It would seem the timing could hardly be more apt for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's new civil rights-themed piece, "Odetta," a tribute to the late folk singer often referred to as the voice of the civil rights movement.
The 26th annual edition of "Gypsy of the Year" raised a record-breaking $5,229,611 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS thanks to six weeks of fundraising by 64 Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies.
Sting, Sheri Shepherd, Perez Hilton and a host of Broadway finest are all featured on he 16th edition of "Carols for a Cure" the popular annual Broadway-fueled holiday music series benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
"Jesus Christ, It's Christmas!" is a a crazy quilt of satiric jabs, old gags and witty lyrics that taps into the high spirits of the season with joyful ease.
The course of true love never did run smooth. This bumpy path is especially bad for the couples in Boston Theatre Company's "Much Ado About Nothing"; they must overcome masks, a faked death, their own self-deception and the illusory powers of Photoshop.
The Fiddlehead Theatre Company presents the exclusive Boston production of Elton John & Tim Rice's "Aida," and, on top of that, they are donating a portion of the proceeds to the AIDS Action Committee.