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Orlando Shakespeare Theater

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Address: 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803-1203
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+1 407-447-1700
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Orlando Shakespeare Theater produces classic, contemporary, and children's...

Orlando Shakespeare Theater produces classic, contemporary, and children's plays providing innovative experiences that enrich our community.

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I've been to a few shows here over the years, most recently I saw The Great Gatsby. Every show I've seen has been phenomenal. Great performers who never miss a beat! I wish they... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Orlando, Florida
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Orlando, Florida
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been to a few shows here over the years, most recently I saw The Great Gatsby. Every show I've seen has been phenomenal. Great performers who never miss a beat! I wish they did meet and greets after the shows for all the guests. They serve beer and wine and let you prepay for your intermission drinks and then... More 

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Oviedo, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Show was fantastic..All the Christmas Stories...actors were superb. Theater very comfortable. Parking easy. Great night out. Loved it.

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Thank breichley
Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

We just saw "Every Christmas Story and then Some". The three performers were simply outstanding. They involved the audience, took requests and worked them into the story, and blended everything extremely well. These three guys are simply very good at performing.

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Thank Chris B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Amazing show!! So hilarious I would definitely not come with kids or people that don't like comedies. It says it's PG put I would say PG 13 . I will definitely come back with Friends!

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Thank Krizia H
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

Place for those who actually want their self to become famous he/she should visit that place to gain knowledge more and more.

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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Performed by outstanding actors of the Shakespeare Theater Company, this play was incredible! The acting was top notch, the theater (one of three in the complex) was small and intimate, and felt like it was happening in our living room. I jumped more than once from the close action. Set design, lighting and music, as always, was perfect and amazing.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Central Florida boasts a nationally acclaimed theater, or to be exact, three of them under one roof. In the old science center, a dedicated group of theater lovers has labored with love to produce world class entertainment right here in Orlando. What used to be Shakespeare in the Park, showing two Shakespeare plays at the Lake Eola Ampitheater each spring... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Saw West Side Story, our seats were in row B and you could hear the actors breathing. Very intimate setting, no more than 200 seats I think, and the stage is floor level. The production was very good, traditional and respectfully of the history of this production. Everyone there is extremely friendly, from will call to the ushers to the... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

The play is slightly different from the movie, if that sort of thing bothers you... All the acting, dancing and singing was professional. A good-looking and versatile set. My one major complaint is I find the seats horribly uncomfortable, and about the mid-way point, I'm getting backaches, neck ache etc. My husband doesn't seem to have this problem. Sure wish... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We went to the Opening Night of West Side Story and could not have been more pleased. All seats in this small theater have great views and, even sitting in Row K, we felt like we were right in the action on the stage. Before the play started, we attended a very interesting talk led by the Music Director, the... More 

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