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Act II STAGES Entertainment in Puerto Vallarta

Act II Entertainment STAGES Insurgentes #300 @ Basilio Badillo South Side, Puerto Vallarta Tel: (322) 222-1512 Email: info(at) Website: Facebook

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a city to build an entertainment complex the size and scope of Act II STAGES. The dedication of the management and staff, and their shared vision of what STAGES brings to Puerto Vallarta, is evident everyday, all year-round, in the quality entertainment Act II provides for both expats and nationals.

ACT II's performance complex, STAGES, conveniently located on Vallarta's South side, houses three entertainment venues: 'The Main Stage,' a 160 seat theater; 'The Red Room,' a 100-seat cabaret; and 'Encore,' a 60-seat piano bar.

Presenting high quality theater productions, internationally-known cabaret acts, concerts, dance and children's theater, and a slew of other performance events, there is literally something for everyone at Act II STAGES! (Programming is bi-lingual, with more English language shows in 'High Season' and more performances in Spanish during the Summer months.)

In short, Act II STAGES brings the highest level of diversion to Puerto Vallarta. Come out and enjoy a complete evening of world-class entertainment in any one of their three venues, along with delicious drinks and snacks, all in one beautiful, convenient location.

Tickets to all shows can be purchased online at; at the STAGES box office, which opens on show days at 4:00 pm; or at the new box office, across the street from Garbo Bar at Pulpito #141-A, from 11 am till 5 pm Monday-Saturday (high season).

The Act II Entertainment STAGES complex is located at Insurgentes #300 and the corner of Basilio Badillo on the South side of Puerto Vallarta. For more information, call (322) 222-1512, visit their website, or follow Act II on Facebook to stay up to date with information on upcoming productions.

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Looking For Some Fun Things To Do? Come to Act II!
Melissa Tropp

Puerto Vallarta is a great place to visit, even during the warm, humid summer. And Wednesdays are THE day to go to the beautiful, air-conditioned, Act II Entertainment venue. The fun starts with Happy Hour at 6 pm, followed by Us Two and their live band at 7:30, & Bob's Karaoke Party at 8:00.

Act II is The Place to Go for Summer Entertainment
Melissa Tropp

Act II Stages is very happy to present two of its most popular high season shows this week for your enjoyment! Come and enjoy a cool cocktail in the luxurious (and air-conditioned!) Encore Lounge, then delight in some of the best music you have ever heard - right here in Puerto Vallarta!

A BIG Week of Entertainment at Act II Stages
Melissa Tropp

Anyone who says there's nothing fun to do in Puerto Vallarta in mid-June has probably never heard of Act II Entertainment. It's a BIG week at Stages, with three of our most popular shows playing and a very special edition of Bob's Karaoke Party, for your Cool (air-conditioned) enjoyment.

It Might be Hot in Vallarta, But it's Cool at Act II Stages!
Melissa Tropp

Act II is proud to present three of our most popular shows for your Cool (air-conditioned) enjoyment this summer: Us Two on Wednesday, Diana Villamonte on Thursday, and Yudi Villamonte on Friday nights. Plus Vallarta's favorite summer activity, Bob's Karaoke Party, is back on Wednesday nights!

Yet Another New Show Opening at Act II Entertainment!
Melissa Tropp

It may be June but, with yet another new show opening, the return of Bob's Karaoke Party, and the last performance of 'Nunsense, A-Men!', Act II insists on keeping you entertained this week. The fun never ends at the biggest entertainment venue in Vallarta - Act II Stages.

The Best Entertainment in Town Now Playing at Act II
Melissa Tropp

With the final days of Pride going on, PV's Centennial celebrations just starting and Restaurant Week continuing, there's a whole lot of fun going on in PV right now! But once you see what's playing at Act II this week, a night (or two!) at Stages will surely top your 'Must Do' list.

Vallarta Pride Week Full of Fun at Act II Entertainment
Daniel R. Mininni

Act II Entertainment is THE Place to go when you are in Puerto Vallarta - especially during Pride Week 2018! From May 19-27, Act II is bringing you a week packed with great entertainment, like Steve Grand, Mama Tits, Hedda Lettuce and this spring's funniest musical, Nunsense A-Men!

Spring Entertainment Season Still Sizzling at Act II
Daniel R. Mininni

Close to the beach, restaurants and bars in the Romantic Zone, Act II is THE PLACE to go when you are in Puerto Vallarta. Here's a look at what Stages has planned to keep you entertained this week - and beyond! - including their exciting line-up of Pride Week (May 19-27) shows.

PVGMC Pride Concert: 'Show Me Broadway' May 23 at Act II

The Puerto Vallarta Gay Men's Chorus is proud to announce plans for its annual Gay Pride concert on May 23 at Act II Stages. This year's show is called 'Show Me Broadway,' and features the music of some of Broadway's most well-known musicals, and three very special guest performers.

