Theater

The King and I: Hilarious and Heart-Wrenching
November 4, 2016 No Commentby

The King and I: Hilarious and Heart-Wrenching

Rodgers and Hammerstein. There are no names in the history of Broadway that carry quite the same gravitas. The duo ...

Danceapalooza Is Coming to Town
November 2, 2016 No Commentby

Danceapalooza Is Coming to Town

Fusionworks Dance Company is living up to their slogan “Different is Good” for their coming fall concert. The Northeast Choreographers ...

FirstWorks Puts 2016-17 Season In Gear with Pedal Punk
November 1, 2016 No Commentby

FirstWorks Puts 2016-17 Season In Gear with Pedal Punk

If Cirque Mechanics’ Pedal Punk is indicative of what FirstWorks has in store for audiences with their 2016-17 Artistic Icons ...

Fascinating Emotional Voyeurism in 2nd Story’s Frankie and Johnny
October 30, 2016 No Commentby

Fascinating Emotional Voyeurism in 2nd Story’s Frankie and Johnny

As the lights fade in on 2nd Story Theatre’s production of Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, we ...

AD World: Burbage Theatre Company's Jeff Church
October 26, 2016 No Commentby

AD World: Burbage Theatre Company’s Jeff Church

This continues a series of interviews where Epic artistic director Kevin Broccoli interviews other ADs in the area to create ...

PARt Premiere at the Jamestown Arts Center
October 21, 2016 No Commentby

PARt Premiere at the Jamestown Arts Center

Premiering this weekend at the Jamestown Arts Center, PARt is an exercise in juxtaposition. It is a collaboration in dance, ...

Queen Boudicca: A Metal Opera to Rock Your Socks Off
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

Queen Boudicca: A Metal Opera to Rock Your Socks Off

On October 29, RISD will host Queen Boudicca: A Metal Opera, an epic performance that tells the story of an ...

Strength in Musical Numbers in Pro-Union
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

Strength in Musical Numbers in Pro-Union “Cradle Will Rock”

  Marc Blitzstein’s Depression-era pro-union musical The Cradle Will Rock has always held an almost mythical “bad boy” spot in ...

Epic’s Bootycandy Is Funny and Irreverent
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

Epic’s Bootycandy Is Funny and Irreverent

EPIC Theatre Company’s latest production is a real treat. Bootycandy is directed by EPIC’s artistic director, Kevin Broccoli. The provocative, comical play, ...

Appropriate: The Unbearable Whiteness of Being
October 19, 2016 No Commentby

Appropriate: The Unbearable Whiteness of Being

The word “appropriate” can be pronounced (according to the American Heritage dictionary) either as an adjective “(ə-prō′prē-ĭt)” meaning “suitable for ...