Michael Bilow

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Free Tuition at CCRI: The New Lively Experiment
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Free Tuition at CCRI: The New Lively Experiment

The entering freshman class at the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) for fall 2017 includes the first beneficiaries of ...

Morris Nathanson, Pawtucket Revival Architect and Artist, Turns 90
September 20, 2017 No Commentby

Morris Nathanson, Pawtucket Revival Architect and Artist, Turns 90

The City of Pawtucket pulled out all the stops to honor Morris Nathanson on September 8, the day before his ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mesh Networking: In Disaster Situations, Real Apps Can Do What Zello Cannot Do
September 7, 2017 No Commentby

Mesh Networking: In Disaster Situations, Real Apps Can Do What Zello Cannot Do

Virally widespread misinformation claims that Zello is an app that can be installed on smart phones and tablets as backup ...

News Analysis: RI to Study, not Legalize, Cannabis
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

News Analysis: RI to Study, not Legalize, Cannabis

Every year a bill is introduced at the RI General Assembly to legalize recreational use of cannabis, regulating and taxing ...

Doors Open RI Free Citywide PVD Festival, Sep 23
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

Doors Open RI Free Citywide PVD Festival, Sep 23

“Behind Every Door is a Story,” Doors Open Rhode Island write on their website. Their mission is to acquaint Providence ...

Trinity Rep Kicks Off the Season with a Free Party
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

Trinity Rep Kicks Off the Season with a Free Party

Trinity Rep invites the theater community to its annual season kick-off party to be held this year on Sunday, Sep ...

Opinion: The Pope on Galileo
September 6, 2017 No Commentby

Opinion: The Pope on Galileo

(Originally published December 23, 2008; this is re-published here as a sidebar to my review of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht ...

Rent-to-Own: Desperation Financing
August 16, 2017 No Commentby

Rent-to-Own: Desperation Financing

If you want furniture, small appliances, a television set or a computer, but you have bad credit or no credit, ...