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    Kinky Boots

    Presented by Lexus Broadway In Boston at Boston Opera House, Boston

    August 11 - August 30, 2015

    Kinky Boots is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy and Tony-winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Inspired by true events, Kinky Boots takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous ...more


    La Boheme

    Presented by Boston Lyric Opera at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    October 2 - October 11, 2015

    Music by Giacomo Puccini
    Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa

    Sung in Italian with projected English translation

    Puccini’s poetic masterpiece is reimagined against...more

    The Book Of Mormon

    Presented by Lexus Broadway In Boston at Citi Emerson Colonial Theatre, Boston

    September 1 - October 11, 2015

    The New York Times calls it “the best musical of this century.” The Washington Post says, “It is the kind of evening that restores your faith in musicals.”...more

    Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella

    Presented by Lexus Broadway In Boston at Boston Opera House, Boston

    September 29 - October 11, 2015

    Music: Richard Rodgers
    Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II
    Book: Douglas Carter Beane

    Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical...more

    Jack and the Beanstalk

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    October 10 - October 12, 2015

    by Crabgrass Puppet Theatre

    Sent to the market to sell his old cow, Jack returns home with nothing more than a handful of beans. His mother is not impressed! Jack doesn't know where...more

    NT Live: HAMLET

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    October 15, 2015

    Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great...more

    National Theatre in HD: Hamlet

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    October 15, 2015

    Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great...more

    Badabingo!

    Presented by New England Fun and Mystery Cafe at Riccardo's Ristorante, Boston

    October 16, 2015

    In a world of 24/7 media and high-tech surveillance, the Falaguerra mob family has decided to go straight!  Seeking to clean up their image by putting together a legitimate business-...more

    1984

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Boston University Theatre, Mainstage, Boston

    October 17, 2015

    George Orwell’s classic novel takes on a frightening contemporary topic. In Oceania, Big Brother watches everyone, everywhere. Winston and Julia resist the oppressive governing Party that...more

    Puppet Showplace Slam: Grown Up Fairy Tales

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    October 17, 2015

    Every other month Puppet Showplace Theater stays open late to present the region’s finest short-form puppetry acts...for adults! Each piece is performed by a different artist, and the...more

    Julius Caesar

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Boston University Theatre, Mainstage, Boston

    October 18, 2015

    In Shakespeare’s political tragedy, suspicions arise when the beloved Caesar gains popularity among his people. Fearing that he will corrupt the freedom of the State, other members of the...more

    Mr. Joy

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at The Jackie Liebergott Black Box at the Paramount Center, Boston

    September 22 - October 18, 2015

    What happened to Mr. Joy? A Harlem community is disrupted when a Chinese immigrant’s shoe repair shop, a neighborhood pillar for decades, does not open its doors. Playwright and...more

    Cinderella in the Wild West

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    October 17 - October 18, 2015

    by Robert Rogers Puppet Company

    Get ready for an all-American version of the famous fairytale! Cindy Lou Rella gets lost as a baby in the Wild West. She outwits wild animals until a...more

    Songs for a New World

    Presented by Brandeis Department of Theater Arts at Spingold Theater Center, Mainstage Theater, Waltham

    October 15 - October 18, 2015

     

    The first musical from Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown (Parade, The Last Five Years, The Bridges of Madison County), this moving collection of powerful songs...more

    The Threepenny Opera

    Presented by The Boston Conservatory at The Boston Conservatory Theater, Boston

    October 15 - October 18, 2015

    Brecht and Weill turned to John Gay's 18th-century The Beggar's Opera to fashion this savage, biting commentary on bourgeois capitalism and modern morality. Set in Victorian London, the...more

    Menopause, The Musical

    Presented by Spectacle Management at Plymouth Memorial Hall, Plymouth

    October 22, 2015

    Spectacle Management is proud to announce Menopause the Musical for one show only at Plymouth Memorial Hall on Thursday, October 22 at 7:30pm. This hilarious musical parody staged to classic tunes...more

    Des Bishop

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at The Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    October 24, 2015

    The openness and honesty of his presenting style combined with his restless imagination and perceptive comic observations make Des Bishop a must-see for fans of unique, insightful and provocative...more

    An Audience With Meow Meow

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Cutler Majestic Theatre at Emerson College, Boston

