IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE Will Come to Provincetown

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE Will Come to Provincetown

Just in time for the holidays, the Provincetown Theater opens its final main stage production of the 2019 season with Joe Landry’s unique adaptation of the beloved Frank Capra classic It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play. Running Nov 21 thru Dec 8, as...
Provincetown Theater’s Fall Fête Announced

Provincetown Theater’s Fall Fête Announced

On Saturday, November 16th, the theatre community will gather for the Provincetown Theater’s Second Annual Fall Fête at the Pilgrim House (336 Commercial Street). An event to benefit 2020 season programming, the evening is a must for local folks to mix, mingle, savor...
Something Rotten in Brewster!

Something Rotten in Brewster!

Who needs Shakespeare when you can write the world’s first Broadway musical before there is a Broadway? Brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom are sick of that show-off bard who is stealing all the audiences and all the attention so Nick goes to see a soothsayer who tells him...
Don’t Get Stung: The Mosquito is in Provincetown!

Don’t Get Stung: The Mosquito is in Provincetown!

Okay, so you don’t have to bring insect repellant when you go to the Provincetown Theater for Cape Cod’s famed slam story hour featuring your friends and neighbors’ stories—and maybe even your own! Inspired by radio’s famous Moth Story Hour, the Mosquito features a...
Indecent at the Cape Rep is Anything But

Indecent at the Cape Rep is Anything But

I have to begin this review with a caveat: nothing I can write will do justice to Indecent or to Cape Rep’s production of this “true story of a little Jewish play.” It may well be the most perfect thing I’ve ever seen on stage. There’s dancing. There’s music. There’s...
Eerily Sexy: The Lady Aoi at Provincetown Theater

Eerily Sexy: The Lady Aoi at Provincetown Theater

“It often rings that way… about this time of night…” That’s the Nurse (Marcel Meyer) speaking to Hikaru (Justin Chevalier), as the two linger by the hospital bedside of Hiraku’s wife in the Abrahamse-Meyer production of The Lady Aoi at the Provincetown Theater. The...
Provincetown Piano Bars

Provincetown Piano Bars

Provincetown Piano Bars View the Full Calendar The Club 193A Commercial Streetwww.theclubptown.com Featuring a rotating roster of world-class musicians, the house band performs nightly free of charge. When open:Nightly house band music is at 10:00 pm Dive Bar at the...
Provincetown Theater Shows

Provincetown Theater Shows

Provincetown Theater Shows View the Full Calendar Cabaret A Peregrine Theatre Ensemble production, Cabaret is a Tony- and Oscar-winning classic with music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb, and book by Joe Masteroff. Set between 1929 and 1930 in Berlin, Cabaret...
Provincetown Drag Shows

Provincetown Drag Shows

Provincetown Drag Shows View the Full Calendar BenDeLaCreme, Ready to be Committed Always the Drag Queen and never a drag, RuPaul’s Drag Race favorite BenDeLaCreme returns to Provincetown with her latest theatrical blend of burlesque, comedy and music:...
Harbor Stage Nails It with Chekhov’s Three Sisters

Harbor Stage Nails It with Chekhov’s Three Sisters

They’re perfectly miserable. It’s obvious as Three Sisters opens that these girls have seen better days—or at any rate believe they have. Against a simple and dark background, surrounded by music that underscores their situation (the brilliant repetition of “my days...
The Guilty Pleasures of Sweeney Todd

The Guilty Pleasures of Sweeney Todd

Sometimes the best stories are the tried-and-true ones. In London of the 1840s, “penny dreadfuls” offered Victorian readers a cheap escape into a world of ghoulish murder and gruesome violence, twisted guilty pleasures. One such story was that of a barber who murdered...