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DITKO Brings the Man to Life on Stage
November 13, 2018 No Commentby

DITKO Brings the Man to Life on Stage

Lenny Schwartz is known for writing new plays, his terrific sense of humor and his love of comic books. He has ...

Midterm Recap: Is Anyone Surprised?
November 7, 2018 No Commentby

Midterm Recap: Is Anyone Surprised?

As I reflect on the results of the 2018 Rhode Island midterm elections, I keep hearing Radiohead’s “No Surprises” playing ...

<i>Next to Normal</i> Handles Mental Illness with Grace and Humor
November 7, 2018 No Commentby

Next to Normal Handles Mental Illness with Grace and Humor

At one point in the first act of Next to Normal, one character poses the question “Who’s crazy?” Though it ...

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 ...

Bleeding Ink: Local Comic Artists Speak Out, Geek Out
October 31, 2018 No Commentby

Bleeding Ink: Local Comic Artists Speak Out, Geek Out

  Cartoonists, comic strip creators, sequential narrative artists … call them what you will; they walk among us, even here ...

Got Beer? Want to Know a Secret? One sip of Proclamation's homage, and all will be revealed
October 31, 2018 No Commentby

Got Beer? Want to Know a Secret? One sip of Proclamation’s homage, and all will be revealed

For the third year in a row, Altered Reality Entertainment has partnered with a local brewery to create the official ...

Fantastic! Comic Con returns and resistance is futile
October 31, 2018 No Commentby

Fantastic! Comic Con returns and resistance is futile

Let your Halloween costume pull a double this year – RI Comic Con is earlier in the season than usual. ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Urinal Soils Its Dockers
October 27, 2018 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Urinal Soils Its Dockers

Phillipe and Jorge were astounded and then appalled by this headline on page 2 of the October 26 edition of ...

An Interview with RJ Heim: More Constant Than the Weather
October 24, 2018 No Commentby

An Interview with RJ Heim: More Constant Than the Weather

RJ Heim is a familiar face and voice to most Rhode Islanders, as the weekend weatherman and a feature reporter ...

Cannabis Classification Prevents Adequate Research
October 24, 2018 No Commentby

Cannabis Classification Prevents Adequate Research

Change does not come easily to the medical community. In 1847, after witnessing countless post childbirth and surgical deaths, Dr. ...