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Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts
between Berkeley & Clarendon Streets 527 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02116
617-266-0800
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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

"Tribes"
27 ratings
4.5 average rating
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77 events
21 reviews
12 stars
attended Sep 28 2013

A perfect play - a deft, sensitive, and unusual treatment of an important issue, a top notch cast, a great set, music and lighting. What more could one want. Ideas and issues to chew on, mull, and discuss for a long time to come. Don't miss it.

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28 reviews
5 stars
attended Sep 25 2013

Tribes started as am interesting and provocative play.. Great acting but the second act disintegrated into confusion. It was weak and did not delve into the characters in any meaningful way. It was almost enough to have a play lasting a bit over...continued

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25 reviews
6 stars
attended Sep 25 2013

SpeakEasy is fast becoming my favorite theater company. I saw their produciton of "Clybourne Park". This was equally as good. Being hard of hearing and having worked as a trainer at relay center I found this show very moving. In the end I reflects...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

“O’Gara elicits some of the finest ensemble acting seen on any Boston stage this year …_ Tribes_ is largely devoid of manipulative button-pushing. What you get instead are honest human moments, as Raine explores that complicated familial intersection where complacency, loyalty, thoughtlessness, good intentions, and misunderstandings collide.” -Boston Globe
“The excellent ensemble is having a good time with these neurotics and the family kind of grows on you. The cast is obviously listening to each other even while they’re playing characters who don’t.” -WBUR

Description

Contains adult language and content.

Herbal cigarettes will be smoked during the performance.