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27 events
8 reviews
2 stars
The theatre is but a few blocks' walk from either Park St. station or Downtown Crossing.
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27 events
8 reviews
2 stars
The Modern Theatre, an old vaudeville and later motion picture house, is small inside but with a newly refurbished full stage. All sight lines are good, even from the two rows of seat on either side of the modified thrust stage or from the small balcony.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Mortal Terror"
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41 events
30 reviews
12 stars
attended Sep 16 2011

Written by Robert Brustein, Mortal Terror is a very entertaining, enjoyable play with genuinely funny inside jokes (inside to those fairly familiar with either Shakespeare or the times). The settings were imaginatively designed, especially the...continued

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1 review
4 stars
attended Sep 16 2011

Mildly entertaining, certainly an inventive and creative "history". A few good laughs, great set, good acting given the limitations of the script.

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Description

Directed by Daniela Varon

A playwright, a queen, a reviled king … and a s***load of explosives

About the Ticket Supplier: Boston Playwrights' Theatre

Founded in 1981 by Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott, Boston Playwrights’ Theatre is an award-winning small professional theatre producing under a NEAT contract. Their mission is dedicated to promoting the writing and production of new plays.