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“Local Theater”

New London Barn Playhouse
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Owner description: The New London Barn Playhouse is one of New England’s most cherished summer-stock theaters, presenting excellent theater created by emerging artists in collaboration with accomplished professionals. Actors and directors come together for three months each summer to create an unrivalled theater season noted for its fresh approach and talented acting company. The theater has served a large audience each summer since 1933 in New Hampshire’s beautiful Lake Sunapee region.
Fairfax, Virginia
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3 reviews
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“Local Theater”
Reviewed September 4, 2012

Small intimate theater. Good Summer stock acting. Recently air conditioned. Good selection of plays throughout the summer.

Visited August 2012
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New York City, New York
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70 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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“You will be shocked!”
Reviewed July 28, 2012

You will be shocked at the quality of the productions at the New London Barn Playhouse. For the past five summers we have made a special trip to see a show. Two have been spectacular, two excellent, and one very good. The space is intimate and the talent is exceptional. Cant wait to come next summer!

Visited July 2012
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
“Excellent entertainment in small town”
Reviewed July 26, 2012

The young actors/actresses are superb singers during this summer rep season! Musicals are excellent and most entertaining.

Visited July 2012
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NY
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5 reviews
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“Legally Blonde was a treat”
Reviewed July 23, 2012

We splurged on seats in the "royal box" and enjoyed the show thoroughly - high energy, creative sets, talented cast. Great value!

Visited July 2012
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Durham, New Hampshire
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25 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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“Classy musicals in the Barn”
Reviewed July 20, 2012

Each year, the troupe gets better and the choreographers do a better job on the very very small stage. Nobody seems to mind that no seat offers full view of the stage and pit. My grandfather converted the barn into a playhouse; it now has air-condidtioning too! Rent a five cent pillow to raise you up.

Visited July 2012
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