Former Boston Globe theater and television critic Ed Siegel began his 35-year career on Morrissey Boulevard in the Globe Sports Department. He has also filled in as Living and Arts editor. Since leaving the Globe in 2006 he has been an associate editor at Berkshire Living magazine; contributed book reviews to Newsday, the New York Times and the Globe; and is critic at large for WBUR-FM and The ARTery.
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The A.R.T. brings the Hypocrites’ production of “Pirates of Penzance” to the Loeb.
Can Andris Nelsons make Symphony Hall rock?
A look at Andris Nelsons — how he conducts, what he has to say.
“On The Town” and “In The Heights” offer two sharp musical views of assimilation in America, then and now.
The Lyman family wins three awards, including the Elliot Norton Award for Sustained Excellence to Will Lyman, and Company One wins four awards for “The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity.”
Zeitgeist Stage Company’s production of “Punk Rock” has overtones of the Marathon bombing and school violence.
Claire Messud’s “The Woman Upstairs” is an intriguing departure from “The Emperor’s Children.”
The Huntington Theatre Committee wins this year’s Regional Theatre Award, administered by the American Theatre Critics Assn. and presented by the Tony Awards Administration Committee.
Bryan Cranston will play Lyndon Johnson at the American Repertory Theater in September.
Ed Siegel salutes local TV stations and national cable services for Friday morning coverage.