Raise a Glass to theREP at “The Irish…And How They Got That Way”

Love letter to Irish-American culture serves as fond farewell in advance of organization’s move to state-of-the-art new facility   ALBANY – It’s an exciting time at Capital Repertory Theatre (theREP), as the organization prepares for the highly anticipated move into its new location – a state of the art theatre and community event facility at 251…

“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…

REVIEW: “The Full Monty” at Capital Repertory Theatre

by Roseann Cane Psssst…sister…you wanna have a good time? Get yerself a ticket to The Full Monty, now playing at the Capital Repertory Theatre! I’d never seen this musical before, and I must admit that my expectations were not that great. I enjoyed the original English film version, which came out in 1997. Since the…

“The Full Monty” Comes to Capital Rep

ALBANY, N.Y.—JUNE 18, 2019—The full monty. It implies nudity, full frontal male nudity. And you’ll get a glimpse of that in the comic musical The Full Monty, but the show is about more than that. It’s about a group of men baring their souls, admitting fragility and finding strength through the desperate, delightful act of…

“Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash” Comes to Capital Repertory Theatre

ALBANY, N.Y.—JUNE 18, 2018—Johnny Cash was a singular force in American music. A gospel-rooted country singer there at the birth of rock and roll; an inventive, influential songwriter; and an iconic, iconoclastic cultural touchstone. “Johnny Cash will, like Will Rogers, stand forever as a symbol of intelligence, creativity, compassion and common sense,” said fellow hitmaker and…