Lean forward. We have a story to tell.

Since 1977 American Stage has been dedicated to telling meaningful, compelling stories with integrity and professionalism. As the Tampa Bay area’s longest-running, most critically-acclaimed professional theatre company, we seek to bring the power of quality live theatre to each generation in our community.

As we move into our next exciting era, American Stage is committed to being a vital arts leader and contributing to the cultural landscape of the Tampa Bay region as we pursue innovative programming and deeper connections with our patrons and community partners.  Because we believe that live theatre can connect us to our world and to one another, we aspire to make the experience of world-class theatre accessible to all.

American Stage invites you to lean forward and experience the most captivating stories of the moment and the most relevant stories of the past.  All told with passion and a commitment to excellence.

Powerful Stories. Boldly Told. American Stage.

Click to buy tickets online or call American Stage’s Box Office at 727-823-PLAY (7529)

American Stage is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, charitable organization and operates under agreement with Actor’s Equity Association, the union for professional actors and stage managers in the United States.


Our Mission


Our History


Our Staff


Producing Artistic Director

Stephanie Gularte


Operations Manager

Jim Sorensen

(727) 823-1600 x 202

General Manager

Tom Block

(727) 823-1600 x 208

Finance Director

Leyla Prior

(727) 823-1600 x 210

Administrative Assistant

Colleen Cherry

(727) 823-1600 x 222


Director of Education &

Tiffany Ford

(727) 823-1600 x 201

Education Coordinator

Marissa Nicole Koch

(727) 823-1600 x 204

Education & Improv Associate

Patrick A. Jackson

(727) 823-1600 x 213


Development Director

Stephanie Snyder

(727) 823-1600 x 203

Development Associate

Taylor McKee

(727) 823-1600 x 207


Audience Engagement Manager

Zach Hines

(727) 823-1600 x 209

Marketing Associate

Kara Goldberg

(727) 823-1600 x 215


Box Office Manager

Steve Mountan

727-823-7529 x 200

Box Office Associate

Jenny Peacock

727-823-7529 x 200

House Managers

Kara Goldberg, Natalie Symons, & Colleen Cherry

(727) 823-1600

Bar Manager

Chris Strong

(727) 823-1600


Production Manager

Jerid Fox

(727) 321-7467

Production Coordinator &
Stage Manager

Rachel Harrison

(727) 823-1600 x 217

Technical Director

Timon Brown

(727) 321-7467

Assistant Technical Director & Master Carpenter

Robert Creedon

(727) 321-7467

Costume Shop Manager

Jill Castle

(727) 823 – 1600 x 211

Master Electrician

Chris Baldwin

(727) 823 – 1600