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  1. MMT Kicks Off National Poetry Month with Unexpected Poetry AffairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 |

    What is it like to experience Nikki Gionvanni and Elizabeth Barrett Browning or Robert Frost and Tupac Shakur at the same time? Does Pablo Neruda compare to Lucille Clifton in expressing ideas of love, hopes for the future or social outrage? Unexpected Poetry Affair, developed and directed by Bernadet V. Pitts-Wiley, combines these and other poets in a process that excites the language of some of the world's best loved poets with the words of modern masters both well-known and unknown. Pitts-Wiley has brought together actors, poets and performers to present unusual combinations that are interesting, enlightening and exciting.


  2. Trinity Rep Announces The 2018 Local Pell Award HonoreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 |

    Trinity Repertory Company announced today that three area residents will be honored at its 2018 Pell Awards Gala on Monday, May 21, 2018 in Providence. Pawtucket-based designer and artist Morris Nathanson will receive a Rhode Island Pell Award for Excellence in the Arts.


  3. Shakespeare's as You Like it Closes The Gamm's SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 |

    The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre closes its 2017-18 season with William Shakespeare 's romantic comedy As You Like It. Chock full of word play, music, clowns, and a timely message, As You Like It is the perfect play to close Season 33 and mark The Gamm's final show in Pawtucket.


  4. The Gamm Announces Gamm Gala 33Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 |

    The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre will hold its annual fundraiser on Monday, April 9 at 6 p.m. at the historic Pawtucket Armory, 172 Exchange Street, Pawtucket . GAMM GALA 33 will honor Leon C. Boghossian III with the David Wax Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Arts in recognition of his remarkable contributions to the arts in Rhode Island.


  5. Gamm Announces Debut Season In WarwickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2018 |

    Tony Estrella , artistic director of The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre , is delighted to announce the theater's debut season in its new Warwick home. Season 34 opens in September at 1245 Jefferson Boulevard with a slate of provocative stories that resonate boldly with our lives today.


  6. BWW Review: Twelfth Night, or What You Will at Burbage TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 |

    The Burbage Theatre continues its inaugural season in its new home at 249 Roosevelt Ave. in Pawtucket with a raucous production of Shakespeare's TWELFTH NIIGHT, OR WHAT YOU WILL. Harold Bloom has called TWELFTH NIGHT "the funniest of all Shakespeare's plays."


  7. Photo Flash: First Look at Burbage Theatre Co's Twelfth NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 |

    The Burbage Theatre Co announces the penultimate production of their seventh season with William Shakespeare 's Twelfth Night, or what you will, directed by Jeff Church , which opens previews on Friday February 23, and closes on Sunday March 18. "Our Twelfth Night, will be unlike any Shakespeare you've yet seen," says Artistic Director Jeff Church , "This will be a fast- paced, irreverent romp rife with right turns. We're eager to bring the greatest of Shakespeare's comedies to life, we've got the team to do it, and enough surprises for both characters and audience alike to bring this timelessly hilarious story to full and vibrant life.


  8. Gamm Stages The New England Premiere Of a Human Being Died that NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 |

    The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre announces the New England premiere of A Human Being Died That Night. The play by Nicholas Wright is based on the book by Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela, a black female psychologist who served on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in post-apartheid South Africa.


  9. Burbage Theatre Co Continues Season with Venus in FurRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 |

    The Burbage Theatre Co announces the third play of their seventh season, David Ives's VENUS IN FUR, directed by Kate Kataja, which opens previews on January 19, and closes on February 4. "Venus in Fur" runs from January 19-February 4 at TEN31 Productions, at 249 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket, RI. Tickets are $25 , $15 , and $10 ; preview performances are $10.


  10. Gamm Opens 2018 With Columbus' Translation Of Uncle VanyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 |

    The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre starts the new year with Curt Columbus ' critically acclaimed translation of Anton Chekhov 's Uncle Vanya. Columbus, artistic director for Providence's Trinity Repertory Company , also directs this classic world drama.


  11. the Great Gatsby to Bring Jazz-Age Glamour to The Burbage Theatre CoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 |

    The Burbage Theatre Co announces the second play of their 2017-2018 season and first production in partnership with Pawtucket's own TEN31 Productions, F. Scott Fitzgerald 's THE GREAT GATSBY adapted by Simon Levy , directed by Wendy Overly , which opens previews on Friday November 24, 2017, and closes on Sunday December 17, 2017. Ticket information and subscription packages for Burbage Theatre Co's 2017-2018 Season may be found at .


  12. the Santaland Diaries Returns For Just 2 Weeks at Gamm TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 |

    The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre has just announced a two-week limited engagement of The SantaLand Diaries by award-winning humorist David Sedaris , adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello . Following previous smash-hit runs of the popular show , Gamm Resident Actor Steve Kidd reprises his role as Crumpet the surly Macy's elf in the retelling of Sedaris' comic monologue about life in a crass, commercial winter wonderland.


  13. Photo Flash: First Look - Epic Theatre Makes a Splash with Site-Specific Red SpeedoRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2017 |

    Epic Theatre Company presents the theatrical event of the year with Lucas Hnath 's brilliant look at masculinity and athleticism, RED SPEEDO, arriving in New England in a visceral site-specific production that cannot be missed. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! In "Red Speedo," Ray is a talented swimmer on the verge of making it to the Olympics.


  14. Mixed Magic Theatre Masterpieces In RepertoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 |

    Mixed Magic Theatre is thrilled to open its season with Amiri Baraka's Dutchman and The Slave, two searing, timeless and timely dramas that will be performed in repertory in the company's two renovated performance spaces Nov 10 -26. DUTCHMAN, which premiered in March 1964 and received an Obie Award for Best American Play, is considered a seminal work in the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and 1970s.


  15. Epic Theatre to Present Red Speedo at Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket PoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 |

    Epic Theatre Company will present the theatrical event of the year. Lucas Hnath 's brilliant look at masculinity and athleticism arrives in New England in a visceral site-specific production that cannot be missed.


  16. Trinity Rep to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of a Christmas CarolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 |

    Noted for being a new production each year, the 2017 production will be set in Dickensian-esque London by co-directors Angela Brazil and Stephen Thorne with beloved Resident Acting Company member Joe Wilson , Jr. playing the role of Ebenezer Scrooge. The production will also feature 18 community non-profit organizations on stage during the performances.


  17. The Gamm to Stage the New England Premiere of INCOGNITORead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 |

    The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre announces the New England premiere of Incognito by celebrated British playwright Nick Payne . Tyler Dobrowsky directs this deep, dazzling drama exploring what it means to be human, and how memory and imagination shape our identities.


  18. The Gamm Moves to Permanent Home in WarwickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 |

    The Board of Directors of The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre announces that the theater will be relocating to 1245 Jefferson Boulevard, Warwick, RI in time for its 2018-2019 Season. The Gamm will continue to perform at its current location at the Pawtucket Armory for the remainder of Season 33. After a thorough search for a new home in Pawtucket and beyond, the building in Warwick became available.


  19. The Arctic Playhouse Presents Ernest Thompson's on Golden PondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 |

    The Arctic Playhouse will present On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson at their intimate performance space at 117 Washington Street in West Warwick, RI. Co-directed by Sandy Cerel of Johnston and Christopher Margadonna of Pawtucket, On Golden Pond will run for eight performances over three weekends from September 29 - October 14th.


  20. BWW Review: Sunny, Sublime the Importance of Being Earnest Dazzles at The GammRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 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.


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