    October 8 - October 24, 2015

    Meow Meow is the most brilliant comic diva in this business we call show. An international singing sensation with no fixed address, she travels the world lugging her many suitcases and her...more

    Sh*t-Faced Shakespeare

    Presented by Cambridge Historical Tours and Magnificent Bastard Productions at Davis Square Theatre, Somerville

    September 3 - October 24, 2015

    Shit-faced Shakespeare is the deeply highbrow fusion of an entirely serious Shakespeare play with an entirely shit-faced cast member. Side-splitting, raucous and completely interactive, the...more

    The Producers

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    October 23 - October 25, 2015

    “A combination of unstoppable laughter and sheer happiness”    – Daily Telegraph

    Bialystock and Bloom! Those names should strike terror and hysteria in anyone familiar with...more

    Menopause, The Musical

    Presented by Spectacle Management at Cary Memorial Hall (Battin Hall), Lexington

    October 23 - October 25, 2015

    COME JOIN OUR SISTERHOOD! This hilarious musical parody staged to classic tunes from the '60s, '70s and '80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide...more

    Lollipops for Breakfast

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    October 22 - October 25, 2015

    by Bonnie Duncan

    Everyone knows you can’t have lollipops for breakfast! But today, Sylvie decides she’s going to break that rule, even if it means she has to make her own...more

    Delirium

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Boston University Theatre, Lane-Comley Studio 210, Boston

    October 22 - October 25, 2015

    Created by Theatre O, Delirium is a hilarious, brutal, tragic, and radical reinterpretation of The Brothers Karamazov, Dostoevsky's classic and compelling tale of...more

    Carousel

    Presented by Boston College Theatre Department at Boston College, Robsham Theater Arts Center, Chestnut Hill

    October 21 - October 25, 2015

    In a Maine coastal village toward the end of the 19th century, the swaggering, carefree carnival barker, Billy Bigelow, captivates and marries the naive millworker, Julie Jordan. Billy loses his...more

    NT Live: HAMLET

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    October 29, 2015

    Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great...more

    Shear Madness

    Presented by Shear Madness at Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 19, 2014 - October 31, 2015

    Seen by over 10 million people worldwide, this wildly popular comedy keeps every audience laughing as they try to outwit the suspects and catch the killer. New clues and up to the...more

    The Salem Haunted Magic Show

    Presented by The Salem Haunted Magic Show

    October 2 - November 1, 2015

    The Salem Haunted Magic Show is proud to present for the 2015 season, Hysteria: Redux...more

    I and You

    Presented by Merrimack Repertory Theatre at Nancy L. Donahue Theatre at Liberty Hall, Lowell

    October 7 - November 1, 2015

    by Lauren Gunderson

    Regional Premiere
    Winner of the Steinberg/ATCA New Play Award

    Caroline hates poetry. She’s also something of a loner. So just about the last...more

    2015 Haiti Movie Awards

    Presented by Motion Picture Association of Haiti, Inc

    November 1, 2015

    Once a year,  The Motion Picture Association of Haiti (MPAH) comes together with various businesses, civic leaders, renowned Haitian actors, and Hollywood actors of Haitian descent to...more

    Dr. Doohickey and the Monster Machine

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    October 29 - November 1, 2015

    by Resident Artist Brad Shur

    Dr. Doohickey thinks that monsters are more interesting than people. Why have two arms when you could have seven? Join the good doctor and his rabbit...more

    Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    November 6 - November 8, 2015


    “100 times better than any bedside story.”    – The New York Times

    Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical is the record-setting Broadway...more

    Capitol Steps

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    November 8, 2015

    Political satire gets a musical makeover with the uproarious comedy troupe Capitol Steps.  Adapting familiar pop hits to skewer both sides of the political spectrum, the Capitol Steps revel...more

    Luna Gale

    Presented by Stoneham Theatre at Stoneham Theatre, Stoneham

    October 22 - November 8, 2015

    By Rebecca Gilman
    Directed by Rebecca Bradshaw

    Six-month-old Luna is at the heart of a raging storm. This gripping new drama about a heart-wrenching custody battle...more

    Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    November 13, 2015

    Step into a world of wonder where dreams come true in Disney Live! presents Three Classic Fairy Tales Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt. Join Mickey and Minnie as they...more

