Veronica Bruscini

Veronica Bruscini is an avid theatergoer with a passion for the written word. She occasionally steps behind the curtain as a puppeteer and stage manager, and she has worked as the assistant director for three productions sponsored by the Holocaust through the Arts educational initiative. Psalm 111:10.
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BWW Reviews: Reimagined PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Makes US Debut in ProvidenceBWW Reviews: Reimagined PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Makes US Debut in Providence
Posted: Dec. 7, 2013


BWW Reviews: Uneven National Tour of EVITA Debuts at PPACBWW Reviews: Uneven National Tour of EVITA Debuts at PPAC
Posted: Sep. 9, 2013


BWW Reviews: Sparkling, Delightful ANNIE Graces the Stage at Theatre by the SeaBWW Reviews: Sparkling, Delightful ANNIE Graces the Stage at Theatre by the Sea
Posted: Jul. 20, 2013


Best of 2013 BWW Rhode Island - Critics' Picks: As Selected by Your Local ReviewersBest of 2013 BWW Rhode Island - Critics' Picks: As Selected by Your Local Reviewers
Posted: Dec. 31, 2013


BWW Reviews: Trinity Rep Opens 2013-14 Season with Potent, Absorbing GRAPES OF WRATHBWW Reviews: Trinity Rep Opens 2013-14 Season with Potent, Absorbing GRAPES OF WRATH
Posted: Sep. 13, 2013


BWW Reviews: Tuneful, Colorful MAMMA MIA! Brings Lively Song and Dance to PPACBWW Reviews: Tuneful, Colorful MAMMA MIA! Brings Lively Song and Dance to PPAC
March 16, 2014

Catchy arrangements of ABBA's familiar lyrics are very well-integrated into the storytelling, and this smart merger of narrative and song widens MAMMA MIA!'s appeal beyond that of an everyday jukebox musical.
BWW Reviews: Gamm Theatre Stages Masterful, Haunting MACBETHBWW Reviews: Gamm Theatre Stages Masterful, Haunting MACBETH
March 13, 2014

When Pawtucket's Gamm Theatre includes Shakespeare on its season schedule, audiences know the production will meet and exceed all expectations. The company's current offering - MACBETH - is no exception to the rule. This superior staging cuts to the very core of the narrative, delving into characters' motivations and focusing on the import and resonance of Shakespeare's exquisite language.
BWW Reviews: Legendary Crooner TONY BENNET Dazzles in Rhode Island PerformanceBWW Reviews: Legendary Crooner TONY BENNET Dazzles in Rhode Island Performance
March 10, 2014

Tony Bennett earns a standing ovation the very moment he walks out on stage. The audience's response is both heartfelt and immediate, a mark of acclaim and a fitting tribute of respect for one of the greatest musical icons in the business.
BWW Reviews: Trinity Rep Impresses with Outstanding OLIVER!BWW Reviews: Trinity Rep Impresses with Outstanding OLIVER!
March 7, 2014

Trinity Repertory Company's OLIVER! is one of the finest and most memorable theatrical productions of Rhode Island's 2013-14 season. TRC has a bona fide hit on its hands with its talented song-and-dance performers, atmospheric sets and lighting effects, and smart direction by Richard and Sharon Jenkins.
BWW Reviews: Strong Cast and Inventive Stagecraft Buoys Slow-Going STARCATCHERBWW Reviews: Strong Cast and Inventive Stagecraft Buoys Slow-Going STARCATCHER
February 26, 2014

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER has all the right ingredients to be a standout production: a solid literary foundation and engaging storyline, a top-notch cast of actors, and some truly inventive props and staging. Unfortunately, these elements never quite come together as cohesively as they should, and the overall presentation suffers from the script's lack of consistent focus.
BWW Reviews: Alton Brown Cooks Up Entertaining EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOURBWW Reviews: Alton Brown Cooks Up Entertaining EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOUR
February 22, 2014

Alton Brown's rapier wit, engaging personality, and original approach to the culinary world led him to resounding success on several of Food Network's highest-rated and longest-running programs. And though he is modest in the face of a live audience's acclaim, the same enthusiastic creativity that served Brown so well on television is immediately palpable on a theater's stage.
BWW Interview: Alton Brown Takes Quirky Culinary Science on the Road in THE EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOURBWW Interview: Alton Brown Takes Quirky Culinary Science on the Road in THE EDIBLE INEVITABLE TOUR
February 16, 2014

Food Network favorite Alton Brown - the gracious and always-witty star of Good Eats, Iron Chef, and Cutthroat Kitchen - arrives in Providence later this week with his latest project: Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour.
BWW Reviews: MIDTOWN MEN Bring Musical Memories and Distinctive Harmonies to ProvidenceBWW Reviews: MIDTOWN MEN Bring Musical Memories and Distinctive Harmonies to Providence
February 13, 2014

