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This is Stratford like never before

We were absolutely blown away by the festival’s production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marilyn A
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Kitchener, Canada
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Rocky Horror Extravaganza!

The 2018 production of Rocky Horror is amazing. The theatre, cast, music and audience... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Andy M
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Burlington, Canada
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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...more
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90 Downie Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were absolutely blown away by the festival’s production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This is very edgy theatre for one with roots In Shakespeare. However it bodes well for the future and new audiences. Not being familiar with the show made it even...More

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 4 days ago

The 2018 production of Rocky Horror is amazing. The theatre, cast, music and audience participation was beyond perfect. A must-see!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Comfortable seats, good selection in the gift shop. There doesn't seem to be any bad seats in the theatre at all. Prices at concession are pretty good as well. The only downside was limited leg room, but if you're tall, grab an aisle seat and...More

Thank Curtis K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All of the venues at Stratford are great but I especially love the Avon. Being right downtown there are great restaurants and shopping.

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended production of last month Coriolanus. Renovations to the entrance were a definite improvement and aesthetically pleasing. The play was amazing and the stage management and production were phenomenal. This theatre does extremely well for its patrons.

Thank Bernd S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great show. Somewhat risqué but a lot of fun. Acting, singing and audience participation were amazing. Definitely recommend.

Thank j0hnspiers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I attended the Avon theater in Stratford to see the Rocky Horror show. We loved the show. Now this show is not suitable for children or young teenagers due to swearing and sexual content. Never having seen this play before, we were...More

Thank 705alane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended the RHPS at the Avon Theatre. Excellent facility, clean and easy to get around. Many bars, bathrooms and guides to escort us to our seats. The show was fantastic.

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to see a matinee performance of Napoli Millionaria and our seats in row F were excellent. 1 minor complaint is it would help if the ushers directed us to go down the left aisle instead of right aisle. Less people would have had to...More

Thank TRbeer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting at the very back is really a bit difficult on the acoustic, and during our Friday soirée of Napoli Millionaria we had a pretty annoying usher harping on us

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Bootscootin99
12 September 2018|
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Response from Barrett3391 | Reviewed this property |
:Yes, second row better, on aisle if possible, 5-8 rows back better and easier access, again aisle best .
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keawalters
12 August 2018|
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Response from Stratford F | Property representative |
Hi, A list of accommodation options in Stratford is also available on our website under the Visit section or please contact our Box Office at 1800.567.1600 SF
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Bryanecowell
17 August 2016|
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Response from joyclub | Reviewed this property |
We parked very close by where there are meters but it is free to park there in the evening.
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