Theater

Barker's Butterfingers Explores the People Behind the Greatest Story Ever Told
December 8, 2018 No Commentby

Barker’s Butterfingers Explores the People Behind the Greatest Story Ever Told

Each new adaptation of A Christmas Carol or Wonderful Life carries the burden of creating something fresh, bold, innovative and ...

Curt Columbus, Trinity Artistic Director, Provides Full Experiences with the '18 - '19 Season
December 5, 2018 No Commentby

Curt Columbus, Trinity Artistic Director, Provides Full Experiences with the ’18 – ’19 Season

One of my favorite conversations as part of the AD’s World series was the conversation I had with Curt Columbus ...

Dancing Thru the Snow: Leap into the holidays with these seasonal dance performances
December 5, 2018 No Commentby

Dancing Thru the Snow: Leap into the holidays with these seasonal dance performances

  While Island Moving Company is packing away its Nutcracker at Rosecliff in Newport, the rest of New England is ...

Sci-Fi Poetry? Meta-physical musical? Director Brien Lang on The Wilbury Theatre Group’s genre-defying Futurity
December 5, 2018 No Commentby

Sci-Fi Poetry? Meta-physical musical? Director Brien Lang on The Wilbury Theatre Group’s genre-defying Futurity

“We wrote a Civil War sci-fi musical,” states frontman César Alvarez and his New York-based indie rock band The Lisps. ...

<i>It's a Wonderful Life: The Musical</i> at Community Players
December 1, 2018 No Commentby

It’s a Wonderful Life: The Musical at Community Players

The 1946 Frank Capra film It’s a Wonderful Life has become such a beloved classic that nearly everyone has seen ...

TAPS Program Benefits from its Inclusivity
November 28, 2018 No Commentby

TAPS Program Benefits from its Inclusivity

Brown University’s theater programming has long held a fine reputation in the state, and it is currently progressing in exciting ways! ...

Gamm's Gloria both Shocking and Shockingly Relevant
November 28, 2018 No Commentby

Gamm’s Gloria both Shocking and Shockingly Relevant

On the surface, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Gloria appears to be about millennials trying to make it as employees of a print ...

Granite's Annie Adopts Stellar Performers
November 28, 2018 No Commentby

Granite’s Annie Adopts Stellar Performers

There’s an old adage in show business that says you should never work with children or animals. That fact alone ...

Inside Island Moving Company's  Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff
November 25, 2018 No Commentby

Inside Island Moving Company’s  Newport Nutcracker at Rosecliff

There is nothing grander then walking into the Rosecliff Mansion, especially at Christmas. Island Moving Company adds to the grandeur ...

CPTC's Night Mother Provides an Intense Night of Theater
November 25, 2018 No Commentby

CPTC’s Night Mother Provides an Intense Night of Theater

The reputation of Night Mother by Marsha Norman is that it is intense. When I casually chatted with several local frequent ...