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St. Jacobs Country Playhouse

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Amazing place to take in shows

Took my mom to see the play ghost. Such an amazing play they did a great job. Not a bad seat in the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Amanda D
via mobile
Excellent show

We went to see Ghost - The Musical and it was fantastic! The actors were great and we knew the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Doug B
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Walkerton, Canada
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The St. Jacobs Country Playhouse is conveniently located on Benjamin Road at the northern edge of Waterloo, in the heart of St. Jacobs' Market District. With the exquisite Best Western Plus St. Jacobs Country Inn next door, and endless shopping...more
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40 Benjamin Rd, St. Jacobs, Ontario N2V 2J9, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed November 29, 2012

We have attended several shows here and have never been disappointed; the shows are always very interesting or exciting and the acting is second to none anywhere. For the price you cannot find better entertainment and a good atmosphere and the seating/viewing is very good...More

4  Thank tmjoyce
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed November 17, 2012

we had gone to see high school musical with a group of friends it was a nice setting, very quaint but nice and enjoyed the production.

4  Thank YKS
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved, Love , Love this play. Wonderful witty, humorous and laughter galore!!! I would recommend this play for all to see except children of course.

Thank MelNew14
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your thoughts on Shear Madness. It sounds like you had a great time at the show with lots of laughter, and we appreciate the recommend the show to others.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my mom to see the play ghost. Such an amazing play they did a great job. Not a bad seat in the house we were back row of the balcony.

1  Thank Amanda D
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for letting us be a part of your day with your mom. We also appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts on the production and venue. We like to hear that you enjoyed both.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to see Ghost - The Musical and it was fantastic! The actors were great and we knew the story but it was very well done.

Thank Doug B
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It's great to hear that you enjoyed Ghost: The Musical. It's nice that you took note of the work by the company, and came because of the familiarity with the story. Thank you for sharing your thoughts on the show.

Reviewed October 11, 2018

I went with a group to see a play and all seats are great. The performers were amazing. They sold 50-50 tickets and ice cream.

Thank CanadianHellie
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the production. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts on the show.

Reviewed October 7, 2018

My wife and I attended the opening of the new DRAUTON MUSICAL "GHOST" on Oct 6 and were pleasantly surprised at the quality of the actors/signers, staging, musicians. All In all, a "MUST SEE" show.More

Thank Barb-Steve
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us for the opening performance, it's great to hear that you enjoyed the production. We are glad to hear you enjoyed all aspects of the production from those on stage to those that work off stage. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Visited the St. Jacob’s area on a sister trip celebrating birthdays. We attended the Playhouse theatre to see “Ghost” the musical. The show was amazing! Very talented cast surrounded by a great crew, theatre staff, band, etc. The theatre itself is lovely. Comfortable seating in...More

Thank Mary-Meadows
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are thrilled to be a part of the birthday celebrations, it sounds like everyone had a wonderful time at Ghost: The Musical. We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts on the production as well as the St. Jacobs Country Playhouse.

Reviewed October 2, 2018

We bring groups here all the time and they always do fantastic productions! Close to nearly everything, this theatre is gorgeous. Staff are fantastic and I always look forward to visiting!

Thank sam h
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for brining groups regularly to this theatre. We appreciate the support, and so glad that we continue to provide quality performances and great customer service.

Reviewed August 25, 2018

Our first visit to the St. Jacobs Country Playhouse. Theatre seems quite new; fully accessible and seating gives lots of leg room!!. No issues with seeing the stage. Out- of Order is WELL worth seeing. The continual addition of fake relationships sets up a situation...More

2  Thank NeilP451
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for joining us at the St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, for your first time. We hope that you will join us again sometime soon. We also appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts on Out of Order. It sounds like you enjoyed...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed the play. Lots of Laughs and all the actors were well placed in their individual roles. The theatre is well maintained and one of the best ones we've been to yet. We stayed in the area within walking distance of the theatre and...More

1  Thank Norma P
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

It's great to hear that you enjoyed Out of Order. And we appreciate the comments on St. Jacobs Country Playhouse. It's nice to hear when someone has had a great all around experience, it's what we strive to do.

Reviewed August 22, 2018

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed yesterday's performance. All the actors were excellent!! They never forgot one line!!. It was non stop laughter. They are all very talented.

Thank Richard. G
DraytonEnt, Public Relations Manager at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for joining us for Out of Order, and for taking the time to share your thoughts on the production. It sounds like you got lots of laughs and enjoyed the actors. We hope you will join us again sometime soon.

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Response from Fred C | Reviewed this property |
Either is comfortable and equally good for viewing the stage. However, the box does give one an overhead, panoramic view with a single glance. My wife is quite short and sometimes finds it difficult to look over the railing... More
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If you google Drayton Entertainment, it will give you the list of theatres and what is playing in the present season.
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