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Father, Daughter, Plays -- Part One: Will Lyman
Boston, MA

Father, Daughter, Plays -- Part One: Will Lyman

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Apr 25
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company presents "Beckett in Brief," an omnibus of three short Beckett plays. Will Lyman chats with EDGE about doing Beckett through the years and what the future holds.

Will a Trump Executive Order Put the Future of the Stonewall National Monument in Jeopardy?

Will a Trump Executive Order Put the Future of the Stonewall National Monument in Jeopardy?

NEWS | Apr 25
The future of the Stonewall National Monument is in President Donald Trump's hands.

Alvin Ailey Dancer Jermaine Terry Does Double-Duty

Alvin Ailey Dancer Jermaine Terry Does Double-Duty

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
Fans of the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater will likely recognize Jermaine Terry when the company makes its annual visit to Boston this week. But do they know of his extra-curricular activities?

Watch: Pilot for 'Nunsense: The TV Series' Begins Streaming Tuesday Online

Watch: Pilot for 'Nunsense: The TV Series' Begins Streaming Tuesday Online

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
Hold onto your habit and clutch those rosaries. The internationally acclaimed musical "Nunsense" is making it to the small screen with "Nunsense: The TV Series."

NBC's 'Great News,' Starring Andrea Martin, is a Charming but Uneven Sitcom

NBC's 'Great News,' Starring Andrea Martin, is a Charming but Uneven Sitcom

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Apr 25
From the minds behind "30 Rock," including Tina Fey, the new NBC comedy "Great News" is a bumpy ride but showcases the talents of the always-fabulous Andrea Martin.

Jailhouse Friend Seeks Aaron Hernandez's Suicide Note

Jailhouse Friend Seeks Aaron Hernandez's Suicide Note

NEWS | Apr 25
A jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says one of three notes the former NFL star left in his cell before killing himself was addressed to him.

US News and World Report Piece Calls Out Trump's 'Quiet War Against LGBT Americans'

US News and World Report Piece Calls Out Trump's 'Quiet War Against LGBT Americans'

NEWS | Apr 25
Conservative-leaning US News and World Report published a blog piece that upped the ante, calling the first 100 of days of the Trump administration a "quiet war against LGBT Americans."

Lea Michele Stays True to Herself With New Album and Tour

Lea Michele Stays True to Herself With New Album and Tour

ENTERTAINMENT | By Steve Duffy | Apr 25
"Glee" star Lea Michele sets out on a national concert tour this week to promote her newest album "Places." EDGE spoke to the actress/singer about her latest project.

Owner of Pulse Gay Club Plans Memorial

Owner of Pulse Gay Club Plans Memorial

NEWS | Apr 25
The owner of a gay Florida nightclub that was the site of the worst mass shooting in recent U.S. history wants to build a memorial on the club's property.

Scott Baio Cries 'Fake News', Blames Trump Critics for Fallout Over Erin Moran Drug Comment

Scott Baio Cries 'Fake News', Blames Trump Critics for Fallout Over Erin Moran Drug Comment

ENTERTAINMENT | Apr 25
Joanie loves Chachi. But did Chachi slander Joanie?

'Bachelor' Star Chris Soules Jailed After Deadly Iowa Crash

'Bachelor' Star Chris Soules Jailed After Deadly Iowa Crash

NEWS | By Ryan J. Foley | Apr 25
Former "The Bachelor" star Chris Soules was arrested early Tuesday, accused of fleeing the scene of a deadly crash on a highway a few miles from his northern Iowa farm.


News

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

HRC Announces Fellowships for 10 Young Nonprofit Leaders Working to End HIV in Hardest-Hit Areas

AIDS | Apr 25
HRC announced the selection of ten outstanding, young leaders for the second year of its fellowship program focused on elevating the work of young people on the front lines of the HIV and AIDS epidemic.


Entertainment

Looking 'A Gift Horse' in the  Eye :: Obehi Janice and Jim Petosa on Lydia Diamond's Early Play
Boston, MA

Looking 'A Gift Horse' in the Eye :: Obehi Janice and Jim Petosa on Lydia Diamond's Early Play

THEATRE | Apr 21
Lydia R. Diamind's play "The Gift Horse" sees its Boston area premiere in a production by New Repertory Theatre. EDGE has a chat with director Jim Petosa and star Obehi Janice about the play, the current and coming season, and more.

 Review :: Taekwondo

Review :: Taekwondo

MOVIES | By Roger Walker-Dack | Apr 25
It is the most tenderest of tales, so beautifully told, that it's impossible to not become completely invested in the outcome.


Business

French Election Result Gives Markets A Start-of-Week Lift

French Election Result Gives Markets A Start-of-Week Lift

FINANCE | Apr 25
European stock markets and the euro ratcheted higher Monday, particularly in France, after the first round of the country's presidential election saw centrist Emmanuel Macron emerge on top.


Technology

Icelandic Language at Risk; Robots, Computers Can't Grasp It

Icelandic Language at Risk; Robots, Computers Can't Grasp It

PERSONAL TECH | By Egill Bjarnason | Apr 25
When an Icelander arrives at an office building and sees "Solarfri" posted, they need no further explanation for the empty premises: The word means "when staff get an unexpected afternoon off to enjoy good weather."


Cars

Rural Electric Drivers Face 'Range Anxiety'

Rural Electric Drivers Face 'Range Anxiety'

AUTO NEWS | By Michael Hill | Apr 24
Sunita Halasz has tips for "driving electric" along lonely roads in New York's Adirondack Mountains: Know the locations of charging stations, bring activities for the kids during three-hour recharges... and have a backup plan.


Style

Spring Cleaning :: Help is On the Way

Spring Cleaning :: Help is On the Way

HOME | By Brad Hart | Apr 24
Spring has sprung! Which to many, means it's time to get busy with the annual rite-of- passage. Here are some gadgets to help you get organized and power through not only spring cleaning, but year-round.


Travel

Egypt's Tourism Officials Insist Popular Sights Are Safe

Egypt's Tourism Officials Insist Popular Sights Are Safe

By Aya Batrawy, Fay Abuelgasim | Apr 25
Egypt's tourism levels are still around a third of what they once were and, despite security concerns, Egypt's tourism minister on Monday insisted the country's popular Red Sea resorts and Ancient Egyptian sites are a safe choice for travelers.


Nightlife

Dyke Night Hosts LGBT Showcase of the Women in Comedy Festival
Boston, MA

Dyke Night Hosts LGBT Showcase of the Women in Comedy Festival

On Saturday, April 22, at Boston's Club Café, join Dyke Night as they host the LGBT Showcase of the Women in Comedy Festival (WICF).

AIDS Walk For Life In Providence :: April 23, 2017

AIDS Walk For Life In Providence :: April 23, 2017

AIDS | Apr 24
The 31st Annual Walk for Life stepped off from the State Capital grounds under a clear blue sky of a wonderful warm spring day.