Venue Details

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Davis Square Theatre
Davis Square 255 Elm St. Somerville, MA 02143
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4 events
3 reviews
30 stars
small bar, but great service. No one waited very long to be served. They had some amazing-looking cookies for sale, as well. We went to Redbones after.
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4 events
3 reviews
30 stars
The weather was a bit chilly. I wore a skirt and sweater. Keep in mind, there is no coat check..
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"The Irish ... and How They Got That Way"
140 ratings
4.6 average rating
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2 events
1 review
12 stars
attended Jan 25 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed this production and had a wonderful evening! The "Music Makers" were all extremely talented young people. They all played instruments, sang, and spoke beautifully! We learned much about Irish history and culture through...continued

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3 reviews
5 stars
attended Jan 27 2013

Terrific performance. Wonderful music and informative story. Davis Theater is a great little performance center.

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27 events
14 reviews
6 stars
attended Jan 25 2013

Very entertaining program--talented players with energy for singing and dancing. Script followed Irish history but could have had a bit more focus on the Time of the Troubles. Interesting theatre with good sight lines. Well worth attending at...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

The Irish features an ensemble of six multi-talented performers who charm the audience with an entertaining two-hour show … a celebration of a heritage that confronts adversity with determination, good humor, music and a love of life.” —Boston Globe


This show’s running time is two hours, with an intermission.