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Forestburgh Playhouse

39 Forestburgh Rd, Forestburgh, NY 12777-6500
+1 845-794-1194
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Absolutely WONDERFUL Summer Stock Theater!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

This is one of my FAVORITE places on earth!!! Broadway quality productions in the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2016
Peter N
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Rock Hill, New York
Nice Way to Spend an Evening

have been going to the Forestburgh Playhouse during the summer for a few years now. This summer we... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2015
burgerbabe711
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new jersey
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39 Forestburgh Rd, Forestburgh, NY 12777-6500
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"great summer"
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"great shows"
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"beautiful gardens"
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is one of my FAVORITE places on earth!!! Broadway quality productions in the beautiful Catskill Mountains!!! DO NOT MISS this GEM!!!! You WILL return again and again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!More

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Franklin T, Owner at Forestburgh Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2016

Hi Peter! Thank you so much for your positive feedback! It means a lot to hear that our customers are happy! I can't wait for you to try out the brand new seats that we have installed! I think that you will pleased with the...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2015

have been going to the Forestburgh Playhouse during the summer for a few years now. This summer we saw Damn Yankees as well as 42Street at the Playhouse. The actors were talented & put on a great show. My only complaint are the seats, which...More

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Franklin T, Owner at Forestburgh Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2015

Thank you so much for your kind feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience at the Playhouse and I am sure you will enjoy it that much more next season sitting in the brand new seats! Have a wonderful winter!

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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Last Friday evening (9/4/15) we enjoyed seeing Driving Miss Daisy performed at the Forestburgh Playhouse in Forestburgh, NY (approx. 95 miles northwest of NYC). The cast of 3, including Lorreta Swit of MASH fame, put on an enjoyable and entertaining performance. The new owner has...More

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Franklin T, Owner at Forestburgh Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2015

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so glad you enjoyed yourself and hope you will visit again soon!

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Reviewed 7 September 2015

Fabulous! Our first time at the playhouse was to see Driving Miss Daisy staring Lorreta Swit and we loved it! The intimate setting was exactly what we expected. We didn't go to The Tavern afterwards but hear it's very good, perhaps next time as there...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

I recently went to the performance of Young Frankenstein at this small, intimate theatre. The actors/singers delivered an extraordinary show - a little taste of Broadway for a reasonable price! There is a restaurant on sight for drinks and snacks, and parking is a bit...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2015

Attending a performance at the Forestburgh Playhouse is much more than a night of engaging, professional theater. The enjoyment began on the scenic and tranquil, forest-lined drive to the theater and continued before the show began as we wandered through the well kept gardens and...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2015

We did the dinner show which was surprisingly good. Both the buffet and the Music Man exceeded our expectation. The place is beautiful and the cast were very enthusiastic.

Thank Stuart T
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Reviewed 15 August 2015

A long weekend in Upstate NY is not complete without a visit to the Forestburgh Playhouse. Broadway performances are given in quiet beautiful surroundings. My husband and I visited the playhouse to see an amazing production of 42nd St. The cast was extremely talented and...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2015

My friend and I had the pleasure of attending 42nd Street last night and let me just say I couldn't be more impressed. The professionalism and talent shown by the staff and actors was just wonderful. I have been to many Broadways show, however I...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

The seating in this theater is horrible. As soon as I sat down in the narrow seat my knees were uncomfortably pressed against the seat in front of me. I immediately went to the box office to seek seating that fit adults. They were able...More

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Franklin T, Owner at Forestburgh Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2015

Thank you so much for your constructive feedback! When I purchased the theatre last year, I certainly was aware that an overhaul of the seating was necessary. Thanks to the support of our patrons and generous donors, WE WILL HAVE BRAND NEW SEATING FOR THE...More

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