Venue Details

29 Star Starred
Strand Theatre
543 Columbia Road Dorchester, MA 02125
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41 ratings
4.1 average rating
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3 reviews
10 stars
attended Sep 30 2012

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.

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3 reviews
43 stars
attended Oct 05 2012

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

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16 reviews
10 stars
attended Oct 05 2012

While the cast members are very talented & my husband & I had excellent seats, we, like other reviewers, felt the sound system to be horrible. We missed much of the dialogue & lyrics. Also, it wasn't until the end of the first act that the play...continued

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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.

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