1/2 Price at the Booths: Wednesday, October 1
Visit us in-person at an ArtsBoston Booth in Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Copley Square for tourist attractions, arts information, and BosTix 1/2 price day-of-show tickets. Quantities are limited and ticket inventory changes daily. Click here for hours and downtown Boston locations.
Wednesday, October 1
The Lion King
Lexus Broadway In Boston
Boston Opera House
539 Washington Street
See the Tony Award®-winning Broadway sensation that Newsweek calls "a landmark event in entertainment." A pulsing spectacle driven by primal rhythms, unforgettable tunes by Elton John and Tim Rice ("Can You Feel the Love Tonight" and "Circle of Life"), and a jaw-dropping display of exotic African wildlife brought to life, The Lion King's countless visual surprises will hold your attention from start to finish
The Charles Playhouse, Stage 2
74 Warrenton Street
Discover for yourself why over 8 million people around the world have seen Shear Madness, the uproarious whodunit where the audience gets to solve the crime. A mixture of improvisation and up-to-the-minute spontaneous humor, the play is delightfully different every time you see it.
Improv Asylum: Vanity Project
Improv Asylum Theater
216 Hanover Street
Improv Asylum founders/original cast members Chet Harding and Norm Laviolette join Main Stage actors Jeremy Brothers and Matt Catanzano, as well as alums and special guests to perform two extended sets of anything-goes, hilarious longform improvisation. Vanity Project . . . egos will be stroked.
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
The Lyric Stage Company of Boston
140 Clarendon Street
Stephen Sondheim's Tony Award-winning Sweeney Todd, a macabre musical thriller, blends Sondheim's characteristic wit with a sweeping and hauntingly beautiful score, grisly humor, and chilling drama. Set against the backdrop of the shadowy back alleys and side streets of 19th-century London, the musical follows disgraced barber Sweeney Todd on his quest for vengeance after years of unjust imprisonment and exile.
Zeitgeist Stage Company
BCA Plaza Theatre
527 Tremont Street
In his terrifying rise to power, Adolf Hitler sends thousands of gay Germans to suffer and die in concentration camps. For Max, nothing would ever be the same again. In the Dachau concentration camp, Max struggles to regain a sense of power through his wits, his charm, and no small degree of ruthlessness, while still finding moments of liberation and happiness through the companionship and eventual love of a fellow prisoner.
Far From Heaven
SpeakEasy Stage Company
Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA
527 Tremont Street
From the creators of the musical Grey Gardens and Tony Award-winning playwright Richard Greenberg (Take Me Out) comes a lush musical adaptation of Todd Haynes' acclaimed film, Far From Heaven. A 1950s Connecticut housewife's perfect life is shattered when she discovers her husband's shocking secret and then seeks comfort in a forbidden relationship that dramatically alters her view of herself and the world.
Blue Man Group
The Charles Playhouse
74 Warrenton Street
2 PM, 5 PM, & 8 PM
It’s new. It’s cool. Blue Man Group has updated the wildly popular theatrical show in Boston! Taking a closer look at the technology that both surrounds and isolates us; Blue Man Group showcases techno-geek ingenuity while uniting the audience in primal, collective exhilaration. Signature Blue Man Group moments combine with breathtakingly fun new pieces for an explosive evening of entertainment. Please Note: Children under the age of 5 are not allowed in the theater. This show is recommended for ages 7 and up.
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