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What’s Playing: May 10 to 16

Posted By Nicholas Peterson On May 10, 2010 @ 12:01 am In What's Playing | No Comments

Here’s a listing of special events, openings, closings, and upcoming performances and events for the week of May 10 through 16.

Special Events This Week

2010 Gala • news wire [1]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Emerging Americanews wire [3]
emergingamericafestival.orgg [4]

Closing This Week

Mammalsnews wire [5]
Apollinaire Theatre Company • apollinairetheatre.com [6] • (617) 887-2336

The Blonde, The Brunette and the Vengeful Redheadnews wire [7]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

The Little Mermaidnews wire [9]
Wheelock Family Theatre • wheelockfamilytheatre.org [10] • (617) 879-2300

Now Playing

Blithe Spiritnews wire [11]
Lyric Stage Company of Boston • lyricstage.com [12] • (617) 585-5678

The Donkey Shownews wire [13], extension announcement [14], second extension [15], preview photos [16]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

Farragut Northnews wire [18]
Zeitgeist Stage Company • zeitgeiststage.com [19] • (617) 933-8600

Half-Witsnews wire [20]

Hot Mikadonews wire [21]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

The Great American Trailer Park Musicalnews wire [22], extension [23], final extension [24]
SpeakEasy Stage Company • speakeasystage.com [25] • 617-482-3279

Opening this Week

Family Storiesnews wire [26]
Whistler In The Dark • whistlerinthedark.com [27]

Johnny Baseballnews wire [28], cast announcement [29], extension announcement [30]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

Prelude to a Kiss"35 Below" news wire [31], news wire [32]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

The Lady with All The Answersseason release [34]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

Upcoming Special Events

35 Below Wrap Party for 'Prelude to a Kiss': "Leave with the Wrong Girl""35 Below" news wire [31]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Boston Theater Marathon XII and The Warm-Up Lapsnews wire [36]
Boston Playwrights' Theatre • bostonplaywrights.org [37] • (617) 353-5443

"Experience the Magic" • news wire [38]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-7552

NickelodeonStorytime Live!press release [39]
Citi Center for the Performing Arts • citicenter.org/ [40] • 866-348-9738

Upcoming Productions

2 Pianos 4 Handsseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

A Moon for Misbegottenseason release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

A Picassonews wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

afterlife: a ghost storyseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Alice vs. Wonderlandnews wire [46]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

An Ideal Husbandseason announcement [47]
Gloucester Stage • gloucesterstage.org [48] • 978-281-4433

Annie Baker's Shirley, Vermont plays • festival release [49]
Boston Theatre Scene • bostontheatrescene.com [50] • (617) 933-8600

Antony & Cleopatraseason release [51]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

Beasley’s Christmas Partynews wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

Body Awarenessfestival release [53]
SpeakEasy Stage Company • speakeasystage.com [25] • 617-482-3279

Boston Marriageseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Breaking the Codeseason release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

Bus Stopseason release [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Cabaretnews wire [46]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

Cherry Docsseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Circle Mirror Transformationnews wire [54], festival announcement [53]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Comedy of Errorsseason release [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Cymbelineseason release [51]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

Death and the Powersnews wire [46]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

DollHouseseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Educating Ritaseason release [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Four Placesnews wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Luneseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Freud's Last Sessionseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

Hamlet in Somerville • news wire [55]
GAN-ә-meed Theatre Project • www.GANemeed.org [56]

Henry IV, part 1season release [51]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

Henry IV, part 2season release [51]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

Hysteria, or Fragments of an Analysis of an Obsessional Neurosis season release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

In the Next Room (or The Vibrator Play)first four shows [57]
SpeakEasy Stage Company • speakeasystage.com [25] • 617-482-3279

Living In Exileseason release [51]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

Lost & Found Riders To The Sea and Brilliant Tracesseason announcement [58]
Gloucester Stage • gloucesterstage.org [48] • 978-281-4433

Othellonews wire [59], casting announcement [60]
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company • commshakes.org [61]

OVOnews wire [62]
Cirque du Soliel • cirquedusoleil.com [63]

Passing Strangeseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Prometheus Boundnews wire [46]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

Reasons to Be Prettyfirst four shows [57]
SpeakEasy Stage Company • speakeasystage.com [25] • 617-482-3279

R. Buckminster Fuller: The History (and Mystery) of the Universenews wire [46]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

