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Albee: An Appreciation

By Brian Bromberger | Oct 1
There is little doubt Albee permanently changed drama by inventing a new language, according to playwright Terence McNally, his partner in the 1960s.

Providence, RI

Review :: The Plough and the Stars

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 30
Sean O'Casey's "The Plough and the Stars," a 1926 play commemorating the 1916 Easter Uprising by Irish nationals against the British, gets an update at the American Repertory Theater.

Providence, RI

Young Actor Matthew Dean takes Billy Elliot from Coast-to-Coast

By Joe Siegel | Sep 30
12-year old Matthew Dean played the lead in "Billy Elliot: The Musical" in California last year. Now he's playing it at the Ocean State Theatre Company in Warwick, RI. EDGE spoke to Dean about the role.

Providence, RI

Review :: Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox

By Will Demers | Sep 30
The viral YouTube sensation kicks off its North American tour with a spirited, lively show.

Providence, RI

Michael Kaye and Jim Petosa on Nazi Drama 'Good' :: The Persistent Past, the Potential Future, and the Role of Theatre

By Kilian Melloy | Sep 30
This election season has colored the programming of area theaters, but New Rep's production of Cecil Philip Taylor's drama "Good," in which a decent German man descends into Nazism, may be the post pointed -- and potent -- clarion call of all.

Internet Star Grumpy Cat to Join a Broadway Show - 'Cats'

By Mark Kennedy | Sep 29
Life will imitate art - or is it the other way around? - when internet sensation Grumpy Cat joins the cast of the Broadway musical "Cats" on Friday for what will likely be a feline-good moment.

Providence, RI

Review :: The Ladies Man

By Christopher Verleger | Sep 29
Hilarity ensues when a doctor tells a lie to hide an embarrassing secret from his wife in this magnificent, meticulous production of Charles Morey's farce at 2nd Story Theatre.

'That Golden Girls Show! - A Puppet Parody' Has World Premiere

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 29
New York Drama Desk nominee Jonathan Rockefeller debuts the world premiere of his brand new tribute show, "That Golden Girls Show! - A Puppet Parody." His love of the iconic show spurred him to create this puppet homage.

NY Tour Monkey Offers Song-by-Song Stroll Through Hamilton's Life

Sep 29
NY Tour Monkey launched a new walking tour this month based on the hit musical "Hamilton." Dubbed "Hamilton the Tour," it follows song by song Hamilton's rise and eventual fall as New York's foremost Founding Father.

'Hamilton' Creator Lin Manuel Miranda to Host 'Saturday Night Live'

Sep 28
NBC said Wednesday that Lin-Manuel Miranda will host "SNL" on Oct. 8. Miranda created and starred in the Broadway sensation about the first U.S. treasury secretary.

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