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Felder’s Maestro; Orphans’ Mary Poppers

Hershey Felder's Maestro: Leonard Bernstein (presented by ArtsEmerson on the Paramount Mainstage through May 20) begins with black-and-white footage of its subject lecturing vigorously on Beethoven's Fifth Symphony.
High flying
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  May 11, 2012

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

Huntington's Candide hits more than just the high notes

How could a musical with a dazzling score and a perfect cast have been such a dismal flop on Broadway?
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  September 30, 2011

Fall Theater Preview: Fall on Boston boards

Fall came early to Boston boards this year, bringing with it "Summertime."
Stage worthies
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  September 16, 2011