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Trinity Repertory Company

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Neighborhood: Downtown Providence
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Address: 201 Washington Street, Providence, RI 02903
Phone Number: 401-351-4242
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Description: "American Theater at its best" - Boston Globe. 1964: professional theater...
"American Theater at its best" - Boston Globe. 1964: professional theater is born in Rhode Island. The rest is history: the Tony Award, 54 world premieres, education programs, films and tours. Laughter, insight, magic, tears, and passion, for three generations of audiences. A world of theater experiences waits for you at Trinity Rep. New plays, classics, and musicals spring to life with our resident actors, directors and designers.
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Good night at the theater

First time at the Trinity Rep and enjoyed it very much. The theater is lovely and, as others have pointed out, you can't get a bad seat. The production of "The Glass Menagerie... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

First time at the Trinity Rep and enjoyed it very much. The theater is lovely and, as others have pointed out, you can't get a bad seat. The production of "The Glass Menagerie" was professional and innovative.

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Hudson, New Hampshire
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66 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Took our three grandchildren to see "A Christmas Carol," and the performance was excellent. The kids really enjoyed it too. All the seats seemed good - ours were - and it was a really enjoyable afternoon.

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Charlestown, Rhode Island
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142 reviews 142 reviews
22 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

A Christmas Carol was our night out with the children recently. The production far exceeded our expectations with the originality and flair for design that we experienced. The theater attendants were very friendly and quickly got us to our seats. There are cash bars available for drinks but not much to eat so go out for a meal before or... More 

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Narragansett, Rhode Island
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255 reviews 255 reviews
78 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

We went to see A Christmas Carol. We had never been to Trinity Rep before, but we have heard that it is wonderful---and that it is!! The set was great, the actors superb and the presentation was fantastic. We were told that the play changes every year and that is amazing. It is obvious that this theatre company is both... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We go every year to see the Christmas Carol and they always surprises us with something new. They also did a Christmas carol for special need kids and we could bring our daughter! It was awesome.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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65 reviews 65 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Trinity Rep is a nationally acclaimed professional regional theatre. Its seasons of plays range from classics to contemporary, from experimental drama to Broadway musical. A good number of its long time resident company, while still generally fine performers, are getting a bit "creaky," but some of the new talent they've brought in is just excellent. The quality really varies from... More 

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Providence, Rhode Island
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57 reviews 57 reviews
3 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Have seen many shows at Trinity and have never been disappointed. This is a great local theater, with intimiate sized venues for pure enjoyment of the productions. Past season was particularly outstanding (2013/2014), ending with the excellent presentation of Sam Shephard's Lie of the Mind. WOW The building itself is worth walking around - inside and out has unique architectural... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

You can have seen a play many times, and Trinity will totally surprise you with innovation. Never disappointed. Have had season tickets for years.

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Newport, RI
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you can be a season member, would highly recommend it! There is nothing like live theatre to touch your emotions, stimulate your thinking, and feel like part of a community. Prices are very reasonable too!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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118 reviews 118 reviews
36 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Good performance, most of the actors are great, especially children. It was not good to see adult actors acting frivolously in front of the children. However, the book is about an orphan finding family, and in that performance last scene does remind us that many of the orphans are still out there waiting to be adopted. It would be stronger... More 

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