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    Million Dollar Quartet

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

    January 9 - January 11, 2015

    MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is the Tony® award-­?winning Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time.

    On December 4, 1956, these four young musicians were gathered together by Sam Phillips, the “Father of Rock ...more


    Bat Boy: The Musical

    Presented by Office for the Arts at Harvard

    November 14 - November 23, 2014

    Harvard University’s production of the cult hit musical comedy will debut new material by the show’s original writers! Hope Falls, West Virginia is a tranquil farming town like any...more

    Songs For A New World

    Presented by Cohasset Dramatic Club

    November 14 - November 23, 2014

    CDC is thrilled to present "Songs For A New World," a rarely seen or heard piece, and the first musical of composer Jason Robert Brown (PARADE,...more

    Judy Garland Live In Concert

    Presented by The Judy Garland Show at Jacques Underground, Boston

    November 8 - November 28, 2014

    Tribute artist Peter Mac is legendary star of stage and screen Judy Garland in Judy Garland Live in Concert. A self-described "male actress," Mac provides a seriously fun and...more

    HairSpray

    Presented by Needham Community Theatre at Newman Elementary School, Needham

    November 21 - November 30, 2014

    Needham Community Theatre presents HairSpray. Set in the 60's, it tells the story of a teenage girl fighting to integrate her local TV dance show.


    Sing-A-Long Mary Poppins

    Presented by Regent Theatre and Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    November 28 - November 30, 2014

    Sing-a-long with on-screen lyrics, play-a-long with your supercalifragilistic bag of props, and march-a-long in the onstage costume parade in your Mary Poppins inspired...more

    4 Girls 4: A Christmas Together

    Presented by The Wilbur Theatre at Wilbur Theatre, Boston

    December 2, 2014

    A fabulously flirty, funny frolic featuring four famous females: Andrea McArdle (Broadway’s original “Annie”, Starlight Express), Maureen McGovern (Grammy-nominated and...more

    Meet Me In St. Louis - Weston

    Presented by Weston Friendly Society of the Performing Arts at Weston Town Hall Theatre, Weston

    November 29 - December 6, 2014

    Meet Me In St. Louis is based on the classic, heartwarming 1944 film starring Judy Garland. A story about the Smith family that takes place in 1904 on the eve of the St. Louis World's...more

    Funny Girl

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

    November 6 - December 7, 2014

    Set in New York in the early 1900s, this is the story of vaudeville, radio, film and theater comedienne, Fanny Brice, from her Brooklyn beginnings as a star-struck Jewish teenager who...more

    Music at the Museum at the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds

    Presented by Historic Newton

    December 7, 2014

    The Cavalier consort is a group dedicated to performing lesser known music for the viola da gamba from the era of the English Civil War and Interregnum. They will perform a program of music from...more

    Odyssey Opera and BMOP Join Forces for Fantastic Mr. Fox

    Presented by Odyssey Opera and Boston Modern Orchestra Project at NEC's Jordan Hall, Boston

    December 7, 2014

     For one performance only, Fantastic Mr. Fox unites Odyssey Opera, BMOP, the Boston Children’s Chorus, and some of today’s top vocal performers including baritone John Brancy and...more

    Assassins

    Presented by Oberon and Harvard Radcliffe Dramatic Club at OBERON, Cambridge

    December 5 - December 8, 2014

     “Everybody’s got the right to be happy.”

     

    This dark and daring musical explores the life and times of those who have tried to or succeeded in killing...more

    Met Opera Live in HD: WAGNER - Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    December 13, 2014

    James Levine returns to one of his signature Wagner works conducting this epic comedy—back at the Met for the first time in eight years—about a group of Renaissance “master...more

    Zolushka

    Presented by Arlekin Players Theatre at Arsenal Center for the Arts Black Box Theater, Watertown

    December 11 - December 13, 2014

    Arlekin Players Theatre presents a rerun of Zolushka - an adaptation of a timeless masterpiece by Charles Perrault's Cinderella. Love, friendship, magic, music, laughter and much...more

    Christmas Time at Reagle!

    Presented by Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston at Robinson Theater, Waltham

    December 5 - December 14, 2014

    Reagle Music Theater of Greater Boston presents its annual holiday spectacular, Christmas Time at the Robinson Theatre (617 Lexington Street, Waltham, MA 02452).  Start your...more

    A New England Christmas

    Presented by Pontine Theatre

    December 12 - December 14, 2014

    Each season, Pontine’s Artistic Directors, Marguerite Mathews and Greg Gathers, perform a selection of Christmas stories and poems by New England authors, combining old favorites with new...more

    Stories, Sounds, and You: Explore Winter Stories through Music!

