Category Archive: Previews

‘Heartbeat’ follows in the steps of ‘Riverdance’

BOSTON — Heartbeat of Home, the electrifying new music and dance spectacular created by the producers and director of Riverdance, will make its East Coast debut in a limited engagement at Boston’s Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre… Continue reading

For NSMT’s Coffee, Scrooge is a role of lifetime

The story below is an expanded and revised version of a story that ran in the Boston Globe’s Holiday Arts Preview on Sunday, Nov. 24 BEVERLY — He was — and still is,… Continue reading

Wild about Harry? ‘Potted Potter’ comes to Boston

The hit off-Broadway show Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience – A Parody by Dan and Jeff comes to Boston for a limited, three week engagement, playing September 17 through October 6 at… Continue reading

Humans, horses are one in Cavalia’s Odysseo

  BOSTON — The internationally acclaimed Cavalia pushes the limits of live entertainment once again with its second production: a $30 million extravaganza that is wowing critics and audiences alike across North America.… Continue reading

‘Sound of Music’ opens NSMT season

BEVERLY — Let’s start at the very beginning… the award-winning North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) is alive with THE SOUND OF MUSIC as the treasured musical takes the stage for the first time… Continue reading

Vonnegut premiere highlights Speakeasy season

BOSTON — The World Premiere of KURT VONNEGUT’S MAKE UP YOUR MIND, the acclaimed Off-Broadway drama TRIBES, and the soul-stirring Broadway musical THE COLOR PURPLE are among the five premiere productions that SpeakEasy… Continue reading

Broadway in Boston unveils 2013-14 season

Courtesy Broadway in Boston BOSTON – Broadway In Boston is pleased to announce the upcoming 2013-2014 Lexus Broadway Season which will include ten theatrical productions at the Boston Opera House, the Citi Performing… Continue reading

Huntington announces 2013-2014 season

Courtesy Huntington Theatre Company BOSTON – Huntington Theatre Company has announced four productions of its 2013-2014 Season, each featuring celebrated artists beloved by Boston audiences. Continuing its 31-year tradition, the Huntington will present… Continue reading

Acclaimed ‘Clybourne Park’ comes to Speakeasy

Courtesy Speakeasy Stage Company BOSTON – From March 1-30, 2013, SpeakEasy Stage Company will proudly present the Boston-area premiere of “Clybourne Park,” winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the 2011 Olivier… Continue reading

Gloucester Stage’s 34th Season: Rites of Passion!

GLOUCESTER — Gloucester Stage Artistic Director Eric C. Engel recently announced Gloucester Stage’s 34th season of producing professional theatre in Gloucester, to begin on June 20 with the award-winning musical “Spring Awakening,“ directed… Continue reading