Act II Sets the Bar for Spring Entertainment in Vallarta
Melissa Tropp

Puerto Vallarta finally has a 'Spring Entertainment Season,' thanks to the much-loved Act II Stages venue. This brand-new season features the best in live cabaret, music, comedy, stage plays & drag shows, and new acts are continuing to open every week throughout the month of May!

New Shows Keep 'Springing Up' at Act II Entertainment
Melissa Tropp

Act II, in its effort to provide top-quality, year-round entertainment to Puerto Vallarta residents and visitors, launched their first-ever 'Spring Season' this year. Featuring live cabaret, music, comedy and drag shows, you are sure to find something to amaze and delight you at Stages.

Last Chance to See Diana Villamonte in 'Simply the Best'
Melissa Tropp

Friday, April 27 is your LAST CHANCE to catch the runaway hit Act II show, 'Simply the Best,' a Tina Turner tribute that has had the whole town buzzing about its star-powered performer, Diana Villamonte. This dynamic singer's powerful voice and stage presence have taken Vallarta by storm.

Act II's Spring Entertainment Season Still Going Strong
Daniel R. Mininni

Act II is THE PLACE to go to see a show when you are in Puerto Vallarta, and its fabulous Spring Entertainment Season is still going strong to keep you entertained! Featuring live cabaret, improv comedy and drag shows, and an art show/auction, there is something for everyone at Stages.

Francine Peters Art Show & Charity Auction at Act II

On April 24, Act II Entertainment will host a one-night-only art show featuring local artist Francine Peters. Throughout the evening, Franny will be painting an original piece, which will be auctioned off at the end of the night. 50% of the proceeds will be donated to the Vallarta charity of the winner's choice.

Woodstock '69 Playing Every Monday in April at Act II
Debbie White

The uber-talented musical duo of Rhonda Padmos and Don Pope have created a brand-new show this season that's sure to bring back lots of memories! It's called Woodstock '69, a festival of live music & peace, and it's playing on The Main Stage at Act II every Monday in April at 7 pm.

Act II Keeping Puerto Vallarta Entertained This Spring
Danny Mininni

Act II is celebrating its best season of entertainment yet, and there's still a whole lot more in store for Puerto Vallarta audiences! Spring is Swinging at Stages, with an incredible line up of internationally-known cabaret acts, world-class musicians and hilarious drag performances.

The 'Queen of Green,' Hedda Lettuce, in The Red Room
Debbie White

Back for a third season in Puerto Vallarta, Hedda Lettuce has a reputation of being outrageously funny, and last Friday night's show was a rollercoaster ride of laughs and crazy surprises! Don't miss the 'Queen of Green' on Thursdays & Fridays at 9:30 pm in The Red Room at Act II Stages.

Act II Launches its First Spring Entertainment Season
Marie Callan

While many other cabarets and theaters around Banderas Bay have 'closed the curtain' for the season, Act II STAGES realizes that there are still a lot of people in Puerto Vallarta who are looking for entertaining things to do, so they've launched their first-ever Spring Entertainment Season!

Act II Presents Renee Armand & Paul Aleman in 'Timeless'
Debbie White

For four seasons, Renee Armand and Paul Aleman have been coming to Puerto Vallarta to perform their hit shows, 'Rocky Mountain High' and 'Laurel Canyon,' in The Red Room Cabaret. This year, they are presenting a new show, 'Timeless,' which will make its debut at Act II STAGES April 3.

'High Season' Shows Continue, New Shows Coming to Act II
Danny Mininni

Entertainment is 'Still Hot' at Act II STAGES, where a full slate of headliner shows, including Us Two, Diana Villamonte in both her "Motown and Beyond" and "Tina Turner" shows, Woodstock '69, California Dreamin', Mama Tits and Hedda Lettuce will continue for a while, even as the season winds down!

Vallarta Entertainment Scene Still Sizzling at Act II
Danny Mininni

Now that Spring has 'Sprung,' Act II brings an end to some of its most popular Winter shows. The Rocky Horror Show, Some Enchanted Evening, Sutton Lee Seymour, The Dueling Drag Divas, Michelle Johnson and Plaza Suite are all closing this week. See them all again or for the first time!

March Madness: It's Still 'High Season' at Act II Stages
Danny Mininni

Act II continues its sensational schedule with two more world-class performers opening their shows this month. Michelle Johnson, international vocalist from Las Vegas, returns to The Red Room on March 19, and singer/songwriter Daniel Portela returns on March 26!

