“I’ve been coming here since it first opened, almost every opening night. It makes Naples a very, very special place. We love it. I’ve never seen a show that I didn’t absolutely love.”
“I love the kind of shows we put on here. It’s the only professional actors in the community. Secondly, Kristen has done an amazing job of putting this all together, of building a good group of people to support it. And now we’re in the process of expanding this to a new location. So, we’re...
“It’s just professional all the way”
“Gulfshore Playhouse is a professional theatre that does exceptionally good plays that come from Broadway. You don’t have to go all the way north to see great ways. I think it’s the best way to go in town for straight plays.”
“They consistently have that content. They are so meaningful, and they are so well done, so well-acted, that it’s a thrill. I just love Kristen, she is too good, too talented, this community is right behind her.”
“The plays always have a message somewhere. It’s important, from a learning experience for me anyway, to sit there and listen and say ‘What is the message here? What are they trying to get across? How does it apply to me? And how does it make me a better person?’”
“Kristen Coury, she gets the most amazing performances out of the actors that she has carefully and brilliantly chosen to perform for her. We know this because we have actors who come back and who learn from her and who grow on our stage and who sometimes give the performances of their lives, whether that...
“I don’t necessarily go for the big productions, but the small intimate ones that are cozy and very, very well done with Equity players. This is terrific.”
“I love it because I was right here from the beginning with Kristen. It’s a remarkable addition to a much needed cultural situation, and it’s done so well. I’m a New Yorker, and I’ve been all over Broadway, and this stuff is very good.”
“This theatre is so good for our community. First of all, remember, everybody we bring here are Equity actors from New York. So this is professional theatre at its finest and yet the venue is such that we can really be a part of what’s going on on that stage. Kristen Coury is just an...