ArtsEmerson: The World On Stage presented ‘King Lear’ at the Emerson/Paramount Mainstage in Boston through October 23. Joseph Marcell played the lead role with a touring troupe of another revered company, Shakespeare’s Globe, of London.
Actor Joseph Marcell keeps his Lear at a high pitch from the start in this engaging if uneven production of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedy, an exploration of the human capacity for truth, loyalty and love as well as blindness, betrayal, and ...
Dear White People is a provocative satire on the black experience in a “post-racial” society during the age of Obama.
In an hour-and-twenty minute set at Scullers, jazz singer Rachelle Farrell displayed the chops and vocal range that have made her a favorite among jazz fans the world over.
Denzel Washington plays a retired black ops soldier who goes back to work to settle a score with the Russian mob in The Equalizer.
Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr’s research of celebrities genetic roots makes for interesting reading in Finding Your Roots.
When The Game Stands Tall tells inspirational story of redemption through football.
Newport lineup reflects depth of jazz music as festival marks 60th anniversary.
An abundance of talent and a richness of music from burgeoning artists prevailed at the Montreal International Jazz Festival.
In Cambridge for a gig, singer/basist Meshell Ndegeocello discusses the varied influences on her soul-infused music
Described as a "burger joint with strong values," the Jamaica Plain burger joint Grass Fed offers delicious burgers, a variety of fries (from truffle-Parmesan to beet fries), onion rings, hot dogs, and sandwiches.
John Verlinden or "Chef Johnny" as he’s known from his days as the proprietor of Boston’s first Cuban-American restaurant, Mucho Gusto Café & Collectibles, has recently written the cookbook, "To Cook is to Love." As he states right up front, ...
If you go to Kara Walker’s new exhibit, "A Subtlety," at the Domino Sugar Factory in Brooklyn, a lot will overwhelm you. You’ll likely wait outside in a line that snakes down Kent Street, across from rowhouses that were once ...
Treach and Kay Gee from Naughty by Nature and the man of the hour Ja Rule turned it up at the jam-packed House of Blues for HOT 96.9’s Throwback Party.
It was a feast for the eyes as Boston Ballet’s dancers took to the stage in the program "Pricked."