Venue Details

5 Star Starred
The Factory Theatre
791 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118
617-817-6600
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1 review
1 stars
The entrance to the theatre is around the back. Facing the building, go right. You will not be able to access it if you go left..
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13 ratings
4.3 average rating
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81 reviews
3 stars
attended Aug 08 2014

The show was captivating, informational, and bawdy to boot. The set was also a standout. Go check it out.

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Lesley B. Henderson
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74 reviews
11 stars
attended Aug 03 2014

Initially, I didn't know what to expect, but in fact this play turned out to be very interesting, and all the actors were very good in this production. Certainly, I didn't know anything about actresses in 1600's in England, but the play showed...continued

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15 reviews
8 stars
attended Aug 03 2014

Although the script isn't the strongest due to its length and strange meandering throughout, all of the actors were fully committed and extraordinarily convincing. Kudos to Maiden Phoenix for a daring inaugural performance and, especially, for...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

  • “It is, undeniably, a feminist piece, although de Angelis is far too intelligent a writer to be merely ideological. And, above all, her play is marvellously entertaining … " —London Telegraph
  • “With delicious absurd extracts from the heroic repertory and frantic dressing room scenes, the prevailing tone is comic but you are not allowed to forget the gutter waiting to reclaim these glittering figures.” —Independent on Sunday

Description

This production features some frontal nudity and is recommended for those ages 18 and older.

About the Ticket Supplier: Maiden Phoenix Theatre Company

Maiden Phoenix Theatre Co. is a Boston Fringe Theatre Company committed to telling stories about women: where we are, where we were, and where we are going. We are committed to giving opportunities to female theater artists, onstage and off, by having at least 51% female involvement in all aspects. We focus on plays that tell women’s stories, past, present, and future, in the hopes of breaking down stereotypes, breaking through barriers, and reaching a more equal world.