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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 ...

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. ...

2014 Motif Theater Awards Nominees: Vote!
July 3, 2014 4 commentsby

2014 Motif Theater Awards Nominees: Vote!

CLICK HERE TO VOTE As we’ve been doing for years, Motif seeks to recognize the excellence in local theater at many different ...

FringePVD Brings Work on the Fringe Into the Fold
July 2, 2014 2 commentsby

FringePVD Brings Work on the Fringe Into the Fold

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society was founded in 1958 to accommodate the influx of artists and performers who tended to ...

Summer Lovin’ at Theatre by the Sea
June 26, 2014 No Commentby

Summer Lovin’ at Theatre by the Sea

Theatre by the Sea’s new take on an old classic by Khrysta Ryan In the 81st year, Theatre by the ...

Crazy About Always ... Patsy Cline
June 10, 2014 No Commentby

Crazy About Always … Patsy Cline

The life of country western music legend Patsy Cline was cut short due to a plane crash in 1963, but ...