Dorset Theatre Festival

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Country and Region United StatesVermont
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Dorset, Vermont, USA
Festival Contact Information

Dorset Theatre Festival
P. O. Box 510
Dorset, Vermont 05251 USA
Phone: +01 802-867-2223
Box Office Phone: +01 802-867-5777

Festival Description

The Dorset Playhouse opened its doors in 1929 after the structure was conceived of and built by it’s community - including the salvaged wood of three local barn structures. Since the 1930’s, The Dorset Playhouse has acted as home base of the Caravan Theatre, The Dorset Players, and the Dorset Theatre Festival since the 1975. The Dorset Theatre Festival's new Artistic Director, Dina Janis brings to the stage a roster of works that include theatre classics and new play premieres.

Festival Dates June 19 - August 31, 2013
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Festival Events:

Plays 2013:
  • The Scene, by Theresa Rebeck
    • June 19 - July 7, 2013
      Starring Tim Daly
  • Barefoot in the Park, by Neil Simon
    • July 25 - August 10, 2013
      A classic romantic comedy
  • The Whipping Man, by Matthew Lopez
    • July 11 - July 20, 2013
      If you liked the award-winning film, Lincoln, you’ll love this moving Civil War drama
  • Clybourne Park, by Bruce Norris
    • August 15 - 31, 2013
      A wickedly funny Pulitzer price winning play


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Practical Info:

  • Dorset Playhouse
    104 Cheney Road
    Dorset, Vermont


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