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Talking 'A Little White Music' with Jeffrey Roberson (aka Varla Jean Merman)

By Robert Nesti | Oct 22
Varla Jean Merman comes to Boston this week with "A Little White Music." EDGE spoke to Varla's alter-ego Jeffrey Roberson about this politically-tinged show.

The Filmmaker Behind the 'Hamilton' Documentary Reveals All

By Mark Kennedy | Oct 18
What was to become the Broadway phenomenon "Hamilton" was still raw and unshaped when documentary filmmaker Alex Horowitz turned on his camera three years ago.

Broadway Concert for Hillary Clinton Draws Huge Stars

By Mark Kennedy | Oct 18
Stars of Hollywood and Broadway - including Julia Roberts, Jake Gyllenhaal, Sarah Jessica Parker, Matthew Broderick, Hugh Jackman, Emily Blunt, Neil Patrick Harris and Helen Mirren - put on a splashy fundraiser for Hillary Clinton.

Liz Callaway to Perform at The Acting Company's Gala

By EDGE | Oct 17
On Monday, October 17, Liz Callaway, the Emmy Award-winning actress, singer and recording artist, will perform as part of The Acting Company's annual gala.

Chicago, IL

Send in Submissions for Babes With Blades Sword & Pen 2017-18

By EDGE | Oct 13
Babes With Blades Theatre Company (BWBTC) announces the seventh round of Joining Sword & Pen, the international playwriting competition dedicated to expanding the canon of quality scripts featuring fighting roles for women, with a $1,000 prize.

Chicago, IL

Review :: Pirandello's Henry IV

By Christine Malcom | Oct 12
Remy Bumppo's "Pirandello's Henry IV," brilliantly envisioned by Tom Stoppard is hilarious, intellectually exhausting and moving.

Chicago, IL

Review :: Dr. Seward's Dracula

By Christine Malcom | Oct 11
With the Chicago premiere of artistic associate Joseph Zettelmaier's "Dr. Seward's Dracula," First Folio Theatre puts its dedicated space at the Mayslake Peabody Estate to good use, as usual, for the Halloween season.

Chicago, IL

Review :: Red Velvet

By Christine Malcom | Oct 9
Raven Theatre's production of "Red Velvet" marks the Chicago debut of Lolita Chakrabarti's critically acclaimed 2012 play.

The 2016 International Centre for Women Playwrights 50/50 Applause Awards:

By EDGE | Oct 7
The International Centre for Women Playwrights reports that a record-breaking number of recipients will receive the 2016 50/50 Applause Awards, which recognizes theatres that produced 50 percent or more women playwrights in their 2015/16 season of shows.

Diane Lane on Returning to Broadway, Lasting Career

Oct 6
Diane Lane is now starring in the revival of "The Cherry Orchard" on Broadway.

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