Pride and Prejudice

June 28, 2019
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Play (2017)
by Kate Hamill
Adapted from the novel by
Jane Austen
Actors Shakespeare Project
Balch Arena Theater
Tufts University, Medford, MA
June 5-28, 2019

A dramatized version of the famous satire, set in late eighteenth century England, about romantic fulfillment.

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June 27, 2019
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Adapted and translated by
Melinda Lopez
Based on the play (1934) by Federico GarcĂ­a Lorca

Directed by Melia Bensussen
Huntington Theatre Company
Boston Center for the Arts
South End, Boston
May 31 – June 30, 2019

A drama about marriage, procreation, community, temptation, jealousy, expectation and disappointment.

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Cloud 9

June 13, 2019
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Play (1979)
by Caryl Churchill
The Nora Theatre Company
Central Square Theater
June 6-30, 2019

A wild, surrealistic romp through the sexual mores of Victorian England and its contemporary reflection.

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I Hate Hamlet

June 6, 2019
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Play (1991)
by Paul Rudnick
Directed by Fran Weinberg
Titanic Theatre Company
Boston Center for the Arts
South End, Boston
May 30 – June 15, 2019

A sweetly intimate production of a play about a Hollywood television celebrity who comes to New York to star in a live production of Hamlet.

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Heads Up:
Across The Ages Dance Project

May 30, 2019
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Across The Ages Dance Project
Boston University Dance Theater
(entrance on Buick Street, off Commonwealth Avenue)
June 1, 2019 8:00pm
June 2, 2019 6:00pm

A dance concert featuring seven different works performed by dancers between the ages of 7 and 93.

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We Live In Cairo

May 30, 2019
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Musical (2016)
Book, Music and Lyrics by
Daniel Lazour and Patrick Lazour
Directed by Taibi Magar
American Repertory Theatre
Loeb Drama Center
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
May 14 – June 23, 2019

A brilliant and explosively energetic account of the Arab Spring demonstrations in Cairo in 2011, and a more subdued account of the more dismal sequelae.

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School Girls: Or, The African Mean Girls Play

May 23, 2019
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Play (2017)
by Jocelyn Bioh
Directed by Summer L. Williams
Speakeasy Stage Company
Boston Center for the Arts
South End, Boston
May 3-25, 2019

A sweet and funny play about viciously competitive Ugandan school girls.

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May 19, 2019
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Play (2015)
by Paula Vogel
Directed by Rebecca Taichman
Choreography by David Dorfman
Music Supervision by Lisa Gutkin
Huntington Theatre Company
Huntington Avenue Theatre
Symphony Hall area
April 26-May 25, 2019

A dramatization of the production history of the play God of Vengeance by Sholem Asch beginning a century ago, controversial because of its vivid depiction of a lesbian relationship.

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