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A muddled mystery

Funny thing — and not in the good way — about a musical comedy that wants to be both an homage and a send-up. A perfect example of such imperfection is 'Curtains,' which is getting the good ol' college try at Providence College.
'Curtains' gets the ol' college try at PC
By  |  April 19, 2013

Review: The enduring pleasures of Gypsy

There are stage mothers and then there is Rose in the musical Gypsy , who is to the rest of the lot what Godzilla is to geckos.
Gotta sing! Gotta dance!
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 08, 2011

Winter theatre preview: From the Bard to Becky Shaw

From the latest Pulitzer winner for drama to a musical adaptation of a popular board game, and from the Bard to Becky Shaw, Rhode Island theaters are certainly starting 2011 with varied offerings.
Gionfriddo, Synge, Ibsen, and more
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  December 31, 2010

It’s all relative

There is something especially fascinating about a play that you know knocked the socks (or sandals) off its original audiences.
PC’s madcap Charley’s Aunt
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 29, 2008