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This year’s theme is evolution, but there’s not much of that going on at Sketchbook Festival

The air-conditioning wasn’t the only thing underperforming on the opening night of Sketchbook. Collaboraction’s annual festival of short plays begins its second decade by taking up the theme of evolution—but much of what’s on display seems stuck in the primordial soup. An assortment of 16 short plays and “devised” pieces (i.e., created through processes that […]

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Two women discover they share a fear of technology, a desire for children, and a sinister therapist in Heaven Gallery video curator Clara Alcott’s 30-minute, Douglas Sirk-inspired sci-fi melodrama “Kick,” which premieres Tuesday 5/11 at the Chopin Theater.