Theater

James Franco Doesn't Get It
July 12, 2017 No Commentby

James Franco Doesn’t Get It

My favorite plays to see are the brand-new ones. Last season I was fortunate enough  to see Epic Theatre’s James ...

The Yellow Wallpaper Is a Conversation Starter
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

The Yellow Wallpaper Is a Conversation Starter

The Yellow Wallpaper is a short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman, which was first published in 1892 and has lived ...

Community Players Present You Can’t Take It With You
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

Community Players Present You Can’t Take It With You

The Community Players are closing out their 96th season with their production of the classic George S. Kaufman/Moss Hart comic ...

Motif's 2017 RI Theater Awards
July 5, 2017 No Commentby

Motif’s 2017 RI Theater Awards

You can now vote on the 2017 Motif Theater Awards. Thank you for participating and supporting our theater community. For ...

Accidental Death of an Anarchist: Ha Ha, Only Serious
June 28, 2017 No Commentby

Accidental Death of an Anarchist: Ha Ha, Only Serious

Perhaps the most serious madcap farce ever written, playwright Dario Fo made continuing revisions to his 1970 Accidental Death of ...

Music Man at TBTS Is a Sight to Behold
June 28, 2017 No Commentby

Music Man at TBTS Is a Sight to Behold

Sixty years ago, a little show called The Music Man opened on Broadway, charming audiences with its wholesome comedy and ...

Butterflies Are Free Is a Blast from the Past
June 28, 2017 No Commentby

Butterflies Are Free Is a Blast from the Past

Arctic Playhouse’s newest production is a blast from the past! Butterflies Are Free by Leonard Gershe was written almost 50 years ...

TBTS' Beehive Feels Deflated
June 14, 2017 No Commentby

TBTS’ Beehive Feels Deflated

With an offering as light and breezy as the ’60s jukebox musical Beehive, it seems somewhat petty to pick apart ...

Tale of the Tapes
June 13, 2017 No Commentby

Tale of the Tapes

Twenty years after her death, Princess Diana remains a legendary figure. Playwright James Clements’ In Her Own Words: The Diana ...

TRANS Is a Powerful Experience
June 6, 2017 No Commentby

TRANS Is a Powerful Experience

  A staged reading of TRANS was held June 1 and 2 at the URI Feinstein Providence campus. Steven Pennell, ...