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The College of Wooster, 1189 Beall Ave, Wooster, OH 44691
+1 330-263-2345
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Splendid Time

The Freedlander theater is small, so the seats are all pretty good. Just saw Anything Goes, which... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
HumphreyClinker
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Cleveland, Ohio
What a gem!

We came here specifically to see H.M.S. Pinafore and were entertained to the hilt! What a... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Stephen D
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The College of Wooster, 1189 Beall Ave, Wooster, OH 44691
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

The Freedlander theater is small, so the seats are all pretty good. Just saw Anything Goes, which was superb. always a pleasure to come here. Free parking close by.The orchestra is wonderful, too. Nothing like a real live orchestra providing the music for a play!

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

We came here specifically to see H.M.S. Pinafore and were entertained to the hilt! What a professional operation in little Wooster Ohio. Wow!

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Reviewed June 7, 2017

Best place in Ohio to experience professional theater at reasonable prices.My wife and i have attended one or two shows every year for the last 15 years, and sometimes have taken friends and relatives with us.

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

Well done theater with a wide variety of different classic presentations. Very well known in this part of Ohio. Proffessionally presented in a college theatre.

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Reviewed August 15, 2016

We made theater the center of a weekend - 4 plays on Friday and Saturday. Three of the four (Mikado, Annie Get Your Gun, and Kiss me Kate) were absolutely outstanding. The fourth (Have a Heart) was not in the same class. We attributed the...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016

No wonder this series has been ongoing for 38 years. It is just wonderful. We saw 4 shows in two days beginning with the masters of light opera, Gilbert and Sullivan. As in England, we all stood to sing "God Save the Queen" , an...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2016

The theater is on the college campus. It is a fine facility. The musicalwas " Kiss Me Kate." the voices and dancing were wonderful.

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Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I know it's not trendy, but keeping the flag flying for Gilbert and Sullivan and other light opera should be applauded in my opinion. This year's OLO Mikado was great fun, nicely adapted for the political season, designed and costumed lavishly and lovingly, and performed...More

Thank Ruth G
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

We took in 5 shows in 4 days. One could be of differing opinions on the staging, which was mostly good, the sets were excellent, costumes mostly good (they are confused about what an appropriate hemline is for each era and some were WAY too...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We have just seen Annie Get Your Gun. it was fantastic. OHio Light Opera always is wonderful. We attend at least 2 productions every summer. It is a very doable drive from Columbus, Cleveland, Akron, Canton. The quality of the acting and singing is excellent....More

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There is handicapped parking right in front of the theater. I have taken my stepmother with her walker and there are helpful attendants. Even though there is a downward pitch in the theater, there is plenty of room between... More
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Mid June until the second week of August with a new show premiering each week until all are out and in rotation.
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