    Presented by New School of Music at New School of Music, Cambridge

    December 14, 2014

    Join us for an afternoon as we celebrate the winter season with live performance, musical story telling, creative movement and art. We’ll read some beloved winter stories, and turn them into...more

    Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center at Citi Wang Theatre, Boston

    December 9 - December 14, 2014

    First airing in 1964, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer has become a beloved Christmas classic – capturing the hearts and wonder of generations of fans. Now, 50 years later, something...more

    The Human Comedy

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA, Boston

    December 12 - December 18, 2014

    With music by Galt MacDermot (Hair) and based on William Saroyan’s novel of the same name, The Human Comedy is a folk opera and coming-of-age tale about small-town life in...more

    Broadway On Highland

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    December 19, 2014

    An open singing event!  If you love Broadway musicals, come sing your favorite Broadway tune with our fabulous accompanist, or just sit in the audience and enjoy the sing-a-long numbers. All...more

    The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)

    Presented by Moonbox Productions at BCA Plaza Theatre, Boston

    November 28 - December 20, 2014

    Moonbox Productions opens its fourth season with the delightful and hilarious musical parody The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) by Joanne Bogart and Eric Rockwell. This witty and...more

    13 Things About Ed Carpolotti

    Presented by Merrimack Repertory Theatre at Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Lowell

    November 28 - December 21, 2014

    Virginia Carpolotti is a devoted widow with loving memories for her recently-deceased husband. Though her love endures, her confidence in him flounders as one shady character after another comes...more

    A Christmas Carol

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

    December 5 - December 21, 2014

    Based on the Charles Dickens classic, A CHRISTMAS CAROL tells the tale of curmudgeonly miser Ebenezer Scrooge, who is visited by the ghosts of Christmases Past, Present and Future hoping to change...more

    The Little Prince

    Presented by New Repertory Theatre at Arsenal Center For The Arts Charles Mosesian Theater, Watertown

    November 22 - December 21, 2014

    An imaginative new take on the beloved novella, The Little Prince tells the story of a world-weary aviator and a mysterious, regal little boy who help each other discover rare and unique...more

    The Company Theatre Presents Seasonal Classic Musical

    Presented by The Company Theatre

    November 28 - December 21, 2014

     Based on the beloved timeless film, this heartwarming musical adaptation features songs and characters that evoke nostalgia for a traditional holiday filled with family, friends, and frosty...more

    Black Nativity

    Presented by National Center of Afro-American Artists at Paramount Center, Boston

    December 5 - December 21, 2014

    Produced by the National Center of Afro-American Artists, Black Nativity is the joyous account of an historic event that occurred 2,000 years ago. It’s a celebration that tells the...more

    Mainstage

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    May 2 - December 27, 2014

    ImprovBoston Mainstage is the cornerstone of comedic talent at ImprovBoston. Showcasing our Freeform style of play, an ever-evolving show, Mainstage is the heart of ImprovBoston. Blending games,...more

    Stage Time: The Improvised Improv Show for Improvisers

    Presented by ImprovBoston at ImprovBoston Theatre, Cambridge

    November 8 - December 27, 2014

     You want stage time? This is STAGE TIME, the improvised improv show for improvisers. Everybody gets to see a great show, and upper-level and grad improv students can get up onstage, geek out...more

    The Judy Garland Christmas Special

    Presented by The Judy Garland Show at Jacques Underground, Boston

    December 6 - December 27, 2014

    Back in 1963, the legendary star of stage and screen Judy Garland starred in a now-iconic Christmas special on CBS. Tribute artist Peter Mac steps into Garland's high heels in a salute to this...more

    The Christmas Revels

    Presented by Revels at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    December 12 - December 28, 2014

    A holiday tradition returns! The 44th annual Christmas Revels journeys to Victorian England for a joyous theatrical production set in the amazing Crystal Palace originally erected for London's...more

    Meet Me in St. Louis

    Presented by Stoneham Theatre at Stoneham Theatre, Stoneham

    November 28 - December 28, 2014

    Join the Smith family for the holidays as they face leaving their beloved St. Louis home and relocating to New York City. This heart-warming American musical is a celebration of family, home,...more

    Irving Berlin's White Christmas The Musical

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center at Citi Wang Theatre, Boston

    December 16 - December 28, 2014

    This holiday season discover the perfect gift for everyone on your list! Start with a timeless tale of joy and goodwill, fill it with classic Irving Berlin songs, top it off with glorious dancing...more

    Blue Man Group

    Presented by Blue Man Group at The Charles Playhouse, Boston

    September 17 - December 31, 2014

    OUR SPACE HAS A NEW FACE. Experience Blue Man Group at the newly renovated Charles Playhouse!

