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    Light Up the Sky

    Presented by The Lyric Stage Company of Boston at The Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Boston

    May 15 - June 13, 2015

    What better way to stage Moss Hart’s riotous backstage comedy than with an all-star cast of Boston’s brightest and best comedians . . . and that’s just what's been assembled!

    Set in the Ritz-Carlton Boston, Light Up the Sky is a backstage comedy about the colorful artists involved in breathing life into a Broadway-bound play and that moment of anticipation and ...more


    How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

    Presented by Stoneham Theatre at Stoneham Theatre, Stoneham

    May 14 - June 7, 2015

    Book by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock, and Willie Gilbert
    Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser
    Based upon the book by Shepherd Mead
    Originally presented by Cy Feuer and Ernest H....more

    Hansel and Gretel

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    June 6 - June 7, 2015

    By Tanglewood Marionettes

    Hansel and Gretel is a riveting adventure story about a brother and sister who get lost in the woods. In this original adaptation, each sibling has a...more

    Lonely Planet

    Presented by Provincetown Theater

    May 27 - June 7, 2015

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    Robin Hood

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    June 4 - June 14, 2015

    By Brad Shur, Resident Artists

    Explore the wilds of Sherwood Forest in this rollicking retelling of the classic tale! When Robin discovers that the...more

    Badabingo!

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

    June 19, 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

    The Theatre of Words & Music

    Presented by Theatre of Words & Music at Salem Athenaeum, Salem

    June 19, 2015

    The Theatre of Words & Music is a bi-monthly event series which combines a literary reading with a concert, open mic, and pop-up art gallery. This month, Guggenheim-recipient and co-founder of...more

    Three

    Presented by Boston Public Works at BCA Plaza Black Box, Boston

    June 5 - June 20, 2015

    Your 20s are supposed to be glorious. In reality, they’re the worst. Three is a coming-of-age story about three young women finding validation, struggling against loneliness, and losing...more

    NorthEast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza - A Pop Culture Expo

    Presented by IMAGE Meet And Greet Entertainment LLC

    June 20 - June 21, 2015

     NorthEast Comic Con & Collectibles Extravaganza, a Pop Culture Expo, is a family friendly event featuring all things that appeal to fans of comics, movies, television and Nerd culture....more

    The Donkey Show

    Presented by American Repertory Theater at OBERON, Cambridge

    September 6, 2014 - June 27, 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

    Edith Can Shoot Things and Hit Them

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

    June 4 - June 27, 2015

    A New England Premiere by A. Rey Pamatmat
    Directed by Shawn LaCount

    With no parents, little food, and nothing in the bank account, 12-year-old Edith, her brother Kenny, and a giant...more

    THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN

    Presented by The Cape Playhouse at The Cape Playhouse, Dennis Village

    June 16 - June 27, 2015

    Straight from Broadway
    THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN
    starring Beth Fowler
    by Eric Coble
    directed by Skip Greer

    June 16 - 27, 2015

    Beth Fowler will star in the...more

    Shear Madness

    Presented by Shear Madness at Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 19, 2014 - June 28, 2015

    Discover for yourself why over 8 million people around the world have seen Shear Madness, the uproarious whodunit where the audience gets to solve the crime. A mixture of improvisation...more

    Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

    Presented by Dinner Detective Boston

    April 25 - July 11, 2015

    The Dinner Detective is America’s largest interactive murder mystery comedy dinner show. You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A...more

    The Drowsy Chaperone

    Presented by The Cape Playhouse at The Cape Playhouse, Dennis Village

    June 30 - July 11, 2015

    A Musical within a Comedy
    The Drowsy Chaperone 
    Starring JoAnne Worley
    Directed by Pamela Hunt
    Choreographed by Shea Sullivan

     

    The larger...more

    Intimate Exchanges by Alan Ayckbourn

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    July 1 - July 12, 2015

    Intimate Exchanges- A comedy by Alan Ayckbourn

    This surprising comedy by Ayckbourn, the master of the form, was nominated for London’s prestigious Olivier Award and...more

    Outside Mullingar

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

    June 25 - July 25, 2015

    Tony Nominee for Best Play, 2014.  From the author of Doubt and Moonstruck, a contemporary romantic comedy set in the Irish countryside. Rosemary is approaching 40 and Anthony...more

    The Three Musketeers

    Presented by Americana Theatre Company

    July 9 - July 25, 2015

    This June, Americana Theatre Company presents The Three Musketeers at The Spire Center for Performing Arts in downtown Plymouth. 

    United against the dangerous...more

    Outside Mullingar by John Patrick Shanley

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    July 15 - July 26, 2015

    Outside Mullingar - A comedy by John Patrick Shanley

    Tony nominated for Best Broadway play in 2014, Outside Mullingar was written by John Patrick Shanley, author of the...more

    Main Stage Show

    Presented by Improv Asylum at Improv Asylum, Boston

    September 5, 2013 - August 1, 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...more

    Saving Kitty

    Presented by Central Square Theater at Central Square Theater, Cambridge

    July 9 - August 2, 2015

    Kate and Huntley Hartley, atheist Manhattanites anxiously await the arrival of their daughter, up-and-coming television news producer Kitty, and her new beau Paul, for dinner—and much, much...more

    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...more

    ComedySportz Boston

    Presented by New England Fun at Davis Square Theatre, Somerville

    August 8, 2014 - August 15, 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

    Badabingo!

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

    August 21, 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

    Born Yesterday by Garson Kanin

    Presented by Peterborough Players at Peterborough Players, Peterborough

    August 12 - August 23, 2015

    Born Yesterday - A comedy by Garson Kanin

    A Broadway triumph, Born Yesterday is a deliciously witty screwball comedy. Millionaire junk-dealer Harry Brock goes to...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

    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

    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 Lives!

    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....more

    Blue Man Group

    Presented by Blue Man Group at Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 17, 2014 - August 30, 2015

    Blue Man Group's critically acclaimed show has been called "visually stunning," "wildly inventive," and "hysterically funny." Although it is impossible to...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

    Whose Wedding is it Anyway?

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

    May 16 - October 3, 2015

    ...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

    King Richard's Faire

    Presented by King Richard's Faire

    September 5 - October 25, 2015

    KING RICHARD'S FAIRE INVITES YOU TO ESCAPE REALITY, COME TO THE FAIRE

    King Richard's Faire, New England's largest and longest-running Renaissance Faire, announces its 2015 season, to run...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

    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

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

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