Barb Burke

Barb Burke Barb Burke, a writer and a life-long New Englander, loves the arts in all its forms. She also volunteers at living history events.


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BWW Review: THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE at Trinity RepBWW Review: THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE at Trinity Rep
Posted: Sep. 22, 2019


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BWW Review: SYLVIA at Newport Playhouse And Cabaret RestaurantBWW Review: SYLVIA at Newport Playhouse And Cabaret Restaurant
Posted: Oct. 21, 2018


BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Theatre By The SeaBWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Theatre By The Sea
Posted: Aug. 18, 2019


BWW Review: LOVE AND OTHER FABLES at Theatre By The SeaBWW Review: LOVE AND OTHER FABLES at Theatre By The Sea
Posted: Jun. 2, 2019


BWW Review: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA at PPACBWW Review: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA at PPAC
Posted: Mar. 25, 2019


BWW Review: THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE at Trinity RepBWW Review: THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE at Trinity Rep
Posted: Sep. 22, 2019


BWW Review: THE NIGHT WATCH at The Gamm TheatreBWW Review: THE NIGHT WATCH at The Gamm Theatre
Posted: Jan. 25, 2019


BWW Review: SWAN LAKE at Festival Ballet ProvidenceBWW Review: SWAN LAKE at Festival Ballet Providence
Posted: May. 12, 2019


BWW Review: THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE at Trinity Rep
September 22, 2019

Whether you love Buddy, hate Buddy, love to hate Buddy, or hate that you love Buddy; there's plenty to love about The Prince of Providence.

BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Theatre By The Sea
August 18, 2019

Big wow moments at Saturday Night Fever at Theatre By the Sea, Matunuck, R. I.

BWW Review: LOVE AND OTHER FABLES at Theatre By The Sea
June 2, 2019

Theatre by the Sea presents the world premiere of Love and Other Fables

BWW Review: SWAN LAKE at Festival Ballet Providence
May 12, 2019

Festival Ballet Providence's Swan Lake is filled with so many moments of take-your-breath-away beauty

BWW Review: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA at PPAC
March 25, 2019

Go see Quentin Oliver Lee in the Phantom of the Opera, Andrew Lloyd Webber's beloved musical that is playing now at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC).

BWW Review: MACBETH at Trinity Rep
February 7, 2019

TrinityRep's Macbeth is full of surprises

BWW Review: AJIJAAK ON TURTLE ISLAND at FirstWorks
February 6, 2019

It's clear Ajijaak on Turtle Island will go on to win hearts and fans for years to come.

BWW Review: THE NIGHT WATCH at The Gamm Theatre
January 25, 2019

The Night Watch runs until February 10 at the Gamm Theatre in Warwick, RI.

BWW Review: THE BURN at The Wilbury Theatre Group
January 17, 2019

The Burn runs until February 3 at the The Wilbury Theatre Group in Providence, R.I.

BWW Review: SYLVIA at Newport Playhouse And Cabaret Restaurant
October 21, 2018

Sit, stay...see Sylvia at the Newport Playhouse.

BWW Review: A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED at Granite Theatre
September 14, 2018

A Murder is Announced... and a good time is had by all.

BWW Review: A COMEDY OF TENORS at Granite Theatre
July 7, 2018

Laugh the night away at A Comedy of Tenors at Westerly's Granite Theater.

BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Contemporary Theater Company
July 5, 2018

If you go see the Contemporary Theater Company's current production of Peter and the Starcatcher, prepare to be enchanted. This production - at times poignant, at times delightfully silly - casts a spell over the viewer with the imaginative ways it tells the backstory of Peter Pan. The play, adapted for stage by Rick Elice, is based on the 2004 book by humorist Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. Music is by Wayne Barker.

BWW Review: QYRQ QYZ at FirstWorks
March 16, 2018

Central Asian ensemble finds a modern way to bring an ancient tale to life with music, film and spoken word.

BWW Review: OTHELLO at Trinity Rep
February 22, 2018

Trinity Rep's Othello is macho, engaging and spirited

BWW Review: DIRECTOR'S CHOICE at Festival Ballet Providence
February 10, 2018

A new adaptation of Igor Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale made its world debut at the VETS, Providence last night in a Festival Ballet Providence's production where it was, as per the ballet's direction, "read, played and danced.

BWW Review: THE NUTCRACKER at Festival Ballet Providence
December 18, 2017

Beautifully choreographed by Mihailo Djuric, The Festival Ballet welcomes the audience with a first act full of charm and humor, inviting the viewer to enjoy the excellent dancing to follow, making this production ideal for both the first-time ballet goer as well as the seasoned ballet lover.

BWW Review: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at Granite Theatre
October 27, 2017

A powerful production of it in a comfortable, intimate setting.

BWW Review: ON GOLDEN POND at The Arctic Playhouse
October 9, 2017

Be sure to share this moment with friends soon as the Arctic Playhouse's production of On Golden Pond ends October 14.

BWW Review: ACCIDENTAL DEATH OF AN ANARCHIST at Contemporary Theatre Company
June 23, 2017

Experience some of this South Country magic.



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