“Frost/Nixon” Opens at Schenectady Civic Players

Frost/Nixon plays January 24 thru February 2 at Schenectady Civic Players The third main stage play of Schenectady Civic Players’ 92nd season, Frost/Nixon, by Peter Morgan and directed by Evan Jones, opens Friday, January 24, and plays through Sunday, February 2 at its 12 South Church Street Playhouse in Schenectady’s historic stockade district. Frost/Nixon is…

The Comedy “Moonlight and Magnolias” Opens at The Theater Barn

In Moonlight and Magnolias written by Ron Hutchinson,1939 Hollywood is abuzz. Legendary producer David O. Selznick has shut down production of his new epic, Gone with the Wind, a film adaptation of Margaret Mitchell’s novel. The screenplay, you see, just doesn’t work. So what’s an all-powerful movie mogul to do? While fending off the film’s…

The Theater Barn Presents Ken Ludwig’s “Baskerville”

THE THEATER BARN located at 654 Rt 20 in New Lebanon, NY, presents Ken Ludwig’s BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSERY through June 30, 2019 Get your deerstalker cap on — the play’s afoot! Comedic genius Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo) transforms Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic The Hound of the Baskervilles into a murderously funny adventure.…

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,…

Performing Arts of Woodstock Presents “4 By Ives”

4 BY IVES continues for two more weekends! PERFORMING ARTS OF WOODSTOCK presents 4 BY IVES David Ives riffs about these situations  in four hilarious one-act comedies. Directed by Lora Lee Ecobelli Staring: Joe Bongiorno , Jessica Loy, David Dancyger, Sean Owens, Charlotte Hays, Ryan Palmer, Steve Jones, Michael Ralff and David Smilow Nov 16,17…