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BCT Wins 2 Elliot Norton Awards for THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK- Outstanding Production and Outstanding Actress

The Diary of Anne Frank- Zehava YoungerCongratulations to Zehava Younger who was named Outstanding Actress at the 2016 Elliot Norton Awards for her role as ‘Anne Frank’ in BCT’s production of THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK.  “Anne’s story is so important,” said Zehava in her acceptance speech at the Shubert Theatre, “and to be recognized for telling her story is truly incredible.”  THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK was also named Outstanding Production by the Boston Theater Critics Association, the voting members of the Elliot Norton Awards.  A Standing Ovation for the cast, crew, creative team and all those associated with this incredibly moving production!

Zehava Younger wins Independent Reviewers of New England Award for Most Promising Young Performer for her role as ‘Anne Frank’



Anne Frank-Zehava YoungerCongratulations to Zehava Younger who was named Most Promising Young Performer by the Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) at the 20th anniversary IRNE Awards on April 11.  Zehava played ‘Anne Frank’ in BCT’s critically acclaimed 2015 production of “The Diary of Anne Frank”.  Wonderful recognition for a wonderful actress who, upon receiving the award said, “This is a story that needs to be told.”  Thank you Zehava for helping to tell this incredibly important and inspirational story.


Fancy Nancy- Charlotte and Cast Steve Gagliastro-Peddler-Caps2 great shows to wrap up the BCT season!  Get your tickets today before it’s too late.  FANCY NANCY runs through February 28 and CAPS FOR SALE runs March 5 – 13.   Due to popular demand- NEW PERFORMANCE OF FANCY NANCY ADDED! February 27 at 11 am!

You don’t want to miss these fantastic musicals!  Perfect for the whole family!

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Kristin Chenoweth To Receive 2016 Giving Voice Award

Emmy and Tony Award winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth will be the recipient of the theater’s 2016 Giving Voice Award on April 28. The award recognizes exceptional achievement by and for children in the arts, and is given annually to an individual whose professional and personal achievement serves as an inspiration to young artists and who has given their heart, talent, and spirit to empowering youth in the arts.

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BCT Featured on NECN

NECN-Latyoia-VelveteenBCT was recently featured on New England Cable News for their ‘Making the Grade’ segment.  NECN’s Latoyia Edwards attended a school matinee performance of THE VELVETEEN RABBIT and spoke with teachers, students and the cast about the importance of arts in schools- and how much fun theater is!

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Single Tickets ON SALE!

Tickets2016We would love to have you join us for FANCY NANCY THE MUSICAL and CAPS FOR SALE! Individual tickets for all our 2015-2016 productions are now on sale. Buy tix for 1, 2 or all 3 shows. Subscriptions on sale too! We look forward to seeing you this season!

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