“It’s A Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre” – A New Holiday Tradition at Capital Repertory Theatre

ALBANY, N.Y.—NOV. 6, 2019—The everlasting holiday tale of George Bailey and Bedford Falls—Zuzu’s petals, Clarence’s bell, Gower’s gaffe … You know it, you love it, but you’ve never experienced Frank Capra’s Christmas magic quite like this.   It’s A Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre is fast, funny, heartwarming and true.   The show, popular…

Capital Repertory Theatre Announces Public Performance of On-The-Go! Musical Production “Cinderella!”

ALBANY, NY—October 17, 2019—Capital Repertory Theatre announces a public performance, 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, of its first On-The-Go! touring musical production, Cinderella! which is running in schools across the greater Capital Region through Nov. 3. Based on Charles Perrault’s classic fairy tale, this musical adaptation was created specifically for theREP’s touring program by Producing Artistic Director Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill and…

REVIEW: “Shakespeare in Love” at Capital Rep

by Roseann Cane Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill, Producing Artistic Director of the Capital Repertory Theatre, has long been devoted to making the company currently known as theREP a vital contributor to the community in which it lives, to, as she has written, “…to keep our mission of community service strong!” From theREP’s educational programs to its regular…

“Shakespeare in Love” Concludes the 2018–2019 Season at Capital Repertory Theatre

ALBANY, N.Y.–MARCH 20, 2019—A young playwright sells his new script. Twice. To different buyers. He hasn’t written it yet. He has writer’s block. Capital Repertory Theatre closes its 2018-2019 season with the uproarious comedy Shakespeare in Love, April 5–May 12.  Directed by theREP’s Producing Artistic Director Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill, the show is a riot of mistaken identities,…

Public Performance of “Alice in Wonderland” at Capital Repertory Theatre,

Down the rabbit hole we go! Public performance of Alice in Wonderland at Capital Repertory Theatre, 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10 ALBANY, N.Y.—FEB. 27, 2018—With Capital Repertory Theatre’s On-The-Go! school touring program, thousands of students experience fully-realized professional productions every year. Alice in Wonderland, on the road throughout the region March 5–29, is the latest in a scintillating list of titles created…

REVIEW: “She Loves Me” at Capital Rep

by Roseann Cane When was the last time you left a theater feeling exuberant, even beguiled? For me, it was about 24 hours ago, right after Capital Repertory Theatre’s opening night of She Loves Me. I’m still smiling. She Loves Me originally opened on Broadway in 1963 with a star-studded cast that included Barbara Cook,…