Local playwright Lila Rose Kaplan specializes in comedies that focus on family dynamics with an awareness of how ridiculous people can be while also exposing their vulnerabilities. 3:04 p.m.
The Tony-winning Broadway star will combine conversation and song at the Colonial. 6:02 p.m.
Tony winner Andy Blankenbuehler discusses his early attachment to the musical, his imprint on the Broadway revival, and what he thinks about those brutal reviews of the film. 5:33 p.m.
From Norman Mailer novels to Led Zeppelin instrumentals, Melville’s elusive white whale shows up everywhere in our art and popular culture. 3:11 p.m.
Antoinette Nwandu's "Pass Over" considers the grim possibilities that might await two young men bantering on a street corner in the middle of the night. 1:44 p.m.
Just about any kind of comedy you'd want is playing somewhere on New Year's Eve. Here are our picks. 6:21 p.m.
An off-Broadway production of "Fiddler on the Roof'' is a must-see. 7:53 p.m.
Courtney Sale, currently the head of Seattle Children’s Theatre, succeeds Sean Daniels at the Lowell theater company. 12:42 p.m.