The centerpiece of the Theater District, this stage boasts an impressive history. In recent years, performances of Riverdance ... More
Citi Performing Arts Center
The centerpiece of the Theater District, this stage boasts an impressive history. In recent years, performances of Riverdance and Miss Saigon have attracted record crowds and further cemented its reputation as a worldclass theater. It is also the home of the Boston Ballet and New England's largest movie screen. Established in 1925 as an ornate movie house named the Metropolitan Theater, this venue was designed by noted architect Clarence H. Blackall, founder of the Boston Architects' Collaborative. The Citi Performing Arts Center comprises of three theaters - the Wang, the Shubert and the Colonial.
It is impossible to get tickets to events at this place without paying exhorbidant fees or going directly to the box office. I don't mind paying a reasonable fee for the convenience of on-line or phone purchase. But I wanted to order 4 tickets and there was a $12.50 service charge for each. That is for ordering by phone or on-line (for which there CAN'T be much cost to them, they want to charge you $50! No wonder shows at this place aren't selling out. This sort of rip-off artistry leaves a bad taste in your mouth
The Wang Theatre in the Citi Performing Arts Center is arguably the most popular performance venue after Broadway. This theater,
dating back to the 18th Century, was recently refurbished to its past splendor. It has hosted several blockbuster plays ...
Just like the museum itself, this shop offers a wide selection of quality pieces. You will find magnificent jewelry, unique
posters, wonderful trinkets and a variety of other items to decorate your home. Aside from posters and other recreations ...
Located in the Charlestown Navy Yard, this organization offers sailing instruction and youth outreach programs. Guided tours of the inner
harbor and Harbor Islands are also available. A fleet of J22s and Rhodes 19s is available for your cruising ...