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    Colossal

    Presented by Company One Theatre at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Boston

    July 17 - August 15, 2015

    The beauty and brutality of football seduce Mike to stray from the path his father had mapped out for him, but when a standard play goes catastrophically wrong, Mike has to tackle the past and make peace with the man he dreamed he would be. Played in four quarters with a half time show, dance company, and a drumline, Colossal's explosive theatrical storytelling and full-contact physicality carries ...more


    Las Posadas

    Presented by Alchemists' Workshop at Boston Playwrights' Theatre, Boston

    Ongoing

    Alchemists' Workshop, a professional touring company from Henniker, NH, will present the Boston premiere of Las Posadas, a new musical based on the Tomie dePaola classic holiday story,...more

    Puppet Showplace Slam: Summer Edition

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    July 16, 2016

    Every other month Puppet Showplace Theater stays open late to present the region's finest short-form puppetry acts...for adults! Live Music, Cash Bar.

    Funding made possible in part by the...more

    Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage

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

    June 7 - June 12, 2016

    Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage is a record-breaking live theatre sensation, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing. Featuring the...more

    HOME OF THE BRAVE by Lila Rose Kaplan

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

    April 20 - May 15, 2016

    What happens in the barn stays in the barn.

    World Premiere

    Featuring Karen MacDonald (pictured)

    Senator Bernadette Spence is ready to run for...more

    Premeditation

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

    May 4 - May 14, 2016

    Fifty percent of marriages end in divorce, but how many end in murder? Meet two disgruntled housewives from opposite sides of the track: Esmeralda, sophisticated and calculating, and Lydia,...more

    Saturday Night Fever

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

    May 6 - May 8, 2016


    “Unforgettable songs and big choreographic setpieces!”    – Daily Telegraph

    Saturday Night Fever: The Musical, the iconic story of Tony, the kid from...more

    The Merry Widow

    Presented by Boston Lyric Opera at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    April 29 - May 8, 2016

    Music by Franz Lehár
    Libretto by Viktor Léon and Leo Stein
    Sung mainly in English, with projected translations.

    As heady as champagne, Franz Lehár’s classic operetta draws...more

    Daughter of a Cuban Revolution

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

    April 27 - May 1, 2016

    Daughter of a Cuban Revolutionary presents the astonishing tale of three towering figures in the life of versatile performer Marissa Chibas. As she recalls her father, Raul Chibas (who co-wrote...more

    Historia De Amor

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

    April 21 - April 24, 2016

    With the grit and imagery of a dark graphic novel comes this violent story that destroys the boundaries between domination and submission. Based on the French novel by Régis Jauffret, Historia de...more

    THE REALNESS: A BREAK BEAT PLAY by Idris Goodwin

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

    March 16 - April 10, 2016

    There’s nothing more hip-hop than falling in love.

    World Premiere

    It’s 1996, the hip-hop scene is roaring, and T.O. has arrived in the city, eager to...more

    Werther

    Presented by Boston Lyric Opera at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    March 11 - March 20, 2016

    Music by Jules Massenet
    Libretto by Édouard Blau, Paul Milliet, and Georges Hartmann
    Sung in French with projected English translation

    Irresistibly melodic and extraordinarily...more

    Not I / Footfalls / Rockaby

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

    March 16 - March 20, 2016

    In this critically acclaimed staging of three one-woman plays by Samuel Beckett, directed by the playwright’s longtime friend Walter Asmus, the obsessive rhythms of existence are laid bare. In...more

    Puppet Showplace Slam: World Day of Puppetry

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    March 19, 2016

    Every other month Puppet Showplace Theater stays open late to present the region’s finest short-form puppetry acts...for adults! Join us as we celebrate the World Day of Puppetry with an...more

    Annie

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

    March 11 - March 13, 2016

    “Overflowing! Big, warm hearted and funny!”    – New York Post

    Leapin’ Lizards! The world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form. Directed by original...more

    TINKER TO EVERS TO CHANCE by Mat Smart

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

    February 10 - March 6, 2016

    The power of the love of the game.

    Baseball fans know all about commitment and hope. But in life outside the ballpark, that dedication can be harder to hold on to. Lauren...more

    The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra Go!

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

    February 19 - March 6, 2016

    Using a mix of action-driven storytelling, puppetry, and visual magic, The Wong Kids transports its audience into the far reaches of the galaxy. Violet and Bruce Wong just don’t fit in with the...more

    Three Sisters

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

    March 2 - March 6, 2016

    One of Russia’s premiere theatre companies presents this luminous retelling of Chekhov's masterpiece, which follows three sisters who are forced to leave Moscow for life in a provincial town....more

    Late Nite Catechism

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

    March 5, 2016

    Late Nite Catechism is an uproariously funny play that takes the audience back to their youth. Become a student in Sister's class as she takes you back to the days of the Latin Mass, meatless...more

    An Octoroon

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

    January 29 - February 27, 2016

    The hottest play of 1859 is back! There's trouble at the plantation: no one is falling in love with who they should be, someone has been murdered, and unless the mail comes soon all hope is lost!...more

    42nd Street

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

    February 19 - February 21, 2016

    “Old-fashioned, lavish showmanship.”    – Variety

    The quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street is the song and dance fable of Broadway with...more

    Ragtime The Musical

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

    January 29 - January 31, 2016

    “One of the best musicals in recent decades”    – Hollywood Reporter

    At the dawn of a new century, everything is changing . . . and anything is possible.  The stories...more

    THE WHITE CHIP by Sean Daniels

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

    January 6 - January 31, 2016

    Laughing at a drunk guy, but in a good way.

