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Blue Man Group  
Charles Playhouse Blue Man Group
 
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.

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The Humans  
Boch Center Shubert Theatre The Humans
 
Stephen Karam's The Humans is an uproarious, hopeful, and heartbreaking play that takes place over the course of a family dinner on Thanksgiving. Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his Pennsylvania family to celebrate and give thanks at his daughter's apartment in Lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the ramshackle pre-war duplex and eerie things start to go bump in the night, the Blake clan's deepest fears and greatest follies are laid bare. Our modern age of anxiety is keenly observed, with humor and compassion, in this new American classic that won the 2016 Tony Award for Best Play.

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Shear Madness  
Charles Playhouse Shear Madness
 
"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.

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9 to 5: The Musical  
Arlington Friends of the Drama 9 to 5: The Musical
 
Featuring music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, 9 to 5 is a hilarious story of friendship and revenge in the Rolodex era. Three unlikely friends conspire to take control of their company and learn that there's nothing they can't do -- even in a "man's world." Outrageous, thought-provoking and even a little romantic, experience the madness at Arlington Friends of the Drama.

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater  
Boch Center Wang Theatre Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
 
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, one of the world's most beloved dance companies and a favorite with Boston audiences, returns for their annual visit to Celebrity Series with performances that include founder Alvin Ailey's seminal 1960 work Revelations. It was in 1968 that the dynamic, then-emerging African-American dance company first performed at John Hancock Hall. The success of that Boston debut led to a 50-year relationship between the iconic dance company and the city of Boston. Through decades of brilliant performances and educational outreach, the partnership between Celebrity Series and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has had a deep and lasting impact on the greater Boston community. The company is celebrated not just for their exquisite performance of beloved classics, but also for their commitment to bold, new dance styles, offering something for every taste. Join in celebrating the love affair between the company and the city of Boston with this special anniversary performance.

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Beautiful - The Carole King Musical  
Providence Performing Arts Center Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
 
Long before Carole King became a chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, a girl from Brooklyn. Beloved for penning such iconic pop classics as "You've Got a Friend" and "I Feel the Earth Move," she fought her way into the record business as a teenager and ultimately flourished, writing hits for some of the biggest acts in rock 'n' roll. But it wasn't until her personal life began to crack that she finally found her true voice.Beautiful is the inspiring true story of King's remarkable rise to stardom, from part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. It's no surprise that Beautiful - The Carole King Musical won a Grammy for Best Musical Theater Album of 2015. A resounding success on Broadway, this unforgettable show now comes to the Providence Performing Arts Center.

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The Bodyguard  
The Bushnell The Bodyguard
 
World-famous pop superstar Rachel Marron has hired former Secret Service agent Frank Farmer to protect her from an anonymous stalker. At first, the headstrong and free-spirited Marron finds herself at odds with her disciplined and risk-averse bodyguard -- but as her stalker's threats intensify, she and Farmer begin to fall in love. The Bodyguard is a breathtaking musical adaptation of the 1992 romantic thriller that starred Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, and it's coming to The Bushnell in Hartford with Grammy-nominated R&B star Deborah Cox in the lead role and featuring irresistible songs like "Queen of the Night," "So Emotional" and one of the biggest-selling songs of all time: "I Will Always Love You."

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Bright Star  
The Hanover Theatre Bright Star
 
From Grammy-, Emmy- and Academy Award-winning Steve Martin and Grammy Award-winning Edie Brickell comes Bright Star, the five-time Tony-nominated musical that The New York Times called "a shining achievement." Directed by Tony winner Walter Bobbie and inspired by a real event, this original musical tells a sweeping tale of love and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the American South in the 1920s and '40s. The story -- as refreshingly genuine as it is daringly hopeful -- unfolds as a rich tapestry of deep emotion, beautiful melodies and powerfully moving performances. Score your tickets today to see this "gorgeous anthem to optimism" (Variety) at the Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester.

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Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story  
The Hanover Theatre Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story
 
Just three years -- that's how long it took for Buddy Holly to change music history forever. Hit Broadway musical Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story charts the early rocker's life from his Texas upbringing with a group of high school pals who'd become The Crickets, to his meteoric rise to fame and tragic death at 22 -- all set to a soundtrack of some of rock 'n' roll's biggest hits. Now in its 27th year, the "world's most successful rock 'n' roll musical" features more than 20 of Holly's greatest hits, including "That'll Be the Day," "Rave On," "Oh, Boy!" and "Not Fade Away," along with Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba" and the Big Bopper's "Chantilly Lace." This feel-good musical has delighted audiences throughout the world, and now you can experience this "Peggy Sue"-perb show for yourself at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester.

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Disney's Beauty and the Beast  
Wheelock Family Theatre Disney's Beauty and the Beast
 
Disney's Beauty and the Beast brings its enchanting tale and Academy Award-winning score to the Wheelock Family Theatre in Boston. Based on the beloved 1991 animated film, this worldwide hit stage adaptation has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. The acclaimed musical tells the story of Belle, an intelligent young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who's really a young prince under the spell of a witch's curse. Time is running out, and if the Beast doesn't learn his lesson soon, he and his entire household will be doomed for all eternity. Filled with colorful characters and dazzling songs, including "Be Our Guest" and the unforgettable title song, this tale as old as time will entertain the whole family.

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For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf  
Hibernian Hall For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf
 
Poet-playwright Ntozake Shange's For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow is Enuf is a cornerstone of contemporary American theater. In it, seven women of color share their stories and find strength in each other through "a layin' on of hands." This innovative theater piece is composed of 21 poems, linked by music and dance. The women dance out and declare their everyday joys, hurts and loves. Praxis Stage takes on this Obie-winning, Tony-nominated play at Hibernian Hall in Roxbury.

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Guards at the Taj  
Central Square Theater Guards at the Taj
 
1648, India. At morning's first light, the Taj Mahal, an awe-inspiring edifice representing the pinnacle of beauty and the power of an empire, will be unveiled. For the two Imperial guards who are protecting the palace, close friends since childhood, dawn's first light will set in motion a ghoulishly unthinkable task that will challenge their faith, friendship and duty. Rajiv Joseph's dark comedy incisively examines two average men who get swept up in the beauty, carnage and zealotry surrounding one of the legendary wonders of the world. Catch Guards at the Taj at Cambridge's Central Square Theater.

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Hype Man  
Boston Center for the Arts Hype Man
 
Frontman Pinnacle and his hype man Verb have been making Hip-Hop together since they were kids. Now that they've got top-notch beatmaker Peep One in the mix, the group is finally on the verge of making it big -- until the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager shakes the trio to its core, and forces them to navigate issues of friendship, race, and privilege. The latest from break beat poet and playwright Idris Goodwin (How We Got On), Hype Man asks us: Who has the responsibility to speak up in the face of social injustice?

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The King and I  
The Hanover Theatre The King and I
 
Lincoln Center Theatre's Tony-winning production of this classic musical, dubbed "breathtaking and exquisite" by The New York Times, makes a royal appearance at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester. Set in 1860's Bangkok, The King and I tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist king, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children. This Rodgers & Hammerstein revival is "too beautiful to miss," according to New York magazine, boasting a score with such beloved standards as "Getting To Know You," "I Whistle a Happy Tune," "Hello Young Lovers," "Shall We Dance" and "Something Wonderful."

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Les Liaisons Dangereuses  
Central Square Theater Les Liaisons Dangereuses
 
France, before the revolution. Two decadent, aristocratic ex-lovers conspire in drawing rooms and boudoirs, swooping down on the innocent and na´ve, and playfully keeping score of their depravity with delicious ribald wit. Lee Mikeska Gardner helmed the play in Washington DC with an all-male cast. Bringing that concept to The Nora, notions of gender politics are skewed with the sexual, amoral, manipulative game envisioned through new eyes. Money, mayhem and men - see why Gardner's production of Les Liaisons Dangereuses was hailed as "Gutsy ... groundbreaking theater" by DCist.

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One Man, Two Guvnors  
The Park Playhouse One Man, Two Guvnors
 
The acclaimed Broadway comedy One Man, Two Guvnors tells the story of Francis Henshall, an out-of-work musician who finds himself working for two bosses who turn out to be connected to each other in wildly improbable and surprising ways. All Henshall has to do is keep them from discovering the other exists, but mistaken identities, love triangles and wild lunacy are the results. An update of Carlo Goldoni's classic farce, The Servant of Two Masters, set in Brighton, England in the early 1960s, this Burlington Players production comes to the Park Playhouse.

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Orlando  
Lyric Stage Company of Boston Orlando
 
Based on Virginia Woolf's masterpiece, Sarah Ruhl's Orlando takes a fresh look at love, gender and relationships. One of America's most exciting young playwrights, Ruhl brings her trademark blend of feminism and fantasy to Woolf's gender-bending tale that follows the young nobleman Orlando, who decides never to grow old. He falls asleep one day and wakes to find himself a woman. Orlando's swashbuckling adventure spans 300 years during which time Orlando ages only 36 years before landing in the 20th century where as a woman, she must come to terms with not only her past, but a present that challenges her. Don't miss this compelling production at the Lyric Stage Company of Boston.

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The Pajama Game  
The Weston Town Hall The Pajama Game
 
The Sleep-Tite Pajama Factory is a tip-top model of efficiency -- so why are things getting so steamy? It could have something to do with how hard new superintendent Sid Sorokin has fallen for Babe Williams, the trouble-making head of the union grievance committee. Sparks really start to fly when a workers' strike pits management against labor and ignites an outrageous battle of the sexes. Packed with fun, fiery numbers like "Steam Heat" and "Hernando's Hideaway," The Weston Friendly Society's production of this romantic comedy is sure to warm up your early spring.

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PAW Patrol Live: The Great Pirate Adventure  
Boch Center Wang Theatre PAW Patrol Live: The Great Pirate Adventure
 
X barks the spot in PAW Patrol's latest live adventure! On the day of Adventure Bay's big Pirate Day celebration, Ryder and his team of pirate-attired pups scamper into action to rescue Cap'n Turbot from a mysterious cavern. In the process, the cave-diving canines discover a secret map to buried pirate treasure. Together they set out over land and sea to find the treasure for the Pirate Day celebration before the nefarious Mayor Humdinger from nearby Foggy Bottom can steal it for himself. It's all pups on deck for this pirate adventure -- including the group's newest member, Tracker. Join the fun when PAW Patrol Live: The Great Pirate Adventure comes to the Boch Center Wang Theatre in Boston.

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Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Surprise!  
The Hanover Theatre Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Surprise!
 
Peppa Pig -- star of her own hit children's animated series on Nick Jr. -- is back and bringing her latest fun-filled stage show to the U.S.! It's a lovely day outside and Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig have got a wonderful surprise in store for Peppa and her little brother, George. Will they guess the exciting news? Find out at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts as Peppa and the rest of her family and friends come to life as full-sized puppets in Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig's Surprise! Expect lots of singing, dancing and audience participation during this fast-paced, funny performance that's perfect for preschoolers.

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Rent  
The Hanover Theatre Rent
 
In 1996, a new rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway ... and became a Hamilton-like sensation, winning both a Pulitzer Prize and the Tony for Best Musical. Now, more than 20 years later, the late Jonathan Larson's gritty re-imagining of Puccini's La Boheme resonates as loudly as ever with its life-affirming message of joy and hope in the face of fear and despair. RENT follows 525,600 minutes in the lives of seven young artists and musicians as they struggle to create and survive under the shadow of HIV/AIDS on New York City's Lower East Side. This timeless romance and its stirring anthem "Seasons of Love" returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th-anniversary touring production, making a stop at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester.

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Romeo and Juliet  
Chelsea Theatre Works Romeo and Juliet
 
Drawing inspiration from cult classics like Heathers and The Virgin Suicides, this production of the favorite Romeo & Juliet finds the star-crossed lovers in that most dramatic and perilous of environments: high school. With voice and text coaching by Daniel Thomas Blackwell, this production will blend old and new by recreating the dialect of Elizabethan England with the sensibilities of the 1980s. See Shakespeare as you've never seen or heard it before at Chelsea Theatre Works.

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Steve  
Boston Center for the Arts Steve
 
As Steven, a former Broadway chorus boy turned stay-at-home dad, celebrates yet another birthday, he finds himself filled with fear and uncertainty. Is his partner of 16 years, Stephen, cheating on him? Is his best friend really dying? And what, exactly, has he done with his life? As the play progresses, we see him grapple with infidelity, polyamory, child-rearing and looming death. Midlife ennui has never been so simultaneously dramatic and hilarious. Get to know Steve at the Boston Center for the Arts' Plaza Black Box stage.

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Talk Nerdy to Me!  
Oberon Talk Nerdy to Me!
 
Want striptease with your Settlers of Catan? Lasciviousness with your LAN party? Get jiggy with the Jedi? Look no further than the nerd convention of your dreams: Talk Nerdy to Me! Rogue Burlesque is geeking out hard on all your fandoms - Star Wars, Star Trek, super heroes, board games, video games, comic books -- you name it! In a dazzling celebration of boobs, butts, and brains, Rogue takes to the stage for the fourth and most epic incarnation of Talk Nerdy to Me yet! Hosted by Joan and Jim (comedian Jessie Baade and Dale Stones of Sirlesque), this nerdlesque show features performances by Brandy Wine, Cheeky DeVine, Dahlia Strack and more, with special guest Maggie Maraschino. Whether you love or hate cons, you'll feel right at home when this one comes to OBERON in Cambridge.

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Treasure Island  
Larcom Theatre Treasure Island
 
Experience the thrilling tale of adventure on the high seas in this fun-filled yarn of piracy and buried treasure. Jim Hawkins, the cabin boy on the sailing ship "Hispaniola," is drawn into this action-packed story full of unsavory characters, including the infamous Long John Silver, who leads a scramble for buried treasure on an exotic isle. The greedy mutineers fight each other for treasure as friendships come unraveled, and new alliances are formed. Good ultimately triumphs, but not without lots of twists and turns! Treasure Island springs to life at the Larcom Theatre in Beverly with all the great action and talent that The Panto Company USA is known for! The story is written for children ages 4 to 13, but it is a true family show that everyone will enjoy!

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Winter Solstice  
Chelsea Theatre Works Winter Solstice
 
Fascism doesn't show up in jackboots and swastikas. It arrives in the form of a polite older gentleman on Christmas Eve. Roland Schimmelpfennig's play about the failure of liberal intellectuals to confront the historic danger of extremism was written in 2015 in a German context and it's universal relevance has only become more striking this year. Winter Solstice is a portrait of liberal impotence in the face of blind conviction. Will these well-meaning dedicated people take action when facism is entertaining them in their living room? This production is Apollinaire Theatre's second Schimmelpfennig U.S. premiere staging at Chelsea Theatre Works.

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The Women Who Mapped the Stars  
Central Square Theater The Women Who Mapped the Stars
 
In the late 1800s at Harvard College observatory -- long before the heroines of Hidden Figures made their contributions at NASA -- a group of "computers," aka women employed for half a man's salary to analyze astronomic data, proved that the universe was larger than anyone ever dreamed. The Women Who Mapped the Stars reveals the thrilling untold story of the five brave analysts who paved the way for previously impossible advances in astronomy. The Nora Theatre Company stages this world premiere by Joyce Van Dyke at the Central Square Theater in Cambridge.

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