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REP Theatre, University of Delaware

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Broadway Quality

If you enjoy theatre this local university professional theatre is a gem. The resident actors bring... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Hockessin, Delaware
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Great venue, great acting, MORONIC PARKING!

We've been to many shows here over the past 3 years or so. Most shows have been really good, an... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Newark, Delaware
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

If you enjoy theatre this local university professional theatre is a gem. The resident actors bring a quality performance to a variety of plays. The sets and costumes amaze each time even if the play isn’t always my favorite genre. Each seat provides excellent sight...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank retired_Ell_teach
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Once REP was a great local pro theater with an excellent venue, very good acting, interesting plays, and a good variety of offerings from which a season pass could be constructed. We were regulars. About 5 years ago it became "edgy" with fare that became...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Richard O
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We've been to many shows here over the past 3 years or so. Most shows have been really good, an occasional performance leaves us scratching our heads wondering... "what was the point?" There are (at least) 2 theatres here, both are intimate, with good seating...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Delaware_Yankee
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

A very huge and pleasant surprise to be so captivated by the 2 hour plus production. Everything from the set, lighting, acting to the costumes was very impressive. Shakespeare in my experience was never so entertaining. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ihorr2015
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Went to see Dial M For Murder and it was an excellent production with a professional cast. Purchased tickets online and had the opportunity to also purchase refreshments and parking tokens online. The lobby was spacious and attractive with comfortable seating. Theatre seats were also...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank SXMChick
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This program has been around for over 30 years. Originally a 3-year MFA-granting theater conservatory program, it is now organized as a professional REP company. This is damn fine theater - far better than ordinary university-level fare. The company is strong, the pieces are well...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank bcdonthego2016
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Good professional theater. Wonderful experiences for all. Comfortable accomidations for an enjoyable evening at the University.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Abw1109
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I have had season tickets to the REP at U of D for two years and attended shows in previous years. The acting is superb. The shows are top notch and there is not a bad seat in the house. We always get the first...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MLFB
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I never miss attending each play performed by the REP. My daughter and I always get season's tickets and have for many years. The acting is very professional, and the staging is great, too. Don't miss these plays!! (I'm not reviewing a hotel, but I...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank ShirleyB705
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have been season ticket holders for about 9 years. The quality of the plays has been outstanding. The actors are professionals and members of Actors Equity.These actors have been together for quite a while and have developed a real chemistry. Absolutely worth seeing.

Date of experience: October 2016
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