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Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts
between Berkeley & Clarendon Streets 527 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02116
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4 stars
The Beehive, directly next door, has great food and drink...a little pricey but perfect for a night out on the town.
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59 stars
I went to a Thai rest. that was within walking distance from the theater. The food was fabulous.
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Reviews & Ratings

11 ratings
3.4 average rating
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attended Nov 15 2009

This was by far one of the strangest plays I have ever seen. It was dark, something my friends and I didn't quite expect. As the other review states, I will say that the acting was quite good. The story, however, leaves much to be desired. ...continued

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48 stars
attended Nov 20 2009

It was entertaining, thought provoking, funny yet sad. The acting was very good. The play was unique - lots of hidden messages. Strange yet not strange. We enjoyed it.

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9 stars
attended Nov 20 2009

It didn't seem like the kind of play that I would like, but it grew on me. There are many layers to the story, and I thought Craig Lucas, the playwright, did a masterful job of weaving them together. The acting was quite good, and the set...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“Fast, furious and funny” —Boston Globe
“A show that’s both affecting and filled with belly laughs!” —Providence Journal


From playwright Craig Lucas (The Light in the Piazza, Prelude to a Kiss) comes this darkly comic tale of a modern-day Alice in a perilous winter wonderland. When Rachel is forced to flee her home on Christmas Eve, she embarks on a series of comic misadventures that test her belief that it is indeed a wonderful life. Scott Edmiston directs an all-star Boston cast that includes Barlow Adamson, Marianna Bassham, Larry Coen, Kerry A. Dowling, Sandra Heffley, Will McGarrahan, and Karl Baker Olson. Paula Plum will be in the cast until the December 6 matinee. Maureen Keiller will step in to perform her roles for the final week of the run, from Tuesday 12/8 through Saturday 12/12.