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Wheelock Family Theatre
Wheelock College 200 The Riverway Boston, MA 02215
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"The Miracle Worker"
29 ratings
4.9 average rating
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22 events
9 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 18 2012

I could not have been more pleased with this production. The Wheelock Theatre staff are unbeatable. When we obtained our tickets as will-call we were seated in back and were offered to change seats because the venue was not sold out! The actors...continued

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3 reviews
8 stars
attended Apr 17 2012

Great performances, beautiful sets & a great show. I took two 13-year old girls who loved it. My 10 year old daughter was bit confused by parts of it, so I wouldn't recommend it for younger kids. I got a great deal on the tickets ($7 + $3...continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Apr 15 2012

This show was excellent! The acting was high quality and very consistent throughout the cast. The set was beautiful and worked well. The show lasted 2 hours and 20 minutes, with 2 intermissions--very good for families with kids, and for those who...continued

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_Running time is 2 hours and 15 minutes. It is recommended for ages 9 and up.


Imagine yourself imprisoned in a foreign land where no one speaks your language, you understand no one, and everyone assumes you are stupid, possessed, or insane. Imagine your rage, imagine your frustration, imagine your inability to communicate your feelings in any other way than to lash out at those who carry on with their lives around you, oblivious to you. The Miracle Worker is a remarkable tale of strength, courage, dedication, and love. It is a triumphant ode to human spirit and potential. Most of all, this play by William Gibson is a celebration of a child’s rebirth into the world around her.