Theatre

Mary Cassatt, 'Woman In Black At The Opera'(1879)

Mary Cassatt
“Woman In Black At The Opera” (1879)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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Julius Caesar
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Bryn Boice
November 15 – December 17, 2017
Richard III
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Robert Walsh
February 7 – March 11, 2018
Much Ado About Nothing
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Benny Sato Ambush
April 11 – May 6, 2018
Greater Boston Stage Company
formerly Stoneham Theatre
Stoneham, MA
781-279-2200
She Loves Me
November 24 – December 23, 2017
Huntington Theatre Company
Boston, MA
617-266-0800
Tartuffe
by Moliere
Translated by Ranjit Bolt
Directed by Peter DuBois
Huntington Avenue Theatre / Avenue of the Arts / Symphony Hall area
November 10 – December 10, 2017
Mala
Written and performed by Melinda Lopez
Directed by David Dower
Originally produced by ArtsEmerson
Calderwood Pavilion / Boston Center for the Arts / South End
January 6-28, 2018
Bad Dates
by Theresa Rebeck
Directed by Jessica Stone
Huntington Avenue Theatre / Avenue of the Arts / Symphony Hall area
January 26 – February 25, 2018
Skeleton Crew
by Dominuque Morisseau
Calderwood Pavilion / Boston Center for the Arts / South End
March 2-31, 2018
Top Girls
by Caryl Churchill
Directed by Liesl Tommy
Huntington Avenue Theatre / Avenue of the Arts / Symphony Hall area
April 20 – May 20, 2018
Fall
by Bernard Weintraub
Directed by Peter DuBois
Calderwood Pavilion / Boston Center for the Arts / South End
May 18 – June 17, 2018
Lyric Stage Company of Boston
Copley Square area, Boston
Hold These Truths
by Jeanne Sakata
Directed by Benny Sato Ambush
December 1-31, 2017
Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Lowell, MA
978-654-4678
A Christmas Carol
by Charles Dickens
Adapted by Tony Brown
Directed by Megan Sandberg-Zakian
November 29 – December 24, 2017
Knyum
World Premiere
Written and performed by Vichet Chum
Directed by KJ Sanchez
January 10 – February 4, 2018
Lost Laughs: The Slapstick Tragedy of Fatty Arbuckle
World Premiere
Created by Aaron Munoz
Written by Andy Bayiates
Directed by Nathan Keepers
February 15 – March 11, 2018
Little Orphan Danny
World Premiere
Originally concived by Dan Finnerty
Created by Sean Daniels and Dan Finnerty
Book, Music and Lyrics by Dan Finnerty
Additional music by Dan Lipton
Directed by Sean Daniels
March 21 – April 15, 2018
The Villains’ Supper Club
World Premiere
by Lila Rose Kaplan
Directed by Sean Daniels
April 25 – May 20, 2018
New Repertory Theatre
Watertown, MA
617-923-8487
Man of La Mancha
by Dale Wasserman
Music by Joe Darion
Lyrics by Mitch Leigh
Directed by Antonio Ocampo-Guzman
December 1 – 24, 2017
Trinity Rep
Providence, RI
401-351-4242
Death of a Salesman
by Arthur Miller
Directed by Brian McEleney
September 28 – November 26, 2017
Skeleton Crew
by Dominique Morisseau
Directed by Tiffany Nichole Greene
September 28 – November 26, 2017
A Christmas Carol
by Charles Dickens
Original Music by Richard Cumming
Directed by Angela Brazil and Stephen Thorne
November 9 – December 31, 2017
Into the Breeches!
by George Brant
Directed by Tyler Dobrowsky
January 25 – February 25, 2018
Othello
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Whitney White
February 15 – March 18, 2018
Native Gardens
by Karen Zacarias
Directed by Christie Vela
April 5 – May 6, 2018
Ragtime
Book by Terrence McNally
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Based on the novel Ragtime by E.L. Doctorow
Directed by Curt Columbus
April 26 – May 27, 2018