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    Passing Strange

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    May 1 - May 22, 2011


    Passing Strange

    book and lyrics by Stew music by Stew and Heidi Rodewald directed by Kate Warner This 2008 Tony Award-winning modern Broadway musical, whose title was born from the illustrious Moor's lines in Shakespeare's Othello, takes audiences on a pilgrimage led by a Narrator who shares his life through song. This soulful journey follows a young man from a comfortable, suburban neighborhood in Los Angeles, to the coffeehouses of an Amsterdam paradise, and finally to the riotous art houses of West Berlin, as he searches for his artistic and personal voice - what he calls "the real." Experience one man's personal story through this uniquely passionate musical.

    Admission Info:

    Off Peak: Sun Eve, Wed, Thu Mat, Thu Eve, Fri, Monday Opening Tr-B only. Orch $57.00 Tr-B $51.00 Peak: Sun Mat, Sat Mat, Sat Eve, Monday Opening Orch seats only. Orch $63.00 Tr-B $58.00 All Shows: Tr-C $28.00

    General Day and Time Info:

    Sun 5/1 7:30pm Mon 5/2 7:30pm (Opening) Thu 5/5 2pm Thu 5/5 7:30pm Fri 5/6 8pm Sat 5/7 8pm Sun 3/8 2pm (Talkback) Wed 5/11 7:30pm Thu 5/12 7:30pm Fri 5/13 8pm Sat 5/14 3pm Sat 5/14 8pm Sun 5/15 2pm (Talkback) Thu 5/19 7:30pm Fri 5/20 8pm Sat 5/21 3pm Sat 5/21 8pm Sun 5/22 2pm (Talkback)

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    • Event Name: Passing Strange
      4 out of 5 stars rating "Passing Strange--Strangely Passionate"
      Review posted by: Lisa Leavitt from Newton, MA, May 23, 2011

      I just went over the weekend to Passing Strange. I found it to be extremely entertaining. A bit of a travelogue combining a young man's search for himself amidst the very different cultures of... Expand

    • Event Name: Passing Strange
      4 out of 5 stars rating "Passing Strange Good Adaptation of Broadway"
      Review posted by: KDRMJC from Boston, May 23, 2011

      We loved this Broadway rock musical and this was a well done rep version. Although shorter, the staging and performers were up to the task of taking Stew's work in a slightly different direction.

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