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02 February 2017

Huntington Revamps Ibsen’s A Doll’s House

By // Theatre (Boston)

As the curtain went up on A Doll’s House, I was instantly pleased and very impressed by James Noone’s set design. The Huntington Theatre Company so often errs on the …

31 January 2017

Hand to God Electrifies SpeakEasy’s Stage

By // Theatre (Boston)

SpeakEasy greeted 2017 by bringing the hot Broadway hit Hand to God to the BCA. Robert Haskin’s play about a young Christian boy and his possessed, twisted sock puppet buddy …

19 January 2017

New Rep’s Thurgood: Nostalgic Musings with a Timely Warning

By // Theatre (Boston)

Thurgood, by George Stevens, Jr., is a celebratory overview of the extraordinary life of a civic-minded litigator…

10 November 2016

SpeakEasy’s Scottsboro Boys

By // Theatre (Boston)

When I rewatch the film Cabaret, I still find it difficult to listen to the final stanza of “Tomorrow Belongs to Me.” It doesn’t matter how beautiful the young German’s …

30 June 2016

Exclusive Interview: Bridgette Hayes

By // Theatre (Boston)

A 2015 MyTheatre Award nominee for her outstanding performance as Arthur Roeder in Flat Earth Theatre’s Radium Girls, Bridgett Hayes is a standout actress in the Boston community. We caught up …

31 March 2016

The 2015 MyTheatre Award Winners: Boston

By // Theatre (Boston)

In 2015, Boston theatre pulled no punches. Historical legacies were questioned, minority voices cried louder, the talent of female theatre artists was not in question, and plenty of performers strutted …

29 March 2016

Fierce Love amid Loss in Blackberry Winter

By // Theatre (Boston)

A woman stands in front of us, a smile “made of granite” plastered on her face, and she tells us her mother is “living with,” not suffering from, Alzheimer’s disease …

24 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Coriana Hunt Swartz

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Coriana Hunt Swartz is nominated for her Outstanding Costume Design for Flat Earth …

24 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Jake Scaltreto

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Jake Scaltreto is nominated for his Outstanding Direction of Flat Earth’s Theatre’s Terra …

21 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ David N. Rogers

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Boston is the only MyTheatre branch that has a category for Best Dramaturgical …

19 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Matt Arnold

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Matt Arnold is nominated for his performance in the ensemble of Terra Nova. …

19 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Chris Chiampa

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Chris Chiampa is nominated for Best Actor for his role as Captain Robert …

19 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Kamela Dolinova

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Kamela Dolinova is nominated for her role as Kathleen Scott in Flat Earth …

14 March 2016

MyTheatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Brad Smith

By // Theatre (Boston)

Before we announce the winners of the 2015 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Brad Smith is nominated for his sound design in Flat Earth Theatre’s production …