Randy Rice currently resides in Providence, RI with his husband Aron. His love affair with live performance began in 1988 when he saw Sammy Davis Jr., Liza Minnelli and Frank Sinatra on a triple-bill at the Worcester Centrum. Since then, he has attended thousands of live performances in every conceivable genre and venue.
BWW Reviews: SUBJECT 62 at Daydream Theatre Company Ė Difficult by Design
April 23, 2012
Lenny Schwartz's Subject 62 plays at the Bell Street Chapel through April 28th
BWW Reviews: Boeing-Boeing at Trinity Rep. - Funny as Hell
April 20, 2012
Fred Sullivan, Jr. Directs a Delightful Production of this Effervescent 60s Sex Romp
BWW Reviews: THE ADDAMS FAMILY at Providence Performing Arts Center
March 21, 2012
The Addams Family, which is playing at PPAC through Sunday, March 25th, is a charming and family-friendly.
BWW Reviews: BOOM at The Gamm
March 18, 2012
Fred Sullivan, Jr. directs this clever little comedy which had its original workshop right here in Rhode Island and plays at the Gamm through April 8, 2012
BWW Reviews: AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY Makes Rhode Island Premiere at 2nd Story
March 14, 2012
Ed Shea directly a terrific production of Tracy Letts' comic tragedy
BWW Reviews: THE MERCHANT OF VENICE at Trinity Repertory Company
February 11, 2012
Curt Columbus directs a delightful, fast-paced production that is filled with first-rate performances.
BWW Reviews: TAKE ME OUT Hits it Out at 2nd Story Theatre
January 26, 2012
Richard Greenberg's Tony award-winning play is at the Warren, RI theater through February 12th.
BWW Reviews: FESTEN makes its New England premiere at The Gamm
January 18, 2012
Tony Estrella directs a tight ensemble of actors in this drama about familial betrayal and neglect
BWW Reviews: SHREK THE MUSICAL is a gas at Providence Performing Arts Center
January 5, 2012
Based on the 2001 animated comedy, Shrek is a perfect "gateway drug" to Broadway musicals
BWW Reviews: CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE Amazes at PPAC
December 15, 2011
Cirque Dreams Holidaze is family-friendly entertainment that is sure to delight and amaze
BWW INTERVIEWS: Lynda Carter talks new album, new gig and, of course, Wonder Woman
December 7, 2011
Lynda Carter will be playing a free show at Mohegan Sun's Wolf Den on Saturday, December 10th.
BWW Reviews: BETH at Daydream Theatre Company - Interesting & Accessible
November 7, 2011
Lenny Schwartz directs the premiere of Michael Roderick's modern-day adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth
Queer/Art/Mentorship Program Launches in NYC
October 31, 2011
Filmmaker Ira Sachs and Lily Binns have recently launched Queer/Art/Mentorship, a program that supports emerging queer working artists in New York City.
BWW Reviews: CLYBOURNE PARK at Trinity Repertory Company
October 21, 2011
Brian Mertes directs a gorgeous production of Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize winning play
BWW Reviews: ROCK OF AGES at PPAC - Lacks in Taste, Compensates in Enthusiasm
October 5, 2011
The second national tour kicked off last night in Providence, RI
BWW Reviews: COMMUNICATING DOORS at 2nd Story Theatre
October 3, 2011
Ed Shea directs one of Alan Ackbourn's lesser-known comedies; Communicating Doors, through October 23, 2011
BWW Reviews: HIS GIRL FRIDAY at Trinity Repertory Company
September 15, 2011
Curt Columbus directs Trinity's season opener; a fast-paced adaptation of the classic 1940 Columbia Pictures film
BWW Reviews: CIRCLE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION at the Gamm Theatre
September 14, 2011
Annie Baker's Obie-award winning play, directed by Rachel Walshe, runs at The Gamm through October 9, 2011
BWW Reviews: THE 39 STEPS at Theatre By The Sea
September 11, 2011
Amiee Turner directs this production of firsts for Ocean State Theater Company, which operates Theatre By The Sea. It is the first post-Labor Day production and the first non-musical the theater has produced since its re-opening in 2007.
