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Ohio Shakespeare Festival

714 N Portage Path, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens, Akron, OH 44308-1461
+1 330-374-7574
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Winter Location in Greystone Hall

Saw "Camelot" here last night and it was wonderful! Professional theater in a small house with an... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2017
Etoile_of_NE_Ohio
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Akron, Ohio
Excellent acting, singing, dancing, sword fighting

We have seen two different Shakespeare plays at the Stan Hywet stage and one Three Musketeers play... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
ladylynnea
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Canal Fulton, Ohio
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Saw "Camelot" here last night and it was wonderful! Professional theater in a small house with an intimate setting gives a sweet touch to this iconic musical. Well performed with strong performances by the ensemble cast. The Shakespearean influences were strong and showed well in...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We have seen two different Shakespeare plays at the Stan Hywet stage and one Three Musketeers play at their indoor venue at Greystone Hall downtown Akron. Excellent! All of them! This acting company does an outstanding job of performing. The Green Show before the actual...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

I saw A Winter's Tale with friends at Stan Hywet. The actors are fabulous! I have no idea how they remember all of those old English lines! The pre-show (parody of Macbeth) was very funny. The entire performance was very well done. And what a...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Excellent professional cast, the Shakespeare rolled off their tongues with great inflection, volume, and expressions to fully understand the meaning. Talented singers, dancers and guitar players. Definitely got our money's worth for A Winter's Tale, excellent and so long that there was an intermission. Tickets...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

"As You Like It" was expertly performed by the actors and actresses of this wonderful company. They were engaging and rip roaring fun! A must see performance in a beautiful venue.

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Now a year around company with an exquisite summer amphitheater nestled into a lavish garden on the picturesque landscape of STAN HYWET HALL AND GARDENS (714 N Portage Path, Akron OH 44303) and with a permanent residence in stately Greystone Hall (103 S High St...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2016

I am a big fan of OHIO SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL productions. (The al fresco amphitheater in the picturesque gardens of Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens is a treat in itself; with beautiful picnic areas under the moonlight with the fragrance of Lilly's of the Valley and...More

Thank Lisa D
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Reviewed 15 April 2015

Went to see 5th Night last summer with some girlfriends. It was a beautiful evening. the preshow entertainment was captivating and the dancing and swordfights were so fun! The acting was awesome, I can't believe people can remember all those words. We laughed, drank wine,...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2014

Performing for the 13th season at the Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens this delightful cast of actors is excellent. The performance is outdoors so bring a picnic dinner, enjoy the Stan Hywet gardens (English, Japanese and Lagoon), laugh at the "greenshow" at 7:30pm and then...More

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