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Coward's 'Private Lives' roars again
It wouldn't be a stretch to call Noël Coward's 1930 Private Lives the funniest play of the 20th century.
| June 05, 2012
Review: Clarke Cooke House
A meal for every mood
Although it looks a lot more welcome in the middle of Newport's Bannister Wharf than the proverbial blind man's elephant, depending on where you sit in this sprawling 18th-century building, the dining atmosphere can impress you as fun or formal or in-between.
| November 15, 2011
The Cannes 2010 jury picks some winners, but some head-scratchers, too
Apichatpong Weerasethakul must have done something right in one or more of his previous incarnations.
| May 28, 2010
Hearts and souls (and laughs too)
The 10 best theater productions of 2009
It's been a good year for theater around here — an ingeniously roasted dramatic chestnut here, a new and safely landed flight of fancy there. Below are 10 productions that particularly stood out.
| December 22, 2009
Water, benign and fierce
Sailing photos at Moses Brown, Katrina’s aftermath at Brown
In Onne van der Wal's sailing photos, it seems the weather is always balmy and the golden sun always setting. The Jamestown resident's exhibit at Moses Brown School's Krause Gallery (250 Lloyd Avenue, Providence, through October 2) depicts a world that's forever at its endless summer, can't-get-any-better-than-this peak.
| September 15, 2009
A royal scam
TBTS' terrific Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Admit it — we are all a little perverse. How else to explain the difficulty, unless you are comatose, in not laughing heartily at Dirty Rotten Scoundrels , the tale of two con men plying their criminal trade on the French Riviera.
| August 25, 2009
Bresca's new collaborative effort brings intimacy back to dining
For someone who once envisioned herself sequestered in a dusty library somewhere in England reading medieval literature, Krista Desjarlais, executive chef and owner of Bresca, has a life far from quiet and solitude.
| July 22, 2009
A mostly rotten Scoundrels
We sure do love our stage rascals.
| March 24, 2009
Scene and heard
The year ahead in DVDs
Entertainment companies are pumping out music DVD titles by the hundreds, and 2008 will see a deluge of releases across all genres.
| December 31, 2007
Scott and Zelda
Cornerstone Playhouse hosts the Fitzgeralds
Celebrity bad behavior certainly didn’t start with rock bands trashing hotel rooms in the ’60s.
| August 14, 2007
Crimes and misdemeanors
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels ; Six Rounds/Six Lessons ; White People
There are more echoes in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels than rattle around the Grand Canyon.
| March 13, 2007
Keys + Dustin Saucier + John Nels + June Politano
@ Flask Lounge
Swearin' + High Spirits + S.S. Cretins
@ SPACE Gallery
Scenes from the Forget, Forget CD release
| September 11, 2013 at 1:29 PM
State to probe missing crude-oil reports #PanAm #mepolitics #crudeoil
July 10, 2013 at 3:15 PM
The answer to this week's game
June 08, 2013 at 12:15 PM
LePage: Big company didn't ask about Maine taxes #mepolitics
May 09, 2013 at 9:59 AM
LePage uses Obamacare to achieve his own political goal #mepolitics
May 08, 2013 at 10:12 AM
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