Shows & Events

  • Cabaret

    Cabaret, by Broadway legends Kander and Ebb, is a raw and powerful jazz musical that explores the dark life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates on the eve of Hitler’s rise to power in Weimar, Germany. Presented by Moonbox Productions April 14 - April 29, 2018. 

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  • The Lyons

    Described as “black comedy perfection” and at times both hilarious and heartbreaking The Lyons is about a family grappling with the impending death of its patriarch. Presented by Titanic Theatre Company Apr 19 - May 5, 2018. 

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  • Top Girls

    Career-driven Marlene has just landed the top job at a London employment agency over a male colleague. To celebrate, she hosts a lavish dinner with a group of famous and adventurous historical women who cheer the successes and bemoan the sacrifices required to be a “top girl” in a man’s world. Churchill’s groundbreaking masterpiece, originally a rebuke of Margaret Thatcher’s England in the 1980s, remains as relevant and powerful today.

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  • George Orwell's 1984

    George Orwell's prophetic, nightmarish vision of "negative utopia" is timelier than ever- and its warnings more powerful. Presented by Boston Children's Theatre Apr 21 - Apr 29, 2018. 

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  • Love! Valour! Compassion!

    Love! Valour! Compassion! is the 1995 Tony Award Winner for Best Play and the 1995 Drama Desk Award Winner for Outstanding Play. At a beautiful Dutchess County Farmhouse, eight gay male friends hash out their passions, resentments, and fears over the course of three summer weekends. Presented by Zeitgeist Stage Company April 27 - May 19, 2018

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  • Allegiance

    An uplifting testament to the power of the human spirit, Allegiance follows the Kimuras as they fight between duty and defiance, custom and change, family bonds and forbidden loves. Presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company, May 4 - June 2, 2018.

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  • still, now

    After witnessing the fall of the twin towers, Annie head to Japan to study Butoh, looking for a dance form that expresses the destruction she can't comprehend. Ten years later, Annie is diagnosed with stage four cancer and returns to Butoh to prepare for her final dance. still, now asks the question: what can our bodies teach us that our minds cannot fathom?  Presented by Heart & Dagger Productions May 4 - 11, 2018

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  • Boston Theater Marathon XX

    50 ten-minutes plays by 50 New England playwrights presented by 50 New England theatre companies in 10 hours. Presented by Boston Playwrights' Theatre May 6, 2018

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  • Heritage Hill Naturals

    In an effort to avoid confronting her declining mental health, recent college graduate Lucilia volunteers a month of free labor to an organic farm in rural Georgia. There, she encounters ignorance bordering on racism, religious fanaticism, and too healthy eating habits that force her to question whether escaping into a world of green living was really an escape at all. Presented by Fresh Ink Theatre Company, May 11  - May 26, 2018.

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  • Trapped

    Palaver Strings, in collaboration with Strange News, will explore what it means to be trapped through theater and music. Presented by Pavaler Strings and Strange News May 18 - 19, 2018

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  • The Last Act

    This fiery, sexy drama portrays the Palestinian-Israel conflict with Strindberg’s Miss Julie. Presented by Israeli Stage May 18 - June 1, 2018. 

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  • The 36th Elliot Norton Awards

    The Elliot Norton Awards are presented annually to recognize achievement in the Greater Boston theatre community. Presented by The Boston Theater Critics Association May 21, 2018 

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  • Fall

    Arthur Miller, the most celebrated American playwright of the 20th century, was said to be the moral conscience of the nation, but he had a secret: a son born with Down syndrome whom he refused to acknowledge. Renowned Hollywood reporter Bernard Weinraub explores the fascinating untold story of Miller and his third wife, photographer Inge Morath, and the divide between their public personas and private lives.

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  • Divas

    A new theatre work by Laura Neill with musical selections ranging from Purcell to Puccini. Presented by OperaHub June 21 - 30, 2018. 

