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Hartford Stage

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Address: 50 Church St, Hartford, CT 06103-1201
Phone Number: +1 860-527-5151
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Hartford Stage, located in Hartford, Connecticut, is one of the nation's...

Hartford Stage, located in Hartford, Connecticut, is one of the nation's leading resident theatres, known for producing innovative revivals of classics and provocative new plays and musicals, including 68 world and American premieres, as well as offering a distinguished education program, which reaches more than 20,000 students annually.

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How could I have lived in East Hartford for all these years and never been to Hartford Stage

I saw Queens for a Year in October 2016. I thought the play was thought provoking and disturbing and excellently cast. I am hoping to go back and see Christmas Carol sometime in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Epda23
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East Hartford, Connecticut
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East Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw Queens for a Year in October 2016. I thought the play was thought provoking and disturbing and excellently cast. I am hoping to go back and see Christmas Carol sometime in December 2016. The picture you have of the audience seating says it all. There is not a bad seat in the house and it is just big... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Hartford Stage for years has always amazed me with their selection of entertainment in the Greater Hartford area and being downtown makes it all the more exciting.

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Thank Deborah M
Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My husband and I are in our second year of being ticket subscribers at Hartford Stage. We love the venue for its round configuration which results in great seats throughout the theater. The productions are varied and, I would think, appeal to a diversity of attendees. When people go, they should get there early because there are always interesting exhibits... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

On Saturday we attended the "Piano Lesson" (August Wilson). Hartford Stage is one of the best of a dying breed in the U.S. - Regional Theater. The season has six plays plus special productions around the holidays. It is both ambitious and outstanding. CT residents do not fully access the amazing theater in this state, particularly HS. If you can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Their reputation is stellar, for good reason. The Shakespeare productions are engaging and outstanding. Other play offerings also strong. Here and there some odd choices of plays. But excellent direction, acting, and staging in a comfortable theatre. Not to be missed!

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avon ct
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Small theater/all seats are good seats. Drinks available in lobby. Lobby conducive to meeting friends and reviewing show posters and pictures. Always a great and professional theater experience. Parking available nearby.

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Waterbury, Connecticut, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Whether you like the subject matter or not, the plays will always leave you thinking. The staff is friendly, the seats are relatively comfortable and on the first Tuesday of the play's run, you can stay after the curtain falls for a conversation with cast and crew. It's always a treat to go.

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Thank Ruth Z
Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Hartford stage is a small, intimate theatre with Broadway quality productions! Many shows have debuted here and gone on to become big hits on Broadway! You will LOVE the ambiance!

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Thank CTRobin
Hartford
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have season's tickets to the Hartford Stage. The starting prices is very affordable and a steal for the quality of the productions. In addition, there isn't a bad seat in the house. The last season had plays of great variety but all extremely well done.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I love seeing shows at Hartford Stage they are always incredibly well thought out and intriguing. I suggest if you have the opportunity to see a show even in standing room only tickets you should do it if you haven't in the past.

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