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With VMAs Performance, Justin Bieber Cries His Way Into a Second Pop Life

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 5
Trying to shed his annoying celebrity image, Justin Bieber is giving his career a much needed jolt by leaving the world of teen pop and diving head first into EDM and music authenticity.

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Talking 'Boys in the Band' With a Couple of the Boys

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 4
Some love it. Others, not so much. But Mart Crowley's "The Boys in the Band" is a milestone in American theater, and Zeitgeist Stage Company is bringing it back to the Boston stage. EDGE chats with the play's two leads: Ryan Landry and Victor Shopov!

Kathleen Turner and Deborah Cox to Star in Transgender-Themed Off-Bway Play

Sep 3
Kathleen Turner and dance floor diva Deborah Cox will star in an Off-Broadway play about transgender identity.

Broadway Season Features New 'Spring Awakening' and 'The Color Purple'

By Mark Kennedy | Sep 3
The new Broadway season hasn't yet started in earnest and already there's a front-runner for the Tony Awards next summer - "Hamilton." But there are plenty of challengers hoping to steal its thunder over the next few months. Here's some highlights.

Coolidge/Huntington 'Stage & Screen' Kicks Off with 'Smiles Of A Summer Night'

By Robert Nesti | Sep 1
"Stage & Screen," the collaboration between the Coolidge Corner Theatre and the Huntington Theatre Company now in its fourth year, kicks off with "Smiles Of A Summer Night" on Thursday, September 3.

John Legend, David Bowie to Write for 'SpongeBob Musical'

Aug 31
There's a "SpongeBob" musical in the works but the music is no kiddie stuff.

Providence Fall Theater Preview

By Joe Siegel | Aug 31
Rhode Island theatergoers will be treated to some classic dramas, showstopping musicals and a batch of comedies this fall.

1st African-American Actor To Play Valjean on Broadway Dies

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 29
Kyle Jean-Baptiste, the first African-American and youngest person to ever play the role of Jean Valjean in "Les Misérables" on Broadway has died after falling from a fire escape, according to a show spokesman. He was 21.

Ballerina Misty Copeland Calls Broadway Debut 'Incredible'

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 29
The stage lights have been hard to get used to and she worried about limited rehearsal time, but ballerina Misty Copeland has put aside her nervousness and is finding her feet on Broadway.

Critics Deliver Mixed Verdict on Hyped Cumberbatch 'Hamlet'

By Jill Lawless | Aug 27
It's a "Hamlet" with Hollywood-level hype and an A-list star in Benedict Cumberbatch. But London's latest stage sensation is more than a Shakespearean star vehicle.

Broadway's Leading Ladies Strike Pose Online for Equality

By Mark Kennedy | Aug 27
Kristin Chenoweth, Laura Benanti and Patina Miller were some of the women Wednesday on Twitter or Instagram striking the classic Rosie the Riveter pose.

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