Blackfriars Playhouse – The World’s ONLY Recreation of Shakespeare’s Original Indoor Theatre

There’s no denying that William Shakespeare had an incredible and long-lasting influence on the world of literature and drama.  Today, you can experience a part of that influence in the world’s ONLY recreation of William Shakespeare’s original indoor theatre.  This 300-seat theatre is located in the Staunton historic district.  Visitors can choose between cushioned bench seating, lord’s chairs, or cushioned gallants’ stools right on the stage!

The American Shakespeare Center performs Shakespeare’s plays with original staging conditions: a simple stage and lighting shared with the audience.  Tickets are available at the box office at 10 Market Street, or by calling 1-877-MUCH-ADO (1-877-682-4236).  You can visit their website for more information.