    World Premiere

    Things start out so well for our hero. After all, not every Mormon boy gets to be baptized for...more

    National Theatre Live: Behind the Beautiful Forevers

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

    January 29 - January 31, 2016

    Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo spent three years in Annawadi recording the lives of its residents. From her uncompromising book, winner of the National Book Award for Nonfiction in 2012,...more

    Twelfth Night

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

    January 20 - January 30, 2016

    In this fresh, fast-paced remix of Shakespeare’s comedy, classical verse meets mayhem as two worlds collide. Olivia’s puritanical household is clashing with Sir Toby’s insatiable appetite...more

    National Theatre Live: Treasure Island

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

    January 8 - January 10, 2016

    Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, filmed live at the National Theatre.
    It’s a dark,...more

    Intimate Illusions "A Magical and Musical Experience"

    Presented by Intimate Illusions at Omni Parker House, Boston

    December 26 - December 27, 2015

    Experience the magic of the holidays with a special edition of master magician Ivan Amodei's critically acclaimed show, Intimate Illusions. He'll put his senses -- and yours -- to the ultimate...more

    All Access Improv

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    April 4 - December 26, 2015

    Fast. Furious. Funny. All Access Improv delivers a high-octane, completely off-the-cuff comedic force of nature every Saturday at 6PM in the Main Theater. Appropriate for anyone with a...more

    IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY, Adapted by Joe Landry

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

    November 25 - December 20, 2015

    No man is a failure who has friends.

    Bring your whole family and come together with the community to celebrate the holiday season. This heartwarming classic is presented...more

    Studio 40

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    October 3, 2014 - December 18, 2015

    Studio Teams are independent improv ensembles from the Boston Area who have been hand-selected by ImprovBoston to showcase regularly in the IB Studio Theater, OH! Oh! Studio! They are...more

    Badabingo!

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

    December 18, 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

    A Christmas Celtic Sojourn

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    December 15, 2015

    Brian O’Donovan’s A Celtic Sojourn has thrilled radio audiences for twenty-eight years. For the last thirteen, the Christmas-time live version of the show has drawn on Celtic, Pagan, and...more

    Tomaseen Foley’s A Celtic Christmas

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

    December 13, 2015

    Tomaseen Foley’s A Celtic Christmas recreates the joy and innocence of a night before Christmas in a farmhouse in the remote parish of Teampall an Ghleanntain in the west of Ireland,...more

    A Christmas Carol

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

    December 11, 2015

    The powerful story of Ebenezer Scrooge has been made into a wonderful family musical! Charles Dickens’ classic story of Scrooge and Tiny Tim, filled with lively song and dance and featuring over...more

    Peppa Pig

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

    December 8, 2015

    More fun than a muddy puddle! Peppa Pig's Big Splash is an action-packed live show, based on the popular Peppa Pig television series, designed to deliver to preschoolers and young...more

    La Cage Aux Folles

    Presented by Cape Rep Theatre at Cape Rep Indoor Theater, Brewster

    November 5 - December 6, 2015

    Albin and Georges are life partners who own a popular drag nightclub in St. Tropez where Albin is the star performer.  When Georges's son, Jean-Michel, wants to bring his fiancée...more

    Rachel Feinstein

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club, Somerville

    December 3, 2015

    RACHEL FEINSTEIN is a nationally touring comedian and actress who is best known for her ability to morph into various ethnicities and genders. Huffington Post called her “the only comedian we've...more

    The Teaseday Club

    Presented by Boston Babydolls Burlesque at Davis Square Theatre, Somerville

    August 4 - December 1, 2015

    Elegant, eclectic, and esoteric, The Teaseday Club was created to answer that burning question: What the heck is there to do on a Tuesday night in Somerville?

    On the...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

    uCarmen / A Midsummer Night's Dream

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

    November 10 - November 22, 2015

    After the nonstop joy parade that was last season’s The Magic Flute, South Africa’s world-renowned Isango Ensemble returns to Boston with two new reimagined opera classics: uCarmen and A...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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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 by Lauren Gunderson

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

    October 7 - November 1, 2015

    They have more in common than they know.

    Caroline hates poetry. She’s also something of a loner. So just about the last thing she wanted was a complete stranger named...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

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