Theater

Gabriel: Men Being Men and Women Being Men
December 13, 2017 No Commentby

Gabriel: Men Being Men and Women Being Men

Men telling women what women want in defiance of their own expressed wishes is a long tradition, eerily echoed in ...

Letter to the Editor: The Slave at Mixed Magic
December 6, 2017 No Commentby

Letter to the Editor: The Slave at Mixed Magic

In regard to your recent review of The Slave, I had to read it more than a few times to be ...

Working Girls Juggle Romance and Work in Barker's
December 5, 2017 No Commentby

Working Girls Juggle Romance and Work in Barker’s “Romantic”

  Playwright Wendy Wasserstein explores the internal struggles faced by a pair of young working women in Isn’t It Romantic, ...

Glad Tidings at Arctic
December 5, 2017 No Commentby

Glad Tidings at Arctic

Charles Dickens’ classic A Christmas Carol is an irresistible parable about redemption. The miserly Ebenezer Scrooge refuses to partake in ...

The Slave: Inflammatory Language Muddies the Message
December 5, 2017 No Commentby

The Slave: Inflammatory Language Muddies the Message

Ed note – This review has generated some controversy and some very aggressive criticism online. It bears reminding folks that ...

Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC
November 30, 2017 No Commentby

Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC

Finding Neverland has flown into the Providence Performing Arts Center, and you don’t want to be left behind! I admit ...

Powerful Dutchman Performed at MMT
November 30, 2017 No Commentby

Powerful Dutchman Performed at MMT

My mouth was open so wide that you could have shoved a Cortland apple inside it as I tried to take ...

November 21, 2017 No Commentby

“Phenomenal” Incognito Cast Takes the Stage

Incognito: an assumed or false identity. The Gamm’s latest offering sounds like it could be a fun who-dunnit; however, while ...

Annie Is a Surefire Hit Thanks to Superstar Cast and Solid Direction
November 21, 2017 No Commentby

Annie Is a Surefire Hit Thanks to Superstar Cast and Solid Direction

  The Community Players in Pawtucket have truly knocked it out of the park with their 97th season opener — ...

Out Loud's King Lear Showcases Incredible Performances
November 21, 2017 No Commentby

Out Loud’s King Lear Showcases Incredible Performances

Having been to a few Out Loud productions, I knew to expect something … different for King Lear, and director ...