We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Theatre for a New Audience at Polonsky Shakespeare Center

Review Highlights
An excellent "Winter's Tale"

My experience is that the late Shakespeare plays are hard to do well. They show the full gamut of... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
KCV999
,
Los Angeles, California
Theater in Brooklyn

I have bought a subscription to TFANA for the past few years. They are a progressive theater... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Peter F
,
Staten Island, New York
Read all 13 reviews
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good15%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Apr 2018
“An excellent "Winter's Tale"”
2 Apr 2018
“Theater in Brooklyn”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-5°
Jan
-4°
Feb
-1°
Mar
Contact
262 Ashland Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11217-1110
Website
+1 866-811-4111
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Brooklyn
from US$55.00
More Info
from US$55.00
More Info
from US$125.00
More Info
from US$100.00
More Info
Reviews (13)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveller rating
11
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
11
2
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2018

My experience is that the late Shakespeare plays are hard to do well. They show the full gamut of the world with its beauty and horror. This production nailed it, especially in the second half. The actors raced through some of their lines in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KCV999
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I have bought a subscription to TFANA for the past few years. They are a progressive theater company dedicated to producing and staging excellent plays at affordable prices. Last year we saw plays from Ionesco to Shakespeare.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

TFANA is a great theatre in New York. Easy to get to and they have excellent performances. Saw He Brought Her Heart Back In A Box last week. Intimate space that is truly unique.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank USCKaboom
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

TFNA has a great history of hiring some of the top directors in the world to take on challenging scripts with innovation and daring. This was my first time in their "new" theater in Brooklyn and I loved it. Great intimate house but a sizable...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank PelleasPhiladelphia
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Best 'off-Broadway' tickets in town. Shakespeare (-esque) performances from briljant actors in a small, modern theatre.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Ronald L
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

I came here to see A Doll's House production. The theater is new and easy to get to using public transportation. The theater is a nice venue. Small and intimate. With seating on both sides of the stage. Great production and space. Look forward to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank USCKaboom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The Polonsky theater is an outstanding venue to see a show. Tickets are reasonably price and young people under thirty can purchase a ticket for twenty dollars!m The lobby is modern, clean, bright and has a small snack bar that offers small bites to eat...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank julie m
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Went here to see Trevor Nunn's Pericles, which was brilliant! This is a lovely small theatre, recently built it seemed, and which reminded me in style of the RSC (at Stratford on Avon, England). being small ,it had an intimate feel to it. The sight...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank kissane
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I've seen a few shows at this theatre and have loved the experience. The theatre itself is only a couple years old and they built it with the audience in mind. The seating is set up in a way that everyone has a good view....More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Bradt255
Reviewed 13 January 2015

Small though modern theatre with light snacks and beverages available in the lobby. Restrooms limited to ground floor which is bit of bother when you are in the balcony. Supports new productions of classical drama pieces and original theatre that is difficult to find elsewhere....More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank witz
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 77 nearby hotels
EVEN Hotel Brooklyn
604 reviews
.28 km away
Holiday Inn Brooklyn Downtown
406 reviews
.35 km away
Hotel Indigo
674 reviews
.62 km away
Sheraton Brooklyn New York Hotel
1,337 reviews
.67 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,692 nearby restaurants
Berlyn
62 reviews
.06 km away
67 Burger
53 reviews
.21 km away
Hungry Ghost
20 reviews
.12 km away
Boqueria
23 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 801 nearby attractions
Brooklyn Academy of Music
203 reviews
.09 km away
Barclays Center
1,799 reviews
.50 km away
Fort Greene
80 reviews
.53 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Theatre for a New Audience at Polonsky Shakespeare Center staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines