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The Female Playwrights Issue Takes Center Stage
August 6, 2014 2 commentsby

The Female Playwrights Issue Takes Center Stage

I’ve been lamenting the representation of women playwrights on the American stage since I learned that only 17 percent of ...

Brown Playwrights Rep Brings Plays on a Journey
July 29, 2014 No Commentby

Brown Playwrights Rep Brings Plays on a Journey

By: Khrysta Ryan & Melanie Rainone The Brown Playwrights Rep offers playwrights a unique opportunity to perfect their work in ...

Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre
July 22, 2014 No Commentby

Catch Hay Fever at 2nd Story Theatre

The second show in rep for the summer at 2nd Story Theatre in Warren is Noel Coward’s Hay Fever. Set in ...

Epic's “Leaving Rhode Island” Gives Residents New Perspective
July 15, 2014 2 commentsby

Epic’s “Leaving Rhode Island” Gives Residents New Perspective

Each July Kevin Broccoli, actor, playwright, and the Artistic Director of Epic Theatre Company, creates a month-long theater event involving ...

2nd Story Theatre Kills it with Classic Christie Murder Mystery
July 15, 2014 No Commentby

2nd Story Theatre Kills it with Classic Christie Murder Mystery

Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None plays in repertory this summer at the 2nd Story Theatre in Warren. The ...

Noises Off: Entertaining Entropy
July 15, 2014 No Commentby

Noises Off: Entertaining Entropy

One of their most successful productions, Contemporary Theatre Company (CTC) in South Kingstown brings back playwright Michael Frayn’s Noises Off ...

July 15, 2014 No Commentby

“Harvey” Is Good-Natured Silliness

The Community Players have dusted off the 1944 farce Harvey, playwright Mary Chase’s tale of lovable eccentric Elwood P. Dowd. ...

RHD-RI Serves Up Pizza World
May 27, 2014 No Commentby

RHD-RI Serves Up Pizza World

The Cool Collective Presents an Exciting Multi-Media Experience The Cool Collective from the Resources for Human Development-Rhode Island (RHD-RI) presents ...

Anne Frank Celebrates the Strength of the Human Spirit
March 30, 2014 No Commentby

Anne Frank Celebrates the Strength of the Human Spirit

The Ocean State Theatre Company presents the heart-wrenching story of the Frank family in The Diary of Anne Frank Today, ...

Compassion and Charity Lie Through the Stage Door
March 28, 2014 No Commentby

Compassion and Charity Lie Through the Stage Door

For the Love of Theater The energy level is high on a Wednesday night in February as three dozen kids ...