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Artist Profile: Matthew A. Aucoin ’12 on Music Composition From Harvard to ‘Eurydice’

"I always wanted to treat the piano as a box of crayons with which I could color and make things up,” Aucoin said.

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‘Evil Dead The Musical HD’ Review: A Reimagining of the Cult Classic Hit

The show’s campy musical numbers bring a distinct liveliness to the archetypal characters of the “Evil Dead” universe.

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‘Becoming a Man’ Preview: One Man’s Transition, a Community of Change

To move from the page to the stage, “Becoming a Man” takes on new physical artistry and is uncompromisingly real.

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‘The Interrobangers’ Review: The Mystery of the Plot Underwhelms

The plot attempts to leave watchers puzzled, but perhaps takes a step too far by leaving them asking: What is happening?

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‘John Proctor is the Villain’ Review: An All-Around Triumph

"John Proctor is the Villain" provides profundity and levity, which neither detract from nor clash with each other, but instead enhance the show.


‘Falstaff’ Review: Mirth, Magic, and Miscommunications Galore

With its production of "Falstaff," the Harvard College Opera proved, once again, that opera can retain its classic humor while experimenting with modernity.

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Grace H. Allen ’24 on Her Directorial Debut and Teamwork

Though Allen juggles varsity athletics and pre-med requirements on top of her work in the arts, she is confident that she "will never stop performing."

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‘The Most Beautiful Sound I Ever Heard’: The Best Love Songs from Musical Theater

This Valentine’s Day, enjoy some of the best love songs from musical theater, listed below!

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‘Moulin Rouge: The Musical’ Is for the Dreamers, Bohemians, and Lovers

“Moulin Rouge: The Musical” is a spectacle of grandeur, artistry, and the lively spirit of burlesque.

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Harvard Theater: Spring 2024 Season Preview

Looking to attend musicals, plays, or operas at Harvard this spring? Check out this round-up of campus theater productions running in Spring 2024!

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Artist Profile: Sophie Garrigus ’25 on Laughter, Levity, and Love

Garrigus’s commitment to finding humor in the human experience shines through, making her a dynamic force in the world of performing arts.

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Penn & Teller Live Review: With Flourishes, Jokes, and a Sprinkle of Magic, Penn & Teller Mostly Succeed in their Family-Oriented Show

Shedding the traditional mystique of a magic show, some of the more intriguing segments came in the form of explanations.

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Barry Keoghan Named Hasty Pudding Man of the Year

Academy Award-nominated Irish actor Barry Keoghan will be the Hasty Pudding Theatricals’ 2024 Man of the Year, according to a Friday announcement.


‘BLKS’ Review: Relatable, Energetic, Vibrant, and Uplifting

Achieving its goal to mirror Black queer women of the present day, “BLKS” told a relatable story full of humor and heart.


Topdog or Underdog: The Most Popular and Most Forgotten ‘I Want’ Songs

An "I Want" song allows the audience to further understand a character and their story. Here is a ranking of the most well-known “I Want” songs and those that deserve more attention.