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Review of Avon Theater

Avon Theater
Ranked #2 of 23 things to do in Stratford
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Located in the heart of downtown at 99 Downie Street, this one-time vaudeville theatre has been rejuvenated but still retains its old world charm. The theatre offers special access seating on the orchestra level. This location has limited metered parking and Special Access spaces are located on George and Downie Streets. For Motor Coaches/Buses, please do not load/unload or park in front of the theatre. Loading zones are available on the north side of George Street.
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Hilarious must see play in beautiful Avon theatre in heart of downtown close to restaurants/shopping, site seeing, gardens

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We arrived 20 mins before curtain raising. Patrons moved well, we were in the balcony, and found our seats well enough. Others that had difficulties had them solved quickly and very courteously. The overall experience and the surroundings were top notch. The only beefs were with the access to the washrooms in the balcony, only 1 regular door that was for entry and exit, made for a tight passage. The access to the balcony also only had one real access, though the stairs were wide, another would be realyy beneficial. All in all very good experience.

Thank UncaPP
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

All ways great performance, HMS Pinafore, magnificent scenery, actors, Love the olde world Theatre of the Avon, lovely memories too

And annual PAL fund raiser in its 12th year, with silent auction This year the 2nd Beatles show, All you Need is Love, hosted by Lucy Peacock, also the Artistic Director, with the most awesome, singers, dancers and musicians. A must see for next year, this annual PAL fund raiser. Just A Feel Good Rime for everyone

Thank Carol Z
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The staff at the theatre were pleasant and helpful. The facilities were clean and well taken care of.

Great production of HMS!! Great cast and choreography.

Thank dupester77
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Being used to London theaters, thought that outside would reflect the inside. So wrong. It is quite lovely, with all the requirements for a beautiful old theater. The place was packed to the rafters, with all age groups. Sat in a semi-obscured view seat. Whilst I missed some spots, it did not take away from my thorough enjoyment of the play which was HMS Pinafore by Gilbert & Sullivan. We truly had a wonderful time.

Thank urnana
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