Opening Week Itinerary
Sunday, May 27
1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Garden Party in the Festival Lobby and Gardens
Monday, May 28
4:30 p.m. Dignitaries and guests begin to arrive for reception and dinner.
6:30 p.m. Stratford Police Pipes and Drums band and the Stratford Cadet Colour Guard arrive at the front of the Festival.
6:30-7:30 p.m. Red carpet arrivals at the Festival Theatre.
7:30 p.m. Opening of The Tempest.
Performance runs 2:42
Tuesday, May 29
8 p.m. Opening of The Music Man at the Festival Theatre
Performance runs 2:35
Wednesday, May 30
8 p.m. Opening of Long Day’s Journey Into Night at the Studio Theatre
Performance runs 3:23 (two intermissions)
Thursday, May 31
8 p.m. Opening of An Ideal Husband at the Avon Theatre
Performance runs 3:01
Friday, June 1
8 p.m. Opening of The Comedy of Errors at the Studio Theatre
Performance runs 1:34 (no intermission)
Saturday, June 2
2 p.m. Opening of To Kill a Mockingbird at the Festival Theatre
Performance runs 2:40
8 p.m. Opening of The Rocky Horror Show at the Avon Theatre
Performance runs 1:52
The season features five additional productions: Brontë: The World Without, opening June 21; Coriolanus, opening June 22; Julius Caesar, opening August 16; and Paradise Lost and Napoli Milionaria!, both opening August 17.