    Blue Man Group's critically acclaimed show has been called "visually...more

    New Year's Eve with The Boston Babydolls

    Presented by Boston Babydolls Burlesque and Boston Event Works at Chevalier Theatre, Medford

    December 31, 2014

    The Boston Babydolls, New England's award-winningest burlesque troupe, pull out all the stops for a New Year's Eve spectacular! A swirling blend of Times Square, the Moulin Rouge, and the...more

    The Light Princess

    Presented by American Repertory Theater

    December 6, 2014 - January 4, 2015

    Presented to great acclaim last season, this adaptation of George MacDonald’s classic fairy tale follows a young princess cursed to live without gravity. Floating through life unburdened by...more

    LEHÁR: The Merry Widow

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    January 17, 2015

    The great Renée Fleming stars as the beguiling femme fatale who captivates all Paris in Lehár’s enchanting operetta, seen in a new staging by Broadway virtuoso director and...more

    Sweeney Todd - In Concert/ Woodland Fundraiser

    Presented by Woodland Theatre Company

    January 17, 2015

    Help keep the arts alive in the Metro West area by supporting WTC in our fundraising efforts! This once-a-year special evening includes door prizes, raffles, a silent auction, and live,...more

    Sesame Street Live: Make a New Friend

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

    January 16 - January 18, 2015

    No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special - so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend...more

    OFFENBACH: Les Contes d’Hoffmann

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    January 31, 2015

    The magnetic tenor Vittorio Grigolo takes on the tortured poet and unwitting adventurer of the title of Offenbach’s operatic masterpiece, in the Met’s wild, kaleidoscopic production....more

    TCHAIKOVSKY: Iolanta, BARTÓK: Duke Bluebeard’s Castle

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    February 14, 2015

    On the heels of her triumphant Met performances in Eugene Onegin, soprano Anna Netrebko takes on another Tchaikovsky heroine in the first opera of this intriguing double bill, consisting of...more

    Flashdance The Musical

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

    February 13 - February 15, 2015

    Celebrating its 30th Anniversary, the pop culture phenomenon of FLASHDANCE is now live on stage. With electrifying dance at its core, FLASHDANCE: THE MUSICAL tells the inspiring and unforgettable...more

    The Wiz

    Presented by Fiddlehead Theatre Company at Strand Theatre, Boston

    February 13 - February 22, 2015

    The funky, modern re-telling of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum won 7 Tony awards.  This Broadway musical sets Dorothy's adventures in the Land of Oz to music in a...more

    Angels in America

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

    February 19 - February 22, 2015

    Based on the award-winning play by Tony Kushner, the operatic version of Angels in America is a story about the human experince, touching on relationships, love, loss, cowardice,...more

    Peter and the Wolf along with Hansel and Gretel: Classic Tales Told Through Music and Dance

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

    February 25, 2015

    Hansel and Gretel tells the story of a brother and sister who save themselves by outwitting a witch. Composed by Rhode Island native Larry Bell, this ballet transforms the well known...more

    Broadway On Highland

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    March 6, 2015

    An open singing event!  If you love Broadway musicals, come sing your favorite Broadway tune with our fabulous accompanist, or just sit in the audience and enjoy the sing-a-long numbers. All...more

    ROSSINI: La Donna del Lago

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    March 14, 2015

    Bel canto superstars Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez join forces for this Rossini showcase of vocal virtuosity, set in the medieval Scottish highlands and based on a beloved novel by...more

    Dishing With The Divas: A Musical Comedy

    Presented by Citi Performing Arts Center at Citi Shubert Theatre, Boston

    March 27, 2015

    The high-energy performance surrounds the final live studio broadcast of the hit talk show “GIRL TALK” on WPMS radio. The two radio hosts and their most popular regular guest, sex...more

    Big Fish

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

    March 13 - April 11, 2015

    Big Fish centers on Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman whose larger-than-life stories of epic adventures delight everyone around him, except his pragmatic son Will. Just as...more

    Massenet's CENDRILLON

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

    April 16 - April 19, 2015

    Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music: Opera Institute and School of Theatre present CENDRILLON, the well-known fairy tale about a young girl wronged and her ultimate redemption...more

    Neil Berg's 101 Years of Broadway

    Presented by Spectacle Management

    April 17 - April 19, 2015

    Back by popular demand with an all new line-up of Broadway hits! A smash-hit revue of American musical treasures from Irving Berlin to Andrew Lloyd Webber. 101 Years of Broadway recreates...more

    MASCAGNI: Cavalleria Rusticana LEONCAVALLO: Pagliacci

    Presented by Rockport Music at Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport

    April 25, 2015

    Opera’s most enduring tragic double bill returns in an evocative new production from Sir David McVicar, who sets the action across two time periods but in the same Sicilian village. Marcelo...more

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