Act II Welcomes Las Vegas Songstress Michelle Johnson
Debbie White

Las Vegas' First Lady of Jazz, Michelle Johnson, will be hitting The Red Room stage on March 19, for a four-night-only run of her new show, 'Spotlight: The Music of Icons.' This is the caliber of performance that makes Act II Stages THE PLACE to go to see a show when you are in Vallarta.

March Madness Continues with More Special Guests

March Madness continues at Act II with more out-of-town special musical guests bringing the highest level of entertainment to Puerto Vallarta. This week, STAGES features Canadian Singer-Songwriter-Pianist Jeffery Straker, in addition to a stellar line-up of continuing shows.

Act II Announces 2018/2019 Theater Season & Auditions

Act II Entertainment announces its 2018 / 2019 theater season and is now looking for cast members for next season's shows. General Auditions will be held on Saturday, March 17 at 1:00 pm at Act II Stages, at the corner of Insurgentes and Basilio Badillo on the south side of Vallarta.

Ready to be Entertained? It's March Madness at Act II
Danny Mininni

Act II is THE PLACE to go to see a show when you are in Puerto Vallarta, and the hits keep marching on at Stages, where you can take your pick of 3-5 shows every night! Get your calendar out and plan your March now because each week will bring in new performers for a short 4-6 show run.

3 Rooms, 3 Stages, The Best Entertainment in Vallarta
Banderas News Team

Act II continues to 'Rock' Puerto Vallarta with the best season of entertainment that this town has ever seen. Between all-new shows and the return of audience favorites, fans of live entertainment can choose from twenty-nine performances every week in 3 venues at Act II Stages.

'Donny Most, Mostly Sings' Opens March 5 at Act II
Danny Mininni

Donny Most, best known as 'Ralph Malph' from the hit television show 'Happy Days,' has returned to his first love... singing! He's created a new show, 'Donny Most, Mostly Sings' which he'll be presenting on March 5, 6, 8 and 10 at Act II STAGES on the south side of Puerto Vallarta.

Three New Show Open This Week at Act II Entertainment
Danny Mininni

Conveniently located close to the beach, restaurants and bars in the Romantic Zone, Act II Entertainment is THE PLACE to go to see a show when you are in Puerto Vallarta. Offering three venues and 3-5 performances to choose from every night, there is something for everyone at STAGES!

Act II: THE PLACE to Go for Live Entertainment in PV
Danny Mininni

Act II is THE PLACE to go to see quality live entertainment in Puerto Vallarta. With 3-5 shows to choose from every night, there is something for everyone. Shows start at 5:00 pm every day (except Sunday and Monday), featuring Banderas Bay's best performers.

With 9 Shows Opening, February is Fabulous at Act II
Danny Mininni

Act II is celebrating its best season of entertainment yet and, with nine star-studded shows opening this month, including Tony Award-winning piano/vocal showman, Levi Kreis, and the 'Queen of Vallarta,' Lorena Peril, February is going to be fabulous at Act II Stages!

ACT II is Making Vallarta an Entertainment Destination
Danny Mininni

Between presenting over 25 high-quality theater productions, internationally-known cabaret acts, and musical performances every week; the dedication of the staff, and the three beautiful spaces designed for comfort, ACT II is making Vallarta an entertainment destination.

Lorena Peril and Ray Jon Narbaitz Return to Vallarta
Debbie White

The sensational headliner Lorena Peril, along with her husband, Ray Jon Narbaitz, whose brilliant show, 'Married and Looking,' debuted in The Red Room three years ago, returns to Puerto Vallarta in February and will be performing on the Act II Main Stage for 3 shows only on the 6, 7 & 8.

Consistently Excellent Entertainment at Act II Stages
Danny Mininni

Act II has worked hard to present consistently excellent entertainment in an elegant, comfortable setting. Its performers are top-notch, comparable to those found in first-class venues around the world. If you've not yet experienced the Act II phenomenon, what are you waiting for?

This Week's Line up of Entertainment at Act II Stages
Danny Mininni

If you haven't been to Act II recently, you don't know what you've been missing! Ranked #6 out of the 167 'Best Things To Do in Puerto Vallarta' on TripAdvisor, STAGES is the biggest entertainment venue in the Banderas Bay area with 3 venues offering live performances nightly.

Four More Opening Nights This Week at Act II Stages
Danny Mininni

Act II brought 2017 to a close with more sold out shows than ever before, and 2018 is off to a great start, with four more Opening Nights this week! Don't miss the debuts of 'Xanadu,' Paul Fracassi's new tribute show, Don & Rhonda's 'Woodstock '69,' and singers Matt Zarley & Jeb Havens.

Democrats Abroad Presents Free US Voter Forum, January 15
Dean McIntyre

To kick start the 2018 Get Out the Vote effort, Democrats Abroad is sponsoring a free US voter forum at Act II on Monday, January 15. A presentation will be held from 12 to 2 in The Red Room, but come early to talk with fellow Democrats about how you can help get out the vote from Puerto Vallarta.

