Michael Bilow

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Cannabis: Jared Moffat, RI Point-Man for Legalization
December 16, 2015 No Commentby

Cannabis: Jared Moffat, RI Point-Man for Legalization

Most lists of states likely to end prohibition within the next couple of years do not include Rhode Island, mainly ...

Planet Christmas: Until the Sea Shall Free Them
December 11, 2015 1 commentby

Planet Christmas: Until the Sea Shall Free Them

A new and original work of prodigious audacity, Planet Christmas by Contemporary Theater Company playwright-in-residence Andy Hoover, is unlike any ...

Opinion: The College Conundrum
December 10, 2015 No Commentby

Opinion: The College Conundrum

I’ve long contended that the overwhelming factor that accounts for the consistent increase in college tuition at about three times ...

Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol: Not Dead Yet
December 8, 2015 No Commentby

Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol: Not Dead Yet

An impressively minimalist take on a very familiar story, Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol, written by playwright Tom Mula and performed ...

Little Women: Not Exactly the Book
December 4, 2015 No Commentby

Little Women: Not Exactly the Book

A musical stage version of a classic book beloved by young adults for over a century is a daring challenge ...

Freelancing: Rising Creative Trend
November 4, 2015 No Commentby

Freelancing: Rising Creative Trend

As permanent employment in some fields shifts by employer choice to temporary and even outsourced workers, a complementary movement toward ...

Rocky Horror Show: Punk Tranvestites from Transsexual, Transylvania

November 2, 2015 1 commentby

Rocky Horror Show: Punk Tranvestites from Transsexual, Transylvania


It’s difficult to review a production of a show after seeing it numerous times elsewhere on stage and literally many ...

Glengarry Glen Ross: Is Coffee Only for Closers?
October 18, 2015 No Commentby

Glengarry Glen Ross: Is Coffee Only for Closers?

Playwright David Mamet in 1983 very much captured what would later be elsewhere called the “greed is good” era with ...

Cannabis: The Industry Turns Professional
September 30, 2015 No Commentby

Cannabis: The Industry Turns Professional

Cannabis is legal for medical use in 26 states (“Legality of cannabis by U.S. jurisdiction” en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legality_of_cannabis_by_U.S._jurisdiction ), but nearly all ...

Pug-let: And Your Little Dog, Too!
September 11, 2015 No Commentby

Pug-let: And Your Little Dog, Too!

Pug-let, Shakespeare’s Hamlet performed by pug dogs, is sweeping the theater world like a furry tornado – with established actor, ...