals ALL of drag's best kept secrets! She'll pull from her more than 16 years of experience to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the world of drag! Personal stories, gossip, pro tips, how to's, audience participation, side-splitting comedy, and yes... 100% Live Singing Entertainment! The judge's loved her on America's Got Talent, Pam Ann thinks she's hilarious, and You loved her last season, so, SHE'S BACK! Get your tickets today! You'll be DELIGHTED you did!
"Little Miss Sunshine"
featuring Brittany Kingery and her Live Band!
Opening Night - Monday, November 13 - Party at 6:30 / Show at 7:30
Shows Every Monday at 7:30 in The Red Room
"Big and Loud"
starring Mama Tits
Opening Night - Monday, November 13 - "Welcome Back" Reception at 8:30 / Show at 9:30
Shows Every Monday Night at 9:30 in The Red Room
Seattle's own superstar, drag diva Mama Tits, returns triumphantly to Act II's Red Room Cabaret for her third consecutive season! Her all new drag show, "BIG & LOUD," is guaranteed to take you on a wild journey, complete with incredible live singing, hilarious stories, and side-splitting comedy! This year, Mama has turned things up a notch, too, by adding live accompaniment. This whirlwind show of song, dance and hilarity is guaranteed to make you laugh and beg for more! Do yourself a favor and get your tickets to see Mama Tits TODAY!
featuring Award-Winning International Drag Idol, Martha D'Arthur
Opening Night - Friday, November 17 - "Welcome to Mexico" Party at 8:30 / Show at 9:30
Additional Show Dates (Red Room - 9:30 pm) November 19, 21, 24, 26
For the first time on its stage, Act II is thrilled to welcome the Award-Winning, International Drag Idol, Martha D'Arthur! Martha won the Drag Idol UK competition in 2013, and she hosted and performed at the opening and closing shows for the inaugural Austin International Drag Festival in 2015. Her brand of "nice queen" has proved to be quite popular with audiences and she has become a permanent fixture in the drag circuit around the United Kingdom. Martha's show, "Martha Mia," will include some of her favorite songs from stage, screen and music charts, but one of the highlights of her show is the popular Juke Box Drag, where the audience gets to choose songs from her wide-ranging repertoire (over 150 songs) of power ballads and cabaret classics. The glamorous Martha will delight you with her powerhouse vocals, and she has never done the same show twice!
"It's a Wonderful Life"
presented as a live, 1940's radio broadcast
Opening Night - Wednesday, November 22 - Christmas Party at 6:00 / Show at 7:00
Additional Show Dates (Main Stage - 7:00)
November 24, 27, 29
December 1, 4, 6, 8, 11, 17, 20, 24, 27
"The Linda Ronstadt Show"
featuring Brittany Kingery and her Live Band!
Opening Night - Friday, November 24 - "Welcome Back" Party at 6:30 / Show at 7:30 pm
Shows Every Friday at 7:30 pm in The Red Room
Do you remember these songs? Blue Bayou... You're No Good... Poor, Poor, Pitiful Me... Just One Look... Alison... Heatwave... It's So Easy... Desperado? Every Friday evening, starting November 24, the lovely Brittany Kingery will present her sensational "Linda Ronstadt Show," a tribute to the timeless music of living legend, Linda Ronstadt! Brittany has always had a special affinity for Linda Ronstadt, and her stunning likeness, as well as her beautiful, clear voice, refreshing smile and live band, is the perfect combination to take on such an amazing performer! Originally from Washington State, but now living in Puerto Vallarta, Brittany is in her third season at Act II as a headline performer. Act II is glad to have Brittany "back home" and performing on The Red Room stage once again.
And that's just what's happening at Act II STAGES in November! For a complete listing of all the incredible entertainment ACT II has in store for you this season, please visit Act2PV.com, or follow Act II on Facebook.
Act II Opening Night Season Ticket Passes Now Available at act2pv.com.
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:
╗ 40+ 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 actiientertainment.com, 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.