Sweat

February 11, 2020
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Play (2015)
by Lynn Nottage

Directed by Kimberly Senior
Huntington Theatre Company
Huntington Avenue Theatre
Symphony Hall area, Boston
January 31 – March 1, 2020

A fictionalized narrative drawn from interviews with factory workers in Reading, PA.

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Truly, Madly, Deeply: Brahms, Bolcom, Lehár, Mozart, Rossini

February 9, 2020
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Concert
Mistral Music
St. Paul’s Church
Brookline, MA
February 9, 2020 5:00pm

A delightfully light-ish collection of love-inspired pieces in honor of Valentine’s Day.

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Detroit Red

February 6, 2020
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Play
by Will Power
World Premiere

Directed by Lee Sunday Evans
ArtsEmerson
Emerson Paramount Center
Theater district, Boston
February 1-16, 2020

A narratively collage-like, but intense and heartfelt, account of the early days of Malcolm X in Boston and New York.

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Gloria: A Life

January 30, 2020
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Play (2020)
by Emily Mann

Directed by Diane Paulus
American Repertory Theater
Loeb Drama Center
Harvard University
Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA
January 24 – March 1, 2020

Starring Patricia Kalember
An informative, entertaining and inspiring account of the life and career of the noted woman’s rights activist Gloria Steinem.

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Vanity Fair

January 27, 2020
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Play (2017)
by Kate Hamill
from the novel by
William Makepeace Thackeray

Directed by David R. Gammons
Underground Railway Theater
Central Square Theater
Central Square, Cambridge, MA
January 23 – February 23, 2020

A fun and pantomimish interpretation of the eighteenth century comedy of manners.

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We Banjo 3

January 25, 2020
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Concert
We Banjo 3
Global Arts Live
Somerville Theater
Davis Square, Somerville, MA
January 25, 2020 8:00pm

A wild ride by an Irish folk quartet playing some standard folk and some American roots and pop with a Celtic twist.

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Pass Over

January 23, 2020
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Play, Performance (2018)
by Antoinette Nwandu
Directed by Monica White Ndounou

Speakeasy Stage Company
Boston Center for the Arts
South End, Boston
January 3 – February 2, 2020

A cathartic allegory about two young black men imprisoned within a racist society very much like our own.

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Shostakovich, Mahler, Takemitsu

January 10, 2020
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Concert
A Far Cry
Sonja Tengblad, soprano
Dashon Burton, baritone
Jordan Hall, Boston
January 10, 2020 8:00pm

An exquisitely performed series of works by one of Boston’s premier chamber ensembles and two brilliant vocal soloists.

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