Fresh off a critically acclaimed off-Broadway run, the original cast of Bedlam's Pygmalion comes to the Central Square Theater in Cambridge. Eric Tucker's "revelatory" (Village Voice) and "playful" (The New York Times) production brings Eliza Doolittle, Professor Higgins (performed by Tucker) and a cast of characters to life with just six actors. Immerse yourself in this gritty, fresh interpretation of George Bernard Shaw's classic, exploring the negotiation of power through sexual politics.
Blue Man Group is best known for its award-winning theatrical productions which critics have described as "ground-breaking," "hilarious," "visually stunning" and "musically powerful." These performances feature three enigmatic bald and blue characters who take the audience through a multi-sensory experience that combines theatre, percussive music, art, science and vaudeville into a form of entertainment that is like nothing else. Experience the thrill of Blue Man Group in Boston.
Nominated for a Tony Award in 2017 for Best Revival of a Play, The Little Foxes first premiered on Broadway in 1939 and has been a theater staple ever since. In the post-Civil War South, Regina Giddens and her scheming brothers, Oscar and Ben, want to partner on a business deal to exploit the poor and increase their already substantial wealth. There's only one problem: Regina's husband, Horace, refuses to give them the funds they need - setting in motion a vicious game of duplicitous dealings that ultimately leads to death. This drama by renowned playwright Lillian Hellman is a riveting, unsentimental portrait of a bygone era that still holds timely resonance today. See this classic tale of family betrayal and corruption at the Lyric Stage Company of Boston.
Always look on the bright side of life! Monty Python's Spamalot, a Tony Award winner for Best Musical, lovingly winks at the legends of King Arthur, his Knights of the Round Table and the quest for the Holy Grail. Based on the cult classic film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, this merry musical comedy joins King Arthur and his motley crew of knights as they embark on an outrageous quest for the Holy Grail. Flying cows, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen and show-stopping musical numbers are just a few reasons why audiences worldwide continue to eat up Spamalot. You'll be laughing up a storm when this silly version of mythical England rides into the Lowell Memorial Auditorium.
Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater's first-ever kids rock band playing their instruments live on stage.
"Shear Madness" is one of the most popular entertainments in the world, delighting audiences night after night with its unique blend of madcap improvisation and spine-tickling mystery.
This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon and is chock full of up-to-the-minute spontaneous humor. During the course of the action, a murder is committed and the audience gets to spot the clues, question the suspects, and solve the funniest mystery in the annals of crime.The outcome is never the same, which is why many audience members return again and again to the scene of the mayhem.