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The horror of genocide in Yermedea RAW

As difficult as it is to capture onstage an enormity such as genocide, a play at Brown University Theater is doubling the stakes by also addressing the maternal consequences of the deaths of young innocents.
This brutal world
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  September 28, 2012

Brown examines Oscar Wilde’s Trials

Oscar Wilde was a late 19th-century wit, wastrel, and brazenly flouncing esthete.
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By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 07, 2011
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Hearts and souls (and laughs too)

It's been a good year for theater around here — an ingeniously roasted dramatic chestnut here, a new and safely landed flight of fancy there. Below are 10 productions that particularly stood out.
The 10 best theater productions of 2009
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  December 25, 2009
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Madness and mayhem

So you think that ghosts and goblins and vampires and werewolves are pretty scary creatures even when it’s not Halloween, hmmm? Well, that’s perfectly natural, but there’s one word in that sentence that lords it over every gibbering monster ever conceive
Perishable’s Anna Bella Eema gets primal
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  November 06, 2009
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Is the American Dream a nightmare?

Action Speaks!, AS220's panel discussion series, continues with a topic near and dear to us here in little Rhody — failure.
Action Speaks!
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  May 01, 2009

Life and how we live it

We're far too close to life to see it accurately, aren't we? With noses pressed up against our problems and delights, we need our perceptive artists — such as Chinese playwright Gao Xingjian — to remind us of what's really going on.
The Other Shore searches for meaning
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 10, 2009


Race and rage

Race relations in America were in tumult when Adrienne Kennedy’s Funnyhouse of a Negro was first staged in 1962.  
Brown’s Funnyhouse packs a punch
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 02, 2008