R.I. theater, Oct. 25 weekend

R.I. theater, Oct. 25 weekend


“Bat Boy — The Musical”: Providence College, Smith Center for the Arts, 61 Eaton St., Providence. 865-2218, providence.edu/theatre. Comedy tells the story of a strange boy with pointy ears and his struggle to find a place in a world that shuns him. Thu-Sat 7:30 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $15, seniors $10, students $5. Closes Nov. 4.

“Bell, Book and Candle”: Granite Theatre, 1 Granite St., Westerly. 596-2341; granitetheatre.com. A modern-day witch likes her neighbor but despises his fiancée, so she enchants him to love her instead, only to fall in love with him for real. Thu-Sat 8 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $20, 62+, $17, 12 and younger $12. Closes Sun.

“Last of the Red Hot Lovers”: Arctic Playhouse, 117 Washington St., Warwick. 573-3443, thearcticplayhouse.com. Neil Simon comedy about a middle-aged man who wants to join the sexual revolution before it’s too late. Thu-Sat 8 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $13, $18. Closes Nov. 3.

“Little Shop of Horrors”: Contemporary Theater Company, 327 Main St., Wakefield. 218-0282, contemporarytheatercompany.com. Musical comedy about a geeky flower shop worker who finds out his Venus flytrap can speak. Fri-Sat 7 p.m. $25, student $15, advance tickets $18. Closes Nov. 18.

“Many Sides to the Reaper”: Theatre 82, 82 Rolfe Square, Cranston. 490-9475, artists-exchange.org/theatre82/upcomingperformances.html. Based on a true story about a Mafia hit man and set in 1980s Brooklyn. By Nick Albanese. Thu 7 p.m., Fri-Sat 8 p.m. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Closes Sat. Q&A after show.

“The Night of the Iguana”: The Gamm Theatre, 1245 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick. 723-4266, gammtheatre.org. Tennessee Williams’ tale of desire, love and personal redemption. Thu-Sat 7:30 p.m.; Sun 2, 7:30 p.m. $44-$60. Closes Nov. 4.

“Pride and Prejudice”: Trinity Repertory Company, 201 Washington St., Providence. 351-4242, trinityrep.com. A new comedic adaptation of the romance between Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy. Thu-Fri 7:30 p.m.; Sat-Sun 2, 7:30 p.m. $25-$76. Closes Nov. 4.

“Sylvia”: Newport Playhouse & Cabaret Restaurant, 102 Connell Highway, Newport. 848-7529, newportplayhouse.com. A.R. Gurney’s romantic comedy about a marriage and a dog. Thu, Sun 1 p.m.; Fri-Sat 8 p.m. $50 dinner/play/cabaret; play only $25. Closes Nov. 18.


Published at Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:43:43 +0000