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Monkeying around

“Show me the monkey” is bound to be a demand of any audience confronted with an entertainment that riffs on King Kong .
It's Kong's Night Out at the Lyric
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  May 16, 2006

Spring boards

As the winter wind makes fast tracks, it leaves a burgeoning crop of ancient masterpieces, world premieres, farces, and musicals to blossom come April.
From baseball to Shakespeare to male swans
By LIZA WEISSTUCH  |  March 10, 2006

Spring break

Spring rules
The best of what's to come in March, April & May
By WILL SPITZ  |  March 09, 2006

The boards on a budget

Going to theater or dance feels like an investment in an exclusive art form, high art for high incomes, and for those of us who count our nickels, off-limits entertainment.
Theater at movie ticket prices  
By NINA MACLAUGHLIN  |  March 07, 2006