Theater

Taking Sides: Brilliant, Ambitious and Worth the Drive to Westerly
April 26, 2017 No Commentby

Taking Sides: Brilliant, Ambitious and Worth the Drive to Westerly

The real Wilhelm Furtwängler was a polarizing and divisive figure in 20th Century music. Universally acclaimed as one of the ...

Spamalot: 'Tis a Silly Play
April 22, 2017 No Commentby

Spamalot: ‘Tis a Silly Play

If you’re a fan of Monty Python and the Holy Grail but haven’t seen the musical Spamalot, Roger William’s University’s ...

Interview: John O'Hurley of Chicago at PPAC
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Interview: John O’Hurley of Chicago at PPAC

I had the good fortune to interview John O’Hurley (Seinfeld‘s J. Peterman). He is an extremely tall, extremely handsome actor ...

Modern Movement Fest: Walk the Pink Elephant
April 16, 2017 No Commentby

Modern Movement Fest: Walk the Pink Elephant

I transcend the three flights of stairs at 95 Empire Street and pass through the dance studio door at AS220, ...

Singin' in the Rain, Jr.
April 10, 2017 No Commentby

Singin’ in the Rain, Jr.

The Academy Players are staging a production of Singin’ in the Rain Jr. If you’re expecting to see Gene Kelly ...

Brown's Invasion! Exposes America's Prejudices
April 9, 2017 No Commentby

Brown’s Invasion! Exposes America’s Prejudices

Jonas Hassen Khemiri‘s Invasion! holds a mirror up to our own preconceived notions about other races and cultures, particularly the ...

Rent still rocks after all these years
April 9, 2017 No Commentby

Rent still rocks after all these years

The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) hosts the 20th Anniversary Tour of the classic musical, which features dazzling performances and ...

Encore's Joseph is a high energy winner
April 9, 2017 No Commentby

Encore’s Joseph is a high energy winner

Encore Repertory Company has continued its winning streak with a dazzling, high-energy production of Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, ...

She Would If She Could: Revival from the Restoration
April 9, 2017 No Commentby

She Would If She Could: Revival from the Restoration

Head Trick Theatre’s latest production, She Would If She Could, is a comedy by George Etherege. Written in 1668 and ...

Rhode Island’s Sweet Little Variety Show
April 8, 2017 No Commentby

Rhode Island’s Sweet Little Variety Show

“All the world is a Sweet Little Variety Show and all of our LBGTQ friendly humans merely feminist, anti-racist, queer-positive, ...