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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At Symphony Hall, Audra McDonald has ‘a little bit of everything’

By , Globe Staff

At 44, with a record six Tony Awards to her name, McDonald ranks among the greatest theater artists of her generation.

Week ahead: Theater

By , Globe Staff

Globe reviewers offer a guide to area productions, including “The Big Meal,’’ “Intimate Apparel,’’ “The King of Second Avenue,’’ “Uncle Jack,’’ “Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2, & 3),’’ “Shockheaded Peter,’’ and “The Colored Museum.’'

Stage Review

A tour de force by Oliva in ‘Grounded’

By , Globe Staff

Celeste Oliva brings a coiled, unpredictable intensity to her portrayal of a hard-edged fighter pilot in Nora Theatre Company’s production.

The ticket: Theater


Critic’s picks for the upcoming week.