Cicely Tyson’s Trip to Posterity

By Shelley A. Sackett

Cicely Tyson has played Carrie Watts, the central character in Horton Foote’s 1953 drama, “The Trip to Bountiful,” on Broadway and television. Until December 7, she brings her Tony-Award winning role to Boston.Read More

‘Awake and Sing!’ Calls to All

By Shelley A. Sackett

Clifford Odets’ play featuring a Jewish family is at the Huntington Theatre in Boston through December 7.Read More

Matisyahu Announces Festival Of Light 2014 Tour

Grammy nominated artist Matisyahu returns in full force on December 15 for his annual Festival of Light tour.Read More

‘Les Miserables’ at NSMT

“Les Misérables.” The Tony Award-winning masterpiece is being presented in a unique in-the-round production by the North Shore Music Theatre through November 16.Read More

‘Bad Jews’ Strikes A Universal Note

By Shelley A. Sackett

The brilliant and provocative ‘Bad Jews’ is at the SpeakEasy Stage Company in Boston through November 29.Read More

Les Miserables at NSMT

Bill Hanney’s award-winning North Shore Music Theatre presents an all-new production of the world’s most popular musical, Les Misérables.Read More

A Jewish ‘Annie’ Stars At Boston's Wang Theatre

By Marvin Glassman

Nine-year-old Isabel (“Issie”) Swickle of Davie, Florida, stars in the title role. “Annie” will be at the Wang Theatre November 5-18.Read More

Comedian Richard Lewis At The JCC

Comic Richard Lewis will perform at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center on Saturday, November 1.Read More

Symphony by the Sea Opens Season

Symphony by the Sea will open its 34th season with ‘All for Opera’ on Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m. at Abbot Hall in Marblehead.Read More

‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ Still Relevant

By Shelley A. Sackett

The Huntington Theater’s production is delightfully entertaining. The script is poignant and amusing, and the actors project well and remember to pause long enough after their frequent funny lines to allow the audience its belly laughs. The cast is literally star-studded and it shows.Read More

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