    Arlo Guthrie "Alice's Restaurant" 50th Anniversary Tour

    Presented by Zeiterion Performing Arts Center at Zeiterion Performing Arts Center, New Bedford

    November 13, 2015

    Folk music icon Arlo Guthrie is a legendary artists who shares timeless stories and unforgettable classic songs, and you can see him at The Z for the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the...more

    Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra Performs Jesus Christ Superstar

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    November 6 - November 14, 2015

    As the Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra’s first studio recording, ‘Jesus Christ Superstar—A 21st Century Tribute to the Brown Album’ was the project that put so many musicians and singers...more

    Chopin Without Piano

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Paramount Center, Boston

    November 11 - November 14, 2015

    Take Chopin’s piano concertos, remove the piano and replace it with a monologue detailing the composer’s life and radical approach to music. The result is Chopin without Piano, a staggeringly...more

    Sister Act

    Presented by North Shore Music Theatre at North Shore Music Theatre, Beverly

    November 3 - November 15, 2015

    SISTER ACT is the feel-amazing musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that will have audiences jumping to their feet! When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a...more

    Choice

    Presented by Huntington Theatre Company at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Virginia Wimberly Theatre, Boston

    October 16 - November 15, 2015

    By Winnie Holzman
    Directed by Sheryl Kaller

    When successful journalist Zipporah Zunder takes on an assignment to investigate a new and polarizing social phenomenon, she is...more

    Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

    Presented by Lexus Broadway In Boston at Boston Opera House, Boston

    November 3 - November 15, 2015

    Beautiful – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her...more

    National Theatre Live: Hamlet

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    November 13 - November 15, 2015

    Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.
    Directed...more

    Stage & Screen: Down By Law

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    November 16, 2015

    Director Jim Jarmusch followed up his brilliant breakout film Stranger Than Paradise with another, equally beloved portrait of loners and misfits in the American...more

    Big Love

    Presented by Boston College Theatre Department at Boston College, Robsham Theater Arts Center, Chestnut Hill

    November 19 - November 22, 2015

    Based on Aeschylus's The Suppliants, this play is about fifty brides who flee to a manor in Italy to avoid marrying their fifty cousins. The play takes the plot of the original...more

    National Acrobats & Circus of the People's Republic of China

    Presented by Music Worcester at Mechanics Hall, Worcester

    November 22, 2015

    Direct from Beijing, The National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China. “Peking Dreams” was founded in 1953, making it one of the longest running and most distinguished...more

    The Royal Shakespeare Company's Henry V

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    November 21 - November 22, 2015

    Henry IV is dead and Hal is King. With England in a state of unrest, he must leave his rebellious youth behind, striving to gain the respect of his nobility and people. After the French Dauphin...more

    A Taste of Honey

    Presented by Boston Center for American Performance at Boston University Theatre, Lane-Comley Studio 210, Boston

    November 11 - November 22, 2015

    Boston Center for American Performance (BCAP), the professional extension of the BU CFA School of Theatre, presents the story of a
    working-class adolescent girl and her relationships...more

    The Trumpet of the Swan

    Presented by Wheelock Family Theatre at Wheelock Family Theatre, Boston

    October 23 - November 22, 2015

    Based on the the book by E. B. White
    Written and adapted for the stage by Joseph Robinette 
    Directed by Shelley Bolman
    Starring Elbert Joseph as Louis
    ...more

    Afternoon Delight

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 6, 2014 - November 28, 2015

    Afternoon Delight is a hilarious, fully improvised, two-act show that’ll leave you wanting more. Actors from the Main Stage Show cast join alumni and NXT company actors to create an...more

    Main Stage Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 5, 2013 - November 28, 2015

    Improv Asylum's Main Stage Show combines interactive improv sets with hilarious sketches that're sure to leave audiences clamoring for more. This hilarious cast comes together on Thursdays,...more

    Casa Valentina

    Presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Roberts Studio Theatre, Boston

    October 24 - November 28, 2015

    Written by Harvey Fierstein
    Directed by Scott Edmiston

    2014 Tony Award Nominee: Best Play

    Based on actual events, Casa Valentina takes...more

    National Theatre Live: John

    Presented by ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    November 27 - November 29, 2015

    DV8 Physical Theatre’s new production, John, authentically depicts real-life stories, combining movement and spoken word to create an intense and poignant theatrical experience.
    Artistic...more

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