About Us

ACAT – Inspiring Art, Creating Community

Founded in 1998, ACAT’s mission is to present live theatre to the people of central Maine; to offer audiences a unique and visceral theatrical experience through a varied selection of entertaining, interesting and challenging plays; and to support and nurture the creative spirit of actors, directors, technicians and playwrights, providing a stimulating and safe environment in which they can express and hone their art.


Michael Jinbo, President
Carl Morrison, Vice President & Technical Director
Doree Austin, Secretary & Artistic Director
Joe Klapatch, Treasurer
Juli Brooks
Marie Cormier
Randolph M. Jones
Ben Keene
Karen LaPlante
Margaret Matheson
Jeralyn K. Shattuck