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Ken Urban Reconciles Contradictions in 'A Future Perfect'

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Jan 20
Ken Urban's latest play "A Future Perfect" is having its premiere production at the Speakeasy Stage Company. It promises to toe the line between two opposing forces: The spirit of an indy-rocker and the expectations of the "new normal."

A 'Grandy' Occasion :: 'Irving Berlin's White Christmas' Comes to Boston

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Dec 16
What better time than the 60th anniversary of the classic film for the touring production of the 2004 stage musical "Irving Berlin's White Christmas The Musical" to dazzle Boston theatergoers?

Crackin' Nuts with Second City

MOVIES | By Chris Carpenter | Dec 11
Leave it to The Second City improv masters, to mine comedic gold from holiday horrors such as drunken relatives, inappropriate gifts and office parties gone wild.

The Cyndi & Harvey Show

THEATRE | By Richard Dodds | Nov 28
The Cyndi and Harvey Show blew through town several weeks ago to promote the "Kinky Boots" tour coming to the Orpheum Theatre. The pair displayed the kind of relationship you might find in an old married couple.

'Side Show' Song to be Broadcast Free Monday

MUSIC | Nov 15
Visitors to Times Square on Monday night can catch a big Broadway number without paying a cent.

Photographer Captures Broadway Magical Workshops

THEATRE | By Mark Kennedy | Nov 15
Many of the creative forces who make the costumes, lighting, wigs and sets never bask in the attention or hear the roar of the crowd. They work long hours, often virtually anonymously.

Spread the Word! Project: Project is Producing 'Shiver'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Oct 31
"The Shiver Project" explores ideas of fear and anxiety, through the lens of a bizarre Grimm Brothers' fairy tale, as well as real world pressures that cause these emotions. The scary thing is: It won't exist without your help!

ArtsEmerson Presents 'The Old Man and the Old Moon'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Oct 22
ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage announces "The Old Man and the Old Moon" by New York's Pig Pen Theatre Co. for a one‐week limited engagement.

Israeli Stage Goes on the Road with 'Oh God'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Oct 15
This month, Guy Ben-Aharon's Israeli Stage is traveling throughout the Northeast with one of their most popular shows, Anat Gov's hilarious and poignant "Oh God."

Robert Patrick: One of Nation's Oldest Gay Playwrights on Being Part of Theater History

THEATRE | By Henrik Eger | Oct 10
Robert Patrick is the author of "Kennedy's Children" and "The Haunted Host," one of America's oldest gay plays, now celebrating its 50th anniversary. He opens up about his colorful past in this interview.

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