Venue Details

3452 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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4.6 / 5 Rated by 20 members
Review from Brian
9 events 1 review

Incredibly smart staging and direction. Every scene and number appeared choreographed to perfection. There are stand out roles, but only because they are supported by such an incredibly talented ensemble. One of the most imaginatively staged and...continued

reviewed Feb 16 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from stacy
12 events 5 reviews

Wonderful performance. The singing was fantastic. It's a small theater so there are no bad seats.

reviewed Feb 19 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from K
149 events 4 reviews

Great event. I attended for my birthday and enjoyed the entire show. I am so glad that I was able to purchase my ticket through GoldStar.

reviewed Jan 23 2011 report as inappropriate
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Book by Arthur Kopit

Music & Lyrics by Maury Yeston

Adaptation from the Italian by Mario Fratti

Directed by Paul Daigneault

Music Direction by Nick Connell

Choreography by David Connolly 

Based on Fellini’s classic film 8 1/2, the two-time Tony Award-winning musical tells the spectacular story of celebrated film director Guido Contini, who is facing both mid-life and marital crises after turning 40. In an effort to gain inspiration and save his career, Gudio escapes to a Venetian spa, where he finds himself examining his past relationships with the many wonderful women who have touched his life. SpeakEasy Stage has assembled an all-star Boston cast for this production, which stars Timothy John Smith as Guido, and features Aimee Doherty, McCaela Donovan, Kerry A. Dowling, Jennifer Ellis, Maureen Keiller, and Cheryl McMahon.

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