Venue Details

20 events
9 reviews
2 stars
Took the Orange Line to Back Bay & walked over to Tremont - parking is very scarce and paid parking is expensive
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Jen
26 events
17 reviews
3 stars
No need to get there early, seating didn't open until 15 mins before showtime
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Reviews & Ratings

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74 ratings
4.5 average rating
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26 events
9 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 21 2012

Terrific! Mesmerizing! Acting was superb. One of the best plays we've seen. Goldstar's Mezzanine seats were fine.

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23 events
8 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 12 2012

We truly enjoyed the show - it was entertaining and also educational. I studied American Art in college and really loved the review of my college courses. Definitely would recommend this show.

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SS
68 events
64 reviews
47 stars
attended Jan 13 2012

Really did learn more about 20th century Abstract Art in a most delightful way. Funny, moving and poignant. Very well acted. Light, Stage, Sound and Set design were perfect. Mezzanine seats were great. Calderwood really doesn't have a bad...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“A breathtaking, high-stakes, achingly human drama.” —_Boston Globe _
“I saw the Broadway production, and I actually think this production is better.” —WGBH Radio
“[Actor] Thomas Derrah as Mark Rothko delivers a performance so compelling that the audience rose up to shout bravos… SpeakEasy is to be congratulated for lighting up the dark winter with theatrical incandescence.” —_Patriot Ledger _

Description

The performance runs one hour and 30 minutes with no intermission, and is recommended for audiences ages 14 and older.

This performance includes the use of herbal cigarettes.