Theater

Riverdance Comes to PPAC
May 24, 2017 No Commentby

Riverdance Comes to PPAC

“Come and meet those dancing feet. On the avenue we’re taking you to.” – old Weybosset St. No, not THOSE ...

Nick Albanese To Take Last Sicilian to New York
May 24, 2017 No Commentby

Nick Albanese To Take Last Sicilian to New York

Playwright Nick Albanese has high hopes for his hit one-man show, The Last Sicilian. Albanese intends to perform the show ...

Matilda Wows at PPAC
May 20, 2017 No Commentby

Matilda Wows at PPAC

I love theater. I love British Literature; from Jane Austen to JK Rowling to JR Tolkien to Roald Dahl. And ...

Matilda Comes to PPAC with Miss Honey by Her Side
May 16, 2017 No Commentby

Matilda Comes to PPAC with Miss Honey by Her Side

As a teacher, I have to admit I gravitate toward stories involving education. As a literature/theater nerd, I think Roald ...

Blonde Ambition: MM
May 14, 2017 No Commentby

Blonde Ambition: MM

  Marilyn Monroe was a world famous sex symbol and one of Hollywood’s top movie stars in the 1950s, and ...

If/Then Features Powerhouse Performances
May 13, 2017 No Commentby

If/Then Features Powerhouse Performances

There are some shows that launch their performers into stardom. Then, there are shows that are themselves launched into stardom ...

The Clean House Charms Audiences
May 9, 2017 No Commentby

The Clean House Charms Audiences

It’s a bold move for a play to begin with a joke told in Portuguese and offer no translation to ...

I Love… What’s His Name? A Modern Take on a Modern Conundrum
May 9, 2017 No Commentby

I Love… What’s His Name? A Modern Take on a Modern Conundrum

    Directed by Rachel Hanauer and co-created by she and Jeff Blanchette (both of whom were lead actors in ...

Young Frankenstein Is a Monster Smash
May 7, 2017 No Commentby

Young Frankenstein Is a Monster Smash

  Young Frankenstein is a cheerfully silly musical featuring excellent performances and superb choreography, performed May 5 through 7 at ...

The Lenny Schwartz Legacy: Celebrating the Big 4-0 at Arctic
May 6, 2017 No Commentby

The Lenny Schwartz Legacy: Celebrating the Big 4-0 at Arctic

  It’s always a treat to head to The Arctic Playhouse, and it is especially nice when the show on ...