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Lyric Stage Company of Boston (Boston, MA)

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45 ratings
4.8 average rating
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28 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 19 2014

Depressing drama but very well acted by all 4 main characters- Standing O at the end for all!

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19 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 01 2014

This is a classic American tragedy, and even though the technology of the day is quaintly outdated, the human story still resonates. The acting is wonderful, especially the Willy Loman actor, and the Lyric Stage theatre is small and intimate. Our...continued

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8 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 27 2014

Intense, moving, credible, gripping!

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45 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 15 2014

This was a terrific adaptation of a powerful seminal work of American theater, made all the more poignant with the recent death of Philip Seymour Hoffman who played the title role on Broadway. The acting was uniformly strong, the staging good, and...continued

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17 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 27 2014

This was the third time we saw this play. e previous performances were on Broadway and featured well known actors. This performance was as good as the previous too. This is a great American play that will move audiences for years to come. The only...continued

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14 reviews
5 stars
attended Feb 28 2014

We know the layout of the theater, so were worried we might not see all the action, but our seats were fine. The production is outstanding -- the actor who played Willy Loman (Ken Baltin) moved swiftly among all the layers of his character and...continued

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13 reviews
8 stars
attended Mar 06 2014

The acting was, of course, wonderful (especially Happy, Linda, and Bernard). Hearts were poured out on that stage.

Unfortunately, from our vantage point, we missed SO MUCH action. The blocking made it so that we saw more backs than we could...continued

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8 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 28 2014

It was an exceptionally good production of an iconic American play. A first rate cast directed by Spiro Veloudos, a master of this form of drama. The emotional impact in the second act was really strong.

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8 reviews
8 stars
attended Feb 19 2014

It was well cast and acted especially Linda Lowman and Kelby as biff!!

I highly recommend it!

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8 reviews
7 stars
attended Mar 07 2014

Well acted, sturdy presentation of the Arthur Miller classic. Miller's perennial theme of conflicting fathers and sons was particularly well outlined.

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7 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 20 2014

A very well acted, effective production of a great, timeless play

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 08 2014

Acting was very good. Small theater not a bad seat in the house.
Was 2 hrs 45 minutes , a little too long for me. We had a very good time

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2 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 23 2014

Devastating! Amazing! Paula Plum is fabulous! So is the rest of the cast. A must-see!

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2 reviews
14 stars
attended Feb 14 2014

It was a fantastic experience. The actors did a phenomenal job. The story was told and performed in such a way that truly moved you.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 23 2014

Small, intimate theatre; powerful play that is still relevant, and absolutely outstanding acting. I was riveted.

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Feb 26 2014

Very well done; Willy Loman was incredible, and Paula Plum made a wonderful Linda,,,

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attended Feb 26 2014

A first rate performance of a great play. Beautifully acted and staged. The intimate setting of the Lyric Stage Theater brings the audience right into the drama. A "must see".

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attended Feb 22 2014

Awesome seats, fantastic performance!!

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attended Feb 15 2014

Fantastic play and performance. I highly recommend.

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