Theater

Epic's Fires in the Mirror Proves the Truth Can Be Complicated
September 15, 2019 No Commentby

Epic’s Fires in the Mirror Proves the Truth Can Be Complicated

In 1991, tensions between the African-American and Hasidic Jewish populations of Crown Heights, Brooklyn erupted into riots following the death ...

All My Sons -- Classic Theater with a Standout Cast
September 13, 2019 No Commentby

All My Sons — Classic Theater with a Standout Cast

Arthur Miller’s All My Sons is a classic piece of theater. This play showcases what Miller did best — bring sweeping ...

The Prince of Providence: Rebecca Gibel discusses playing the woman behind the man
September 13, 2019 No Commentby

The Prince of Providence: Rebecca Gibel discusses playing the woman behind the man

Everybody (in Rhode Island) of a certain age has a Buddy Cianci story. For me, Buddy threw out the first ...

Audiences Are Absorbed in Granite's Hollow
September 10, 2019 No Commentby

Audiences Are Absorbed in Granite’s Hollow

It’s a bright Sunday afternoon when I arrive at The Granite Theatre, unclouded blue sky and soft September breeze giving ...

Whodunit?!
September 4, 2019 No Commentby

Whodunit?!

Hercule Poirot fans looking to see their favorite detective onstage in the dramatic interpretation of Agatha Christie’s The Hollow may ...

Watch It! Wanna learn about local theater? Listen up
September 4, 2019 No Commentby

Watch It! Wanna learn about local theater? Listen up

If you’re a student arriving in PVD for the first time, or one who’s grown up here but wants to ...

Waiting in the Wings: Fall theater is about the take the stage by storm
September 4, 2019 No Commentby

Waiting in the Wings: Fall theater is about the take the stage by storm

In September, Academy Players are bringing a RI premiere with “Imaginary,” a new musical by Timothy Knapman, that tells about ...

Saturday Night Fever at TBTS Discos into Hearts
August 26, 2019 No Commentby

Saturday Night Fever at TBTS Discos into Hearts

When it comes to theater, nostalgia is a hit-or-miss proposition. It’s a great way to get people into seats, but ...

Revisit The Secret Garden
August 18, 2019 No Commentby

Revisit The Secret Garden

I haven’t read Frances Hodgson Burnett’s story The Secret Garden since I was a child. The tale of the beauty ...

Spectrum's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Takes the Stage Amid National Conversations on Mental Illness
August 18, 2019 No Commentby

Spectrum’s One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest Takes the Stage Amid National Conversations on Mental Illness

On the very same day the Spectrum Theatre Ensemble opened its production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest at ...