Theater

Out Loud’s <i>Escape</i> – Whiteballed
June 13, 2018 No Commentby

Out Loud’s Escape – Whiteballed

Who knew that the valley of the shadow of death was a ball pit? Escape is a “world premiere movement ...

RISE Explores the Ripple Effect with Blithe Spirit
June 12, 2018 No Commentby

RISE Explores the Ripple Effect with Blithe Spirit

Woonsocket is home to one the state’s coolest local venues for community theater, The RISE Playhouse. I’ve been to the ...

A Night of Comedy with Barry Rothbart and Greg Barris
June 7, 2018 No Commentby

A Night of Comedy with Barry Rothbart and Greg Barris

On Wednesday, June 13, two comedians will bring their unique brand of humor to The Comedy Connection in East Providence. ...

Don't Lose Your Head -- Kathy Griffin Is Coming to The Vets
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

Don’t Lose Your Head — Kathy Griffin Is Coming to The Vets

Last year I interviewed comedian Kathy Griffin in advance of her show at Veterans Memorial Auditorium. At that time she ...

Summer Takes the Stage
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

Summer Takes the Stage

Theater is on center stage this summer, so brush the sand off your beach bod and take in a show! ...

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival 2018
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival 2018

Nestled in the beautiful Berkshire Mountains in the town of Becket, Mass, is Jacob’s Pillow, a sprawling 220-acre site that hosts the ...

A Furtive Movement: The Use of Farce
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

A Furtive Movement: The Use of Farce

Providence has the honor of hosting RISCA Play and Screenwriting Merit Award winner Vatic Tayari Kuumba as a resident — ...

Audiences Get a Different Point of View from Trans Views
June 4, 2018 No Commentby

Audiences Get a Different Point of View from Trans Views

What if you looked into the mirror, and did not see yourself there? This question is being posed by the ...

Norton Singers' Scarlet Pimpernel Leaves Audiences Whistling
June 3, 2018 No Commentby

Norton Singers’ Scarlet Pimpernel Leaves Audiences Whistling

When it comes to musicals about French revolutions, Les Mis has the market cornered. But there is another oft-forgotten musical ...

7 Questions with Mike Birbiglia
May 28, 2018 No Commentby

7 Questions with Mike Birbiglia

Mike Birbiglia is a New York comedian, actor and filmmaker who was born in Shrewsbury, Mass. His feature-length directorial debut, Sleepwalk ...