The Marion Players, Inc. dba Ocala Civic Theatre is a not-for-profit community theatre devoted to providing quality live theatre that inspires our community through exceptional performances and arts education to enrich and entertain both participants and audience members.
Located in the Appleton Cultural Center on East Silver Springs Boulevard (State Road 40) in Ocala, Florida, Ocala Civic Theatre presents professional-quality, live productions at an affordable price. Ocala Civic Theatre produces more than twelve fully-staged productions each season, in addition to hosting touring companies.
The Theatre offers a year-round education program that reaches over 1000 students each year. Both skills classes and performance classes are offered to students ages 4-18.
This volunteer-based organization is one of the largest community theatres in the state and serves more than 50,000 Marion, Citrus and Lake County residents each season.