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Avon Theater

90 Downie Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada
+1 800-567-1600
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Nice experience

We normally sit in the balcony for performances at the Avon Theatre, but this time chose the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Burlington, Canada
Nice Theatre

Was just at this theatre to see HMS Pinafore, which we enjoyed but this is a review for the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ontario, Canada
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“leg room” (21 reviews)
“great venue” (13 reviews)
90 Downie Street, Stratford, Ontario, Canada
+1 800-567-1600
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Reviewed yesterday

We normally sit in the balcony for performances at the Avon Theatre, but this time chose the orchestra level. Sightlines were good, although aided since no one sitting directly in front of us. We were there for a performance of Pinafore which we thoroughly enjoyed,...More

Thank yankeefan730
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was just at this theatre to see HMS Pinafore, which we enjoyed but this is a review for the theatre. There is a nice combination of the old and new. The lobby and store are fairly new and very clean. The inside gives the feel...More

Thank Slothful1
Reviewed 5 days ago

While I can't say anything really bad about the performance, the energy didn't rise and the audience was unusually unenthusiastic. I've rarely been to a show where there was so little applause. 6 of the 7 of us left the theatre pretty flat and uninspired....More

Thank BashaG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Saw Treasure Island Fabulous performance A must see for young and old Staff were very helpful Helped me find my special access seat

Thank kyrakitty
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had been to Avon theatre in the past and sat up on the balcony. We found the seats there extremely tight, no space / legroom for tall people. This time, we were closer to the back of the orchestra. Since it is a small...More

2  Thank SubjectivelyObjectiv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The production at the Avon theater was very good and well worth seeing. The theater itself is very nice. Usually at intermission there are long lines to use the facilities but the bathrooms were a good size which made things go quickly. The gift shop...More

Thank sunshine315
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cindy chairs, good stage visibility from every seat, very friendly staff, and of course the great program every season. As the crowd pleasers go to the largest theatre the Avon has a more intimate feeling, and yet has the convenience of being downtown and all...More

Thank Nolinice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like to expose our 8 year old to live theater and the Stratford Festival has provided great entertainment in the past 3 years with The Sound of Music; The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe; and Treasure Island. Our first two visits went without...More

Thank COzols
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I was lucky enough to see three Stratford Festival performances this past season. The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe was the final one I saw and I bought the tickets as a surprise for a friend for her birthday. She absolutely loved the performance,...More

1  Thank esseh k
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

In November, I went to see the Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, a classic book written by:CS Lewis,at Avon Theatre which is in Stratford. If you have never been, the theatre is old on the outside but is carpeted on the inside. Although it's...More

Thank Katie H
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Where to park?
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.