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Martha Wash — Off on a Cruise as One of the 'First Ladies of Disco'

NBC Hopes 'Free' Makes Peacock Stand Out in Streaming Era

By Steve Duffy |
Martha Wash started with Sylvester, then went on to a mega-hit with "It's Raining Men," among the many hits in her five-decade career. EDGE spoke to the disco diva a...

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'Mean Ghouls' Take Over Harvard's Hasty Pudding Show

'Mean Ghouls' Take Over Harvard's Hasty Pudding Show

Jan 15
The Harvard Hasty Pudding Theatricals announces its 172nd show, "Mean Ghouls," which runs from February 7 to March 8, 2020 at Harvard Square's Historic Farkas Hall. The show marks the latest for HPT, America's oldest performing organization.

 Review :: Lyric Stage Company Offers Up Underbaked 'The Cake'

Review :: Lyric Stage Company Offers Up Underbaked 'The Cake'

By James Wilkinson | Jan 15
What do you think? Should she have just baked the cake? I'm going to go ahead and make a bet that most people who see "The Cake" will be aware of, if not the exact plot, at least the show's hook prior to entering the theater.

Cynthia Nixon Set to Direct Broadway Production of Early Lesbian Play

Cynthia Nixon Set to Direct Broadway Production of Early Lesbian Play

Jan 15
Openly lesbian actor and "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon is slated to direct a Broadway production of a pioneering lesbian play from 1980.

 Review :: Cats - National Tour

Review :: Cats - National Tour

By Robert Nesti | Jan 10
"Cats" returns and delivers exactly what its fans want.

Fran Drescher Working to Turn Classic Sitcom 'The Nanny' into Broadway Musical

Fran Drescher Working to Turn Classic Sitcom 'The Nanny' into Broadway Musical

Jan 10
"The Nanny" is the latest TV show to be transformed into a Broadway musical.

Curtain Up: A 72-Hour Theater Adventure in London

Curtain Up: A 72-Hour Theater Adventure in London

By Matthew Wexler | Jan 10
Book a flight and "hop the pond" to London, which EDGE named as one of the must-visit destinations of 2020. Three full days will enable you to hit major sites around town and get an insider's look at the theatrical traditions dating back to Shakespeare.

'boom' :: Chloe Nosan and Nicholas Yenson on Being Frenemies at the End of the World in Doomsday Comedy
Boston, MA

'boom' :: Chloe Nosan and Nicholas Yenson on Being Frenemies at the End of the World in Doomsday Comedy

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 9
Actors Chloe Nosan and Nicholas Yenson chat with EDGE about portraying a gay man and a reluctant latter-day Eve in Wellesley Rep's production of Peter Sinn Nachtrieb's play "boom."

Kelli O'Hara on Singing (and Kvetching) with Seth Rudetsky (this Thursday in Boston)

Kelli O'Hara on Singing (and Kvetching) with Seth Rudetsky (this Thursday in Boston)

By Steve Duffy | Jan 7
With six Tony nominations and one win under her belt, Kelli O'Hara is one of Broadway's most acclaimed leading ladies. She comes to Boston this week for a concert with Seth Rudetsky. EDGE spoke to O'Hara about her career & relationship with Rudetsky.

Kadahj Bennett on SpeakEasy Stage Company's Production of  Antoinette Nwandu's 'Pass Over'
Boston, MA

Kadahj Bennett on SpeakEasy Stage Company's Production of Antoinette Nwandu's 'Pass Over'

By Kilian Melloy | Jan 3
Kadahj Bennett, familiar to Boston audiences from work such as "An Octoroon," "Akeelah and the Bee," and "HYPE MAN: a break beat play" gives EDGE his perspective on Antoinette Nwandu's absurdist (and all too serious) play "Pass Over."

'We All Fall Down'... with Laughter! :: Lila Rose Kaplan on Her New Comedy at the Huntington
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'We All Fall Down'... with Laughter! :: Lila Rose Kaplan on Her New Comedy at the Huntington

By Kilian Melloy | Dec 31
Playwright Lila Rose Kaplan chats with EDGE about the woman power of her new comedy - starting Jan. 10 at the Huntington Theatre - the power of sisterhood, and what's on her horizon.

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