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Citi Performing Arts Center, 270 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116

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Wang Theater is part of the Citi Performing Arts Center complex.

Citi Performing Arts Center, 270 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116

Year opened: 1983
Capacity: 3500

  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

Originally called The Met, Boston's premier performing arts venue started life as a glittering movie "cathedral", dripping in chandeliers and marble. It's splendour faded somewhat in the 1960s and 70s, but a ambitious restoration, funded in large part by the Wang family, brought it back to its former glories. It now plays host to dozens of broadway shows, operas and concerts every year.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Il Volo

    Feb 10, 2016

  • 2Cellos

    Feb 20, 2016

  • Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles

    Opens Feb 26, 2016

  • Star Trek - The Ultimate Voyage

    Mar 4, 2016

  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

    Opens Mar 17, 2016

Il Volo

February 10, 2016

In May 2009, three fresh-faced teenagers appeared on the popular Italian talent show Ti Lascio Una Canzone and dazzled television viewers with their flawless rendition of the Neapolitan standard O Sole Mio. Having successfully survived the rocky road from talent show sensations to respected artists, this trio of Italian pop-opera teenage singers return to the US!


February 20, 2016

The overnight sensations 2Cellos have delighted many audiences the world over, with their unique and energetic performances of popular hits, from Nirvana to Kings of Leon. When their rendition of Michael Jackson's Smooth Criminal went viral, they broke through and ended up catching a gig supporting Elton John on his tour.

Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles

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February 26-27, 2016

Together longer than The Beatles themselves, RAIN has mastered every song, gesture and nuance of the legendary group, delivering a totally live, note-for-note performance that's as infectious as it is transporting. Includes the early hits to later classics that The Beatles never got the chance to play live - including the most complex and challenging songs.

Star Trek - The Ultimate Voyage

March 4, 2016

Take a journey into the cosmos with this unique immersive concert experience exploring 50 years of Star Trek. The franchise's unforgettable musical moments will be presented by a live orchestra, alongside fascinating clips of the series most iconic scenes, beamed onto a giant screen.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

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March 17-20, 2016

The 56-year old AA American Dance Theater has performed for an estimated 23 million people in 48 states, as well as 71 countries on six continents. Often engaged as an ambassador for modern American dance, the troupe saw its first such engagement in 1962 as part of John F Kennedy's south east Asian and Australian tour. Whilst its repertoire is known primarily for its jazz influences, chief creative director Robert Battle has added to the dances by welcoming collaborations with other eminent choreographers, which reflects the company's ever-expanding body of work.

November '15

Nov 27-Dec 6, 2015

December '15

Nov 27-Dec 6, 2015

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May 10-15, 2016

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