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Review: RWU's Far Away is a weird whirlwind

While FDR maintained that we have nothing to fear but fear itself, British playwright Caryl Churchill modifies that dictum in her 2000 Far Away , which is getting an imaginative production at Roger Williams University's Barn Summer Playhouse (through J
The surreal world
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  June 24, 2011

Review: RWU's muddled Patch of Earth

You are ordered to shoot civilians who are trembling before you, and told that if you refuse you will join them.
War crimes
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 22, 2011
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The circle game

It’s a very funny reminder that laughter can make such absurdity almost worthwhile.
Befuddlement rules in Fuddy Meers
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  May 20, 2008

Blissful bustle

As vicarious fun goes, following about a party of squabbling hosts and befuddled guests at a country estate might not be much to recommend Hay Fever.
RWU Theatre’s frisky Hay Fever
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 09, 2007