Theater
The Wilbur Theatre is bringing big names to Boston

Comedy Shows in Boston Highlight Hollywood Stars

Beginning this week, a slew of Hollywood's A-list comedians will make appearances at the Wilbur Theatre, performing comedy shows in Boston.


Sweet Honey in The Rock

5 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Boston

Looking for ways to celebrate Black History Month in Boston? Take some time out this February to get a more nuanced view of the history of Boston.



VIP swag from last May's Boston Calling.

2014 Happenings in Downtown Boston Not to be Missed

You've seen every flick at the AMC. Cheered on all the sports teams (and have the swag to show for it). You're ready for a change-up on the event front...


Once the Musical will run at Boston Opera House January 7-19.

Once the Musical Takes the Stage in Boston

Confession: I don't always take kindly to musicals. Once the Musical, on the other hand, could make even me a believer.



Penn & Teller

Madness Meets Magic with Penn & Teller at Boston’s Shubert Theatre

Our theater scene hasn't seen the funny side of magic in over 10 years. But it's finally back. Local boys Penn & Teller bring their irreverent brand of...


The Blue Man Group; credit: David Hawe

The Blue Man Group Adds Color to the Theatre District

Usually when I'm positioned to have marshmallows biffed off my head, paint splashed on my shirt or chewed up pieces of Cap'n Crunch cereal all over me,...



reenactment of Boston Tea Party

Modern History: Revolution and Innovation Intersect at The Boston Tea Party Museum

The phrase "Tea Party" has come to have such a different connotation in recent years, it's easy to forget that the Boston Tea Party happened 240 years ago.


I Love Lucy Live on Stage makes its Boston debut at the historic Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre.

Seeing Red: I Love Lucy Live on Stage Rolls into Boston

Are you tired, run-down, listless? Forego the Vitameatavegamin and opt instead for the engaging glimpse into American TV history that is I Love Lucy...



Boston Ballet's The Nutcracker; photo credit Gene Schiavone

A Holiday Tradition: The Nutcracker Enchants Downtown Boston Again

Sweeter than Aunt Edna's fruitcake and not as tacky as a reindeer sweater, some Bostonians consider The Nutcracker Ballet the floodgate for all things...


Two Gentlemen of Verona

Shakespeare on the Common: Backstage Access from La Vie

Nothing quite says "VIP" like a backstage pass. Some might associate that experience only with rock bands and pop stars. But this month guests at the...