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Orlando Shakespeare Theater

812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803-1203
+1 407-447-1700
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Love this place!

After seeing 8-10 productions here, I just can't wait for the next one. There is a tremendous body... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Linda S
As good as Shakespeare at The Globe.

Yes as an avid follower of Shakespeare's this was one of the best. I go to the Globe every year (I... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
Sonya P
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Orlando Shakespeare Theater produces classic, contemporary, and children's plays providing innovative experiences that enrich our community.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803-1203
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+1 407-447-1700
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

After seeing 8-10 productions here, I just can't wait for the next one. There is a tremendous body of talent in the Orlando area and a large part of it is centered here at the Orlando Shakes. Saw Shakespeare in Love, which references 12th Night,...More

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Yes as an avid follower of Shakespeare's this was one of the best. I go to the Globe every year (I am booked in to see 4 plays this summer), and feel this was worthy of this. It seemed to be so true to the...More

Thank Sonya P
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Our oldest attends school at UCF and got us acquainted with O-Shakes, as the locals call it. We've seen several shows here, the most recent being 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' and we're never disappointed. Each cast is outstanding and the staff is friendly. We...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We just saw "The Hound of the Baskervilles" a hilarious comedic spoof on the classic Sherlock Holmes tale. It was very funny, and we loved it. If you are visiting Orlando, consider making a trip to the professional theatre. See the "real magic" of Orlando.

Thank Allison D
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have recently visited the Orlando Shakespeare Theatre (known locally as the Orlando Shakes) to see a current comedy play about Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's "Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles," a comedic take of a Sherlock Holmes mystery. A hilarious romp of...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Man of La Mancha is outstanding. We have been getting tickets from OST for a number of years and today this was the finest show we have seen yet. Each year the productions keep getting better and better. Man of La Mancha was fantastic, the...More

Thank star1898
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed Orlando Shakes while living in Orlando and now that we live in Tampa, we still make the drive. Wonderful, intimate venues, reasonable prices, especially when you consider the quality of productions. Most recently saw Man of La Mancha and going back in November...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

First time to this theater and we saw "Man from La Mancha"; very impressed with the entire cast, staging/set and costumes. Well Done! There is no such thing as a good or bad seat in this theater, any seat would be good. Brilliantly done with...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

As former NYers we love the theatre. We have seen numerous shows over the years in many US cities and foreign countries. This theatre definitely can compete with the best. This time we saw Man of La Mancha and it was outstanding. If you love...More

Thank Patricia H
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been to several plays here but now that we have three little ones we mostly attend the children's shows. They are so fun and our kids really enjoy them! They keep them to about 1 hour and they do a...More

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mj20174
23 November 2016|
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Response from Melissa B | Property representative |
Hello! Every Christmas Story Ever Told evening performances start at 7:30PM and run approx. 2 hours with one 15-minute intermission. We also have matinee performances available. Please check our website for a complete... More
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Devamali T
3 October 2015|
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Response from Viajeros9 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately there are no Shakespeare plays scheduled for that time period:-( I see there is something entitled "Peter & the Stargazers" starting Dec 3, but know nothing about it. If you google orlando Shakespeare 2015 you... More
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