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Playwright's Notes by Jennifer Blackmer

September 13, 2019
Natalie Hulla
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Blackmer reveals her artistic perspective on adapting Margaret Atwood's spine-tingling, best-selling novel Alias Grace.

A Legacy of New Work

September 11, 2019
Natalie Hulla
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From dramas to comedies to musicals, the American theatre has benefited greatly from the vision and craftsmanship now synonymous with the Playhouse.

Unlocking the Memory

September 5, 2019
Natalie Hulla
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Director Blake Robison shares his perspective on Margaret Atwood’s mind-bending thriller Alias Grace.

An Enchanting Musical Fairy Tale

September 5, 2019
Erica Reid
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Director and Choreographer Robert Barry Fleming takes us behind the scenes of the joyous and uplifting, Tony Award-winning musical Once on This Island.

A Closer Look at the Rosenthal Shelterhouse Theatre Remodel

August 30, 2019
Natalie Hulla
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Over the summer, the Playhouse underwent renovations to the newly renamed Rosenthal Shelterhouse Theatre. Capital Projects Manager Phil Rundle offers historical information, project details and additional insight on the remodel.

A Mystery of the Mind

August 29, 2019
Natalie Hulla
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Based on the novel by master storyteller Margaret Atwood, the spine-tingling mystery of Alias Grace will chill you to the bone.

We Tell the Story

August 29, 2019
Erica Reid
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Hearts soar in Once on This Island, the Tony Award-winning, Calypso-flavored musical about a peasant girl who rescues a wealthy boy and falls in love with him.

Nick Cearley on the Playhouse

June 27, 2019
Aly Michaud
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Actor Nick Cearley on creating innovative theatre that makes an impact, right in your own backyard.

Theatre: It's More Fun in a Group

June 7, 2019
Sophie Wong
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One of the most fun ways to see theatre is with a group. The Playhouse has exclusive, customizable group ticket offers for all types of theatregoers. Here’s how you can save.

The Music of MAD RIVER RISING

June 3, 2019
Aly Michaud
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Sound Designer Matthew M. Neilson on using folk singer Anaïs Mitchell’s songs for Mad River Rising.