The Stratford Festival: Fiddler on the Roof and the quaint (and quirky) town of Stratford, Ontario

The Stratford Festival: Fiddler on the Roof and the quaint (and quirky) town of Stratford, Ontario

The Stratford Festival

Romeo St.

After years of missing out on one of Ontario’s famed summer highlights, I decided it was finally time to discover The Stratford Festival. With roots that date back to 1952, The Stratford Festival is known for hosting some of the best theatre in the country (and some of the greatest actors, including Christopher Plummer, better known to Sound of Music enthusiasts as Captain Von Trapp).

Stratford itself is home to a vigorously artistic community that, between the late spring and the onslaught of fall, gets together to produce award-winning theatre; from Shakespearean classics like Othello and Romeo and Juliet, to modern productions likeย Tommyย and My Fair Lady.

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