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Very Intimate theater experience

Being the smallest of the four Stratford theaters, the Studio Theater provides an up close... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Atlanta, Michigan
Very special

A very special theatre hall in ehich the stage is below you and the croud sit around the stage. Do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jerusalem, Israel
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Located in downtown Stratford at 34 George Street East, the Studio Theatre opened during the 50th season celebrations in 2002. The theatre has special access seating available on the main floor just a feet away from the stage. The location also...more
35 George Street East, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3L7, Canada
+1 800-567-1600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Being the smallest of the four Stratford theaters, the Studio Theater provides an up close perspective to the performance. The performers expressions and actions are easily seen.

Thank McCormick80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very special theatre hall in ehich the stage is below you and the croud sit around the stage. Do not miss it.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have never been to this particular theatre and we were so surprised that it was small so everyone had a seat - many seats at stage level! There are not many rows but they are steep, so not user-friendly for anyone with mobility issues....More

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Outstanding performances. Excellent view from any seat. Small, intimate atmosphere. Steep climb up aisles - very difficult if you have mobility issues. Unfortunately the seats are so uncomfortable that I will not be returning. Just unacceptable - such a disservice to the amazing productions and...More

1  Thank bankare
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This season’s performance of The Comedy of Errors is not up to the standard that we have become accustomed. Director Keira Loughran has compressed the performance to a mere 93 minutes with no intermission (Knowing this you can save on putting money into the parking...More

Thank Barheat
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Until this year, I did not even realize this theatre was here. It is in the same building as the Avon Theatre, but located at the rear of the building. There are a couple of benches to sit on outside of the theatre for those...More

Thank silverbrook
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great performance of a very topical play "the Breathing Hole" in a theater where you are very close to the stage. It works well.

Thank Leo W
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The Studio theatre is located in an unusual building in that ... within the building, under the same roof, there are two theatres each with their own space and, each, with their own entry. The Studio Theatre is situated at one end of the building...More

Thank CanadianRose
Stratford F, Marketing Coordinator at Studio Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review of the Studio Theatre. We are glad you enjoyed your visit! SF

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Our family enjoyed a performance of "The Breathing Hole" at the Studio Theatre. Located at the back of the Avon Theatre building, the lobby is quite small with limited bathrooms. The theatre itself is very small with audience members entering on the stage level and...More

Thank Tempesttost
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful middle size theatre which the seats are very close to the stage. The theatre is beautiful but the should be also good so than you will be happy.

Thank menachemle
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John G
27 November 2017|
Response from CanadianRose | Reviewed this property |
There are no plays just yet. They begin in May. I would think, if you're driving from Ridgetown, that an afternoon play would work better than one starting at 8:00 p.m. I see that the question below is from September... More