Theater

Bad Romance: Romeo and Juliet
March 17, 2017 No Commentby

Bad Romance: Romeo and Juliet

  One of the most beloved of William Shakespeare’s plays is Romeo and Juliet, the tale of two star-crossed lovers ...

Elizabeth Keiser’s Horror Navigates Current Events Using Humor as a Compass
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Elizabeth Keiser’s Horror Navigates Current Events Using Humor as a Compass

  Risk + vulnerability = comic revelation. Actress and playwright Elizabeth Keiser’s work seems to thrive on this combustible combo ...

Little Women: The Musical Charms Audiences
March 8, 2017 No Commentby

Little Women: The Musical Charms Audiences

Ocean State Theatre Company’s opening night performance of Little Women: The Musical, provoked both laughter and tears. Director Ethan Paulini ...

The Lion King Is a Spectacular Spectacle
March 8, 2017 No Commentby

The Lion King Is a Spectacular Spectacle

The Lion King opened on Broadway 20 years ago, and I have spent the last two decades rolling my eyes at ...

CCRI Players' “Romeo and Juliet”
March 8, 2017 No Commentby

CCRI Players’ “Romeo and Juliet”

Apparently, a rose by any other name really would smell as sweet … metaphorically speaking. In this case, the rose ...

OUT LOUD Theatre Focuses on the Mind
March 8, 2017 No Commentby

OUT LOUD Theatre Focuses on the Mind

Providence’s ever-challenging OUT LOUD Theatre spent last year exploring the public domain, with material such as Dracula and Shakespeare’s Coriolanus ...

Brown Presents Hit Musical, In the Heights
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Brown Presents Hit Musical, In the Heights

Providence ¡CityArts! is serving as community partner with Brown University’s Department of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies for their production ...

Your Guide to Contemporary Dance Events This Spring
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Your Guide to Contemporary Dance Events This Spring

Dance audiences have no reason for lamentations this spring with plenty of contemporary dance events happening in and around Providence. ...

Leap Into Spring with Ballet
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Leap Into Spring with Ballet

With many anxiously awaiting the spring thaw, area ballet companies are gearing up for the home stretch before closing their ...

Locked Up for Our Country's Good
February 27, 2017 No Commentby

Locked Up for Our Country’s Good

  The United States is home to only 5% of the world’s population, yet houses 25% of the world’s prisoners. Why ...