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    New Exhibition Room

    152 Calumet St. #3
    Boston , MA 02120
    617-230-3313

    Website: newexhibitionroom.org


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    In 1792, a group of Bostonians flouted state law and traditional rhetoric by building a theater, the New Exhibition Room, Advertising Shakespeare and Sheriden as “Moral and Comic Lectures” the company played to packed houses for several months before the authorities shut down the theater. The public outcry that ensued eventually caused the repeal of the state’s theatrical bans. Some years later, a smaller group of Bostonians...

    In 1792, a group of Bostonians flouted state law and traditional rhetoric by building a theater, the New Exhibition Room, Advertising Shakespeare and Sheriden as “Moral and Comic Lectures” the company played to packed houses for several months before the authorities shut down the theater. The public outcry that ensued eventually caused the repeal of the state’s theatrical bans. Some years later, a smaller group of Bostonians have come together to resurrect the New Exhibition Room by building new work, engaging local artists and re-imagining traditional theatricality.


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    • Event Name: Candyland
      4 out of 5 stars rating "finally something different!"
      Review posted by: Julie J from Brighton, MA, Aug 02, 2010

      My partner and I had a REALLY great time at CANDYLAND. we were so excited to finally see "something different." the show was fun and it really moved. all of the actors were so full of energy and they... Expand

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