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Photos: Huntington Theatre Company's Candide

This production of Leonard Bernstein's ambitious satirical operetta is three hours of fun with bite.
At Boston University Theatre through October 16
By HUNTINGTON THEATRE COMPANY  |  September 30, 2011
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Visiting Shakespeareans are two for two

Hie thee to the Boston University Theatre, where the BU School of Theatre and the Huntington Theatre Company are presenting England's Propeller theater company in Richard III and The Comedy of Errors in rep (through June 19).    
Propeller flies
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  May 27, 2011
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Review: The Huntington's Bus Stop

Bus Stop is hardly a neglected masterpiece, or even William Inge's best play (that would be Picnic ), but when you watch Nicholas Martin's production, the Huntington's season opener (at the Boston University Theatre through October 17), you understand
All aboard for this smooth ride
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  October 01, 2010
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Reversal of fortunes

Timon of Athens is Shakespeare’s least characteristic tragedy, and the toughest to pull off.
Timon of Athens from Actors’ Shakespeare Project, Prelude to a Kiss from the Huntington
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  May 28, 2010

Play by play: May 14, 2010

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Theater listings, May 14, 2010
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  May 14, 2010

Play by Play: March 19, 2010

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Boston's weekly theater schedule.
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  March 19, 2010


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Booty call!

"Ladies and gentlemen," a cheerful female voice informs the Huntington Theatre audience, "the Caribbean Light Opera Society is proud to present Pirates! (Or, Gilbert and Sullivan Plunder'd)." The governor, she continues, wants to assure us that there is
The Huntington plunders G&S!
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  May 29, 2009
Pirates! (Or, Gilbert and Sullivan Plunder'd)

Pirates! (Or, Gilbert and Sullivan Plunder'd)


You loved Pirates of the Caribbean the movie — now you can gear up for the musical. The Huntington Theatre Company has taken the Cornwall-set...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 13, 2009
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Fighting Rome

It takes chutzpah for a first-time playwright to get into the ring with Bertolt Brecht.
Two Men of Florence at the Huntington; Coriolanus at the Armory
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  March 17, 2009

WELSH DYNASTY: THE CORN IS GREEN


It’s a coalminer’s son who’s at the center of Emlyn Williams’s autobiographical 1938 drama THE CORN ...
By Shaula Clark  |  January 06, 2009
LIKE A ROLLING STONE: ROCK ’N’ ROLL

LIKE A ROLLING STONE: ROCK ’N’ ROLL


 Nothing’s headier than a Tom Stoppard play, and the one getting its area premiere from the Hu...
By Shaula Clark  |  November 05, 2008


CARRIE FISHER


Hollywood and Star Wars princess Carrie Fisher tells all in Wishful Drinking, an on-stage memoir t...
By Shaula Clark  |  October 07, 2008