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Shakespeare by the Sea

5799 Charles St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 1K7, Canada
+1 902-422-0295
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Great evening

Not always easy to find evening entertainment when traveling with two teenage grandchildren and... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
Great evening out

My 13 and 15 year old sons and I went to this beautiful outdoor theatre to see Pinocchio. We... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Doha, Qatar
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5799 Charles St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 1K7, Canada
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

Not always easy to find evening entertainment when traveling with two teenage grandchildren and this fit the bill perfectly. Well put together, great talent, overall a great time and good value for money. Website could have been a little more informative, and signage in the...More

Thank Frostback
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My 13 and 15 year old sons and I went to this beautiful outdoor theatre to see Pinocchio. We reserved sweet seats that we ordered online from their website so when we arrived we were escorted to our seats and given water. Definitely the way...More

1  Thank sarnie2016
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We saw a production of Pinocchio by this company at Point Pleasant Park on our last night in Halifax. We had come across it while walking in the park a couple of days before, and it looked like so much fun, we returned to see...More

2  Thank CaymanMum
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This was a night to remember because of the great cast and crew who overcame the elements and presented a fantastic performance of 'As you like it.' From the introduction to the epilogue I laughed and marvelled at the ingenuity of the actors to make...More

Thank LyndaGould-15
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This is my family's favorite summer activity in Halifax. We always take along a friend who's never been and we all keep going back. Even though they do great Shakespeare plays, we favor their annual fairy tale for the most laughs and musical talent. It's...More

Thank _acottreau
Reviewed 1 June 2016

I've been going to shows at SBTS for over a decade and have never been disappointed. Arrive early for a great seat. You can bring your own folding chair or rent from the company. Bring a picnic basket but be warned ... odd are Tom...More

Thank wphilipohara
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Every summer I return home to Halifax with my American husband and we always make a visit to see a wonderful play at SBTS. Great value for money and amazing actors. Such a nice way to spend a summer's night.

Thank carlaschu
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Attending Shakespeare by the Sea is my favourite activity in Halifax, by far. Each summer, the company performs two Shakespeare plays - generally one comedy and one tragedy/history - and one kids' play in Point Pleasant Park. (They also do an indoor show or two...More

2  Thank CageGirl7126
Reviewed 8 September 2015

A perfect evening in the park as long as the weather is good. Lots of laughs and always a great production. If your visiting or a local and you have the time you can't go wrong with these plays.

Thank JDTravelCanada
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

My daughter and I saw Shakespeare by the Sea version of Sleeping Beauty this evening and really enjoyed it. The cast is full of very talented and entertaining actors! This is a very original and creative version of Sleeping Beauty. The unfortunate thing was their...More

Thank Carriem12105
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