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. He can be reached at email@example.com and can be followed on Twitter @siegeled.
Gloucester Stage Company has added Jeff Zinn, former artistic director at the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater, to its management roster.
“Gloucester Blue” has a dark laugh at the 1 percent — and at everyone else.
Several local actors play prominent roles in “A Little Night Music” at the Huntington Theatre Company.
Groupmuse, which hosts classical music parties in living rooms, is one of the many classical music organizations getting performances out of symphony halls and into more informal spaces.
If you were looking to the future of theater in Boston, Company One is a great place to start, even as it struggles to succeed financially.
This week’s Sunday Times features two ways of living one’s life: the high-pressure jobs at Amazon and Oliver Sacks’ time of “Sabbath.”
A Clark Art exhibit focuses on “Van Gogh and Nature” while Audra McDonald takes on Eugene O’Neill in Williamstown. Andris Nelsons and Tina Packer go for broke in Lenox. Ed Siegel’s Berkshires roundup.
Miles Davis’s Newport concerts are a testament to the creative restlessness that drove him to ever more powerful approaches to jazz.
The combined institution would be called Berklee and the Boston Conservatory would become The Boston Conservatory at Berklee.
Matthew Aucoin’s opera is richly detailed, psychologically nuanced and philosophically provocative, says Ed Siegel.
Hilary Hahn and Jeremy Denk perform under the Celebrity Series umbrella.
Robert Brustein ends his trilogy of Shakespeare plays with a Lear-like ending.
Mike Daisey looks at three “American Utopias.” And then (yawn) he looks at them again.
The American Repertory Theater unveils an extraordinary “Glass Menagerie.”
The Steve Miller Band and “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” join the Tanglewood lineup.
ArtsEmerson brings the Yale Repertory Theatre production of “The Servant of Two Masters” to the Paramount Theatre.
Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts three works by the French composer, Henri Dutilleux.
The Museum of Fine Arts is showing all of Stanley Kubrick’s films in February.
The Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater announces its season.
Amid all the highly anticipated theater events in January, the Lyric Stage does right by Moisés Kaufman’s “33 Variations,” about Beethoven and a contemporary musicologist.