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Samantha Bee's 'Full Frontal' on TBS Ready to Cause a Buzz

By Lynn Elber | Feb 6
After a day of dutifully answering reporters' questions about her new TBS show, "Full Frontal," Samantha Bee confesses to an urgent desire. "I want a ponytail so badly. I want my hair out of my face. I want my jeans on and flat shoes," says Bee.

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To Relieve Stress, Ted Cruz Sings Show Tunes

Feb 8
GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz apparently really loves Broadway. So much so that his wife, Heidi Cruz, said last week that her husband calls her up to sing show tunes as a way to cope with stress.

'Searching for Signal ' - New Show Exploring Virtual & Real Identities - @ Oberon This Month

Feb 6
Searching for Signal: A New Show From the Creators of Cambridge, Mass. (January 11, 2016) - ToUch Performance Art (touchperformanceart.com) opens their new show, Searching for Signal, this February.

Hot Choreography at the Ballet

By Paul Parish | Feb 6
San Francisco Ballet opened its winter season last week with two programs of mixed bills, each of which featured a world premiere by a hot choreographer.

Class, Race, and the Muse :: Kirsten Greenidge on 'Baltimore' and 'Milk Like Sugar'

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 5
Kirsten Greenidge has deep roots in Boston theater -- and now she's got not one, but two plays going up on city stages, one of them as part of a rolling world premiere. The busy playwright found time to chat with EDGE.

Fred Sullivan's Busy Winter, On-stage and Off

By Joe Siegel | Feb 4
Actor/director Fred Sullivan talks about directing "Breaking Legs" at the Ocean State Theatre Company and his featured roles in two upcoming productions at Trinity Rep.

Gender-Bending, Sing-A-Long 'Drag Misérables' to Club Café

Feb 4
Heart & Dagger Productions brings "Drag Misérables" to Boston's Club Café on February 8-10. "Drag Misérables" is a Gender-Bending, Sing-A-Long Extravaganza performed by some of Boston's favorite fringe artists.

Choreographer Dan Safer on Making 'Ubu Sings Ubu' (With Help from Google)

By Robert Nesti | Feb 4
Can the little-seen 19th century satire "Ubu Roi" still shock today? The answer can be found with "Ubu Sings Ubu," a mash-up of punk/rock & absurdist theater. EDGE spoke to the production's co-adapter, director & choreographer Dan Safer about the project.

'An American in Paris' Tour Kicks Off in Boston

Feb 3
"An American In Paris," the most-awarded new musical of 2015, opens its national tour with a two-week engagement at the Citi Performing Arts Center Wang Theatre in Boston, October 25-November 6, 2016.

'Charles Busch's Cleopatra' to Receive World Premiere in NYC

Feb 3
Charles Busch will return to Theater for the New City this spring with his new comedy "Charles Busch's Cleopatra" for a limited premiere showcase engagement.

Theatre Review :: The Testament of Mary

By Kilian Melloy | Feb 2
This is not the historical Mary, though, and it's certainly not the Mary of Catholic dogma. It's an idea of Mary, and of motherhood, and possibly of the role of women in the long, bloody contests between factions of men.

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