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Idaho Shakespeare Festival

5657 E Warm Springs Ave, Boise, ID 83716-8700
+1 208-336-9221
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ISF Politicizing their performances

ISF has taken to interjecting politics into their shows to a shame. Their most recent production of... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2018
ZedTheGuy
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Pocatello, Idaho
entertaining

The actors were excellent! A little bit of humor thrown in was perfect. It was a delightful and... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2017
ksacura
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Meridian, Idaho
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5657 E Warm Springs Ave, Boise, ID 83716-8700
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Reviewed March 13, 2018

ISF has taken to interjecting politics into their shows to a shame. Their most recent production of Around the World in 80 Days that they are taking to most of the schools in Idaho is nothing more than a shameful indoctrination of the pro-vaccine movement....More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017

The actors were excellent! A little bit of humor thrown in was perfect. It was a delightful and entertaining evening. If you wanted, you could either bring or purchase a meal and drinks. What a great way to spend a relaxing evening.

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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Our first time to see "Midsummer Night's Dream" was epic! We have our favorite actors, it is always fun to see the depth of their acting skills with each new production! The sets were spectacular, perfectly delineating the two settings. We look forward to "The...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017

We always look forward to summers in Boise and the beginning of a new season at the Idaho Shakespeare Festival. Located in a wonderfully landscape setting, ideally designed for seating under the stars. Be aware, that even if the day time temperatures were in 90's...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is one of the best things about Boise! All the performances I've attended (5 and more to come) have been nothing short of incredible! The performances are professionally done with outstanding casts, costumes, and set design. I recommend you buy a chair seat, bring...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

This is totally worth your time for a relaxing and entertaining evening outdoors in a beautiful venue. Outdoor theater on the banks of the Idaho River, with lawn seating and reserved chairs. The venue is large enough to hold a good crowd, yet small enough...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

Looking for an enjoyable evening while in Boise during the summer? Get tickets for Shakespeare! The venue is very relaxing and any seat is a good seat. We enjoy sitting on the lawn up close to the stage. Bring your own picnic dinner or purchase...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017

While planning a visit with friends in Boise, I looked on TA for things to do, as my friends have only been there a year and the city is new to me as well. I rather treat my hosts to a fantastic event over taking...More

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

We usually try to go at least once a year. The theater troup usually puts on a great performance. It is so enjoyable to bring your picnic food and beverages to enjoy before and during the show. The outdoor setting is pleasant, but the Boise...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Thee must attend a Shakespeare Festival if 't be true thou has't nev'r done so! What an incredible experience! The highlight of my 10 days in Boise was sitting under the stars mesmerized by the works of Shakespeare brilliantly performed by this amazing group of...More

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