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Barb
There are lots of casual dining options on Lake St (one block S) in case you want to eat indoors before the show.
The Importance of Being Earnest dining Aug 01 2014 star this tip starred
Spain Artemis
It's a good idea to get early and score seats up front. We thought we did, but then a couple decided to sit down right in front of us in packable chairs!
Hamlet info Jul 07 2014 star this tip starred
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4.5 average rating
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6 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 01 2014

First, I love the play; the performance was good, but not great. It was well staged and well acted but did not quite have the edge and crispness needed to really make it pop.

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6 reviews
5 stars
attended Aug 09 2014

It was a beautiful night to watch the play, not too hot. I put on a light jacket later during the performance. Make sure you spray yourself with mosquito repellant, because it is a very wooded area. We arrived around 20 mins before the show and...continued

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6 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 02 2014

It's a great venue and the play was fast paced and engaging. The audio was much better than the last time we were there. There's a Frank Lloyd Wright across the street for anyone who gets there early. And easy parking as well - though the parking...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: Oak Park Festival Theatre

Oak Park Festival Theatre has been presenting Shakespeare and other classic plays under the stars in beautiful Austin gardens since 1975, making them the oldest outdoor professional theatre company in the Midwest devoted to the classics. As of Fall 2010, they also produce shows in fall and spring at The Performance Center on Madison Street in Oak Park. Oak Park Festival Theatre is dedicated to presenting quality productions at a reasonable price, in a relaxed atmosphere just a short distance away from the bustle of Chicago's loop. Join them for an enchanted evening of entertainment.