Originally built as a church in 1839, the legendary Charles Playhouse was also a Prohibition-era speakeasy, a famous jazz club, and a Rio-themed lounge. Today, the historic venue is now a shrine to entertainment and performance – and it hosts some of the hottest tickets in town. The theater was fully renovated in 2014, and now features a fresh new look and feel. The building’s great legacy makes it a captivating place to experience a show, and its Greek-revival architecture provides an impressive appearance. This summer, you can see two very different performances in this legendary space:
Blue Man Group – Percussive music, comedy, and multimedia theatrics combine to create a totally one-of-a-kind experience. This buzzed-about show is one of the most popular things to do in Boston.
Shear Madness – Set in a hairstyling salon, this hilarious “whodunit” that features a unique blend of mystery and madcap comedy. Can the audience figure out who the murderer is? With improv acting and spontaneous script changes, the answer is different every time.
The Charles Playhouse is in Boston’s Theatre District on Warrenton Street, not far from our waterfront hotel. Stay with us and enjoy luxurious accommodations, impeccable service, and unparalleled amenities. Please contact us today at 1 (617) 385 4000 for more information, and to book your reservations.