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Boston Opera House
539 Washington Street Boston, MA 02111
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1 review
5 stars
Use spot hero and reserve your space on West Street garage or $25. Very easy and convenient.
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Dinner at Teatro on Tremont St., very good. About 5 min walk to theater
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"Dirty Dancing"- The Classic Story On Stage
97 ratings
4.5 average rating
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19 events
9 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 05 2009

A great night out. Fun dancing & music. Acting was a bit weak here and ther. A lovely story about love conquering class barriers, set in the early 60's.

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Linda D'Anca D'Ambrosio
10 events
10 reviews
11 stars
attended Mar 17 2009

"I HAD THE TIME OF MY LIFE!" This performance was FABULOUS, from the dancing, the singing, stage screens/setup, decor, EVERYTHING. Emotions were high and running strong. I loved this play. I totally highly recommend that ANYONE who enjoyed the...continued

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33 events
7 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 15 2009

The show can be best decribed as "cute". The acting in this show was subpar, but the dancing was good. I found the show to also have some flow issues and I might have been lost if I didn't have the movie memorized from my childhood. It was fun...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Fasten your seat belts and have the time of your life.” —The Boston Globe
“Electrifying… A wonderful walk down pop culture’s memory lane.” —Boston Metro
“Fall in love all over again.” —Cape Cod Times


Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage,  the worldwide musical smash,  is having its pre-Broadway East Coast Premiere in Boston!  The movie is a legendary entertainment phenomenon.  The soundtrack is simply unforgettable.  And now you can experience Dirty Dancing as never before.  Step inside the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds, who come together in what will be the most challenging and triumphant summer of their lives – told by a cast of 40 and featuring 35 hit songs including “Hungry Eyes,”  “Hey Baby,” “Do You Love Me?” and the heart-stopping Academy Award-winning “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life.”

Photo of Josef Brown, Amanda Leigh Cobb © David Scheinmann, 2008