Theater

Over the “Edge”
January 10, 2013 13 commentsby

Over the “Edge”

Now that the holiday season is over, we can safely put aside the family fare and turn from heartwarming messages ...

Putting Olneyville on the MAP
January 10, 2013 No Commentby

Putting Olneyville on the MAP

As more arts programs disappear from academic curricula, the Manton Avenue Project (MAP) is fighting back to educate and inspire ...

The Weight of the Scientific World -The How and the Why at Trinity
December 10, 2012 No Commentby

The Weight of the Scientific World -The How and the Why at Trinity

One trick of great playwriting is crafting a theatre piece that is more than meets the eye. For example, David ...

A Lust for Life’s Big Topics: Passion Play at Epic Theatre
December 10, 2012 34 commentsby

A Lust for Life’s Big Topics: Passion Play at Epic Theatre

One might expect to see the Rhode Island premiere of a Sarah Ruhl piece at one of the state’s larger, ...

Carol 2.0
December 10, 2012 2 commentsby

Carol 2.0

Trinity delivers a timeless yet updated version of the Dickens’ classic   Dickens’ A Christmas Carol often gets updated, contemporized and twisted ...

A Vision On Stage Festival Ballet Providence’s The Nutcracker
December 10, 2012 80 commentsby

A Vision On Stage Festival Ballet Providence’s The Nutcracker

While some in RI continue to debate whether it’s a Christmas tree or a holiday tree, it’s refreshing to see ...

Mark Rothko Makes a Splash at The Gamm Theatre
November 15, 2012 No Commentby

Mark Rothko Makes a Splash at The Gamm Theatre

For anyone who has ever looked at an abstract expressionist painting and thought, “My kid can do that,” this is ...

TRIST Presents Ultimate Evil in Richard III
November 15, 2012 7 commentsby

TRIST Presents Ultimate Evil in Richard III

William Shakespeare’s Richard III, currently playing at Roots Arts and Cultural Center in Providence, demonstrates the evil lengths one person ...

Family Meeting: The Brothers Marx Comes to Daydream Theatre
November 15, 2012 No Commentby

Family Meeting: The Brothers Marx Comes to Daydream Theatre

Daydream Theatre, fuelled by the always unique creations of playwright Lenny Schwartz, stands alone in the crowded field of Rhode ...

2nd Story Answers the Call
November 15, 2012 1 commentby

2nd Story Answers the Call

J.B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls opens on a family at a dinner party, coat tails and white bowties in abundance. ...