Radio City Christmas Spectacularseason release [3]
Citi Center for the Performing Arts • citicenter.org/rockettes [64] • 866-348-9738

Ramona Quimbyseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

Richard IIIseason release [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Ruinedseason release [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Striking 12first four shows [57]
SpeakEasy Stage Company • speakeasystage.com [25] • 617-482-3279

Silver Spoonseason release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

Sons of the Prophetnews wire [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

Sophie Tucker: The Last of the Red Hot Mamasnews wire [65], news wire 2 [66]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

Table Mannersseason announcement [58]
Gloucester Stage • gloucesterstage.org [48] • 978-281-4433

Tartuffeseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

Tenderseason announcement [58]
Gloucester Stage • gloucesterstage.org [48] • 978-281-4433

The Aliensfestival release [49]
Company One • companyone.org [67] • (617) 933-8600

The Blonde, The Brunette and the Vengeful Redheadseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

The Blue Flowernews wire [46]
American Repertory Theater • americanrepertorytheater.org [17] • (617) 547-8300

The Complete World of Sports (abridged)news wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

The Exceptionalsnews wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

The Fever Chart: Three Visions of the MIddle Eastseason release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

The Foreignerseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

The Hotel Nepentheseason release [51]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

The Hound of the Baskervillesseason release [43], news wire [68]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

The Last Five Yearsseason release [45]
New Repertory Theatre • newrep.org [2] • (617) 923-8487

The Torch-Bearersseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

This Verse Businessseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

Ti-Jean & His Brothersseason release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

Timon of Athensnews wire [69]
Actors' Shakespeare Project • actorsshakespeareproject.org [52] • 866-811-4111

Tom Sawyerseason release [41]
Peterborough Players • peterboroughplayers.org [42] • (603) 924-7585

Truth Values: One Girl’s Romp Through MIT’s Male Math Maze season release [43]
Central Square Theater • centralsquaretheater.org [35] • 1-866-811-4111

Tryingseason announcement [58]
Gloucester Stage • gloucesterstage.org [48] • 978-281-4433

Trystnews wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

Two Jews Walk Into A War... news wire [44]
Merrimack Repertory Theatre • merrimackrep.org [8] • (978) 654-4MRT (4678)

Vengeance is the Lord'snews wire [54]
Huntington Theatre Company • huntingtontheatre.org [33] • (617) 266-0800

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URLs in this post:

[1] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/05/03/new-rep-sets-2010-gala-for-may-10/

[2] newrep.org: http://newrep.org

[3] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/06/the-a-r-t-ica-and-the-huntington-present-emerging-america-may-14-26-2010/

[4] emergingamericafestival.orgg: http://emergingamericafestival.org

[5] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/03/24/apollinaire-presents-the-east-coast-premiere-of-amelia-bullmores-mammals/

[6] apollinairetheatre.com: http://www.apollinairetheatre.com/

[7] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/03/29/merrimack-rep-presents-the-blonde-the-brunette-and-the-vengeful-redhead-beginning-april-18/

[8] merrimackrep.org: http://merrimackrep.org

[9] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/03/03/wheelock-family-theatre-presents-the-little-mermaid/

[10] wheelockfamilytheatre.org: http://wheelockfamilytheatre.org

[11] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/01/lyric-stage-closes-out-2009-10-season-with-noel-cowards-blithe-spirit/

[12] lyricstage.com: http://lyricstage.com/

[13] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2009/07/31/the-a-r-t-presents-the-donkey-show-beginning-august-21/

[14] extension announcement: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2009/09/21/a-r-t-extends-the-donkey-show-through-january-2-2010/

[15] second extension: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2009/12/19/american-repertory-theater-extends-the-donkey-show-through-the-end-of-summer/

[16] preview photos: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2009/07/31/photos-a-sneak-peak-at-the-donkey-show-at-the-a-r-t/

[17] americanrepertorytheater.org: http://americanrepertorytheater.org

[18] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/01/zeitgeist-stage-presents-farragut-north-beginning-april-30/

[19] zeitgeiststage.com: http://zeitgeiststage.com/

[20] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/05/04/theatre-nine-presents-half-wits/

[21] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index2010/04/14/new-rep-presents-hot-mikado-beginning-may-2/

[22] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/12/speakeasy-stage-presents-the-great-american-trailer-park-musical-beginning-april-30/

[23] extension: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/05/17/speakeasy-stage-extends-the-great-american-trailer-park-musical-through-june-7/

