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

Around the World in 80 Days at OSTC
November 5, 2015 No Commentby

Around the World in 80 Days at OSTC

Ocean State Theatre Company will be running what’s being billed as “the original amazing race” this month with their latest ...

Hustle Down to Granite Theatre to Catch Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
November 4, 2015 No Commentby

Hustle Down to Granite Theatre to Catch Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Renaissance City Theatre‘s production of the popular musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, now playing at Granite Theatre in Westerly, is a ...

In The Next Room, or The Vibrator Play Generates a Lot of Buzz at URI
October 23, 2015 No Commentby

In The Next Room, or The Vibrator Play Generates a Lot of Buzz at URI

Sarah Ruhl’s In The Next Room, or The Vibrator Play, directed by URI associate professor Bryna Wortman, delivers — in ...

Stellar “Buyer & Cellar” Down Stage at 2nd Story
October 16, 2015 No Commentby

Stellar “Buyer & Cellar” Down Stage at 2nd Story

Warren’s 2nd Story Theatre has dubbed this event a “pop-up” production and quite honestly, if they wanted to keep this ...

Winner Winner, Murder on Us Mystery Dinner!
October 14, 2015 No Commentby

Winner Winner, Murder on Us Mystery Dinner!

Let’s face it – when it comes to live entertainment, sometimes you want the Bard, sometimes you like it avant-garde ...

Payton’s Place is in the Spotlight in Deliciously Campy “Die, Mommie, Die!” at 2nd Story
August 6, 2015 No Commentby

Payton’s Place is in the Spotlight in Deliciously Campy “Die, Mommie, Die!” at 2nd Story

I would pay good money to see “The Payton St. James Show.” There, I said it. Now, you may not ...

2nd Story Theatre’s Delightfully Silly I Hate Hamlet

July 19, 2015 No Commentby

2nd Story Theatre’s Delightfully Silly I Hate Hamlet


Let’s be honest — summer is a ridiculously tough time for theater producers. The weather is just so darn nice ...

Trinity Rep’s Melancholy Play Beautifully Redefines the Modern Musical
June 10, 2015 No Commentby

Trinity Rep’s Melancholy Play Beautifully Redefines the Modern Musical

The newest offering closing out the 51st season at Trinity Rep is, in a word, beautiful. Melancholy Play: A Chamber Musical ...

Al Fresco Dining Off the Beaten Path – and with Gluten-Free Options? I’m In!
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Al Fresco Dining Off the Beaten Path – and with Gluten-Free Options? I’m In!

Since moving our family out of PVD to the wilds of Greenville a few years ago, my husband and I ...

A Darkly Funny “Entertaining Mr. Sloane” at 2nd Story Theatre 
May 13, 2015 No Commentby

A Darkly Funny “Entertaining Mr. Sloane” at 2nd Story Theatre 

It’s ironic that 2nd Story Theatre chose Mother’s Day weekend, of all holidays, as their press opening night for Joe ...