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'Choir Boy' Has A Voice

By Tony Reverditto | Sep 18
The Geffen Playhouse is presenting the West Coast premiere of "Choir Boy," a play with music that originally debuted to rave reviews at The London's Royal Court Theatre. Star Jeremy Pope discusses the play.


Theatre Reviews

Meredith Forlenza and Malcolm-Jamal Warner in The Huntington Theatre's "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

By Michael Cox | Sep 17
Huntington Theatre Company's theatrical adaptation struggles only partly under the burden of celebrity. For the most part, the talented cast in this restatement of one of the seminal race relations films of the 1960s stands on its own.

Leslie Stevens and Jeffrey Scott Parsons

Sweet Smell of Success

By Les Spindle | Sep 17
Musical Theatre Guild stages the 2002 Broadway tuner, "Sweet Smell of Success," based on the classic 1957 Burt Lancaster-Tony Curtis film of the same name.

The cast performs in the World Premiere of 'Roar'


By Kevin Taft | Sep 16
Rockwell Table & Stage brings us its latest Immersive Pop Music experience with a story about three women dealing with love, despair, and hope -- all set to the hits of pop's leading female artists.


Theatre Features

Join in Women's Words Fest

Women's Words Fest Includes a Week of Lesbian-Themed Entertainment

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 18
Chicago's Women's Words Fest will now include a week of lesbian-themed entertainment, including a film festival, staged readings, dance, prose and plays, all at the Chicago Public House Theater.

Milton L. Wright

Re-telling Job's Story, From a Contemporary Point-of-View

By Kay Bourne | Sep 17
Retired judge Milton L. Wright offers a retelling of the Biblical story of Job in a new musical that premieres this weekend. It features Wright's sister R & B great Betty Wright as its narrator. EDGE spoke to Wright about his ambitious project.

Chita Rivera will headline the event

Chita Rivera Performs at Art Attack Benefit at Birdland

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 15
On Monday, September 15, Broadway legend Chita Rivera will headline at "An Evening of Song," benefiting the Art Attack Foundation at the equally legendary Birdland music club.