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    The Wilbur Theatre

    246 Tremont Street
    Boston , MA 02116
    617-248-9700

    Website: thewilburtheatre.com


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    The historic Wilbur Theatre is now the ultimate destination for comedy and music in Boston. The theatre was originally opened in 1915 but has been recently revitalized by former Comedy Connection owner Bill Blumenreich starting in July 2008. Most every week features A-list talent in the world of comedy from Joel McHale and Jimmy Fallon to Bill Maher and Joan Rivers; as well as the world of music with Gavin Degraw and Kris Kristofferson to TV...

    The historic Wilbur Theatre is now the ultimate destination for comedy and music in Boston. The theatre was originally opened in 1915 but has been recently revitalized by former Comedy Connection owner Bill Blumenreich starting in July 2008. Most every week features A-list talent in the world of comedy from Joel McHale and Jimmy Fallon to Bill Maher and Joan Rivers; as well as the world of music with Gavin Degraw and Kris Kristofferson to TV on the Radio and Broken Social Scene . The Wilbur Theatre is a must for anyone looking to kick back and have a good laugh or catch top national live music in the heart of Boston's historic theater district.

    The Wilbur Theatre was built in 1914 by the Shubert brothers who named it for their friend and theatre manager A.L. Wilbur. It was built on the site of the former Winthrop School for Girls. The Wilbur was the first Boston theatre to draw its inspiration from American Colonial architecture rather than from European sources. It was designed by architect Clarence H. Blackall. To ensure authenticity, the porticos on the front of the theatre were copied directly from the 1837 Thomas Bailey Midrich House at 59 Mt. Vernon Street on Beacon Hill. This Federal Revival style is characterized by a quiet simplicity and intimate, almost home-like atmosphere. Architectural historian Douglas Tucci said of the Wilbur, "The auditorium is in its chaste way the handsomest of any Boston playhouse."

    Parking Info:
    The Wilbur Theatre will validate patron's parking tickets for $10 parking at the Archstone Garage, The Archstone Parking Garage is located at 660 Washington Street Boston, MA. The Box Office is open Monday through Saturday from 12:00PM to 6:00PM


     

     

    Upcoming Events

    Chris Isaak's Christmas Show

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    December 19, 2014

    D.L.Hughley

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    December 26, 2014

    Artie Lange

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    December 27, 2014

    Tower of Power: Holiday Jam

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    December 29, 2014

    John Oliver

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    December 30 - December 31, 2014

    Men of the Strip

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 3, 2015

    Patton Oswalt

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 7, 2015

    R-Rated Hypnotist Frank Santos Jr.

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 9, 2015

    Bill Bellamy

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 10, 2015

    Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 14 - January 15, 2015

    Dancing With The Stars Live!

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 16, 2015

    Sebastian Maniscalco

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 16, 2015

    Gabriel Iglesias

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 21 - January 23, 2015

    Pauly Shore

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 30, 2015

    Paula Poundstone

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 30, 2015

    Demetri Martin

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    January 31, 2015

    Joshua Radin

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 5, 2015

    Bill Cosby

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 8, 2015

    Craig Ferguson

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 14, 2015

    The Pink Floyd Experience

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 17, 2015

    Rita Rudner

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 18, 2015

    The Mavericks

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 19, 2015

    Frank Caliendo

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 21, 2015

    Adam DeVine

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 22, 2015

    British Invasion 50th Anniversary Tour

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 26, 2015

    Ralphie May

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 27, 2015

    Tom Cotter

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 28, 2015

    Corey Holcomb

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    February 28, 2015

    The Sing-Off Live! Tour

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 2, 2015

    America's Test Kitchen Live

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 5, 2015

    Mike + The Mechanics

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 7, 2015

    Wynonna and Friends: Stories & Song

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 8, 2015

    Jesse Cook

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 11 - March 12, 2015

    Ronan Tynan

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 15, 2015

    Video Games Live

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 16, 2015

    Steven Wright

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 20, 2015

    Don Felder: An Evening at Hotel California

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 22, 2015

    Sinbad

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    March 27, 2015

    Hannibal Buress

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    April 17, 2015

    Lily Tomlin

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    April 25, 2015

    Chris Hardwick

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    May 1, 2015

    The Fab Faux: Meet (With) The Beatles

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    June 6, 2015

    Boston Pride presents Fortune Feimster

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    June 13, 2015

    Frankie Valli

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre

    November 8, 2015