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Holy Week approaches on the Christian calendar, and with it comes the waving of palms, the washing of feet, penance, hot cross buns, the Cadbury bunny and (holy moly!) the 47-year-old rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Jesus Christ Superstar.
Directed by Patrick Foti, the Endicott Performing Arts Center's production goes as large-scale as a show can on the cozy stage...
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A community-wide NEA Big Read program promoting reading and literacy is running throughout March and this weekend will include a compelling stage adaptation of the featured book.
SUNY Broome Professor Mary Donnelly has been the force behind bringing this program to our community. Said Donnelly, “The Big Read is a program from the National Endowment for the Arts and Arts Midwest, which sponsors programming in local communities to help everyone gather around a good book.”
When Andrea Gregori wrote her bucket list, there was something she definitely wanted to cross off of it: the chance to play Eliza Doolittle in a fully staged production of Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady.
Now she can.
Gregori’s Theatre Street Productions has collaborated with the Endicott Performing Arts Center and its Executive Director, Patrick Foti, to bring the show to life. The group has been in...
A capable ensemble cast of eight occupies the Watters Theatre stage for the Binghamton University Theatre department’s production of A Lie of the Mind.
Sam Shepard's three-act psychological drama provides a great vehicle for the acting talents of its cast, and it has more laughs than I expected for a story of two seriously damaged families.
Thinking that he’s killed his young, beautiful wife, Beth, Jake is driven to a kind...
Six women’s lives play out in a Louisiana beauty parlor in Steel Magnolias, a two-act play by Robert Harling that was made into a star-studded film in 1989. I've never seen the movie, but I found the stage version engaging, as directed by Lorraine Tennant and Matt Gaska at the Endicott Performing Arts Center.
Over the course of nearly three years, at the end of the big hair decade of the...
Recent Comments by Nancy Oliveri
- October 2, 2014 on ‘Into the Woods’ an ambitious opener for the Cider Mill season
- October 28, 2013 on SRO’s ‘Next to Normal’ is next to perfect
- October 19, 2013 on What have you discovered in the arts this week?
- August 13, 2013 on Go see “Ring of Fire” by and by, but definitely go
- April 14, 2013 on Landmark Chaplin films get Broome County showing