Theater

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 ...

Faithful Cheaters Will Make Your Sides Ache
May 5, 2017 No Commentby

Faithful Cheaters Will Make Your Sides Ache

I love seeing new theater, mainly because I never know what to expect! Sure something can be billed as a ...

Lonely Planet Is Not to Be Missed
May 5, 2017 No Commentby

Lonely Planet Is Not to Be Missed

Counter-Productions Theatre Company has a history of choosing relevant plays that create discussion. Their latest production, Lonely Planet by Steven ...

Swamp Meadows’ Messy Rumors
May 4, 2017 No Commentby

Swamp Meadows’ Messy Rumors

  Neil Simon is one of America’s most successful playwrights for a reason. He is skilled at crafting funny dialogue ...

Chicago Dazzles at PPAC
May 4, 2017 No Commentby

Chicago Dazzles at PPAC

  Chicago is a musical with a lot of punch. This sizzling production with songs by the famed composers Kander ...

OSTC's Victor/Victoria Is Topsy-Turvy Fun
May 2, 2017 No Commentby

OSTC’s Victor/Victoria Is Topsy-Turvy Fun

As more and more words are deemed insensitive or offensive, musical theater remains one of the few places where politically ...

Theater Profile: Head Trick Theatre!
May 2, 2017 No Commentby

Theater Profile: Head Trick Theatre!

For the latest in our new set of RI Theatre Profiles, we talked to Rebecca Maxfield about Head Trick Theatre: ...

Dirt: Messy, Preachy, Confused
April 26, 2017 No Commentby

Dirt: Messy, Preachy, Confused

Arriving at Contemporary Theater Company to see Bryony Lavery’s Dirt, the audience members navigate around beds of soil surrounding the ...