Theater

Providence Improv Fest Returns
September 22, 2017 No Commentby

Providence Improv Fest Returns

Last night, Sep 22, marked the 14th opening of the annual Providence Improv Festival (PIF). With over 40 improv comedy ...

Arsenic and Old Lace Lacks Energy
September 21, 2017 No Commentby

Arsenic and Old Lace Lacks Energy

Arsenic and Old Lace is one of the most popularly produced plays in the United States. Since its premiere in ...

Wilbury's Caretaker Is Astounding
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Wilbury’s Caretaker Is Astounding

Communication is complicated. These days, we try to fit everything into 140-character statements rather than engaging each other in dialogue. ...

Les Miserables Kicks Off a National Tour at PPAC
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Les Miserables Kicks Off a National Tour at PPAC

Do you hear the people sing? It’s probably coming from PPAC, where the cast and crew of Les Miserables are ...

The Odeum gets Epic: Epic Love Stories Premieres in East Greenwich
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

The Odeum gets Epic: Epic Love Stories Premieres in East Greenwich

  Rhode Island has lost some killer venues. The Living Room, Perishable Theater and Black Rep/Aurora just to name a ...

Knight of the Burning Pestle: Comedy Way Ahead of Its Time
September 13, 2017 No Commentby

Knight of the Burning Pestle: Comedy Way Ahead of Its Time

Francis Beaumont is exactly the sort of obscure playwright of Elizabethan England whom Head Trick Theatre seeks to revive. Who ...

Self Help Gets Audiences Laughing
September 13, 2017 No Commentby

Self Help Gets Audiences Laughing

There’s a lot to savor in Rhode Island theater over the next several weeks, as most companies are opening their ...

Galileo at Burbage: A Masterful Portrayal
September 8, 2017 No Commentby

Galileo at Burbage: A Masterful Portrayal

A familiar touchstone of the modern age is that the Roman Catholic Church and its Inquisition threatened Galileo with torture ...

RI Ballet: Meeting Autumn with Grace
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

RI Ballet: Meeting Autumn with Grace

As the calendar turns from August to September, many area dancers will be returning to work. While the summer months ...

14th Annual Providence Improv Fest Makes it All Up
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

14th Annual Providence Improv Fest Makes it All Up

  The 14th Annual Providence Improv Fest, held from September 21-23, will feature over 40 improv comedy troupes from across ...