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3.7 / 5 Rated by 6 members
Review from Scott S.
129 events 98 reviews

awesome, absolutely wondderful

reviewed Jul 02 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Amber August Gilio
9 events 4 reviews

I was not familiar with Lanford Wilson prior to this show, but I loved his intricate and complex writing in this script. Very well acted! The beautiful park location is ideal for this show!

reviewed Jun 11 2009 report as inappropriate
Review from Goldstar Member
7 events 3 reviews

The play seemed to drag on. I thought the effects of Vietnam would be a major part of the plot line. I was searching for a point to all the dialouge. We left after the first act because we were being attacked by mosquitoes. I had about 10 bites...continued

reviewed Jun 20 2009 report as inappropriate
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The sequel to Wilson’s acclaimed Talley’s Folly, which was produced by Festival Theatre in 2007. Set in rural Missouri in 1977, it revolves around the Talley family and their friends, and focuses on the disillusionment with America in the wake of an unpopular war. At once poignent and marvelously funny, Fifth of July is a compassionate portrait of a generation trying to decide whether to abandon their past or find the courage to cope with it and to begin anew. In 1978 Fifth of July was nominated for the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for best new play and the Tony Award for Best Play.

Cavalia: <em>Odysseo</em> KIDZ BOP St. Patrick's Day Party at Clark Street Ale House Bernadette Peters & the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra Historic Theatre Tour <em>Love's Labor's Lost</em>