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    Big River

    Presented by at The Lyric Stage Company

    September 2 - October 8, 2011


    Big River

    Join Huck and Jim on the Mississippi River in the 1840s, where Huck, escaping from his drunken father, meets up with Jim, a runaway slave. The story of their journey downstream is an American classic that captures the idyllic pleasures and unacknowledged injustices of life on the big river with humor, song, and spirit. Roger Miller, best known for his '60s country-pop hits ("King of the Road"), deftly fuses his effortlessly charming, blue grass tinged sensibility with Twain's timeless story.

    The Lyric Stage Company

    140 Clarendon Street
    Boston, MA 02116

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    Wednesdays and Thursdays - 7:30 PM (Also 2 PM on 9/7 and 10/5)
    Fridays - 8 PM
    Saturdays - 3 PM and 8 PM
    Sundays - 3 PM

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    • Event Name: Big River
      4 out of 5 stars rating "Great Show"
      Review posted by: TGenereux from 1, Sep 17, 2011

      This has been one of my favorite shows for a long time. Loved the production at the Lyric. Amazing how they can pack such a large production on such a small stage. Cast is terrific, especially... Expand

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