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Ocean State Theatre Company’s Rent
It may have been a latecomer as a rock musical, arriving 19 years after Hair rattled the boards in 1967, but Rent is overflowing with everything there is to love about both musicals and high-energy music.
Paying their dues
| March 08, 2013
Human hair grows a measly 1.25 centimeters a month. Boston's beauty scene seems to be growing a helluva lot faster. Here are three local salons expanding their empires this season.
| November 09, 2012
Review: For Greater Glory
Bring coffee, because director Dean Wright's dramatization of the 3-year-long Cristero War (1926-9) seems to last longer than the Mexican conflict itself.
| June 01, 2012
A few great places to go when you want to look great
You're new to town and you want to get all dolled up for that lecture on cognitive linguistics. What to do?
| September 30, 2011
A buff Hair hits the Colonial
At the close of the second act of last Thursday's performance of Hair , as the cast disrobed, an audience member began yelling loud enough to be heard over the mawkish ensemble number, "Where Do I Go."
| April 01, 2011
The changing seasons
Kids these days with their cyclical hair-stylings.
| October 08, 2010
Hair co-creator James Rado recalls a shady doc who showed up backstage to give the original cast amphetamine-laced "vitamin shots."
Diane Paulus lets down her Hair
| April 17, 2009
Anna Wintour's hair tells all
By the time you read this, the frenzied seven days that are New York Fashion Week will be drawing to a close.
Why an editor’s locks are more revealing than her covers
| September 06, 2007
Collage of culture
Peace, love, and good vibes — with bells on. Add to that a festive atmosphere, a social conscience, and a psychedelic rock score, and you have a fair summary of the epochal musical Hair , which Brown University Theater is staging through March 19.
Brown’s Hair is making a statement
| March 16, 2006
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