Using William Shakespeare himself as inspiration, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater produces classic plays and develops new ones, all the while providing an enriching educational experience to all its patrons and the community-at-large. Located within Loch Haven Park Cultural Park, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater is directly in the heart of a wealth of museums, theaters and other cultural establishments. The theater opened in 1989 and as of 2011, has performed 41 main stage productions of Shakespearean works. The theater also performs non-Shakespearean plays, some of which include Robinson Crusoe, Around The World In 80 Days and The Island Of Dr. Moreau. Actors from around the country have performed for the theater. The Orlando Shakespeare Theater offers its Signature Series plays, as well as plays targeted for younger audiences. Ticket prices range from $9 to $10 for young audiences and students, to $38 for weekend evening performances. There is a variety of price ranges for other tickets based on the time you would like to see a performance. Aside from its wide selection of plays, the theater has a collection of sets, props and costumes available to be rented by schools, theater groups and individuals. There are also school workshops, community classes and training programs available for anyone interested in learning more about the world of theater.