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The ‘2012 RISCA Fellowship Exhibition’
Last weekend The New York Times proclaimed Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning , the debut video game of former Red Sox pitcher and outspoken Republican millionaire Curt Schilling's 38 Studios, "one of the finest action role-playing games yet made."
| February 17, 2012
Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium’s Parade
Parade might be the best musical, as well as the most unlikely one, that you've never seen. Its one-line plot description isn't exactly alluring.
An unfortunate man
| December 09, 2011
Review: Perishable's Hedwig and the Angry Inch
If Alexander Platt's take on Hedwig and the Angry Inch were packed with any more energy, the bomb squad would have to be called out every night.
Lust for life
| July 01, 2011
Review: Threepenny Opera is dark and dynamic
No wonder, theatrically speaking, that The Threepenny Opera takes three hours to perform.
A really big show
| May 20, 2011
Review: Tennessee Williams's self-indulgent Vieux Carré
Tennessee Williams scholars and melodrama buffs will be quick-marching over to the Brown/Trinity Rep performance of his early Vieux Carré (at the Pell Chafee Performance Center through December 19).
Only the lonely
| December 17, 2010
With plans for a downtown mural, Shepard Fairey returns to Providence
It is a rather unremarkable collection of bricks at the moment: an exterior wall at the back of Trinity Repertory Company’s Pell Chafee Performance Center in downtown Providence.
| June 18, 2010
Woyzeck at Pell Chafee Performance Center
Georg Büchner never finished Woyzeck, the famed play he began writing in 1836. Maybe that's why its interpreters have enjoyed such leeway with the tale....
| December 03, 2009
Court and spark
Theater productions sometimes go to great pains (often ours) to make a period play relevant to modern audiences.
Brown/Trinity Rep Consortium’s lively Figaro
| March 05, 2008
What do you get when you combine three dancers, two six-foot sheets of melting ice, tiny video transmitters, and footage of Alaskan glaciers and ice caves?
Lostwax’s Melt searches for beauty
| October 24, 2007
Hedda, Hedda, when will you ever learn?
An intriguing take on Ibsen’s Gabler
| March 14, 2007
For all our appreciation of Shakespeare for penning vivid characters, that was really a subordinate skill of the Bard.
An adventurous take on Macbeth
| December 12, 2006
An aural adventure
The sounds are dark, but sometimes light.
Terrastock 6’s psychedelic invasion
| April 18, 2006
Running the gamut
You may have seen him recently sitting in with Black Honey, but didn’t realize it.
Johnny Juxo rocks and rolls and swings and . . .
| March 29, 2006
The return of Terrastock
This April 21-23, serious music fans in Providence are in for a real treat.
‘ Outsiders’ gather in Providence; plus, Black Honey
| March 01, 2006
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