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The Lion King

By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
"The Lion King" stands triumphant as ever. If you've seen it, it's even better than you might remember; if you haven't seen it, there's no excuse: The show is back in Boston through Oct. 12.

Doubt

By Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
A strict nun; an affable priest. The Stoneham Theatre's production of John Patrick Shanley's 2004 play examines a crisis of faith not just in God, but also in one's fellow human beings... and one's own convictions.

On The Town - Original London Cast Recording

By Steven Bergman | Tuesday Sep 16, 2014
Sony Masterworks continues to release new digital soundtracks from their vaults. This recording is the 1963 London Cast of an underrated Leonard Bernstein classic.

Closer Than Ever

By Kilian Melloy | Sunday Sep 14, 2014
These two dozen songs are snug little portraits of life experience of all sorts. They make for an assortment of mini-theatrical experiences.

Yentl

By Doug Rule | Sunday Sep 14, 2014
The show needs punchy music to match the punch of the story about a girl who gives up everything to pursue her dream - only to besmirch her own plans by pursuing love and happiness.

Margaret Cho Brings Her Mother Tour to Florida For Two Nights

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Sep 12, 2014
Comedienne Margaret Cho has made the LGBT community laugh for over twenty years, and her tireless advocacy work has made the world a better place. She's bringing her act back to Florida.

Justin V. Bond Stages Free Association Show 'The Drift' at Joes' Pub

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Sep 8, 2014
On September 11, Justin Vivian Bond embarks on a new, free associative collage of spoken word and song that is inspired by Tennessee Williams' story "The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone."

Unique Post-B'way 'Trip to Bountiful' at ArtsEmerson

By EDGE | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
Blair Underwood will join Tony Award-winner Cicely Tyson and Vanessa Williams in one of only two post-Broadway engagements of the critically acclaimed, Tony-nominated Broadway revival of Horton Foote's masterpiece "The Trip to Bountiful" this fall.

Gavin Creel Takes Provincetown (For Just Two Days)

By Robert Nesti | Wednesday Sep 3, 2014
Gavin Creel comes to Ptown this week for two days for a pair of concerts with Seth Rudetsky. EDGE caught up with the Olivier Award-winning actor/singer about the concerts & his recent stay in London.

Nothing Like a Dame

By Michael Cox | Tuesday Aug 26, 2014
You'll never cease to be surprised or delighted by the interviews with 20 carefully selected women of Broadway that this book features.