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Experiencing Waitress

Last year, I saw Beautiful: The Carole King Musical and blogged about it. I realized that I have a tendency to obsessively research a show before I see it, and considered what it’d be like to discover a show as I experienced it, to be surprised by a show. 588 more words


BOSTON: A record million dollars raised at American Repertory Theatre's "Boundless" Gala

The Board of Trustees of the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) is pleased to announce that the theater’s annual gala Boundless, which was held at the Boston Park Plaza Castle on Monday, March 2, with close to 500 supporters from around the country in attendance raised more than $1,000,000 in support of the theater’s artistic, community, and education programs. 957 more words


Suzan-Lori Parks’ epic "Father Comes Home From The Wars" wins Kennedy Prize for Drama

Columbia University and Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith announced Monday that Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Suzan-Lori Parks’ epic Father Comes Home From The Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3) is the 2015 winner of the Edward M. 1,277 more words


Barnstar! Has Earned That Exclamation Point!

Barnstar! is one the most enjoyable acts to see live, and their recent CD release show at OBERON drove that point home to the sold-out audience. 566 more words

Falling Slowly Onstage

The touring version of Once: The Musical is now in residence at Detroit’s Fisher Theatre through February 15th. Since that’s just up the street from me, I attended their first preview performance on Tuesday night. 295 more words


Novice 'American Psycho' Producer Finds Broadway Label Has More Cachet Than Nonprofit

The unholy alliance between commercial theater producers and subsidized theaters – where shows often try out en route to Broadway – took a bizarre twist Wednesday with news that Duncan Sheik’s musical adaptation of… 501 more words


'Finding Neverland' to get Summer premiere at A.R.T. in Cambridge, MA

Dates, casting set for new musical Finding Neverland as rehearsals get underway

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Diane Paulus, Artistic Director and William Russo, Managing Director; announced today the first production of its 2014/15 Season: the world premiere of the musical Finding Neverland, with music and lyrics by Gary Barlow and Elliot Kennedy, book by James Graham, directed by Diane Paulus with choreography by Mia Michaels, presented at A.R.T. 1,896 more words