'Some Enchanted Evening' Enchants Vallarta Audiences
Marie Callan

Rodgers & Hammerstein created some of the world's most popular stage and film musicals, including 'Oklahoma!', 'Carousel', 'South Pacific', 'The King & I' and 'The Sound of Music.' If you are in Puerto Vallarta, you can get a little taste of them all in 'Some Enchanted Evening' at Act II.

Act II Rings in the New Year with Four Opening Nights
Daniel R. Mininni

Are you are looking for a memorable way to ring in the New Year in Puerto Vallarta? Then head over to the Romantic Zone, where Act II Entertainment will say goodbye to 2017 and hello to 2018 with with four huge opening nights and an incredible line-up of music, theater and fun!

Christmas Week in Vallarta is Merry & Bright at Act II Entertainment
Daniel R. Mininni

Act II Entertainment is ready for the holidays with three huge opening nights this week: 'Some Enchanted Evening,' the return of Christine Deaver with an all new 80's show and, for the first time in Puerto Vallarta, the incredible internet sensation, Steve Grand. Plus all of your favorite shows!

Act II Entertainment Makes the Holiday Season Brighter
Marie Callan

Want your holidays to be filled with good cheer? Then head over to the south side of Puerto Vallarta, where Act II STAGES has a full line-up of music, theater and fun in the Red Room Cabaret, on The Main Stage and in the Encore Lounge, that will make the season a little brighter!

Act II: 3 Rooms, 3 Stages, The Best Entertainment in PV!
Daniel R. Mininni

Sporting an all-new look and box office record-breaking shows, Act II STAGES has Puerto Vallarta audiences raving about this season of entertainment... and it has only just begun! The 2017-2018 season will feature 45 different shows, and live entertainment every night of the week.

Puerto Vallarta Gay Men's Chorus 'Christmas Potpourri'

The Puerto Vallarta Gay Men's Chorus presents its annual holiday musical celebration on December 10, 13 & 15 at Act II Stages. The chorus will present a merry mixture of traditional Mexican, American and Canadian carols, as well as some beloved sacred music, Hanukkah and fun pop songs.

This Week's Line up of Entertainment at Act II Stages
Daniel R. Mininni

Between all-new shows and the return of audience favorites, Act II continues to 'Rock' Puerto Vallarta with the best season of entertainment that this town has ever seen. And the hits just keep on coming at STAGES, where you can enjoy live entertainment every night of the week.

November at Act II STAGES Exceeding All Expectations
Daniel R. Mininni

If you haven't been to Act II STAGES recently, you don't know what you've been missing! With sold-out performances and glowing reviews of this season's all-new shows and returning favorites, Act II has kept Vallarta entertained all month long - and there's more to come!

Vallarta's Entertainment Season in Full Swing at Act II
Daniel R. Mininni

Act II is 'On Top of the World' - or, with new shows opening and ongoing favorites selling out nightly, at least on top of Vallarta's entertainment scene! And the hits just keep on coming at STAGES, where you can enjoy live entertainment in all three venues every night of the week.

Act II Opens With a BANG! Breaking Box Office Records
Daniel R. Mininni

Sporting an all new look and box office record breaking shows, Act II Entertainment is very excited about the 2017-2018 season. Featuring 42 different shows, many of Vallarta's favorite performers have already returned to STAGES, but there's also some hot, new surprises in store!

Salty Paw Jazz Orchestra Presents 'A Salty Winter'

As a big supporter of the arts in Puerto Vallarta, Act II is excited to present 'A Salty Winter,' a concert by the Salty Paw Jazz Orchestra on December 3. The Big Band Orchestra-style concert will feature performances by young musicians who have been learning to improvise their solo style.

ACT II Kicks Off Season 5 with Five Opening Nights

Act II is kicking off its fifth season of entertaining Puerto Vallarta with FIVE big opening nights and owner Danny Mininni's birthday... all in one week! The fun starts Oct. 31 with an Opening Night Party in the newly renovated Encore Lounge, followed by the 'Rocky Horror' on the Main Stage.

'Music For Mexico' Earthquake Relief Benefit Concert

On October 1st, Act II will present 'Music For Mexico,' a benefit concert to help people in the areas hardest hit by the earthquakes that have devastated Mexico. Come show your support while bidding on wonderful donations from local businesses, and enjoying great entertainment!

Act II Entertainment Announces 2017-18 Season Shows
Marie Callan

Act II wraps up their Summer of Entertainment this week with the closing of Bob's Karaoke Party tonight, the last 'Spotlight on Vallarta' show on Thursday, and a special performance by Christine Deaver on Friday. But, as promised, Act II has released their full line-up of 2017-2018 shows - check it out!