Theater

Granite's Charlie Brown Is Silly Fun
October 18, 2016 No Commentby

Granite’s Charlie Brown Is Silly Fun

  You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown is a musical version of the beloved Peanuts, the long-running comic strip. Creator ...

Love and War: Barker's Time Stands Still
October 18, 2016 No Commentby

Love and War: Barker’s Time Stands Still

Time Stands Still is a powerful drama that depicts the sacrifices some people are willing to make in the service ...

Come to the Cabaret!
October 17, 2016 No Commentby

Come to the Cabaret!

The mark of a classic show is one that has received multiple revivals around the world and across the decades. ...

Trinity’s “Appropriate,” Apropos
October 17, 2016 No Commentby

Trinity’s “Appropriate,” Apropos

  I am waking up on the second day after seeing Trinity’s Appropriate, by Brandon Jacob Jenkins, directed by Brian ...

RWU's Peter and the Starcatcher Charms Audiences
October 11, 2016 No Commentby

RWU’s Peter and the Starcatcher Charms Audiences

Theater today impresses audiences with the extravagant; the more authentic and intricate, the better. To keep up with television and ...

One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest: Madness Is Divinest Sense
October 5, 2016 No Commentby

One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest: Madness Is Divinest Sense

Poet Emily Dickinson, who was more than a little odd herself, noted that madness is what society ascribes to those ...

Billy Elliot Showcases Talented Dancers
October 4, 2016 No Commentby

Billy Elliot Showcases Talented Dancers

Billy Elliot: The Musical makes its professional RI debut kicking-off Ocean State Theatre Company’s fifth season. Winner of 10 Tony Awards, ...

2nd Story’s Ladies Man Reaches New Levels of Hilarity
October 3, 2016 No Commentby

2nd Story’s Ladies Man Reaches New Levels of Hilarity

  I have a confession to make, mes amies. I am a sucker for a good bedroom comedy. Yes, a ...

The Gamm's Arcadia Is a Modern Masterpiece
October 3, 2016 No Commentby

The Gamm’s Arcadia Is a Modern Masterpiece

There’s a lot going on in Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia, currently opening the season at The Gamm. A viewer unfamiliar with ...

Brown's Vera Stark Is a Triumph
October 3, 2016 No Commentby

Brown’s Vera Stark Is a Triumph

  Brown University’s theater department has launched its new season with By The Way, Meet Vera Stark – a truly ...