Theater

The Band's Visit has Arrived
June 28, 2019 No Commentby

The Band’s Visit has Arrived

Something remarkable is happening at PPAC. I know, you probably didn’t expect to see that sentence coming from me. But ...

The Band's Visit Visits PPAC
June 22, 2019 No Commentby

The Band’s Visit Visits PPAC

The delightfully offbeat and heartwarming The Band’s Visit launches its National Tour at the Providence Performing Arts Center on June ...

<i>The Merry Wives of Windsor</i> at TRIST – Fools' Paradise
June 19, 2019 No Commentby

The Merry Wives of Windsor at TRIST – Fools’ Paradise

The best thing about The Rhode Island Shakespeare Theater (TRIST) is that founding artistic director Bob Colonna does not treat ...

Merry Wives in PVD
June 19, 2019 No Commentby

Merry Wives in PVD

It’s Shakespeare in the Park season and, as our Summer Guide indicates, there are a slew of offerings all over ...

The Mysterious Mystery of Edwin Drood at Weber Theater
June 18, 2019 No Commentby

The Mysterious Mystery of Edwin Drood at Weber Theater

Before his death, Charles Dickens was working on a novel titled The Mystery of Edwin Drood. The real mystery, as ...

On the Relocation of the RI Theater Awards
June 15, 2019 No Commentby

On the Relocation of the RI Theater Awards

Every year, Motif throws an event called the RI Theater Awards. It’s free and open to the public, and celebrates ...

Diocese of Providence Withdraws Support for RI Theater Awards
June 14, 2019 No Commentby

Diocese of Providence Withdraws Support for RI Theater Awards

The Rhode Island Theater Awards, sponsored and produced by a team at Motif magazine, have a little less than two ...

First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage: Epic's Dada Woof Papa Hot examines everything that arrives with the baby carriage
June 13, 2019 No Commentby

First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage: Epic’s Dada Woof Papa Hot examines everything that arrives with the baby carriage

Dada Woof Papa Hot is a humorous and thoughtful slice of the LGTBQ struggle for mainstream bliss that any parent ...

<i>The Rocky Horror Show</i> at Out Loud: It’s Astounding! It’s Innovative!
June 12, 2019 No Commentby

The Rocky Horror Show at Out Loud: It’s Astounding! It’s Innovative!

Out Loud usually does serious theater, but The Rocky Horror Show is not intended to be taken seriously. When it ...

Always a Bridesmaid Makes for an Easy Night at the Newport Playhouse
June 5, 2019 No Commentby

Always a Bridesmaid Makes for an Easy Night at the Newport Playhouse

  In search of a light hassle-free evening with your special someone? Or maybe you’re looking for a fun ladies’ ...