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5 Star Starred
The Factory Theatre
791 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118
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"Psycho Beach Party"
18 ratings
3.9 average rating
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30 events
15 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 25 2013

It was definitely different. Anne Bowen/ Chiclette was something.
The Venue - was cramped but not unusual for these small productions
The production - the sound was slightly better than amateur and the lighting was non-existent, staging,...continued

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28 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 28 2013

If you are coming to see the movie (as a few previous reviews noted) clearly you don't quite understand the back history that the movie based from the PLAY. Charles Busch played Chicklet in the broadway performance, hence why she is played by a...continued

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178 events
153 reviews
5 stars
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Quotes & Highlights

“As the hopelessly out-of-place-in-any-world Chicklet, Pelletier is an absolute scream. His twisted facial expressions as Chicklet as well as his over-the-top, high status dominatrix bent on world domination are priceless.” —Boston Event Insider 
“Foster’s interpretation of the dramatic diva hiding a powerless woman controlled by the movie studio was poignant and believable.” -PMP Network
“Joey Pelletier as Chicklet, Elizabeth Battey as Berdine and Audrey Lynn Sylvia as Mrs. Forrest rocked the casbah.” New England Theatre Geek


Please note that children ages 15 or younger will not be allowed into the show due to its coarse language and overtly sexual themes. 

_Psycho Beach Party will be directed by Barbara DiGirolamo (MilkMilkLemonade_, Heart & Dagger Productions) with assistance from Mikey DiLoreto (The Revenants, Happy Medium Theatre). Long-time collaborators (and Heart & Dagger Artistic Associates), DiGirolamo and DiLoreto are no strangers to campy fun or parody. The cast will be led by Joey C. Pelletier (Dog Sees God, Happy Medium Theatre) as Chicklet Forrest and features Heart & Dagger and Happy Medium regulars; Elizabeth Battey (Berdine), Barbara DiGirolamo (Nicky), Mikey DiLoreto (Provoloney), Lauren Foster (Bettina Barnes), Amy Meyer (Marvel Ann), Daniel J. Raps (Yo Yo) and Audrey Lynn Sylvia (Mrs. Forrest). We’re also so pleased to welcome Francisco Marquez (Star Cat) and Johnny Quinones (Kanaka) to the party! 

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