Come to Stratford early and stay late! Construction delays may be significant in summer 2019 so be sure not to miss out on any fun!

Hwy 6 to Embro/401: Replacement of large culvert Aug-Nov

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Hwy 8 between Stratford and Shakespeare: In progress

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Crusades Past & Present

Event Date: Saturday Jul. 27th, 2019

Event Time: 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Host: Stratford Festival

Contact: 1-800-567-1600


Crusades Past & Present Set in Jerusalem during the Third Crusade, Nathan the Wise makes a persuasive plea for religious tolerance. What crusades exist in our world today, and how do they compare to those of the past? What remains the same, and what has changed? The Panelists include: Diane Flacks, this season's Nathan in Nathan the Wise, Dr. Robert Mason, Archaeological Scientist at the Royal Ontario Museum, Fadi Ragheb, Assistant Professor of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations at the University of Toronto. The Moderator is Karin Wells, CBC Radio documentary maker.

This event is wheelchair accessible.

Cost: Various, please consult Stratford Festival website.

Location: Studio Theatre, 34 George St E, Stratford, ON N5A 3L7



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