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Live Bait at the Perishable Theater

Live Bait at the Perishable Theater


Live Bait is the monthly forum for those who have a story to tell. Participants show up at Perishable Theater, 95 Empire Street, Providence, sign...
By webteam  |  July 13, 2010
Amy Lynn Budd's "The Thing That Ate My Brain...Almost"

Amy Lynn Budd's "The Thing That Ate My Brain...Almost"


Amy Lynn Budd created The Thing That Ate My Brain . . . Almost to examine the relationship with "her largest brain tumor, her loved...
By webteam  |  June 01, 2010
"Harriet Jacobs" at Perishable Theater

"Harriet Jacobs" at Perishable Theater


For slaves, striving for freedom was almost as dangerous as suffering through captivity. Spend seven years in an attic crawlspace while your grandmother raises your...
By webteam  |  March 03, 2010
Phil Goldman's "I Shouldn't Be Telling You This"

Phil Goldman's "I Shouldn't Be Telling You This"


From bank spy to jungle guide, Phil Goldman's been there, done that. Stories from his sometimes sordid past, especially the ones about the sexual surrogate...
By webteam  |  February 24, 2010
"Breathing Tube" radio plays at the Perishable

"Breathing Tube" radio plays at the Perishable


Crafting pithy narratives that stress mood and arc while offering an insight or two is tricky business. But the radio plays that you'll encounter at...
By webteam  |  February 24, 2010
LIVE/Whirled with Essential Quintet

LIVE/Whirled with Essential Quintet


The LIVE/Whirled series at Perishable Theatre, 95 Empire Street, Providence, lets you see a cool band in action, and then join said band for a...
By webteam  |  February 03, 2010


Live Bait at Perishable Theater

Live Bait at Perishable Theater


By now you probably know the way the monthly Live Bait sessions work. A bunch of folks gather at Perishable Theater, 95 Empire Street, Providence....
By webteam  |  February 03, 2010
Live/Whirled music series at the Perishable Theater

Live/Whirled music series at the Perishable Theater


The Live/Whirled music series is about social networking sans screens - people show up and sing songs together, interactive in the old school sense. Curator...
By webteam  |  December 03, 2009
Live Bait: "Stories of Death, Near-Death and Survival"

Live Bait: "Stories of Death, Near-Death and Survival"


The Live Bait sessions at Perishable Theater, 95 Empire Street, Providence, give folks a chance to bring personal tales to the foreground. You could say...
By webteam  |  November 23, 2009
Blood From a Turnip Puppetry

Blood From a Turnip Puppetry


The prospects for local pup-petry entertainment have become much wider since the Blood From A Turnip sessions began. Perishable Theatre, 95 Empire Street, Providence, makes...
By webteam  |  November 17, 2009

All's well that ends well


The great part about LIVE BAIT’s monthly storytelling sessions is the pliability of the chosen topics. This time around it’s “Happy Endings,” and though we...
By Lisa Spinelli  |  September 02, 2009


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Currency Events

Meg Miroshnik's new play, Bad Money , at Perishable Theatre (through March 8), couldn't be more timely to the current economic situation.
The Precient Bad Money   at Perishable
By JOHNETTE RODRIGUEZ  |  March 04, 2009
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To tell the truth

Stories. We all have them.
Sharing stories at Live Bait
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  January 07, 2009