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43 Star Starred
The Boxcar Playhouse
505 Natoma Street San Francisco, CA 94103
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 114 members
Review from F

An out of the box production! I enjoyed it so much, I had to go again. For people that have seen the multiple award movie and don't feel like going to a downer: Do not worry. The topic is dark, but the staging lighthearted - and you'll leave...continued

reviewed Jan 05 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Craig

Different than the movie....but almost better...certainly better suited for cabaret. The dive theater was great. The interpretation and production were inspired and entertaining. The singing sometimes was a teensy off at times but I loved it.

reviewed Dec 21 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Sara

The characters delivered a fabulous performance!

reviewed Dec 13 2012 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Hedwig and the Angry Inch brings theatre alive with the pounding sounds of rock and the funny sad voicing of a painful past. It is also an adult, thought-provoking musical about the quest for individuality.” —The New York Times


Book by John Cameron Mitchell

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Trask

Directed by Nick A. Olivero

Under the direction of Nick A. Olivero, this cult musical gets a radical face-lift… again. Presented as a two-week limited engagement this past summer with multiple actors sharing the title role, it returns once again with more spectacle. Presented as a 1 hour and 30 minutes no holds barred rock show. If you saw it the first time around you’ll want to see it again, and if you missed it, here’s your chance to see what audiences were raving about.

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