Blythe Danner Talks Tanglewood Jazz Festival, Trinity Rep and More!
August 15, 2011
Over Labor Day weekend, Blythe Danner will join Judy Carmichael at the 2011 Tanglewood Jazz Festival in Lenox, MA to sing and talk about jazz. The program will be recorded for Carmichael's NPR show "Jazz Inspired" to be aired at a later date.
BWW Reviews: HAIRSPRAY THE BROADWAY MUSICAL at Theatre By The Sea
July 25, 2011
Hairspray, The Broadway Musical, is solid family entertainment and is playing at Theatre By The Sea through August 13, 2011
BWW Reviews: SPEECH & DEBATE at 2nd Story Theatre - A Clever Little Comedy
July 13, 2011
Speech & Debate is a clever little comedy, which was first staged at Brown University in 2006. The play had an Off-Broadway run in 2007 and feels like it could be ripped from today's headlines.
BWW Reviews: MAN OF LA MANCHA at Theatre By The Sea
June 27, 2011
Amiee Turner directs a dynamite production of the classic Broadway Musical, which runs through July 16, 2011
BWW Reviews: THE FAMILY at Trinity Repís Lederer Theater
June 5, 2011
Arlene Violet and Enrico Garzilli's new musical about mob life in Providence plays through July 2, 2011
BWW Reviews: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Theatre By The Sea
June 4, 2011
The quirky little musical comedy plays at TBTS through June 19, 2011
BWW Reviews: THE COMPLETELY FICTIONAL - UTTERLY TRUE - FINAL STRANGE TALE OF EDGAR ALLAN POE at Trinity Rep
May 13, 2011
The Completely Fictional - Utterly True - Final Strange Tale of Edgar Allan Poe is Stephen Thorne's original three-act work exploring the final mysterious days of Poe plays at Trinity Repertory Company in Providence, RI through June 5, 2011
BWW Reviews: WHY TORTURE IS WRONG AND THE PEOPLE WHO LOVE THEM at the Gamm
May 10, 2011
Christopher Durang's dark, absurdist, comedy plays at the Gamm Theatre in Pawtucket, RI through June 5, 2011
BWW Reviews: WEST SIDE STORY at Providence Performing Arts Center
April 28, 2011
West Side Story, which is playing at Providence Performing Arts Center through May 1, 2011, holds up pretty well in the current tour.
BWW Reviews: STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Trinity Repertory Company
April 21, 2011
Director Brian Mertes has mined new nuggets of humor in this terrific new production of Robert Harling's STEEL MAGNOLIAS
BWW Review: SPAMALOT at Providence Performing Arts Center
April 16, 2011
You don't have to be a Monty Python fan to enjoy SPAMALOT, which is playing at PPAC through April 17, 2011
BWW Reviews: PAUL at The Gamm Theatre
March 25, 2011
Directed by Tony Estrella, Howard Brenton's play controversial play PAUL makes its American debut at the Gamm Theatre in Pawtucket, RI
BWW Reviews: THE GOOD DOCTOR at 2nd Story Theatre
March 23, 2011
Ed Shea and Pat Hegnauer co-direct the Neil Simon comedy which is based on material written by Anton Chekhov
BWW Reviews: NEXT TO NORMAL at Providence Performing Arts Center
March 23, 2011
Alice Ripley reprises her Tony-winning role as Diana Goodman in Next to Normal, which plays at PPAC through Sunday, March 27, 2010.
BWW Review: YELLOWMAN at Trinity Rep
March 4, 2011
With her 2002 play, Yellowman, playwright Dael Orlandersmith explores different aspects of racism both within the black communities and a subtler, more insidious, internalized racism.
BWW Interviews: Wanda Sykes Talks 'Hannigan', Marriage and More!
March 2, 2011
The four-time Emmy award-winning comedian will be crisscrossing the country during her 2011 stand-up tour and will land in Providence, RI on March 17th.