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Review of The Boothbay Playhouse - CLOSED

The Boothbay Playhouse
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Owner description: With a combination of professional and community actors, the Boothbay Playhouse presents fully staged productions of favorite Broadway Musicals.
Reviewed 3 August 2013

We saw Monty Python's Spamalot at the Boothbay Playhouse and (after reading other reviews) were surprised how professional the performances were. The singing and acting rivaled much larger venues at a much lower cost. Great costumes and stage design, too. We thoroughly enjoyed the show!
Arrive early as seating (and parking) is first-come-first-serve and it can get a little warm in the barn. Snacks are available before the show and during intermission. The theatre is located a little outside the town.

1  Thank PharmD73
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

we saw once on this island. Great show wonderful dance and great singing. Well worth the price and great memory. Highly recommended.

Thank yachtwork
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Reviewed 8 August 2012

We saw 'Once Upon a Mattress' at the Playhouse. It was a very professional production. The quality of the singing was excellent. There were a few times when it could have been a little louder, but overrall, we could hear well. The playhouse is open seating, so we were able to buy last minute tickets and sit in the second row. It helped that the theatre was also not sold out. We had not seen this musical before, so I don't know how much they adapted it. It was a very good value and we will check it out on our next trip.

1  Thank SJfarmer
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Reviewed 20 July 2012

We saw a very nice production of Urinetown. I recommend you see a show here while visiting Boothbay. The theatre has an intersting history as you can read in the program. The show was directed well and the amateur and professional actors did a very nice job.

The big production numbers really filled the stage and there were some good hoofers in the cast.

Fun vacation evening.

Thank peuclid
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Reviewed 7 July 2012

The opening number of Urinetown is as powerful and amazing as any Broadway play I have ever seen and it only gets better from there. The performances top to bottom are truly amazing and bring together actors and singers from all ages. It was a rousing success. If you are within a day trip's drive, make the effort to get to Boothbay to see it!

Thank RJA_SD_1964
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