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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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Stage review

A fateful dance between present and past in ‘The New Electric Ballroom’

By , Globe Staff

A long-ago encounter with a pop singer leaves its mark on Irish sisters in Enda Walsh’s play, presented by Gloucester Stage Company.

Stage Review

In ‘King Lear,’ Lyman is king of the Common

By , Globe Staff

Lyman’s towering performance offers the satisfying spectacle of a great actor putting his own distinctive stamp on a classic role.

Week ahead: Theater

By , Globe Staff

Globe reviewers offer a guide to area productions, including “The New Electric Ballroom’’ and “Colossal.”

The ticket: theater

By , Globe Staff

Globe reviewers offer a guide to area productions, including “Colossal,’’ “Lost in Yonkers,’’ and “The Comedy of Errors.’’