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The Boxcar Playhouse
505 Natoma Street San Francisco, CA 94103
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 114 members
Review from Theatre Fan
Red Velvet 157 events 139 reviews

Very dynamic and unique production. Lots of talented singers. I commend the director on his bold choices (e.g. 9 Hedwigs, some male some female) though I'm torn regarding how well it worked. The character of Yitzhak (Hedwig's 2nd husband)...continued

reviewed Jan 04 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Dana Miller
Red Velvet 182 events 118 reviews

Please read the other reviews if you would like details about the show. In our case, our enjoyment was ruined by our seats in the second row of the mezzanine. They should have been sold as limited view seats, as we could only seat a small part of...continued

reviewed Feb 27 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from F. E.
Red Velvet 172 events 101 reviews

Lots of fun! Loads of energy and great talent. A little avant garde but not over the top. very enjoyable.

reviewed Feb 08 2013 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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