Theater

Romeo and Juliet: A Gift to the City
February 1, 2017 No Commentby

Romeo and Juliet: A Gift to the City

Festival Ballet Providence artistic director MIhailo Djuric is very excited about the company’s upcoming world premiere of Romeo and Juliet. ...

Good Things Come to Those Who Bait – Fishing for Meaning at 2nd Story's Seascape
January 30, 2017 No Commentby

Good Things Come to Those Who Bait – Fishing for Meaning at 2nd Story’s Seascape

  At first glance, the plot of Edward Albee’s play Seascape sounds absolutely ridiculous: “On a deserted beach, a middle-aged ...

Night Chills: Wait Until Dark
January 25, 2017 No Commentby

Night Chills: Wait Until Dark

  Wait Until Dark is a tense cat and mouse thriller featuring some first-rate performances. Susy Hendrix, who is blind, ...

Preview: Epic Revisits the Red Scares in a One-Off Performance
January 19, 2017 No Commentby

Preview: Epic Revisits the Red Scares in a One-Off Performance

Epic Theatre Company has announced “a series of programs designed to respond to the country’s political climate,” beginning on Sunday, ...

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: Marking its Territory
January 18, 2017 No Commentby

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: Marking its Territory

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is one of the most well-known and recognizable plays of the past century. The ...

Shakespeare 101: I Hate Hamlet
January 18, 2017 No Commentby

Shakespeare 101: I Hate Hamlet

The choice between art and money is at the heart of I Hate Hamlet, an offbeat comedy about an actor ...

The Children's Hour: Life Imitates Art
January 18, 2017 No Commentby

The Children’s Hour: Life Imitates Art

There are times when the truth matters less than what shocks people — what plays into their fears and suspicions ...

Rabbit Hole: Have a Carrot
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

Rabbit Hole: Have a Carrot

Anyone who has lost a child or a sibling to premature death finds the experience inexplicable and unique, and even ...

The Grinch Who Stole The Nutcracker
December 14, 2016 No Commentby

The Grinch Who Stole The Nutcracker

For the dancers at Festival Ballet Providence, the year’s production of The Nutcracker will be remembered as the year “The Grinch ...

Carol's Christmas at Arctic Playhouse Puts the Community Back into Theater
December 8, 2016 No Commentby

Carol’s Christmas at Arctic Playhouse Puts the Community Back into Theater

  I must admit that my jaw dropped when I opened my program and saw there were over 30 people ...