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

Letter to the Editor: The Slave at Mixed Magicwith
December 6, 2017 No Commentby

Letter to the Editor: The Slave at Mixed Magicwith

In regard to your recent review of The Slave, I had to read it more than a few times to be ...

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 — ...

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 ...

Epic’s Red Speedo Earns Gold with Fantastic Staging of Muscular New Play
November 10, 2017 No Commentby

Epic’s Red Speedo Earns Gold with Fantastic Staging of Muscular New Play

  While many theaters have the boldness to market their next show as “the theatrical event of the year” it ...

Academy Players Delivers Romantic and Deeply Felt Bridges of Madison County
November 5, 2017 No Commentby

Academy Players Delivers Romantic and Deeply Felt Bridges of Madison County

From the first melancholic notes of the opening number, “To Build a Home,” it is clear that this show aims ...

The Crazy Time Proves What’s Good for the Goose is Just Groovy for the Gander
October 23, 2017 No Commentby

The Crazy Time Proves What’s Good for the Goose is Just Groovy for the Gander

Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant’s newest offering is The Crazy Time, a laugh-filled look at men struggling to understand why ...

Enchanting Beauty and the Beast Captivates Audiences at Theatre by the Sea
July 30, 2017 No Commentby

Enchanting Beauty and the Beast Captivates Audiences at Theatre by the Sea

Trust me, seeing a show at Bill Hanney’s Theatre By The Sea (TBTS) is akin to capturing that perfect Instagram ...

Ocean State Theatre Company's
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Ocean State Theatre Company’s “Titanic Tale: From the Theater’s Maiden Voyage to its Sudden Demise

What a difference a few years can make in the life of a theater. On March 9 of this year, ...

Off to Nether Nether Land
March 22, 2017 No Commentby

Off to Nether Nether Land

This is your last week to catch The Gamm’s new virtual tech thriller The Nether, receiving a taught, well-acted staging ...

Elizabeth Keiser’s Horror Navigates Current Events Using Humor as a Compass
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Elizabeth Keiser’s Horror Navigates Current Events Using Humor as a Compass

  Risk + vulnerability = comic revelation. Actress and playwright Elizabeth Keiser’s work seems to thrive on this combustible combo ...