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Merrimack Repertory Theater

Open Now: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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A great night out

My husband and I have attended quite a few productions at this theatre. The price of tickets is... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Lowell, Massachusetts
Hidden gem. Not a bad seat in the house!

We’ve seen a few shows at MRT and will definitely return for more. The theater is small making it... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2018
Wilmington, Massachusetts
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50 E Merrimack St, 50 E. Merrimack Street, 01852, Lowell, Massachusetts, Lowell, MA 01852-1205
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

My husband and I have attended quite a few productions at this theatre. The price of tickets is reasonable, the environment attractive and comfortable, the seating better than at many theaters. The quality of the productions varies but overall is excellent. The set is always...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

We’ve seen a few shows at MRT and will definitely return for more. The theater is small making it easy to see the stage and actors faces from just about every seat. Top marks go out to Mrs Bennet Christmas at pemberly. The screenplay and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Intimate setting with a small stage but excellent monthly productions of six plays. Rarely disappoints me with innovative and stimulating productions with excellent casts.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Eiji M
Reviewed December 2, 2017

Many of my friends have been season subscribers or volunteers here for years -- so when our kids had left home, we bought a season subscription -- and it was a lot of fun. There was no question we would renew for the next year!...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

My daughter was inducted into the Hall of Fame as an assistant coach for the 2005 Field Hockey National Championship Team! The event was exciting and inspiring! The sound and video presentation was excellent! The speakers were inspirational! The auditorium was historical and beautiful! I...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Betsy K
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The Merrimack Repertory Theatre consistently delivers high quality stage performances without audience members having to deal withe expense and hassle of parking in Boston. Under new Artistic Director Sean Daniels the MRT has been regularly producing world and regional premiers.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Discriminating010
Reviewed March 19, 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.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank SLCohen
Reviewed March 9, 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...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Linda W
Reviewed February 13, 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...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank mamacooking
Reviewed February 8, 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....More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Sue C
December 4, 2017|
Response from Discriminating010 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't think that you will have a problem. The theater is very well designed, and this particular performance is pretty intimate.