(TNP) is a community theatre company located in Naples, Florida. The company was founded in 1953 and performs in the Sugden Community Theatre in downtown Naples. It has been named the \"Best Live Theatre\" in Southwest Florida (including professional theaters) Six times by the readers poll of The Naples Daily News, and is ranked as one of the Top Ten Community Theatres in the United States. The theatre stages productions year-round, has a dues paying membership of over 480, and features the talents of volunteer actors, directors, designers and crew drawn from across Southwest Florida. The Theatre currently plays to an audience of over 65,000 patrons and season subscription holders annually The company has risen to become one of the top ten community theatres in the entire United States, and a melting pot of volunteer theatrical talent representing all stage disciplines from across the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, in part due to the popularity of the southwest Florida area as a vacation and relocation destination. There is an adult education program which offers classes and workshops in acting, singing, dance, improvisation and technical theatre skills. The KidzAct program also offers classes and workshops year round with the same level of instruction as the adult courses. The Players\' annual performance season includes seven main stage and four studio productions of more than 240 performances per year. The Players also present five KidzAct productions annually. The Sugden Community Theatre building includes two main performance spaces, two sprung floor rehearsal halls, a music room and library, scenic and costume construction shops, plus ticket and administrative offices for the full-time staff. It is located at 701 5th Avenue South.