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SpeakEasy Offering $25 Tickets Until Midnight

By EDGE | Dec 18
The Speakeasy Stage company is having a One Day Sale, Thursday December 18 with select seats available for only $25. Audience members can save big on tickets to the remaining shows in their 2014-2015 Season, from now until midnight.

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

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?

New Ailey Dance Pays Tribute to Civil Rights Icon

By Jocelyn Noveck | Dec 12
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.


Theatre Reviews

Necessary Monsters

By Robert Nesti | Dec 17
"Necessary Monsters" has a lot going on in it; too bad much of it is jumbled and lacking much coherence.

The Sleeprunner

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 16
The six thematically linked dance pieces of this full-length, complex dance cycle by Luminarium Dance Company are dynamic examples of somnambulant poetry.

Meet Me in St. Louis

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 16
There is something archetypically American about "Meet Me in St. Louis," which began as a song in 1904, was fleshed out into a Judy Garland film forty years later, and now graces the stage at Stoneham Theater.