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Boston Hosts 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 22
Funny women and their fans head to Boston today for The 7th Annual Women in Comedy Festival, held from April 22-26 in various venues in Cambridge and Boston.

Top Females in Music Visit Berkelee Women's Empower Symposium

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 26
On March 27, Boston's Berklee College of Music, the world's leading college of contemporary music, welcomes a number of international female role models from the world of entertainment, media, and music for its first ever Berklee Women's Empower Symposium

Catholic Group Calls For Organizers to Change Name of Boston St. Pat's Parade

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Mar 16
While many lauded the move to allow gay groups to march for the first time in Boston's St. Patrick's Day Parade, some hard line Catholic organizations withdrew their participation, with one group calling for a name change for the annual event.

Ken Urban Reconciles Contradictions in 'A Future Perfect'

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Jan 23
Ken Urban's latest play "A Future Perfect" is having its premiere production at the Speakeasy Stage Company. It promises to toe the line between two opposing forces: The spirit of an indy-rocker and the expectations of the "new normal."

'Muckrakers': Sex and Scandal Ripped from the Headlines

THEATRE | By EDGE | Jan 15
Ripped directly from the headlines and brimming with sex and scandal, New Repertory Theatre premieres "Muckrakers" by Zayd Dohrn in the Black Box Theater at the Arsenal Center for the Arts.

Consuming Humans :: Amelia Broome Plays Mrs. Lovett

THEATRE | By Michael Cox | Sep 25
Amelia Broome plays Mrs. Lovett one of the most compelling antiheros written for the musical theatre in the Lyric Stage Company's production of: "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," through October 11.

5 Funny Females Returns to Boston

CELEBRITIES | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 18
On August 19 and 20, the comic antics of 5 Funny Females returns to Boston for two evening shows at Laugh Boston.

Boston Hosts Gender-Bending Fashion Show

PARTIES | By Winnie McCroy | Aug 8
On Saturday, August 9 at Boston's Machine Nightclub, Dyke Night's Second Saturday event will feature a Gender-Bending Fashion Show, featuring the bespoke tailored suits of Oakland design company St. Harridan.

Taking a Bite Out of Boston Pride

FOOD/DRINK | By Kelsy Chauvin | Jun 9
Headliners Mary Lambert and Alex Newell may be chewing up the Pride stage, but Boston has proven in recent years that its gastronomic delights and city highlights can heartily compete with Pride-centric cities around the globe.

The ’Sex Fest’ Comes Again

THEATRE | By EDGE | Jun 4
Do you like to play? At Heart and Dagger’s "Sex Fest II" Boston’s sexiest playwrights explore the ins and outs of sex in a series of titillating and thought-provoking examinations of one of our favorite (and most anxiety-ridden) activities.

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