Theater

2nd Story's Boys Highlights Characters' Humanity
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

2nd Story’s Boys Highlights Characters’ Humanity

Rhode Island has the highest population of persons living with disabilities in New England according to U.S. Census data. It ...

Halloween Haunters: Fun and Business
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

Halloween Haunters: Fun and Business

Some people love to be scared and are willing to pay for the experience, accounting for the popularity of haunted ...

Fusionworks Marks 30th Anniversary
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

Fusionworks Marks 30th Anniversary

  Modern dance company Fusionworks is celebrating their 30th anniversary  with a special concert on November 5. Artistic director Deb ...

Interview: Richard Griffin
October 18, 2017 No Commentby

Interview: Richard Griffin

Richard Griffin has directed 24 feature films in the last 14 years through Rhode Island-based Scorpio Film Releasing, which he ...

RISE's Sweeney Todd Appeals to the Darkness Within
October 15, 2017 No Commentby

RISE’s Sweeney Todd Appeals to the Darkness Within

Society has long been fascinated by serial killers. Macabre though it may be, we are drawn to these stories of ...

Strong Performances Shine in Dreamlandia
October 11, 2017 No Commentby

Strong Performances Shine in Dreamlandia

Some shows are meant for audiences to sit back and enjoy. The story is packaged neatly and delivered to the ...

Les Miz Highlights Powerful Performances
October 3, 2017 No Commentby

Les Miz Highlights Powerful Performances

When the average person thinks of Broadway musicals, they often envision the mega-musical: a feast for the senses with big, ...

Arctic’s Heartwarming On Golden Pond
October 3, 2017 No Commentby

Arctic’s Heartwarming On Golden Pond

  Sometimes all you need are the right mix of performers to make a show shine, and the cast of ...

The Gamm's Strong Actors Shine in Earnest
September 27, 2017 No Commentby

The Gamm’s Strong Actors Shine in Earnest

The Gamm opened their season last week with Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, directed by Fred Sullivan, Jr. ...

Academy Players' Exuberant Lion King
September 26, 2017 No Commentby

Academy Players’ Exuberant Lion King

  Two thoughts occurred to me as I watched the Academy Players’ latest production of The Lion King: 1) “Circle ...