Topic: Theater

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‘Skeleton Crew’ shows struggles of American family

October 18, 2017 0 comments

This past Saturday, Trinity Repertory Company’s production of the off-Broadway comedy-drama “Skeleton Crew” captivated audiences.

Audience members were given nametags as they entered the Downspace, signifying that they were included in the sisterhood featured in the play.

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Production Workshop presents ‘5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche’

September 26, 2017 0 comments

Five saucy, self-described “widows” are living in an idyllic, patriarchal 1950s suburban world, and boy are they “dealing with it.”

Pulitzer winners discuss MFA Program at University

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Pulitzer winners discuss MFA Program at University

April 27, 2017 0 comments

For the past 10 years, Brown alums have consistently been nominated the Pulitzer Prizes for Drama.

An unconventional look into the lives of Muslim individuals in American society, Sock and Buskin’s “Invasion!” interweaves a thought-provoking variety of vignettes.

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‘Invasion!’ challenges audiences, casts light on Muslim experiences

April 11, 2017 0 comments

Who is Abulkasem? The question pervades “Invasion!,” Sock and Buskin’s latest production about the Muslim experience in the Western world.

Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

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Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Throughout its long history, the theater had accumulated evidence of multiple decades of performances — ranging from opera to porn.

The domestic dramedy ‘Straight White Men’ tells the story of three brothers and their father who share traditions like eating Chinese food on the sofa, but differ in their experiences with white privilege and social justice.

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‘Straight White Men’ probes race, gender

December 7, 2016 0 comments

“Straight White Men,” playing in repertory at the Wilbury Theatre Group, delivers bold and lacerating insight into privilege and what it means to be “woke.”

The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation presented TAPS with a $100,000 endowment to provide educational resources and performing arts programs for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder starting in June.

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Gift to provide programs for autistic adults

September 21, 2016 0 comments

The Daniel Jordan Fiddle Foundation has made a gift to support TAPS department programs that provide resources for adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

‘The Flick’ picks up after the credits roll

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‘The Flick’ picks up after the credits roll

April 12, 2016 0 comments

I still remember my most unusual — and potentially most embarrassing — Halloween costume.

PW’s UpFest features range of performances, workshops

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PW’s UpFest features range of performances, workshops

March 22, 2016 0 comments

UpFest, a new festival hosted by the Production Workshop, provides student groups and individuals a platform to showcase their work.

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‘The Beggar’s Opera’ to provide ‘hip’ take on British classic

March 17, 2016 0 comments

This weekend, Brown Opera Productions will put on an opera written before the Declaration of Independence.