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Danielle Baskerville in Janus Is A God

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From al fresco dance performances and an innovative arts festival to a production of a play that's intentionally offensive, here are the shows in and around the city that are generating lots of heat Read more

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School Girls; Or The African Mean Girls Play, 2019

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The Brothers Size, Old Stock, School Girls and Dear Evan Hansen lead the pack in critics' roundup of the year's finest shows Read more

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Louise Pitre and Ma-Anne Dionisio, Next To Normal

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Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical about a family coping with mental illness feels on-the-nose and obvious Read more

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From a play about the making of an iconic punk album to an award-winning musical that deals with mental illness, here are the shows getting lots of buzz this month Read more

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Every Brilliant Thing, Coriolanus, Fun Home and two plays from the Howland Company make our list of the year's most memorable shows Read more

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Musical about the death and legacy of a cult leader features stunning design elements, but flashbacks and lack of interaction take away from the experience Read more

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Photographer: John Lauener

Life After and Jerusalem win big at the annual stage awards, and some presenters address #TimesUp and sex-ed in schools Read more

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Fun Home, Mr. Shi And His Lover, The Humans and Kiinalik: These Sharp Tools get some love in end-of-season awards Read more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Musical Stage Company and Mirvish’s production of the Tony Award-winning adaptation of the Alison Bechdel graphic novel memoir will break your heart Read more

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Musical based on The Temptations heads up Mirvish lineup, with productions of Oslo, A Doll's House, Part 2 and Next To Normal making up Off-Mirvish season Read more

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LIFE AFTER-0477

Michael Cooper

This expanded version of the Fringe 2016 hit works best in its quiet, simple moments, and confirms Britta Johnson's enormous talents Read more

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Racheal McCaig

Three 2016 festival hits are returning this fall, retooled and ready for a whole new audience to discover them. I asked their creators what a difference a year makes in remounting a show. Read more

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Revamped take on Pushkin and Tchaikovsky's tragic love story is a fascinating mix of the old and new Read more

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