The Lion King

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
"The Lion King" stands triumphant as ever. If you've seen it, it's even better than you might remember; if you haven't seen it, there's no excuse: The show is back in Boston through Oct. 12.

Doubt

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
A strict nun; an affable priest. The Stoneham Theatre's production of John Patrick Shanley's 2004 play examines a crisis of faith not just in God, but also in one's fellow human beings... and one's own convictions.

Club King

By Kevin Kline | Monday Sep 15, 2014
It's hard to tell whether Jon Bush intended the title of his video profile of bar promoter Mario Diaz to be ironic or not.

The David Dance

By Kevin Kline | Monday Sep 15, 2014
Both past and present collide, giving hope to a damaged heart

Alec Mapa: Baby Daddy

By Kevin Kline | Monday Sep 15, 2014
When Alec Mapa takes the stage, all bets are off. This isn't a sanitized exploration of the human condition with funny anecdotes.

Out in the Night

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
Seven African-American lesbians were pilloried for fighting back when sexually harassed in Manhattan's West Village in 2006, as well as being sensationalized in the media with pejorative monikers like the "seething Sapphic septet."

The 10 Year Plan

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
Using every romantic comedy cliche invented, "The 10 Year Plan" finds itself as a back up plan rather than a premium choice.

Skanks

By Kevin Kline | Monday Sep 15, 2014
This charming documentary is Birmingham, Alabama's real-life "Waiting for Guffman."

Macbeth

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
The Harris Theater for Music and Dance stages a bold new version of "Macbeth."

Tiger Orange

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
Director Wade Gasque may speak the language of cinema, but he's not quite eloquent yet.

Tru Love

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Monday Sep 15, 2014
This may not be any great shakes, but it's a much better movie than its goofy title would suggest.