Theater

Historic Lippitt House is the star in Strange Attractor’s latest piece, “Back to the Work”
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Historic Lippitt House is the star in Strange Attractor’s latest piece, “Back to the Work”

No matter what subject they have set their sights on, Strange Attractor Theatre brings to it a thirst for knowledge ...

Happy Birthday, Langston: The Community Celebrates with a Reading
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Happy Birthday, Langston: The Community Celebrates with a Reading

It was Super Bowl Sunday, but the cool kids were hanging out at the Providence Public Library. Sunday, February 4, ...

Shakespeare Shorts at AS220
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Shakespeare Shorts at AS220

Ever wonder what Shakespeare and karaoke would look like? How about hip-hop and Shakespeare? It is that spirit of collaboration ...

MMT Celebrates Black History Month with Fate Comes Knocking
February 7, 2018 No Commentby

MMT Celebrates Black History Month with Fate Comes Knocking

If history books are anything to go by, movements are defined by the people who lead them. But no movement ...

Writing is Live at Brown
February 5, 2018 No Commentby

Writing is Live at Brown

  Brown University’s annual Writing is Live festival will be held February 5 through the 11. The event allows playwrights to ...

American Strippers Heads to Attleboro
February 5, 2018 No Commentby

American Strippers Heads to Attleboro

The “outrageous cosmic comedy,” American Strippers, by Rhode Island’s own Kevin Broccoli, received its world premiere as the final production ...

Everyone Is <i>Not</i> a Critic
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Everyone Is Not a Critic

My colleague Kevin Broccoli recently pronounced theater criticism dead: “You’re better off hiring 50 20-year-olds to talk about your show ...

Down With Love: A Cabaret
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Down With Love: A Cabaret

  Down With Love: A Cabaret will be presented on February 16 at the Common Fence Point Hall in Portsmouth. Jeff ...

Venus in Fur: Not Just About Sex
January 31, 2018 No Commentby

Venus in Fur: Not Just About Sex

“This isn’t a sex play — it’s not an S&M play — that’s way too simple a frame for how ...

The Liar’s Contest by FUNDA Fest at Mixed Magic Theatre
January 28, 2018 No Commentby

The Liar’s Contest by FUNDA Fest at Mixed Magic Theatre

For the 20th year, the RI Black Storytellers hosted and produced a Liar’s Competition on January 19 as part of FUNDA ...