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  • Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol

    Until Dec 29, 2019

  • Kelli O'Hara

    Jan 9, 2020

  • Dinosaur World Live

    Jan 12, 2020

  • Plaza Suite

    Feb 5 - 22, 2020

  • Fiddler on the Roof

    Feb 25 - Mar 8, 2020

Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol Poster

Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol

Until December 29, 2019

Get into the holiday swing of things with the exciting Boston premiere of Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol, a brand new holiday-themed musical with songs penned by the living legend herself! For this strictly limited engagement, an ensemble cast and live acoustic band will stage this fabulously festive take on the season, set to Dolly's specially written tunes. So, dust off your cowboy boots and Santa hats, 'cause it's Christmas with a country twist!

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Kelli O'Hara

January 9, 2020

Multi-award winning actress and singer Kelli O'Hara heads out on the road, bringing you an unforgettable and entertaining evening of concert and compelling conversation. Expect to hear old favorites and modern classics from this exquisitely talented world-class performer.

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Dinosaur World Live

January 12, 2020

Prepare to be amazed at a show which is fearsome and fun in equal measure as Dinosaur World Live hits the road across the USA! An interactive experience for all the family (ages 3+), come and meet dinosaurs of all kinds both large and small. Guided by a courageous explorer, encounter the world famous Tyrannosaurus Rex, the enormous Giraffititan, the horned Triceratops and many more!

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Plaza Suite

February 5 - 22, 2020

Megastars Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick join theatrical forces as they head to Boston in Neil Simon's classic play, Plaza Suite. Directed by John Benjamin Hickey the real-life husband and wife team star as three separate couples in this rarely revived comedy. After a run here in Boston in February, the production is scheduled to light up Broadway from March 13, 2020.

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Fiddler on the Roof

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February 25 - March 8, 2020

The jubilant classic set on the eve of the Russian Revolution heads out on tour after its hugely successful Broadway revival. Featuring the songs 'If I Were a Rich Man' and 'Matchmaker, Matchmaker', Bartlett Sher's latest production of this musical classic is a show not to be missed!

Emerson Colonial Theater

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106 Boylston St, Boston, MA 2116

  • Year opened: 1900
  • Capacity: 1700
  • Concession stands
  • Merchandise booths
  • Disabled access
  • Air conditioning
  • In-house bar

Officially re-opening in June 2018! The oldest continually operating theatre in Boston, The Emerson Colonial first opened in 1900 with a spectacular production of Ben Hur, which required a cast and crew of 350 people. Due to its size, it continues to this day to host big scale touring shows which struggle to find venues large enough in other cities.

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