Providence, RI – As state lawmakers begin reviewing state spending, Governor Carcieri is pushing for some immediate spending cuts. He says ending the current fiscal year without a deficit will require sacrifices from many groups. WRNI's Flo Jonic reports on the supplemental budget proposal the governor submitted yesterday.
Providence, RI – In this installment of our cultural roundtable we look beyond the stage at the community value of our local arts organizations, and at how the community and the press view and support those organizations. WRNI's Bob Seay talks with Providence Black Rep's artistic director Don King, and veteran arts journalist Bill Gale.
Providence, RI – Rhode Island homeless shelters have been filled to capacity this week as men and women who usually sleep outdoors seek shelter from the intense cold. Some homeless people are so put off by shelters they need some encouragement to enter one. WRNI's Flo Jonic introduces us to one man, who tries to provide that encouragement.
Providence, RI – This episode features Curt Columbus and company members Angela Brazil, Timothy Crowe and Joe Wilson, Jr. The program compliments Trinity Rep's production of Our Town, with performance and discussion of the work of Thornton Wilder: excerpts from Theophilus North and Heaven's My Destination.
Providence, RI – The episode features Curt Columbus and company members Stephen Berenson, Tim Crowe and Janice Duclos. Keeping with the theme of Trinity Rep's annual production of A Christmas Carol, the program offers performance and discussion of the holiday-themed work of Charles Dickens: two excerpts from A Christmas Carol; an excerpt from The Pickwick Papers; and excerpts from The Christmas Tree.
Providence, RI – This 2008 episode features Curt Columbus and company members Anne Scurria, Barbara Meek and Janice Duclos, and a special guest from Trinity Rep's Young Actors Studio, Molly Allen, with stories and poems that explore the relationship between mothers and daughters: