Archives for March 11, 2013

Don’t worry. Be happy. New Bob Marley musical set to open at Adventure Theatre/MTC

The music is unmistakable. A quick drum lick pattern introduces a characteristic, throbbing beat that says steel drums and a relaxed island atmosphere. The words insist on a benevolent compliance: “Don’t worry, about a thing, ‘cause every little thing’s gonna be alright!”

Annie Baker’s new play,The Flick

Picture yourself stuck in a run down 100 seat movie theatre in Worcester County, Massachusetts in the summer of 2012. You are hidden from view, and you cannot speak, so for 3 hours you must listen to the talk between two cleaning men whose job it is to sweep the floors and toss out popcorn […]

Elaine Paige, briefly back in town, lights up the Birchmere

Elaine Paige is a rarity among the many that tread the boards on Broadway and the West End not only in terms of her sheer vocal power, but also a power of a different sort – her staying power. 

Big stars, big hits for Kaiser’s exit season at the Kennedy Center, 2013-2014

The Kennedy Center will be offering a season of proven box-office successes for the 2013-2014 season, Center President Michael Kaiser announced last week.

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