Venue Details

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Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts
Between Berkeley & Clarendon Streets 527 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02116
617-266-0800
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Reviews & Ratings

27 ratings
4.5 average rating
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40 events
19 reviews
8 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

A perfect play - a deft, sensitive, and unusual treatment of an important issue, a top notch cast, a great set, music and lighting. What more could one want. Ideas and issues to chew on, mull, and discuss for a long time to come. Don't miss it.

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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
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6 reviews
4 stars
attended Sep 26 2013

Fabulous evening! One of the best plays I've seen. I go to the theater frequently.

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20 reviews
2 stars
attended Sep 25 2013

SpeakEasy is fast becoming my favorite theater company. I saw their produciton of "Clybourne Park". This was equally as good. Being hard of hearing and having worked as a trainer at relay center I found this show very moving. In the end I reflects...continued

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Website

http://www.speakeasystage.com/doc.php?section=showpage&page=tribes

Quotes & Highlights

“O’Gara elicits some of the finest ensemble acting seen on any Boston stage this year …_ Tribes_ is largely devoid of manipulative button-pushing. What you get instead are honest human moments, as Raine explores that complicated familial intersection where complacency, loyalty, thoughtlessness, good intentions, and misunderstandings collide.” -Boston Globe
“The excellent ensemble is having a good time with these neurotics and the family kind of grows on you. The cast is obviously listening to each other even while they’re playing characters who don’t.” -WBUR

Description

Contains adult language and content.

Herbal cigarettes will be smoked during the performance.

About the Ticket Supplier: SpeakEasy Stage

Over the past nineteen seasons, SpeakEasy Stage Company has distinguished itself as Boston's premier theater staging Boston premieres. Year after year, SpeakEasy has won acclaim for presenting top-quality productions of vital, cutting-edge plays.

Recently, SpeakEasy was singled out by Variety, the entertainment newspaper, as a force in regional theater and a champion of small, often overlooked musicals.