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Ohio Light Opera

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Very talented group of people well worth the price. Kind of unique the way they use shadows to help... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Wooster, Ohio
Another two terrific operettas

We have attended OLO since 2007 or so. We have never seen bad performances but some were more... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Very talented group of people well worth the price. Kind of unique the way they use shadows to help tell the story. Make sure you look at play bill early it sells out fast.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

We saw Candide which was excellent, but the production was soooooooooooooooooo lengthy. I could have dealt with a shorter version, even though this venue is quite comfortable.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We have attended OLO since 2007 or so. We have never seen bad performances but some were more memorable than others. This year we saw 50 million Frenchmen and cloclo. Both were outstanding for voices and acting/dancing. The OLO has a sustained record of great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

Not only can you enjoy operettas, there are also old Broadway shows included. The theater is arranged so that all seats are good ones. You can't go wrong no matter which show you select.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

The Ohio Light Opera is a hidden gem in the middle of Ohio. We saw 5 shows and were entertained by all 5. We were only sorry that we were not in Wooster for the other two. Our family including 2 students votes after we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

I absolutely loved Babes in Arms. The singing and dancing was wonderful. Everything about this was so professional. I would recommend this for everyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018

Ohio Light Opera's The Pajama Game hits the winner's circle in every possible way with this performance! The music, the actors, the choreography, the sets, were all lively, creative, and quite simply: wonderful! The lyrics alone stand out as original when they are either being...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We go every summer to this wonderful theater. This week we saw Babes In Arms and the cast was fabulous. This mostly unknown show is filled with music you are familiar with.....My Funny Valentine, The Lady is a Tramp, Where or When to mention a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Wonderful performances in a very intimate setting. Performances are outstanding and there is not a bad seat in the house

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I can't believe I have lived "back home" for nearly 20 years and just now attended an Ohio Light Opera performance. Oh, the shows I've missed! With a background in music and theater, I'm always up for a good show. So I was thrilled when...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from mrycik | Reviewed this property |
There is handicapped parking right in front of the theater. I have taken my stepmother with her walker and there are helpful attendants. Even though there is a downward pitch in the theater, there is plenty of room between... More
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August 7, 2016|
Response from 36sued | Reviewed this property |
Seating is very comfortable with plenty of leg room. You do not have to get up to let someone walk in front of you. Ample wheelchair spots.
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Response from Konsulentin | Reviewed this property |
Mid June until the second week of August with a new show premiering each week until all are out and in rotation.