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  • Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical

    Polkadots: the Cool Kids Musical follows 8-year-old Lily Polkadot who just moved to the "Squares Only" small town of Rockaway. Presented by Create. Inspire. Change. June 7 - 9, 2018

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  • Happy Days

    Omphalos debuts this June with Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days, a work hailed as one of the great landmarks of mid-century existentialist theater. Presented by Omphalos Performance Project June 16 - 23, 2018

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  • Fred Rubino Live

    Live Comedy Show featuring Fred Rubino with John Pizzi Presented by Fred Rubino June 30, 2018

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  • The Niceties

    In this riveting play, a black student and a white professor – both brilliant, both liberal – meet to discuss the student's paper about slavery's role in the American Revolution. A polite conversation becomes an intellectual powder keg of race, history, and privilege, where neither woman will ever be the same. An explosive new play from Boston native and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Eleanor Burgess that everyone will be talking about.

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  • Between Riverside And Crazy

    Presented By: SpeakEasy Stage Company

    Sep 7 - Oct 6, 2018

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  • Sherlock's Last Case

    Take a surprising trip to Baker Street with the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes and his trusted sidekick Dr. Watson, who are tested once again to solve the seemingly perfect crime. Sherlock’s life is threatened by the son of his longtime nemesis Moriarty, but not all is as it appears. The game’s afoot with equal parts hilarity and intrigue in this comedy-thriller, directed by Huntington favorite Maria Aitken (Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 StepsBedroom Farce).

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  • Man in the Ring

    Man in the Ring is the incredible true story of six-time world champion boxer Emile Griffith and the fatal fight he could never forget. This sweeping tale covers Emile’s humble beginnings in the Virgin Islands, his passionate love affairs, and the infamous, lifechanging Madison Square Garden match against his archrival. He searches for redemption and must confront his past in this epic new play, imbued with warmth and the sounds of the Caribbean.

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  • Secrets and Illusions

    Join master illusionist Ivan Amodei on an epic journey to discover the secrets of life in his brand new stage show SECRETS & ILLUSIONS.  Boston Globe boasts ”Magic with a Message.” Ivan’s signature style of thought-provoking vignettes, paired with his remarkable approach to illusion, audience participation, and storytelling.  Presented by Eclipse Production Studios December 26 - 31, 2018. 

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  • Small Mouth Sounds

    Presented By SpeakEasy Stage Company

    Jan 4 - Feb 2, 2019

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  • A Doll's House, Part 2

    Nora famously slammed the door on her marriage, leaving her husband and children behind in Ibsen’s groundbreaking classic, but what happened to the iconic heroine next? This audacious sequel imagines her 15 years later as a successful writer and independent woman, urgently seeking to finalize her divorce. Universally acclaimed on Broadway, this smart and sophisticated new comedy raises fascinating questions about marriage and the ways the roles of women have – and haven’t – changed. (Please note: you will enjoy this play whether you are familiar with Ibsen or not!)

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  • Once

    Presented By SpeakEasy Stage Company

    Mar 1 - 30, 2019

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  • Romeo and Juliet

    Impassioned young lovers are caught between the violence and prejudices of their feuding families in Shakespeare’s most famous and enduring love story. In helming the first Shakespeare play produced by the Huntington in eight years, Huntington Artistic Director Peter DuBois brings an exhilarating and modern sensibility to this timeless classic about the intensity and joy of first love and attraction amid a dangerously divided community.

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  • Indecent

    Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel’s captivating new play with music took Broadway by storm last year and now Rebecca Taichman recreates her Tony Award-winning production for Boston audiences. Inspired by the true story of Sholem Asch’s controversial play God of Vengeance and the passionate artists who risked their lives to perform it, this riveting and richly theatrical backstage drama is a fierce indictment of censorship and a joyful celebration of art and love.

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  • School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play

    Presented By SpeakEasy Stage Company

    May 3 - 25, 2019

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  • The View Upstairs

    Presented By SpeakEasy Stage Company

    May 31 - Jun 22, 2019

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  • Yerma

    Yerma, a young wife, wants nothing more than to have a child and become a devoted mother. As she watches her friends start their families, she begins to question her own value as a woman. Her desperate desire turns into an all-consuming obsession with devastating consequences. Beloved by Boston audiences, Huntington Playwright-in-Residence Melinda Lopez reinvents Lorca’s classic masterpiece, infusing this searing drama with flamenco-inspired music and heart.

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