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Trinity Rep Announces Casting For 2021-22 Season Photo Trinity Rep Announces Casting For 2021-22 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2021

The Tony Award-winning Trinity Repertory Company announces its casting for its 58th season, along with the sale of single-show tickets. 

WE ALL FALL DOWN Announces Extension At Huntington Theatre Company Photo WE ALL FALL DOWN Announces Extension At Huntington Theatre Company
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 17, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company has announced the extension of We All Fall Down written by Boston area playwright and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Lila Rose Kaplan and directed by Obie Award winner and artistic director of Hartford Stage Melia Bensussen. 

Huntington Theatre Company Announces Casting For World Premiere Of WE ALL FALL DOWN Photo Huntington Theatre Company Announces Casting For World Premiere Of WE ALL FALL DOWN
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 3, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company has announced the casting for We All Fall Down, a new comedy about a family trying out tradition for the first time, written by Boston area playwright and Huntington Playwriting Fellow Lila Rose Kaplan. Directed by Obie Award winner and artistic director of Hartford Stage Melia Bensussen, We All Fall Down will begin performances at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA (527 Tremont Street, Boston) on Friday, January 10, 2020 and runs through Sunday, February 9, 2020. The official press opening night will be Wednesday, January 22, 2020. Tickets are on sale now.

Photo Flash: Trinity Repertory Company Presents THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE Photo Photo Flash: Trinity Repertory Company Presents THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2019

Trinity Repertory Company presents The Prince of Providence.  Directed by Taibi Magar. Performances run September 12 - October 27.

Trinity Rep Announces Casting For THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE Photo Trinity Rep Announces Casting For THE PRINCE OF PROVIDENCE
by Julie Musbach - Aug 1, 2019

Trinity Rep announces that Chicago-based actor Scott Aiello, best known for his role of Tommy Barkow on the Showtime television series Billions will play Vincent a?oeBuddya?? Cianci in the highly-anticipated upcoming play, The Prince of Providence.  The production will run September 12 a?' October 20 and is expected to sell out. Tickets will go on sale Saturday, August 10 at 10:00 am online and in-person at the theater.

Photo Flash: Inside FUN(d) HOME,The 2019 Wilbury Group Gala Photo Photo Flash: Inside FUN(d) HOME,The 2019 Wilbury Group Gala
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2019

Sponsored by David and Ellen Galkin, on behalf of the Ira S. and Anna Galkin Charitable Trust, FUN(d) HOME The 2019 Wilbury Group Gala honored stage and film Actor Richard Donelly with the 5th Annual Kerry Callery Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Arts, and introduced the Arthur Richter Spirit of Giving Award to the man himself, Arthur Richter.

Photo Flash: Arena Stage's JQA Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: Arena Stage's JQA Celebrates Opening Night
by Julie Musbach - Mar 19, 2019

Arena Stage's JQA celebrated opening night on March 15, 2019. Check out photos from the evening below!

Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think of JQA at Arena Stage? Photo Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think of JQA at Arena Stage?
by Alan Henry - Mar 18, 2019

JQA is running through April 14, 2019 at Arena Stage.

BWW Review: JQA Brings Past to Present at Arena Stage Photo BWW Review: JQA Brings Past to Present at Arena Stage
by Rachael Goldberg - Mar 17, 2019

'JQA' is an ambitious, delightful work that not only makes for an enjoyable theater experience, but also leaves its audiences ruminating on the deeper philosophies it explores. The strong cast and clever production designs are worth the trip alone, but the overall result is something that will linger in minds long after the lights have lifted, much like any presidential legacy.

Photo Flash:  Get A First Look At JQA at Arena Stage Photo Photo Flash: Get A First Look At JQA at Arena Stage
by Alan Henry - Mar 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Aaron Posner's JQA, recipient of an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award. The first of Posner's plays that is not adapted from an existing work, JQA shines a spotlight with humor and care on an ineffectual presidency, the idea of government and how a society lives in relationship to it, and the American experiment as it continues to evolve. Directed by Posner as well, JQA runs March 1 through April 14, 2019 in the Arlene and Robert Kogod Cradle.

Gamm Announces Gamm Gala 34! Photo Gamm Announces Gamm Gala 34!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 1, 2019

The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) will hold its annual fundraiser on Monday, April 1 at 6 p.m. at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, 60 Rhodes Place, Cranston, RI. GAMM GALA 34 will honor Steve Durkee with The David Wax Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Arts in recognition of his remarkable contributions to the arts in Rhode Island. This special evening also celebrates The Gamm's first season in its new Warwick home.  

BWW Interview: Arena's JQA Explores the Complicated Legacy of a Complicated American Photo BWW Interview: Arena's JQA Explores the Complicated Legacy of a Complicated American
by Benjamin Tomchik - Feb 27, 2019

Lamented as an ineffectual president, and later celebrated by then-Senator John F. Kennedy as a legislative statesman in his landmark book Profiles in Courage, Adams' legacy will get a long overdue reexamination thanks to Arena Stage and their world-premiere production of Aaron Posner's new play JQA.

Trinity Rep Announces Shakespearean Classic MACBETH Photo Trinity Rep Announces Shakespearean Classic MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2019

Trinity Rep will continue its 2018-19 Season with the electrifying tale of Macbeth a Shakespearean thriller that bursts at breakneck speed with more suspense, murder, and madness than a blockbuster film. Directed by Curt Columbus, who was most recently at the helm of last spring's Ragtime, this contemporary telling of the famously-cursed play will include a live DJ and elements of magic.

Arena Stage Announces Full Casting For World Premiere Of Aaron Posner's JQA Photo Arena Stage Announces Full Casting For World Premiere Of Aaron Posner's JQA
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2019

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces the full company for the world premiere of Aaron Posner's JQA, recipient of an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award. The first of Posner's plays that is not adapted from an existing work, JQA shines a spotlight with humor and care on an ineffectual presidency, the idea of government and how a society lives in relationship to it, and the American experiment as it continues to evolve. Directed by Posner as well, JQA runs March 1 through April 14, 2019 in the Arlene and Robert Kogod Cradle.

Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For JQA At Arena Stage Photo Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For JQA At Arena Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 16, 2019

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces the full company for the world premiere of Aaron Posner's JQA, recipient of an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award. The first of Posner's plays that is not adapted from an existing work, JQA shines a spotlight with humor and care on an ineffectual presidency, the idea of government and how a society lives in relationship to it, and the American experiment as it continues to evolve. Directed by Posner as well, JQA runs March 1 through April 14, 2019 in the Arlene and Robert Kogod Cradle.

Winners Announced for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards Photo Winners Announced for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards
by Alan Henry - Jan 10, 2019

We are pleased to announce the winners for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Nominations were reader-submitted and voted on by you - the local theatergoers!

Trinity Rep Announces Shakespearean Classic MACBETH Photo Trinity Rep Announces Shakespearean Classic MACBETH
by Julie Musbach - Jan 2, 2019

Trinity Rep will continue its 2018-19 Season with the electrifying tale of Macbeth a Shakespearean thriller that bursts at breakneck speed with more suspense, murder, and madness than a blockbuster film. Directed by Curt Columbus, who was most recently at the helm of last spring's Ragtime, this contemporary telling of the famously-cursed play will include a live DJ and elements of magic.

Final Chance to Vote for the BWW Rhode Island Awards! Photo Final Chance to Vote for the BWW Rhode Island Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 24, 2018

It's the last week to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018.

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Rhode Island Awards! Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Rhode Island Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 17, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018.

Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Rhode Island Awards! Photo Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Rhode Island Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 10, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Rhode Island Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018.

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