Venue Details

18 Star Starred
The Footlight Club
at Eliot Hall 7A Eliot Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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58 reviews
41 stars
attended Sep 17 2010

We were really looking forward to the show as we had heard it was a classic. Unfortunately, it seemed more like a dress rehearsal than opening night. The main actress... continued

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13 reviews
5 stars
attended Sep 24 2010

Overall, really good show. Standouts were Rich Morton and Paul Warner!

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Written by Joseph Kesselring

Directed by Paul Campbell

Joseph Kesselring wrote A_rsenic and Old Lace_ in 1939. The original production included Boris Karloff and Victor Sutherland. The popular comedy is still widely performed on stage and was adapted into a 1944 movie starring Cary Grant.

About the Ticket Supplier: The Footlight Club

Nestled in a residential area near Jamaica Pond, The Footlight Club, America's oldest community theatre, has performed every year since 1877. For over 120 years Footlight Club members have sustained the organization's mission:

To present the best in non-professional theater to a broad-based audience, and to preserve and maintain Eliot Hall as a community resource.