Theater

Nancy Rappaport
Wellness

Local Psychiatrist Takes Her Battle with Cancer to the Stage

As a child psychiatrist, Nancy Rappaport’s job is to listen to her patients’ most intimate thoughts. Soon, she’ll turn the tables and present her own […]

News

Theater District Staple to be Named After Ernie Boch Jr.

The search for a benefactor to help fund a Theater District staple is over. Naming rights to the nonprofit overseeing the Wang and Shubert theaters have officially […]

Arts & Entertainment

Hamilton Stars Daveed Diggs, Leslie Odom, Jr. to Perform at EMK Institute

Two stars from the Broadway juggernaut Hamilton will reunite in Dorchester this fall. Daveed Diggs, who portrayed Thomas Jefferson and the Marquis de Lafayette in […]

Arts & Entertainment

Gene Wilder’s First Professional Acting Job Was in Cambridge

Gene Wilder, the legendary actor who starred in such classic films as Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Blazing Saddles, and Young Frankenstein, has died, […]

Arts & Entertainment

36 Theater and Dance Shows Coming to Boston This Fall

September Niu Raza and the Wilder Project The intimate outdoor event on the Boston Harbor features Malagasy singer-songwriter Niu Raza who blends jazzy vocals with […]

Arts & Entertainment

Ben Affleck and Margot Robbie Met the Harry Potter Play Cast

It looks like being Batman has its perks. Ben Affleck earned some awesome dad points over the weekend when he brought his eldest daughter Violet […]

Arts & Entertainment

A New Performing Arts Venue Is Coming to Central Square

Thalia is the ancient Greek muse of comedy—and the namesake of a new theater about to open in Central Square. Boston’s performing arts scene may […]

Arts & Entertainment

Get Your Wizard on at These Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Events in Boston

The world will once again be taken over by Harry Potter mania when Harry Potter and the Cursed Child debuts this weekend. As the official […]

Arts & Entertainment

Megan Hilty Is Performing with the Boston Pops on Castle Hill

Tony Award-nominated actress and singer Megan Hilty will join the Boston Pops for a special performance at the scenic Castle Hill this summer. The highly […]

Arts & Entertainment

House Votes in Favor of Theater Tax Credit Program

It’s no secret that the local theater scene has been struggling lately, but a recent move by lawmakers may give it a much needed boost. […]

Arts & Entertainment

Cheers Live on Stage Is Coming to Boston

If you’re sick of watching Cheers reruns on Netflix, there’s a new way to experience the classic sitcom. The Boston-set NBC series is getting a […]

Lin-Manuel Miranda
Arts & Entertainment

Hamilton Dominated the 2016 Tony Award Nominations

The hit Broadway production Hamilton easily dominated the 2016 Tony Award nominations on Tuesday morning, earning a record-setting 16 nominations, including Best Musical. Brown University […]

Matt LeBlanc
Arts & Entertainment

Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry Had a Mini Friends Reunion

It’s been over a decade since Friends went off the air, but it looks like Joey and Chandler are still the best of buds. Matt […]

Arts & Entertainment

Nick Offerman Will Perform on Martha’s Vineyard This Summer

Local theater fans won’t have to travel all the way to New York in order to get a taste of Broadway this summer. Organizers recently […]

Arts & Entertainment

Irish Dance Groups Will Compete to Open for Riverdance in Boston

Irish dance groups from around New England will go head-to-head—or rather toe-to-toe—for a chance to open for Riverdance in Boston. The live audition, which is […]