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Amazing Performances in Afterglow

My partner and I along with two friends opted to see Afterglow at the Davenport Theater. One of us... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Waltham, Massachusetts
Lovely place

We came here one Friday evening to see Shear Madness (which was terrific). The good: Very small... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2017
Francis T
Montreal, Canada
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24 Mar 2018
“Amazing Performances in Afterglow”
17 Apr 2017
“Lovely place”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed March 24, 2018

My partner and I along with two friends opted to see Afterglow at the Davenport Theater. One of us had already seen it and loved it so much he was good to see it a second time. What a nice and intimate theatre. WE LOVED...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

We came here one Friday evening to see Shear Madness (which was terrific). The good: Very small and very cozy (which worked for the play). Since it is a former fire station converted into a theatre, it fits well. Fits around 100 people max. Have...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Francis T
Reviewed March 14, 2017

To a theater -goer of a certain age, thespian of the arts, or Drama student, the British born actor George Rose, (Georgie, My adventures with George Rose. Davenport Loft, Off-Broadway), explores the life and fast times of Mr. Rose, as excellently portrayed and written by...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Mike902
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Saw Shear Madness at the Davenport. It was entertaining and the cast was really good. Theatre needs a polishing up but it was comfortable. The show was very affordable, so affordable I can't see how they pay the cast! It is definitely worth seeing! Right...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank janisv57
Reviewed March 2, 2017

We saw Shear Madness here and had so much fun! This off-Broadway theatre is one block away from Restaurant Row. It is a converted firehouse that seats about 100 people. Of course every seat in the house is great. There is a small upstairs area...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Broadway was $120 each for my family of three and we can't get seats together, so we seen an advert and the ticks from TKTS where $60, so we went best little theatre best show and the funniest I have seen in years, considering we...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank omaga2013
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

I've seen a number of shows here -- in both the main theatre (Daddy Long Legs) and on the smaller upstairs theatre (Georgie). Both are small and, while snug, fairly comfortable.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 372whd
Reviewed January 23, 2017

The venue - about 100 seats - is just perfect for the interactive play "Shear Madness." The cast and audience really get into it, and I think everyone in the theater had a great time. We certainly did. The balcony is small and is reached...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank MD3002
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

The cast was great and really connected with the audience. The venue was intimate allowing great interaction with the audience. The actors feed off the audience and there appears to to ad lib often. They keep the dialogue fresh by incorporating current events. I'll go...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank sgmeloci
Reviewed September 29, 2016

The Davenport Theater is a converted firehouse. It is an intimate setting and all the seats are well graded. There is sufficient leg room. Restrooms are in the basement but there is an elevator. We saw Sheer Madness an interactive murder mystery which was a...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Response from Tamra W | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if you already bought tickets...but i agree with what is already posted. The theater is small, so sitting further back is not that big of a deal. We were along the right wall (as you face the stage) about 3/4... More