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Boston Actors Unite to Bring Albee Masterpiece to Life

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Tuesday Sep 23, 2014
A self-governing pack of energetic actors rouses Edward Albee's classic "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" under the Actors' Equity Member Project Code in the intimate setting of the Democracy House in Cambridge.

Amelia Broome as Mrs. Lovett in "Sweeney Todd"

Consuming Humans :: Amelia Broome Plays Mrs. Lovett

LOCAL EVENTS | By Michael Cox | Sep 20
Amelia Broome plays Mrs. Lovett one of the most compelling antiheros written for the musical theatre in the Lyric Stage Company's production of: "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," through October 11.

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Author John Lahr Digs into Tennessee William's Life

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Sep 19
As part of Tennessee Williams' Circle of Friends, this year's theme at the Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, theater critic and author John Lahr will delve into "Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh," his highly acclaimed new biography of Williams.

Janis Ian

Summer Never Ends at the Crown and Anchor

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Sep 14
Though we may not be able to wear white pants any longer, Labor Day's passing doesn't mean the end of the summer's entertainment. There is plenty still happening at The Crown and Anchor.

Jennifer Ellis and Maurice Emmanuel Parent in "Far From Heaven"

Boston Premiere of Acclaimed 'Far From Heaven'

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Sep 12
SpeakEasy Stage Company will proudly present the Boston Premiere of "Far From Heaven," a lush new musical based on Todd Haynes' acclaimed 2002 film.

Courtney Greer and Carson Efird in "I Wish You'd Keep Still."

New Dances Inspired by Tennessee Williams

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Sep 4
This year, as part of Tennessee Williams' Circle of Friends, the Festival welcomes back accomplished choreographer and performer Carson Efird who has been inspired to create dances based on two of Williams' one-act plays.

Stage & Screen Collaboration Brings 'Jungle Fever'

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Aug 27
Coolidge Corner Theatre and Huntington Theatre Company explore the depictions of shared themes in Huntington productions and acclaimed films announcing "Jungle Fever" a film screening and post-screening conversation.

Reeling Opens with 'Boy Meet Girl'

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Aug 27
Celebrate 32 years of The Chicago LGBT International Film Festival, Reeling Film Festival on Thursday, September 18th at The Music Box Theatre with a screening of "Boy Meets Girl."

Cheyenne Jackson Returns to Ptown By Popular Demand

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Aug 19
On the heels of selling-out all three of his July 4th holiday weekend shows in Provincetown, he has announced a return to The Art House for Labor Day weekend of August 29, 30, 31 at 7:00 PM by popular demand.

Katharine Houghton and Sidney Poitier in "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"

Free Event in Conjunction with 'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner'

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Aug 18
Huntington Theatre Company and the Mayor's Office of Arts + Culture will collaborate to present a free community event at Dorchester's Strand Theatre on August 27 in conjunction with the Huntington's upcoming production of "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner."

Bryan Batt

'Mad Men' Star in Ptown for One Show Only

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Aug 14
Bryan Batt - star of TV's "Mad Men" will be joined by Michael Lavine at the piano, for one show only, on Sunday, August 24.