Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Montgomery

4.8
Theater · Concert / Show
The Alabama Shakespeare Festival (ASF) is among the ten largest Shakespeare festivals in the world. The festival is permanently housed in the Carolyn Blount Theatre in Montgomery, Alabama.

ASF puts on 6-9 productions annually, typically including three works of William Shakespeare. Other plays sample various genres and playwrights, classical and modern, sometimes with an emphasis on Southern works. ASF's Southern Writers Project nurtures the creation of new plays that reflect Southern themes. The festival stages more than 400 performances each year that attract more than 300,000 visitors from throughout the United States and more than 60 countries.
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  • A party is a party but the play - I have to give it 11 out of 10 stars. You read that correctly, 11/10. The play, Alabama Story, is about a state librarian in the 1959 era in Montgomery, AL. The...  more »
  • Pick your show and go enjoy! Offers a great variation of entertainment. Looking forward to returning soon.  more »
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  • The play was a modern take on William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. It was wonderful! I am already planning another visit. I would like to walk through the garden next time.
  • Support live theatre - It makes a difference in our community! Excellent programming with a season that reflects not only our city but the entire state of Alabama. There is something for everyone. With the reinstated repertory, you can see multiple productions each month. A fantastic national theatre right here in Montgomery!

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