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    Presented by at Boston University Theatre, Mainstage

    September 10 - October 16, 2011



    Tony Award and MacArthur "Genius" Grant-winning director Mary Zimmerman's breathtaking new production of Candide features a soaring score and lyrics from the wittiest writers of our time.

    Bernstein's Candide enchants with some of the most memorable music ever written for Broadway including "Glitter and be Gay" and "Make Our Garden Grow."


    "GORGEOUSLY IMAGINED, Candide is a garden of delight!" — Chicago Sun-Times

    "The best of all possible Candides!" — Variety

    Boston University Theatre, Mainstage

    264 Huntington Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Saturday and Sunday 2pm, 8pm
    Tuesday 7:30pm
    Wednesday 2pm and 7:30pm
    Thursday 7:30pm
    Friday 8pm

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    • Event Name: Candide
      4.5 out of 5 stars rating "A splendid production!"
      Review posted by: markdooley3@gmail.com from 1, Oct 12, 2011

      I have long loved the music to Candide, but never saw a production before last Saturday (10/8). This was a wonderful production! We loved the low-tech simplicity of the sets. The performances were... Expand

    • Event Name: Candide
      "Too Bad!"
      Comment posted by: elenimodoni from 1, Oct 12, 2011

      It was certainly far from "phenomenal" as advertised. Sitting at the balcony, which at 1/2 price is already $50.00 ($100.00 for THOSE , SEATS, 3 rows from the back???, no way), one cannot hear... Expand

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