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    Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    July 29 - August 9, 2015

    One of the most successful and entertaining farces of all time, Charley’s Aunt centers on two Oxford undergraduates without an appropriate chaperone for a proper visit from their girlfriends. A quiet luncheon turns into a hilarious masquerade as the young ladies are introduced to the boys’ friend posing as Charley’s Aunt from Brazil — where the nuts come ...more


    THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

    Presented by Brown Box Theatre Project

    August 23, 2015

    Deception and desire abound in Shakespeare's classic comedy when Christopher Sly, a tinker tricked into believing himself a nobleman, is treated to a play wherein an ornery and willful woman is...more

    Pitter Patter Puppets

    Presented by Cape Rep Theatre at Cape Rep Outdoor Theatre, Brewster

    July 7 - August 25, 2015

    Puppeteer Mary Wilson’s wildly popular puppet shows are interactive, inventive and extremely funny.Outdoor Theater Daytime Children’s Shows. Rain or shine.  If it rains, we...more

    THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

    Presented by Brown Box Theatre Project

    August 27, 2015

    Deception and desire abound in Shakespeare's classic comedy when Christopher Sly, a tinker tricked into believing himself a nobleman, is treated to a play wherein an ornery and willful woman is...more

    ComedySportz Boston

    Presented by New England Fun at The Riot Theater, Jamaica Plain

    February 13 - August 28, 2015

    ComedySportz Boston is the fast-paced, family-friendly improv comedy played as a sport! A ComedySportz match features two teams of players competing for laughs and points, with a referee...more

    Sh!t-faced Shakespeare (Davis Square)

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

    April 14 - August 28, 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...more

    THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

    Presented by Brown Box Theatre Project at Francis D. Martini Memorial Shell Park, Boston

    August 28, 2015

    Deception and desire abound in Shakespeare's classic comedy when Christopher Sly, a tinker tricked into believing himself a nobleman, is treated to a play wherein an ornery and willful woman is...more

    Main Stage Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 5, 2013 - August 29, 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

    Family Show

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    April 4 - August 29, 2015

    Winner of the Nickelodeon award for Best Children's Theater, Family Show dishes out laughs for adults and children every Saturday. Audiences consider us the “Pixar” of...more

    Judy Garland Live!

    Presented by Peter Mac, LLC at Club Cafe, Boston

    June 6 - August 29, 2015

    Judy Garland Lives! :A Concert Tribute In Boston starring Peter Mac

    With June 2015 marking the 93rd birthday of Judy Garland, it feels entirely appropriate to rediscover the music...more

    The Golden Girls Live!: A Drag Parody

    Presented by Peter Mac, LLC at Club Cafe, Boston

    June 5 - August 29, 2015

    It's a loving drag parody tribute to your favorite sitcom senior citizens featuring everybody's favorite geriatric mother/daughter duo and the ditzy blonde and the southern sexy one. Picture It:...more

    Shit-faced Shakespeare (Harvard Square)

    Presented by Magnificent Bastard Productions and Cambridge Historical Tours at OBERON, Cambridge

    July 11 - August 29, 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...more

    Shear Madness

    Presented by Shear Madness at Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 19, 2014 - August 30, 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

    Blue Man Group

    Presented by Blue Man Group at Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 17, 2014 - August 30, 2015

    Blue Man Group combines music, technology and comedy to create a form of entertainment that defies categorization and appeals to people of all ages. Blue Man Group’s shows have been described by...more

    THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

    Presented by Brown Box Theatre Project

    August 29 - August 30, 2015

    Deception and desire abound in Shakespeare's classic comedy when Christopher Sly, a tinker tricked into believing himself a nobleman, is treated to a play wherein an ornery and willful woman is...more

    The Taming of the Shrew

    Presented by Brown Box Theatre Project

    August 30, 2015

    Deception and desire abound in Shakespeare's classic comedy when Christopher Sly, a tinker tricked into believing himself a nobleman, is treated to a play wherein an ornery and willful woman is...more

    Harburlesque

    Presented by Boston Babydolls Burlesque at Massachusetts Bay Lines, Boston

    July 15 - September 2, 2015

    The bonafide bumping, grinding, tassel-twirling, striptease troupe known as The Boston Babydolls will definitely float your boat when they bring their risque variety show to the decks of...more

    Elephant & Piggie's

    Presented by Cape Rep Theatre at Cape Rep Outdoor Theatre, Brewster

    July 1 - September 3, 2015

    Get ready for a musical experience ripped from the pages of Mo Willems's beloved, award-winning, best-selling children's books that will leave audiences doing the "Flippy Floppy Floory" dance...more

    All Our Best

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

    September 4 - September 5, 2015

    A musical revue designed and directed by Resident Musical Director, Scott Storr, and performed by over 20 Cape Rep company members from far and near, past and present. Special treats and...more

    Stella and Lou by Bruce Graham

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    August 26 - September 6, 2015

    Stella and Lou - A romantic comedy by Bruce Graham

    Is a second chance at love still possible — for two people who have a lot of miles on them? Lou is just about to...more

    Lip-Schtick; One Boy's Journey To Fabulous And Back! Season Ten!

    Presented by LipSchtick

    May 23 - September 6, 2015

    Scarbie celebrates season ten of Lip-Schtick; a fast, funny, inspiring show for all ages, genders, lifestyles and abilities.

    Lip-Schtick is a musical comedy which presents the life stories...more

    National Theatre Live: Everyman

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

    September 4 - September 6, 2015

    Everyman is successful, popular and riding high, but when Death comes calling he is forced to abandon the life he has built and embark on a last, frantic search to recruit a friend, anyone, to...more

    The Royal Shakespeare Company's The Merchant of Venice

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

    September 11 - September 13, 2015

    In the melting pot of Venice, trade is God. With its ships plying the globe, the city opens its arms to all—as long as they come prepared to do business and there is profit to be made. When the...more

    The Donkey Show

    Presented by American Repertory Theater at OBERON, Cambridge

    September 6, 2014 - September 26, 2015

    Tony Award-winner Diane Paulus's celebrated smash hit The Donkey Show brings you the ultimate disco experience - a crazy circus of mirror balls and feathered divas, of roller...more

    Whose Wedding is it Anyway?

    Presented by New England Fun at The Elephant & Castle Restaurant and Pub, Boston

    May 16 - October 3, 2015

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    The Boys in the Band

    Presented by Zeitgeist Stage Company at BCA Plaza Black Box, Boston

    September 11 - October 3, 2015

    Zeitgeist Stage Company opens their 15th season with "The Boys in the Band" by Mart Crowley.  The play opened in 1968 off-Broadway and is considered the first play to portray gay men in an...more

    Ernest Shackleton Loves Me

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

    September 20 - October 4, 2015

    Kat is a sleep deprived single mom who has just been fired from her day job as a video game music composer. When legendary gentleman-explorer Ernest Shackleton makes contact with Kat through a...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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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