Venue Details

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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4.5 / 5 Rated by 27 members
Review from Joan
Red Velvet 95 events 22 reviews

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.

reviewed Sep 28 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Ariela Lipton
57 events 28 reviews

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

reviewed Sep 25 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Nancy
29 events 20 reviews

Enjoyed this play.

reviewed Oct 09 2013 report as inappropriate
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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.

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