GO SEE A SHOW: THEATRE LISTINGS #151 - PLAYS ABOUT AFRICAN DRUMS, WOMEN OF THE SCIENCES & MORE

By : Caitlin Kenney

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Thru 10/8

Heroes of the Fourth Turning by SpeakEasy Stage Company @ BCA. Tix at Speakeasystage.com $25+


Thru 10/9

The Lyric Stage brings the laughter in Lynn Nottage’s Fabulation, or, The Re-education of Undinea, a comedy about a woman who seemingly loses everything only to move back home. Tix at LyricStage.com $15+


10/5-10/16

Step Afrika! brings their inspiring percussive show Drumfolk to Boston, exploring the history of how stepping evolved when African Americans had their drums taken. Tix at ArtsEmerson.org $25+


Thru 10/23

Head to the Central Square Theatre for Ada and the Engine, the next installment of MIT-produced plays that feature little-known women in the sciences. Tix at CentralSquareTheatre.org $19+


10/26-10/30

Bill Irwin’s one man show, On Beckett, delves into the cultural impact of legendary playwright Samuel Beckett @ Arts Emerson. Tix at ArtsEmerson.org $25+





Originally published in-print in Boston Compass Newspaper #151 October 2022

 

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