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Trinity’s ‘Carol’: A welcome harbinger of holidays

PROVIDENCE – Charles Dickens’ iconic “A Christmas Carol” has always proven to be markedly malleable, but the Trinity Repertory Company takes no chances. They pretty much take the text and the script and… Continue reading

Trinity’s ‘Carol’ reminds us again what’s important

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Forty years ago, the Trinity Repertory Company made the decision to perform an annual production of “A Christmas Carol.” Someone, somewhere is still patting themselves on the back. Through the… Continue reading

More hits than misses in Trinity’s ‘Faithful Cheaters’

PROVIDENCE – Comedy is hard work. With a new comedy, you probably don’t know where exactly the laughs are or aren’t until the first time an audience sees it. That can be too… Continue reading

‘Oklahoma!’ is a bright, bold re-telling of classic

PROVIDENCE – There’s a bright golden haze on the meadow, and it’s Richard and Sharon Jenkins’ bold new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at the Trinity Repertory Company. The exclamation point really… Continue reading