[24] final extension: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/06/01/speakeasy-stage-extends-the-great-american-trailer-park-musical-one-more-time-must-close-june-20/

[25] speakeasystage.com: http://speakeasystage.com/

[26] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/05/whistler-in-the-dark-presents-biljana-srbljanovics-family-stories/

[27] whistlerinthedark.com: http://whistlerinthedark.com

[28] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/02/26/the-a-r-t-presents-johnny-baseball-beginning-may-14/

[29] cast announcement: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/08/american-repertory-theater-announces-cast-for-johnny-baseball/

[30] extension announcement: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/06/10/american-repertory-theaters-johnny-baseball-has-been-extended-through-july-11th/

[31] "35 Below" news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/03/01/the-huntington-announces-35-below-wrap-parties/

[32] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/16/2009-2010-huntington-season-concludes-with-craig-lucas-prelude-to-a-kiss/

[33] huntingtontheatre.org: http://huntingtontheatre.org

[34] season release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/27/the-nora-theatre-company-presents-the-lady-with-all-the-answers-beginning-may-13/

[35] centralsquaretheater.org: http://centralsquaretheater.org

[36] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/30/boston-playwrights’-theatre-presents-boston-theater-marathon-xii-plus-the-warm-up-laps/

[37] bostonplaywrights.org: http://bostonplaywrights.org

[38] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/02/merrimack-reps-bi-annual-live-and-silent-auction-on-may-20-2010/

[39] press release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/28/nickelodeon-brings-storytime-live-to-boston-may-22-23/

[40] citicenter.org/: http://www.citicenter.org/

[41] season release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/03/01/peterborough-players-announces-2010-season/

[42] peterboroughplayers.org: http://peterboroughplayers.org

[43] season release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/05/central-square-theater-announces-2010-2011-season/

[44] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/12/merrimack-rep-announces-2010-2011-season/

[45] season release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/02/22/new-repertory-theatre-announces-2010-2011-season/

[46] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/05/07/a-r-t-2010-11-season-includes-amanda-palmer-in-cabaret-prometheus-bound-and-alice-vs-wonderland/

[47] season announcement: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/22/gloucester-stage-sets-2010-season/

[48] gloucesterstage.org: http://www.gloucesterstage.org

[49] festival release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index//2010/04/21/company-one-huntington-theatre-company-and-speakeasy-stage-company-collaborate-to-present-annie-baker’s-“shirley-vermont”-in-fall-2010/

[50] bostontheatrescene.com: http://bostontheatrescene.com/

[51] season release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/03/24/a-s-p-announces-their-seventh-season-betrayal-redemption-and-the-power-of-the-heart/

[52] actorsshakespeareproject.org: http://actorsshakespeareproject.org/

[53] festival release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/21/company-one-huntington-theatre-company-and-speakeasy-stage-company-collaborate-to-present-annie-baker’s-“shirley-vermont”-in-fall-2010/

[54] season release: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/20/nicholas-martin-directs-plays-by-bob-glaudini-annie-baker-and-stephen-karam-for-huntingtons-2010-11/

[55] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/27/gan-e-meed-theatre-project-presents-all-female-hamlet/

[56] www.GANemeed.org: http://www.GANemeed.org/

[57] first four shows: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/30/speakeasy-stage-announces-20th-anniversary-season/

[58] season announcement: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index2010/04/22/gloucester-stage-sets-2010-season/

[59] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2009/12/07/commonwealth-shakespeare-company-announces-othello-for-summer-2010/

[60] casting announcement: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/05/26/commonwealth-shakespeare-announces-casting-for-othello/

[61] commshakes.org: http://commshakes.org

[62] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index2010/04/27/cirque-du-soliel-presents-ovo-on-fan-pier-beginning-july-22/

[63] cirquedusoleil.com: http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/

[64] citicenter.org/rockettes: http://www.citicenter.org/rockettes

[65] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2009/12/15/new-rep-announces-summer-musical-revue-sophie-tucker-the-last-of-the-red-hot-mamas/

[66] news wire 2: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/05/21/new-rep-presents-the-last-of-the-red-hot-mamas-starting-june-24/

[67] companyone.org: http://companyone.org/

[68] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/06/15/central-square-theater-presents-the-hound-of-the-baskervilles/

[69] news wire: http://explorebostontheatre.com/index/2010/04/21/a-s-p-produces-timon-of-athens-beginning-may-19/

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