Venue Details

Jen
25 events
17 reviews
2 stars
No need to get there early, seating didn't open until 15 mins before showtime
star this tip starred
21 events
11 reviews
4 stars
Have dinner at the Beehive, in the same complex. Sit at the bar and have apps and one of their great cocktails. Very affordable for a downtown dining experience. And then the play is two doors down.
star this tip starred
View all 78 tips

Reviews & Ratings

"Red"
74 ratings
4.5 average rating
  • 46
    5
  • 23
    4
  • 3
    3
  • 2
    2
  • 0
    1
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.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
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.

star this review starred report as inappropriate
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

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 49 Reviews
More Information

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.

About the Ticket Supplier: SpeakEasy Stage

Over the past nineteen seasons, SpeakEasy Stage Company has distinguished itself as Boston’s premier theater staging Boston premieres. Year after year, SpeakEasy has won acclaim for presenting top-quality productions of vital, cutting-edge plays.

Recently, SpeakEasy was singled out by Variety, the entertainment newspaper, as a force in regional theater and a champion of small, often overlooked musicals.