Veronica Bruscini

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 Review: Rhythm is Gonna Get You ON YOUR FEET! at PPACBWW Review: Rhythm is Gonna Get You ON YOUR FEET! at PPAC
Posted: Feb. 1, 2018


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BWW Review: Theatre By The Sea's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Full of Fairy-Tale EnchantmentBWW Review: Theatre By The Sea's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Full of Fairy-Tale Enchantment
Posted: Jul. 22, 2017


BWW Review: Sunny, Sublime THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Dazzles at The GammBWW Review: Sunny, Sublime THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Dazzles at The Gamm
Posted: Sep. 19, 2017


BWW Review: First Hand Theatrical Stages Thoroughly Captivating AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKHBWW Review: First Hand Theatrical Stages Thoroughly Captivating AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKH
Posted: Jul. 14, 2017


BWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence's Magical CINDERELLA Casts a Spell at The VetsBWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence's Magical CINDERELLA Casts a Spell at The Vets
Posted: May. 14, 2017


BWW Review: Gotta Crow! Radiant FINDING NEVERLAND Soars at Providence Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: Gotta Crow! Radiant FINDING NEVERLAND Soars at Providence Performing Arts Center
Posted: Nov. 29, 2017


BWW Review: 40th Anniversary CHRISTMAS CAROL is Merry and Bright at Trinity RepBWW Review: 40th Anniversary CHRISTMAS CAROL is Merry and Bright at Trinity Rep
Posted: Nov. 15, 2017


BWW Review: Rhythm is Gonna Get You ON YOUR FEET! at PPACBWW Review: Rhythm is Gonna Get You ON YOUR FEET! at PPAC
February 1, 2018

If you notice more smiling faces "downcity" this week, chances are you've spotted audience members fresh from a showing of ON YOUR FEET! at the Providence Performing Arts Center. This fun, thoroughly enjoyable production stylishly recounts the behind-the-music story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan as told through the legendary songbook they created with the Miami Sound Machine.

BWW Review: Despite Outstanding Talent, LOVE NEVER DIES Proves Merely a Ghost of Lloyd Webber's PHANTOMBWW Review: Despite Outstanding Talent, LOVE NEVER DIES Proves Merely a Ghost of Lloyd Webber's PHANTOM
December 27, 2017

On paper, LOVE NEVER DIES should have everything going for it. With PHANTOM'S bedrock story and unforgettable music as its foundation, this tour adds to its credit a truly phenomenal cast, top-notch stagecraft and costuming, and Lloyd Webber's fine new score. Yet even these strengths fail to keep LOVE NEVER DIES from buckling under the weight of a deeply flawed narrative.

BWW Review: Gotta Crow! Radiant FINDING NEVERLAND Soars at Providence Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: Gotta Crow! Radiant FINDING NEVERLAND Soars at Providence Performing Arts Center
November 29, 2017

FINDING NEVERLAND touches every emotion and offers a real measure of theatrical magic for audiences of all ages. It is sure to uplift the young and the young at heart.

BWW Review: 40th Anniversary CHRISTMAS CAROL is Merry and Bright at Trinity RepBWW Review: 40th Anniversary CHRISTMAS CAROL is Merry and Bright at Trinity Rep
November 15, 2017

The 2017 staging of Trinity Repertory Company's A CHRISTMAS CAROL fairly effervesces with the joys of the season. Under the savvy co-direction of Angela Brazil and Stephen Thorne, the cast and artistic team involved with the ruby anniversary CAROL deliver a vibrant and refreshing production that brims with great energy and good cheer.

BWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence Opens 40th Season with Spunky and Sparkling PIPPIBWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence Opens 40th Season with Spunky and Sparkling PIPPI
October 3, 2017

Festival Ballet Providence kicks off its Ruby Anniversary season with a jolt of pure sunshine. Pippi Longstocking, the beloved red-headed heroine of children's fiction, dances into the limelight at the company's Hope Street studio to share adventures and misadventures with her friends and neighbors.

BWW Review: Sunny, Sublime THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Dazzles at The GammBWW Review: Sunny, Sublime THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Dazzles at The Gamm
September 19, 2017

Pawtucket's Gamm Theatre opens its season with Oscar Wilde's comedic masterwork THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, and the company delivers an utterly superlative production. Everything about this EARNEST is absolutely right in every way. The Gamm's cast is magnificent, the stagecraft of the finest quality, and the direction flawless. If there is one theatrical experience not to be missed in Rhode Island this year, the Gamm's EARNEST is it.

BWW Review: Mirthful Murder and Mayhem Take Center Stage in Granite's ARSENIC AND OLD LACEBWW Review: Mirthful Murder and Mayhem Take Center Stage in Granite's ARSENIC AND OLD LACE
September 16, 2017

ARSENIC AND OLD LACE is one of the brightest jewels in the crown of comedic storytelling, and Westerly's Granite Theatre stages a real gem of a production.

