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Merrimack Repertory Theater

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Address: 50 E Merrimack St, 50 E. Merrimack Street, 01852, Lowell, Massachusetts, Lowell, MA 01852-1205
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+1 978-654-4678
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Tue 12:00 - 18:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 20:00
Sat 12:00 - 20:30

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My husband and I have been season subscribers for the last several years and we love this intimate, professional, repertoire theatre conveniently located in down town Lowell. We... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
Linda W
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North Andover, Massachusetts
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Springfield, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Nice venue, excellent sight lines, good array of season productions, excellent work on sets, obvious that for everyone (onstage and back) this is a labor of love that translates to their audience.

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North Andover, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

My husband and I have been season subscribers for the last several years and we love this intimate, professional, repertoire theatre conveniently located in down town Lowell. We are also big fans of Broadway which has bigger more elaborate productions but for the price and convenience you just can't beat this. The plays are frequently premiers and the artistic director... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

We have been subscribers for years and have never been disappointed. It is wonderful to see live theater in a cozy, comfortable, intimate setting. The actors are always excellent, drawn to MRT by the professionalism of the theater and the delightful artist's quarters overlooking the river in the same building as the rehearsal space. The new artistic director had some... More 

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Dracut, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

I have been a season subscriber for years. You just never know whether or not you'll like the play, but that's always the case with shows. I enjoy the whole experience. This year "45 Plays for 5 Presidents" was very good and very well done. Funny when appropriate, serious when respect was needed. "Abigail, 1702" showed a side of the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

We are season ticket holders to the Merrimack Repertory Theater. We really enjoy most of the plays, and it is a great date night out with friends seven times a year. The current play, "Going to See the Kid" is one of the best I've seen here in several years. It is just a delightful story, well directed and especially... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Last nights play, The White Chip, was autobiographical. About addiction and recovery, it's an amazing life story for Sean and was an incredibly excellent performance on stage. We are very much enjoying his work with the MRT, and I highly recommend you consider attending!

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Bedford, MA
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

Not a bad seat in the house, friendly staff, great casts, really a very nice place for live theatre!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We saw The Lion on opening weekend. One of the best plays we've seen there, and we've been going there for nearly 20 years. The new artistic director has certainly started this year off with a bang.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 18 May 2015

We have been season subscribers now for 3 years, and the plays are always interesting and frequently are excellent. The last play of the season this year was an example - The Outgoing Tide. Funny, but a real tough one for most of us in the audience - not too many dry eyes in the house at the end, and... More 

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 November 2014

We went to see the play Dusk Rings A Bell at the MRT, and it is another winner. We have had season tickets for 3 years now, and we find the performances consistently excellent. Sometimes the play is not to our liking, but that happens with such a wide variety and we have never seen any production that was not... More 

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