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2088 Star Starred
Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts
between Berkeley & Clarendon Streets 527 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02116
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Many good choices in the neighborhood
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Eat in Boston. Food is more expensive near the BCA and restaurants are almost always full to bursting.
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21 ratings
4.2 average rating
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8 events
5 reviews
10 stars
attended Feb 22 2013

Go see it! We go to the theater often and this was one of the most engaging evenings of the year for us. I'm afraid people won't see it because it is partly a university production. The performance was sweet and powerful at the same time. The...continued

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57 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 23 2013

I like the performance which is a follow-up to Homer's Ilaid. Penelope is the wife of the Greek warrior king Odysseus who leaves her to fight in the Greek-Trojan war. Homer's story focuses on Odysseus and a number of the males in that battle....continued

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17 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 27 2013

Boadicea would be proud of these female warriors who took the stage at the Calderwood and told the story of the Odyssey as Penelope lived it. Margaret Atwood I think would also be proud of this telling of her version of the tale. Very tight...continued

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About the Ticket Supplier: Boston University College of Fine Arts

The Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Theatre is a leading conservatory for the study of acting, stage management, design, production, and all aspects of the theatrical profession. These programs of study are enriched by the School’s access to the greater liberal arts programs at Boston University. The School of Theatre values the notion of “the new conservatory” and seeks to provide students with opportunities for artistic growth through a rigorous curriculum, professional connections, and an emphasis on collaboration and new work. The School’s academic programs and several special initiatives, including the Boston University New Play Initiative and Boston Center for American Performance – the professional extension of the School of Theatre, enable the School of Theatre to put these core values into practice.