Marilyn A. Busch

Marilyn A. Busch

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Over the years Marilyn has worn more theatrical hats than she can count: actress, director, costume designer, playwright, make-up artist, comedienne, publicist, marketing guru, graphic designer and chauffeur, a talent that comes in handy to this day. A true Rhode Island girl, Marilyn saw her first musical at Theater by the Sea, fell in love with acting after having Looking Glass Theater visit to her school, spent her summers with Cumberland Company and received her BA in Theater Performance from RI College. Over the years Marilyn has worked with Trinity Rep, AS220, Perishable Theatre, Community Players, Alias Stage, National Black Theater Festival and has written for Providence Monthly, The NicePaper and more. Follow her on Twitter @madbusch or shoot her an email at marilynbusch@gmail.com.

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Articles by Marilyn A. Busch

Sci-Fi Poetry? Meta-physical musical? Director Brien Lang on The Wilbury Theatre Group’s genre-defying Futurity
December 5, 2018 No Commentby

Sci-Fi Poetry? Meta-physical musical? Director Brien Lang on The Wilbury Theatre Group’s genre-defying Futurity

“We wrote a Civil War sci-fi musical,” states frontman César Alvarez and his New York-based indie rock band The Lisps. ...

A Tale of Two Surprise Endings: ‘Night Mother and its producer, Counter-Productions Theatre Company
November 15, 2018 No Commentby

A Tale of Two Surprise Endings: ‘Night Mother and its producer, Counter-Productions Theatre Company

  For anyone familiar with the technological side of our modern world, receiving an “end of life” announcement for a ...

Greg Geer Keeps His Eye on the Ball as Director of The Who's Tommy at Bristol Theatre Company
November 7, 2018 No Commentby

Greg Geer Keeps His Eye on the Ball as Director of The Who’s Tommy at Bristol Theatre Company

  The Tony Award-winning musical The Who’s Tommy is based on the classic rock opera about the deaf, dumb and ...

5 Questions With: Playwright & Actor Nick Albanese Talks About Many Sides to the Reaper
November 3, 2018 No Commentby

5 Questions With: Playwright & Actor Nick Albanese Talks About Many Sides to the Reaper

Many Sides to the Reaper is the newest play from local playwright and actor Nick Albanese, author of the popular ...

Inside His Head: Lenny Schwartz draws his plays from infamous comic book history
October 31, 2018 No Commentby

Inside His Head: Lenny Schwartz draws his plays from infamous comic book history

Local playwright Lenny Schwartz has made a name for himself with his award-winning Daydream Theatre Company and such plays as Co-Creator, ...

October 25, 2018 No Commentby

“Creepy and Kooky, Mysterious and Spooky” The Addams Family in Concert at Academy Players Oct 26-27

  Just in time for Halloween, The Academy Players Company will present The Addams Family in concert this weekend on Friday, ...

WomensWork Is Off to a Solid Start with a Sold-Out Limited Run of My Left Breast
October 12, 2018 No Commentby

WomensWork Is Off to a Solid Start with a Sold-Out Limited Run of My Left Breast

  Led by founder and creative director Lynne Collinson, the new women-forward theaterecollaborative WomensWork is off to a strong start ...

Academy Players' Stirring Newsies Is a Winner from Start to Finish
September 17, 2018 No Commentby

Academy Players’ Stirring Newsies Is a Winner from Start to Finish

  Academy Players officially opened the doors to the new James and Gloria Maron Cultural Art Center on September 13 ...

New Groups to Watch on the Local Theater Scene
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

New Groups to Watch on the Local Theater Scene

It’s a wild world out there for anyone attempting to produce live performances for local audiences. The cautionary tales shared ...

Hello, Dolly!
July 6, 2018 No Commentby

Hello, Dolly!

The sheer number of theaters and theater companies in our small state is staggering. But like weiners on a vendor’s ...