Theater

Missionary Position: Mormon Hits the Spot at PPAC
April 26, 2019 No Commentby

Missionary Position: Mormon Hits the Spot at PPAC

Storming into Providence to baptize the unbelievers is the return of The Book of Mormon, the insanely irreverent Trey Parker/Matt ...

#ME THREE, An Alternate Review by Richard J. Griffin*
April 26, 2019 No Commentby

#ME THREE, An Alternate Review by Richard J. Griffin*

After having a delicious pre-theater meal at Cafe Cazzata (try the Chicken Bocchino, it’s to die for) with my life ...

Wilbury Theatre's Festival of New Works
April 23, 2019 No Commentby

Wilbury Theatre’s Festival of New Works

Rhode Island provides audiences with hundreds of opportunities each year to see live theater being performed. However, it is far ...

Academy's Godspell Is Fun and Whimsical
April 21, 2019 No Commentby

Academy’s Godspell Is Fun and Whimsical

In response to Christian criticisms of the portrayal of Jesus Christ put forth in Godspell, composer Stephen Schwartz added the ...

<i>Me Three: A Guide to New Beginnings</i> at Daydream — Let It Flow
April 20, 2019 No Commentby

Me Three: A Guide to New Beginnings at Daydream — Let It Flow

The new original play Me Three: A Guide to New Beginnings by Lenny Schwartz could charitably be described as genre-defying, ...

The Gamm's True West Explores the Polarity of Human Nature
April 19, 2019 No Commentby

The Gamm’s True West Explores the Polarity of Human Nature

“Who will provide the grand design, what is yours and what is mine? ‘Cause there is no more new frontier, ...

But Is the Script on Golden Plates?
April 17, 2019 No Commentby

But Is the Script on Golden Plates?

The show that has been dubbed “the best musical of this century,” The Book of Mormon, returns to PPAC this month. ...

Trinity's Little Shop of Horrors Offers Fans a Lot of Fun ... and a Few Missteps
April 17, 2019 No Commentby

Trinity’s Little Shop of Horrors Offers Fans a Lot of Fun … and a Few Missteps

For my money, and for as silly and irreverent as it truly is, there is almost no musical more difficult ...

American Drag Reaches Epic Heights: Epic's latest is a big show that asks the big questions
April 15, 2019 No Commentby

American Drag Reaches Epic Heights: Epic’s latest is a big show that asks the big questions

The Epic Theatre Company and Kevin Broccoli have got game. There is no denying it. Theatre 82, at the Artists’ ...

<i>Norman, Is That You?</i> at TCRI - That '70s Play
April 12, 2019 No Commentby

Norman, Is That You? at TCRI – That ’70s Play

In TCRI’s Norman, Is That You?, Ben Chambers (Steven Taschereau), a dry cleaner from Dayton, Ohio, who is just past 50 ...