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A guide to Boston arts events

We all know Boston is a center of artistic expression. However, with so many options, it can be difficult to choose what to do and where to go. To help solve that dilemma, we’re bringing… Read More...

UTC’s ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ makes for a lighthearted fairy tale with great execution

The Undergraduate Theater Collective’s (UTC) new production of “Once Upon a Mattress” is a fun, heartwarming tale of love lifted into sentimentality by boisterous musical numbers and conscious comedy. “Once Upon” is an adaptation of… Read More...

UTC’s ‘The Sparrow,’ ambitious and lighthearted

“The Sparrow,” the newest play from Brandeis’ Undergraduate Theater Collective (UTC), is an ambitious show, relying on abstract dance scenes to tell its story. In its production, the UTC embraces the traditional aspects of the… Read More...

Hold Thy Peace reinvents Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet’

With its captivating production of “Hamlet,” Brandeis’ Shakespeare troupe Hold Thy Peace has reinvented a classic show to create a meaningful and eerie performance. The show takes a novel approach to “Hamlet,” shaking up the… Read More...

‘Fefu and Her Friends’ explores complex emotions and relationships between women

Brandeis’ newest production, “Fefu and Her Friends,” serves as an example of how powerful realist drama can be with its emotional portrayal of women’s lives. The 1977 play, written by María Irene Fornés follows the… Read More...
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