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Don Aucoin

Aucoin is the Globe's theater critic and a coauthor of "Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy.'' He has received numerous awards for his work, which has covered everything from television to politics to the Catholic Church’s abuse scandal.

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The Ticket: Theater

By , Globe Staff

Globe theater critic Don Aucoin’s guide to area productions, including North Shore Music Theatre’s “Monty Python’s Spamalot,’’ ArtsEmerson’s “Machine de Cirque,’’ SpeakEasy Stage Company’s “Significant Other,’’ and Nora Theatre Company’s “Marjorie Prime.’’

Stage Review

At North Shore, ‘Spamalot’ is the full Monty of farce

By , Globe Staff

At its best, the show at North Shore Music Theatre achieves a state that approaches comic delirium.

debate analysis

Clinton, Trump needed to connect with TV viewers. Did they?

By , Globe Staff

It was the rare political debate where you weren’t looking at your watch.

The Ticket: Theater

By , Globe Staff

Globe theater critic Don Aucoin’s guide to area productions, including “Machine de Cirque,’’ “Regular Singing,’’ and “Significant Other.’’