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6 edition of Stratford-Upon-Avon (Shakespeare Travel Ser.) found in the catalog.

Stratford-Upon-Avon (Shakespeare Travel Ser.)

Levi Fox

Stratford-Upon-Avon (Shakespeare Travel Ser.)

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Published by Jarrold Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel & holiday guides,
  • England,
  • Warwickshire,
  • Europe - Great Britain - England,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Europe - Gt. Britain/England

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9532161M
    ISBN 100711703116
    ISBN 109780711703117
    OCLC/WorldCa15016193

    Inthe school room where Shakespeare is believed to have studied opened to visitors. Treat yourself Home Away From Home Package Unwind and indulge at Arden House… put your feet up and make yourself at home at our cosy guest house perfect for a relaxing getaway with personal touches. An architectural competition was arranged to elicit designs for a new theatre, with the winner, English architect Elisabeth Scottcreating the Royal Shakespeare Theatre we see on the riverside today. A survey of uses the name Stratford for the first time to identify Old Stratford and the newer manors.

    Shakespeare Birthplace Trust 4. The theatre, built not far from the site of the present Royal Shakespeare Theatre, was almost washed away in two days of torrential rain that resulted in terrible flooding. Both branches initially had separate termini, but they soon agreed to join the two branches and open a single station at the present site, which was opened on 24 July However the line remained open for freight untilwhen a serious freight train derailment led to British Rail closing the line entirely, leaving Stratford as the southern terminus of the lines from Birmingham and Hatton. Elsewhere in the district are farms and buildings at Snitterfieldthat belonged to the family of Shakespeare's father. Treat yourself Home Away From Home Package Unwind and indulge at Arden House… put your feet up and make yourself at home at our cosy guest house perfect for a relaxing getaway with personal touches.

    Reaching any of them from Stratford by public transport will take at least hours, as you have to go into central London then out again. For London there are only 3 direct trains, taking 2 hours to London Marylebone station. Distance miles kmjourney time approximately 2 hours. After three months the Tercentenary Theatre was dismantled, with the timber used for house-building purposes.


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Stratford-Upon-Avon book

See also the town's Park and Ride website. Filming and television[ edit ] Music[ edit ] Stratford ArtsHouse, previously the Civic Hall, is home to Orchestra of the Swana professional chamber orchestra staging up to 10 orchestral concerts with international soloists per year.

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust 2. A new Stratford Parkway railway station north of the town, next to the A46 road was opened on 19 May Both Stratford-Upon-Avon book initially had separate termini, but they soon agreed to join the two branches and open a single station at the present site, which was opened on 24 July Elsewhere in the district are farms and buildings at Snitterfieldthat belonged to the family of Stratford-Upon-Avon book father.

Every week there is a walk around the town with Shakespeare. Inthe school room where Shakespeare is believed to have studied opened to visitors. By car Heathrow is only 90 mins away if the motorways are clear. Wikivoyage has a guide to Rail travel in the United Kingdom. The following services typically run on weekdays and Saturdays during off-peak hours: 1 train per hour running to Birmingham Snow Hill via Whitlocks Endcontinuing to Stourbridge Junctionoperated by West Midlands Trains.

An architectural competition was arranged to elicit designs for a new theatre, with the winner, English architect Elisabeth Scottcreating the Royal Shakespeare Theatre we see on the riverside today.

Celebrate your marriage with us in our beautiful Lounge, before photos and a walk by the river, drinks outside and a unique reception at Arden House. The town is a popular tourist destination owing to its status as birthplace of English playwright and poet William Shakespeare, and receives approximately 2.

With Stratford-upon-Avon on your doorstep, leave your car in our private car park and walk into town for a historic day out. InStratford-upon-Avon was the venue for the disastrous provincial try-out of the ill-fated musical Carriebased on the Stephen King novel.

In Shottery is Anne Hathaway's Cottagethe home of Shakespeare's wife 's family prior to her marriage. The Courtyard Theatre closed in and was replaced by The Other Place in Marchwhich returned as a seat studio theatre within the steel extension in which the Courtyard Theatre was located.

Don't get off at the other station, Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway! Stratford was originally inhabited by Anglo-Saxons and remained a village before the lord of the manor, John of Coutances, set out plans to develop it into a town in For London there are only 3 direct trains, taking 2 hours to London Marylebone station.

Reaching any of them from Stratford by public transport will take at least hours, as you have to go into central London then out again. The theatre, built not far from the site of the present Royal Shakespeare Theatre, was almost washed away in two days of torrential rain that resulted in terrible flooding.

There is a single nightly service only on weekdays which runs to Oxford via the Chiltern Main Lineoperated by Chiltern Railways. It is intended to ease congestion, as passengers from outside Stratford will no longer need to drive into the town to catch a train. The Other Place theatre The Rudolf Kempe Society, established in memory of Rudolf Kempeabove, have a studio for performances and teaching along Stratford's Waterside The RSC also runs two smaller theatres, the Swan Theatrewhich was created in the s out of the shell of the remains of the original Memorial Theatre and is modelled on an Elizabethan theatrequickly becoming one of the finest acting spaces in the UK, and The Other Place theatre.

Stratford-upon-Avon is in Warwickshire. These include Hall's Croft the one-time home of Shakespeare's daughter, Susannaand her husband Dr. Arden House is the perfect place to bring your team for a corporate daytime catch-up or overnight stay.

That's at the northwest edge of town, handy for motorists on the A46, but 3 km from the centre. The ford, which has been used as a crossing since Roman times, later became the location of Clopton Bridge. The Royal Shakespeare Theatre showing the embedded Swan Theatre The first real theatre in Stratford was a temporary wooden affair built in by the actor David Garrick for his Shakespeare Jubilee celebrations of that year to mark Shakespeare's birthday.

Our boutique townhouse is available for private hire, meaning you get exclusive use of this luxury space including all 10 bedrooms.Hotel Indigo Stratford upon Avon is a new bedroom boutique hotel in the centre of Stratford-upon-Avon.

On-site parking and home to the Woodsman Restaurant. Visit Shakespeare’s Family Homes in the heart of Stratford-upon-Avon. Discover more about the life and times of William Shakespeare across five unique properties and learn about what life was like in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Find out more and book your tickets today. Stratford Upon Avon CV37 6AU View on map. Semi-private Dining Having a Giggling Squid here gave me the opportunity to put a tourist hat on and do all the things a tourist would.

I’ve loved getting to know the area, and am constantly discovering new “favourite” things. We have a very loyal following in Stratford – people have Accept Reservations: Yes. The central 4-star Hotel Indigo - Stratford Upon Avon is a 5-minute walk from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon.

The hotel offers free WiFi throughout all areas of the hotel. We had a beautiful, comfortable and stylish room! The receptionists were outstanding and very helpful when our train was cancelled at short notice.

Crowne Plaza Stratford-upon-Avon is a riverside hotel near Shakespeare's birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon town center. The hotel offers modern rooms, a heated swimming pool and a riverside terrace.

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Enjoying an excellent city centre location, this hotel in Stratford upon Avon offers modern rooms, a beautiful garden, a fitness room and an on-site restaurant. Enjoying an excellent city centre location, this hotel in Stratford upon Avon offers modern rooms, a beautiful garden.