February 2, 2023
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Eclectic theater festival to return to Ithaca for third year

By | Apr 11, 2016

The Ithaca Fringe Festival will take place from April 14–17 and will feature a variety of performances.

On the Verge takes staged reading on the road

By , | Oct 6, 2015

On the Verge, a staged reading performance group at Ithaca College, will perform Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons” at 6 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Handwerker Gallery.

Q&A: Ithaca College professor recreates ‘Star Wars’ with miniature felt figures

By | Apr 1, 2015

“Epic Yarns” features illustrations of original needle-felt versions of iconic characters including Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader and Chewbacca.

Civic Ensemble play brings current events to life onstage

By | Feb 18, 2015

The Ithaca Civic Ensemble uses theater to explore current events, devising their own script based on recent news trends.

Review: Missing narrative hinders skilled cast

By | Apr 2, 2014

A quality cast is held back by an overly abstract plot in “Gone Missing.”

Review: ‘Cock’ plunges into sexual identities

By | Feb 26, 2014

Play’s powerful message held back by minimal set design.

Review: Predictable plot impedes able cast

By | Feb 5, 2014

An unsurprising plot hampers film drama.

Review: Sexy play satisfies with enticing lead

By | Jan 29, 2014

Sexy play brings more to the table than just sensual thrills.

Review: Heavenly new book comforts readers

By | Dec 5, 2013

Mitch Albom, the bestselling author of “Tuesdays with Morrie,” is back in the spotlight with a quizzical tale that may make minds wonder if “the end is not the end.” “The First Phone Call from Heaven” has a different taste to it than is expected after reading Albom’s other works about life and death, such as “The Five People You Meet in Heaven.” But at the same time, it is clear he stays true to himself and his touching, creative writing style in his latest spiritual tale.

Review: Powerful play brings bullying to light

By | Nov 6, 2013

“From White Plains” will run until Nov. 10 at the Kitchen Theatre.

Review: Smart’s story unlocked with memoir

By | Nov 4, 2013

Elizabeth Smart, who made national news when she was kidnapped from her home in 2002, opens up about her kidnapping ordeal in her memoir, “My Story.”