Venue Details

Strand Theatre
543 Columbia Road Dorchester, MA 02125
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4.1 / 5 Rated by 41 members
Review from Steiner
Red Velvet 19 events 6 reviews

Was really looking forward to this show. Heard the cast and orchestra was phenomenal. Sadly, we went opening night and the sound system was atrocious. Even though the actors were mic'd, we couldn't hear the lyrics of the opening number or the...continued

reviewed Sep 28 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from JC
Red Velvet 9 events 3 reviews

Although the theater is a "work in progress", the production was fabulous. The cast was one of the best I have ever seen! The costumes were wonderful as well. I would love to see it again.

reviewed Sep 30 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Kathi Itzenson Cotton
Red Velvet 21 events 3 reviews

Show was fantastic! Cast was excellent, voices and dancing was supurb, and set was incredible. Very impressive! My favorites were Mother and Coalhouse.

reviewed Oct 05 2012 report as inappropriate
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Time Magazine calls Ragtime “A triumph for the stage,” and the International Herald Tribune says “[it’s] the best musical in twenty years.” This acclaimed musical won 1998 Tony Awards for Best Score, Book and Orchestrations, and won both the Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Musical and Best Score.

Supported by Thomas M. Menino, Mayor

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