Turning Tables [May 27 – June 12, 2016]

Join us for the world premiere of a zany farce written by our very own Esteban Alvarez III. You’ll laugh as two blackmailers realize they are staying at the same hotel as their victims. A spinning couch, some poisoned wine, and more doors than you would think reasonable will keep you laughing till the very […]


Oklahoma! [July 22 – August 14, 2016]

Oklahoma! A Musical Set in a Western Indian Territory just after the turn of the century, the high-spirited rivalry between the local farmers and cowboys provides the colorful background against which Curly, a handsome cowboy, and Laurey, a winsome farm girl, play out their love story. Although the road to true love never runs smooth, […]


The 39 Steps [Sept 11 – 27, 2015]

The 39 Steps A Comedy Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This comedy is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a talented cast of 4), […]


Mary Poppins [Nov. 6-22; Dec. 3-20]

Mary Poppins A Musical One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way. Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins delighted Broadway audiences receiving nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The jack-of-all trades, […]


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The Vam York Theater is located at:
4039 Northwest 16th Boulevard, Gainesville, Florida. Our phone number is (352) 376-4949.

Ticket Sales for Turning Tables begin on May 18, 2016.

Box Office Hours:Wednesday through Friday, 12 pm – 6 pm and Saturday 10 am – 1 pm. The box office opens at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 1 p.m. for Saturday and Sunday matinees.