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Boston Actors Unite to Bring Albee Masterpiece to Life

By EDGE | Sep 23
A self-governing pack of energetic actors rouses Edward Albee's classic "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" under the Actors' Equity Member Project Code in the intimate setting of the Democracy House in Cambridge.


Theatre Reviews

The cast of 'Compleat Female Stage Beauty'

Compleat Female Stage Beauty

By Christopher Verleger | Sep 18
In a profound production of Jeffrey Hatcher's period piece at Epic, a firestorm erupts when a theater breaks a long-held tradition and casts a female to play Desdemona.

Meredith Forlenza and Malcolm-Jamal Warner in The Huntington Theatre's "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

By Michael Cox | Sep 17
Huntington Theatre Company's theatrical adaptation struggles only partly under the burden of celebrity. For the most part, the talented cast in this restatement of one of the seminal race relations films of the 1960s stands on its own.

The cast of 'Ivanov'

Anton Chekhov's 'Ivanov'

By Christopher Verleger | Sep 17
A man slowly comes to terms with where his life went wrong in Chekhov's comic drama of realism at Trinity Rep.


Theatre Features

Jessica Wagner

Jessica Wagner :: Loves Eliza's Journey in 'My Fair Lady'

By Joe Siegel | Sep 22
Seasoned musical theater veteran Jessica Wagner gets to play the dream role of Eliza Doolittle in Ocean State Theatre Company's "My Fair Lady" this week. EDGE spoke to the actress about the role.

Amelia Broome as Mrs. Lovett in "Sweeney Todd"

Consuming Humans :: Amelia Broome Plays Mrs. Lovett

By Michael Cox | Sep 20
Amelia Broome plays Mrs. Lovett one of the most compelling antiheros written for the musical theatre in the Lyric Stage Company's production of: "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," through October 11.

Billie Allen

Phylicia Rashad Interviews Billie Allen for League of Pro Theatre Women

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 20
On September 22, actress Phylicia Rashad will interview Billie Allen, for the League of Professional Theatre Women.