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Don't Look Now, but 'Simon Says' :: New Play Explores the Supernatural

THEATRE | By Kilian Melloy | Feb 25
Mat Schaffer's new play peers across the veil that separate the everyday world from the shadowy realm of strange and supernatural possibilities. The author chats with EDGE about grand designs, synchronicity, and the show.

SpeakEasy Earns 20 IRNE Nominations

THEATRE | By EDGE | Feb 17
The Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) have announced their nominations for the 2015 IRNE Awards, and SpeakEasy is proud to have earned 20 nominations for our productions and artists.

Tony Winners Porter & Wolfe Exhibit 'The Colored Museum'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Feb 11
Huntington Theatre Company continues its 2014-2015 Season with the landmark comedy "The Colored Museum" by two-time Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe, a stinging journey through 11 hilarious "exhibits" about African-American culture.

Meg Taintor Brings Her Signature Style Back with 'Greenland'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Feb 5
"Greenland" is one of three plays by Nicolas Billon's "Fault Lines" series, which, Taintor says, deals with the idea of people as island nations.

Ken Urban Reconciles Contradictions in 'A Future Perfect'

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Jan 23
Ken Urban's latest play "A Future Perfect" is having its premiere production at the Speakeasy Stage Company. It promises to toe the line between two opposing forces: The spirit of an indy-rocker and the expectations of the "new normal."

'Muckrakers': Sex and Scandal Ripped from the Headlines

THEATRE | By EDGE | Jan 15
Ripped directly from the headlines and brimming with sex and scandal, New Repertory Theatre premieres "Muckrakers" by Zayd Dohrn in the Black Box Theater at the Arsenal Center for the Arts.

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

THEATRE | 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?

Spread the Word! Project: Project is Producing 'Shiver'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Oct 31
"The Shiver Project" explores ideas of fear and anxiety, through the lens of a bizarre Grimm Brothers' fairy tale, as well as real world pressures that cause these emotions. The scary thing is: It won't exist without your help!

ArtsEmerson Presents 'The Old Man and the Old Moon'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Oct 22
ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage announces "The Old Man and the Old Moon" by New York's Pig Pen Theatre Co. for a one‐week limited engagement.

Israeli Stage Goes on the Road with 'Oh God'

THEATRE | By EDGE | Oct 15
This month, Guy Ben-Aharon's Israeli Stage is traveling throughout the Northeast with one of their most popular shows, Anat Gov's hilarious and poignant "Oh God."

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