BWW Review: Theatre By The Sea's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Full of Fairy-Tale EnchantmentBWW Review: Theatre By The Sea's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Full of Fairy-Tale Enchantment
July 22, 2017

Undoubtedly BEAUTY AND THE BEAST will prove a sure-fire hit for Theatre By The Sea this summer, and audience members of any age are certain to fall under its spell.

BWW Review: First Hand Theatrical Stages Thoroughly Captivating AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKHBWW Review: First Hand Theatrical Stages Thoroughly Captivating AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKH
July 14, 2017

First Hand Theatrical, under Kevin Olson's direction, fashioned a jewel in AND THEN WHAT? and this production captivates from the moment the first lines are spoken. AND THEN WHAT? is that rare piece of theater that truly touches every emotion; guaranteed, you won't find a dry eye in the house by the time the curtain falls.

BWW Interview: A Conversation with the Creators of AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKHBWW Interview: A Conversation with the Creators of AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKH
July 10, 2017

BroadwayWorld Rhode Island recently interviewed the creative team behind AND THEN WHAT? THE CHILDREN OF VELVEL AND SHEINA-GITEL AVERBUKH, a new play by First Hand Theatrical based on Bena Shklyanoy's historical family memoir. Ms. Shklyanoy, Kevin Olson (Artistic Director, First Hand Theatrical), and Katya Ginzburg-Bram (Actor, First Hand Theatrical) shared their insights into the "page-to-stage" process of this fascinating work.

BWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence's Magical CINDERELLA Casts a Spell at The VetsBWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence's Magical CINDERELLA Casts a Spell at The Vets
May 14, 2017

Festival Ballet Providence creates pure magic with its luminous production of Sergei Prokofiev's CINDERELLA. Winthrop Corey choreographed this piece to perfection, melding intricate, classical dancing with wonderful whimsy and humor.

BWW Review: KING ELIZABETH Rules Triumphant at The GammBWW Review: KING ELIZABETH Rules Triumphant at The Gamm
May 2, 2017

KING ELIZABETH makes for wonderful theater. The narrative is equally enjoyable and thought-provoking, the cast impeccable -- this production is a crowning achievement for The Gamm.

BWW Interview: Counter-Productions Theatre Company's Creative Team Previews LONELY PLANETBWW Interview: Counter-Productions Theatre Company's Creative Team Previews LONELY PLANET
April 25, 2017

Counter-Productions Theatre Company closes the 2016-17 Season with a staging of Steven Dietz's LONELY PLANET.

BWW Review: Toe-Tapping 42ND STREET Tour Brings Sunny Song and Dance to ProvidenceBWW Review: Toe-Tapping 42ND STREET Tour Brings Sunny Song and Dance to Providence
March 25, 2017

When it comes to classic song-and-dance theater, it doesn't get much more "Broadway" than 42ND STREET. The show is breezy and buoyant, a carefree love letter to the Great White Way and to the art of the stage musical.

BWW Review: Resplendent LION KING Reigns Supreme at Providence Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: Resplendent LION KING Reigns Supreme at Providence Performing Arts Center
March 4, 2017

The touring production of THE LION KING now playing at the Providence Performing Arts Center is absolutely exceptional. One would be hard-pressed to find a finer or stronger assembly of actors, singers, and dancers than this remarkable company.

BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS a Triumphant Adventure for the Rhode Island Stage EnsembleBWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS a Triumphant Adventure for the Rhode Island Stage Ensemble
February 18, 2017

RISE's production of AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, under the skillful direction of Gordon Dell, is polished to a gleaming shine, keeping the narrative's pace tight and fast and timing each quick-witted punchline to perfection.

BWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence's World Premiere ROMEO & JULIET is a Thoroughly World-Class ProductionBWW Review: Festival Ballet Providence's World Premiere ROMEO & JULIET is a Thoroughly World-Class Production
February 11, 2017

Festival Ballet Providence's fresh, vibrant staging of the classic ROMEO & JULIET is nothing short of a masterpiece, an absolute triumph for the dancers and artistic team involved in its creation.

Best of 2016 BWW Rhode Island  Critics' Picks: As Selected by Your Local Reviewers
December 31, 2016

2016 was a year for imagination and innovation on Rhode Island stages. Here's a look back on some of the productions that stole the spotlight in the Ocean State this season.

BWW Review: Phenomenal PIANO GUYS Bring Inspired Musicianship to the Ocean StateBWW Review: Phenomenal PIANO GUYS Bring Inspired Musicianship to the Ocean State
December 3, 2016

Rhode Island music lovers received an early Christmas present this week. THE PIANO GUYS took center stage at the Providence Performing Arts Center on Thursday, dazzling the jam-packed house with an absolutely sensational and unforgettable evening of story and song.

BWW Review: No Humbug Here - Trinity Rep's Spirited CHRISTMAS CAROL Rings in the SeasonBWW Review: No Humbug Here - Trinity Rep's Spirited CHRISTMAS CAROL Rings in the Season
November 17, 2016

Every year, Trinity Repertory Company adds a new spin to its beloved adaptation of Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL. This year's production is no exception; in fact, the 2016 Christmas Carol is one of Trinity's most unique and intriguing Yuletide offerings to date.



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