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Southern Oregon Performing Arts

Oregon Shakespeare Festival

  • 15 S. Pioneer St. Map It
  • Ashland
  • Festivals
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 10/30/2014

Fodor's Review

From mid-February to early November, more than 100,000 Bard-loving fans descend on Ashland for some of the finest Shakespearean productions you're likely to see outside of Stratford-upon-Avon—plus works by Ibsen, Williams, and contemporary playwrights. Between June and October plays are staged in the 1,200-seat Elizabethan Theatre, an atmospheric re-creation of the Fortune Theatre in London; the 600-seat Angus Bowmer Theatre, a state-of-the-art facility typically used

for five different productions in a single season; and the 350-seat New Theater, which mostly hosts productions of new or experimental work. The festival generally operates close to capacity, so it's important to book ahead.

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15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland, Oregon, 97520, United States

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Updated 10/30/2014


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