Christian Hoff, Michael Longoria, Daniel Reichard, and J. Robert Spencer aim to continue singing the great songs of the 1960s on stages across America. As THE MIDTOWN MEN, the group capitalizes on the tight vocal harmonies and snappy stage rapport that served them so well on Broadway, bringing their audiences an evening of music, entertainment and memories.
BWW Interviews: Daniel Reichard Previews THE MIDTOWN MEN'S Debut Performance in ProvidenceBWW Interviews: Daniel Reichard Previews THE MIDTOWN MEN'S Debut Performance in Providence
February 9, 2014

Daniel Reichard joined BroadwayWorld Rhode Island to discuss The Midtown Men's upcoming debut at the Providence Performing Arts Center.
BWW Reviews: Riveting INTIMATE APPAREL Takes Center Stage at Trinity RepBWW Reviews: Riveting INTIMATE APPAREL Takes Center Stage at Trinity Rep
February 3, 2014

Trinity Repertory Company hosts the Rhode Island premiere of Lynn Nottage's INTIMATE APPAREL, a superbly-crafted, utterly-captivating theatrical piece.
BWW Reviews: Entertaining, Mysterious SEVEN KEYS TO BALDPATE Charms at 2nd StoryBWW Reviews: Entertaining, Mysterious SEVEN KEYS TO BALDPATE Charms at 2nd Story
January 31, 2014

SEVEN KEYS TO BALDPATE, now playing UpStage at Warren's 2nd Story Theatre, provides pure theatrical entertainment of the highest order. In line after line of this thoroughly-enjoyable production, 2nd Story delivers an ever-deepening mystery, an eclectic set of engaging characters, spot-on verbal and physical comedy, and sparkling wit.
BWW Reviews: Humor and Heart on the Menu at Gamm's THE BIG MEALBWW Reviews: Humor and Heart on the Menu at Gamm's THE BIG MEAL
January 15, 2014

Under the direction of Tyler Dobrowsky, the Gamm's ensemble company absolutely excels in the creative environment of THE BIG MEAL.
Best of 2013 BWW Rhode Island - Critics' Picks: As Selected by Your Local ReviewersBest of 2013 BWW Rhode Island - Critics' Picks: As Selected by Your Local Reviewers
December 31, 2013

Best of 2013 BWW Rhode Island - Critics' Picks: As Selected by Your Local Reviewers
BWW Reviews: Spellbinding WICKED Brings Theatrical Magic to ProvidenceBWW Reviews: Spellbinding WICKED Brings Theatrical Magic to Providence
December 28, 2013

WICKED, now playing at the Providence Performing Arts Center, revisits the yellow brick road from Munchkinland to the Emerald City and presents a heart-touching, socially- and politically-minded new vision of Oz's most familiar stories and characters along the way.
BWW Reviews: Festival Ballet Delights with Splendid NUTCRACKERBWW Reviews: Festival Ballet Delights with Splendid NUTCRACKER
December 22, 2013

The combination of Festival's talented dancers and the company's special attention to characterization throughout THE NUTCRACKER makes this production a wonderful Christmastime tradition for theatergoers of all ages.
BWW Reviews: Artists' Exchange Presents Heartwarming Anniversary CHRISTMAS CAROLBWW Reviews: Artists' Exchange Presents Heartwarming Anniversary CHRISTMAS CAROL
December 16, 2013

Though this is likely one of the smaller-scale 'Christmas Carols' offered in Rhode Island this season, Artists' Exchange does the tale proud, and the ensemble's very enjoyable performance absolutely comes from the heart.
BWW Reviews: Fantastic and Festive HOLIDAY POPS Brings Christmastime Cheer to ProvidenceBWW Reviews: Fantastic and Festive HOLIDAY POPS Brings Christmastime Cheer to Providence
December 16, 2013

There may be no more merry way to ring in the Christmas season than to spend two hours in the company of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
BWW Reviews: Reimagined PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Makes US Debut in ProvidenceBWW Reviews: Reimagined PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Makes US Debut in Providence
December 7, 2013

The Opera Ghost is haunting again. Three years after the US touring company of 'The Phantom of the Opera' bowed for a final time in Los Angeles, a new anniversary production of 'Phantom' brings its curtain up in Providence, Rhode Island.
BWW Reviews: Trinity Rep Delivers Sparkling, Spirited CHRISTMAS CAROLBWW Reviews: Trinity Rep Delivers Sparkling, Spirited CHRISTMAS CAROL
November 20, 2013

Trinity Repertory Company is at the top of its game with this year's production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, working theatrical magic to masterfully breathe new life into the familiar account of miserly Ebenezer Scrooge and the ghostly apparitions who visit him one fateful Christmas Eve.
BWW Reviews: Captivating GOLDA'S BALCONY Shines at 2nd StoryBWW Reviews: Captivating GOLDA'S BALCONY Shines at 2nd Story
November 18, 2013

Meir's life story and the fascinating history of Israel's nation-building provide rich, riveting material in William Gibson's award-winning Golda's Balcony, and without a doubt, Sandra Laub brilliantly meets the challenges of bringing the complex, compelling, idealistic Golda to life in 2nd Story's impressive and memorable production.


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