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Stoneham Theatre
395 Main Street Stoneham, MA 02180
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You can park for over 2 hours in the municipal lot across the street from Stoneham Theater.
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For a thrifty evening, we ate and had a delicious pizza at Amore across the street from the theater.
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"The Nutcracker"
24 ratings
4.5 average rating
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2 reviews
8 stars
attended Dec 03 2011

Loved it! It was different and not what I thought. It was better. My 11 year old son didn't want to go. He did and really liked it! The jokes were right up his alley. I highly recommed it to all ages. I haven't been in this theatre for 40+...continued

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11 reviews
2 stars
attended Dec 10 2011

What a modern and unique take on the Nutcracker! My husband and I took our four-year-old daughter to the show, and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. The costuming, sets, and music are delightful. I think age four is a touch young (she did not...continued

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1 review
0 stars
attended Dec 02 2011

Thoroughly enjoyed this show! I laughed, I was sad with just the right amount of humor & playfulness!

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“Warm, kind, moving, inclusive … and wholly original… A splendidly empowering Christmas story.”—_Chicago Tribune _


_The Nutcracker _

book by Phillip Klapperich and Jake Minton

music by Kevin O’Donnell

lyrics by Jake Minton

based on the story by E.T.A. Hoffman

Not-your-father’s Nutcracker, this fresh take on the holiday classic was created by The House Theatre of Chicago, the award-winning team who created our critically acclaimed The Sparrow (presented by Stoneham Theatre in 2009).

Adapted from the original tale by E.T.A. Hoffman, with live music from a 4-piece band.