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  • Hamilton

    Sep 18 - Nov 18, 2018

  • The Book of Mormon

    Until Aug 26, 2018

  • Boston Ballet - Genius at Play

    Sep 6 - 16, 2018

  • Boston Ballet - The Nutcracker

    Nov 29 - Dec 30, 2018

  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Jan 8 - 20, 2019

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Hamilton

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Winner of 11 Tony Awards

September 18 - November 18, 2018

A true cultural phenomenon, Lin Manuel Miranda's Pulitzer Prize-winning Hamilton is changing the face of the modern musicals. An exhilarating historical epic, that is equal parts Sondheim and Notorious BIG, this record-breaking Broadway musical traces the life and times of Alexander Hamilton, one of America's most important (and colorful) historical figures.

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The Book of Mormon

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Winner of 9 Tony Awards

Until August 26, 2018

With NINE Tony Awards - including Best Musical - a Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, and leading New York Times critic Ben Brantley himself calling it the "best new musical of the century", this is one show you won't want to miss. Forget having to fly or drive up to NYC, the boys are bringing their own eclectic brand of Good News direct to you in your home city! Just be prepared for the lewd, the crude, and downright naughty songs and antics along the way...

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Boston Ballet - Genius at Play

September 6 - 16, 2018

The Boston Ballet opens its exciting 55th season at the Boston Opera House with a celebration of the kinetic mastery and creative genius of choreographer Jerome Robbins and longtime collaborator Leonard Bernstein. To mark these musical luminaries' 100th birthday, the company presents a trio of pieces that traces Robbins journey from fledgeling artist to dance legend at three pivotal points in his career.

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Boston Ballet - The Nutcracker

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November 29 - December 30, 2018

This reimagined production of The Nutcracker with costumes and sets by Robert Perdziola and choreography by Boston Ballet director Mikko Nissinen, is always the the centerpiece of the company's season. With The New York Times describing the production as "elegant and theatrically striking," the fifth annual performance of Nissinen's Nutcracker is a Christmas event not to be missed!

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

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January 8 - 20, 2019

This acclaimed musical is set to tour the States from September 2018, following its transfer from London's West End, where it premiered in 2013. Proving to be a monster hit with audiences, it set the record for the highest weekly gross in West End history. It also garnered two Olivier Awards for its lush costumes and creative lighting design. So step into a candy wonderland with this spectacular adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic.

Boston Opera House

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539 Washington St, Boston, MA 2111

  • Year opened: 1928
  • Capacity: 2,677
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

This beautiful opera house started life in 1928 as the B.F. Keith Memorial Theatre where it played movies and was also one of the best examples of a vaudeville palace on the circuit. From 1929 it operated solely as a movie palace until 1980, when it was acquired as a home for the Opera Company of Boston. Today it plays host to a variety of entertainment from opera and ballet, as well as staging the many Broadway productions that tour the country, making it one of the most successful venues in the city.

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