Theater

November 21, 2017 No Commentby

“Phenomenal” Incognito Cast Takes the Stage

Incognito: an assumed or false identity. The Gamm’s latest offering sounds like it could be a fun who-dunnit; however, while ...

Annie Is a Surefire Hit Thanks to Superstar Cast and Solid Direction
November 21, 2017 No Commentby

Annie Is a Surefire Hit Thanks to Superstar Cast and Solid Direction

  The Community Players in Pawtucket have truly knocked it out of the park with their 97th season opener — ...

Out Loud's King Lear Showcases Incredible Performances
November 21, 2017 No Commentby

Out Loud’s King Lear Showcases Incredible Performances

Having been to a few Out Loud productions, I knew to expect something … different for King Lear, and director ...

Top Local Holiday Shows to Add to Your Wish List
November 15, 2017 No Commentby

Top Local Holiday Shows to Add to Your Wish List

As Charles Dickens himself penned in A Christmas Carol, “There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter ...

Dance Season 2017-2018 Preview
November 15, 2017 No Commentby

Dance Season 2017-2018 Preview

Holiday-themed dance performances from nearly every Rhode Island company will open the season, ranging from traditional to contemporary work. The ...

Bringing Attention to Homelessness
November 15, 2017 No Commentby

Bringing Attention to Homelessness

The plight of the homeless is being explored on November 18 in A Place Called Home at Mathewson Street Church ...

Brown Tackles Challenging Show in Lives of the Great Poisoners
November 14, 2017 No Commentby

Brown Tackles Challenging Show in Lives of the Great Poisoners

The latest show from Brown University Theatre’s Sock and Buskin is an extremely ambitious project; any Caryl Churchill play is ...

Fun Home Brings a Sense of Peace to Real-Life Events
November 14, 2017 No Commentby

Fun Home Brings a Sense of Peace to Real-Life Events

When an audience member of Fun Home approached its playwright Lisa Kron and said it was “much bigger than a ...

Swamp Meadow's Tending to Grace Is Heartwarming
November 14, 2017 No Commentby

Swamp Meadow’s Tending to Grace Is Heartwarming

Not every young adult novel has the power to transform a teacher into a playwright, but after years of teaching ...

Big Ideas at Wilbury
November 11, 2017 No Commentby

Big Ideas at Wilbury

By the end of the talk back following the Friday night performance of New and Dangerous Ideas, it became abundantly ...