Theater & dance

The Year in Arts 2017

Don Aucoin’s Top 10 theater picks for 2017

“Fun Home,” Broadway In Boston

“The Color Purple,’’ Boch Center

“Merrily We Roll Along,” Huntington Theatre Company


“Home,” ArtsEmerson

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“American Moor,” O.W.I. (Bureau of Theatre) and Phoenix Theatre Ensemble

“Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?,’’ Lyric Stage Company of Boston

“Topdog/Underdog,’’ Huntington Theatre Company

“Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women,’’ American Repertory Theater


“In the Heights,” Wheelock Family Theatre

“Edward II,’’ Actors’ Shakespeare Project

Don Aucoin can be reached at Follow him on Twitter @GlobeAucoin