Counter-Productions Theatre Company to Present ATOMIC BRIDE OF X MINUS ONE at AS220's 95 Empire Black Box
(10/24/2014) - Counter-Productions Theatre Company has announcde their fourth installment of live science fiction tales adapted from the 1950's radio program, X Minus One. The presentation will feature four short sci-fi plays adapted and directed by local directors Rufus Qristofer Teixeira, Erin Archer, Billy Flynn, and Laura Minadeo. The plays "Junkyard" by Clifford D. Simak, "Perigi's Wonderful Dolls" by George Lefferts, "Skulking Permit" by Robert Sheckley, and "Zero Hour" by Ray Bradbury will be presented by the company at 95 Empire at AS220 in Providence, RI.
Theatre 82 & Cafe Re-Opens Today
(10/24/2014) - Theatre 82 and Cafe, located in the heart of Rolfe Square Cranston, has received a fresh new look and announces its Grand Re-Opening today, October 24th from 5:30-7:30pm! The Cafe now features an all-new state of the art kitchen for a more expansive menu. The furniture has been re-done with original designs by Artists' Exchange Artists and the walls repainted with murals designed by Rhode Island Resident and RISD Graduate, Mariah LaMontagne.
Ocean State Theatre Company's Family Fun Fest Begins 11/13
(10/16/2014) - Looking for something to do with your kids during the winter and spring? Why not introduce them to the magic of live theatre at the new state-of-the-art Ocean State Theatre in Warwick! Ocean State Theatre Company's Family Fun Fest features a variety of performances, being held on select Saturday mornings from November through May.
Trace Adkins to Bring His Christmas Show Tour to PPAC, 11/21
(10/15/2014) - Country star Trace Adkins will hit the road on November 14th for The Christmas Show 2014 Tour, continuing the holiday tradition he started last year with this reverent theatrical and musical production for the whole family. Fans can also bring The Christmas Show home with the "The Christmas Show" DVD available now.
Photo Flash: CINDERELLA Tour Celebrates a Magical Opening Night in Providence
(10/15/2014) - Cinderella just launched its First National Tour in Providence, RI, at the Providence Performing Arts Center on Friday October 10, 2014, starring Paige Faure in the title role, and ready to sweep Cinderella off her feet, Andy Jones in role of Prince Topher. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside opening night below!
Dial M for Murder Opens 10/29 at Ocean State Theatre
(10/15/2014) - Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC), currently celebrating its third season in its new state-of-the-art theatre in Warwick will present Frederick Knott's intense and gripping thriller, Dial M for Murder. This brilliant dark tale, with furnishings provided by OSTC's "Partner in Design," Ethan Allen, and additional support provided by Healthtrax Fitness & Wellness, will enjoy a limited run at Ocean State Theatre from October 29 - November 16.
Wilbury Theatre Group to Present A PUBLIC READING OF AN UNPRODUCED SCREENPLAY ABOUT THE DEATH OF WALT DISNEY
(10/15/2014) - The Wilbury Theatre Group proudly announces the New England premiere of A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney by one of America's fastest rising young playwrights, Lucas Hnath. Longtime Wilbury Group collaborator Brien Lang (We Won't Pay! We Won't Pay!) directs Vince Petronio (The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity) in this fascinating examination into the last days of one of the greatest icons America has even known as his success was peaking, and his personal life floundering. A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay about the Death of Walt Disney runs November 6-21 at The Wilbury Theatre Group, 393 Broad Street, Providence RI.
BWW Reviews: Undeniably Magical CINDERELLA Launches National Tour in Providence
(10/14/2014) - The cast and crew of CINDERELLA have already polished their performance to a brilliant shine; this tour is Broadway quality in every particular, brimming with talent, and an utter delight and a joy to watch. From singing and dancing to costumes and sets, Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA is one of the highest caliber shows to play PPAC in recent years.