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TRUTH IN THE TIME OF COVID

"It wraps you up in a message, but leaves you to write your own ending. That is the mark of great theatre."
Motif (10/12/21)

“A Lie Agreed Upon” Throws Current Events in Sharp Relief

"Estrella champions Ibsen’s works for retaining their 'bite and relevance,' and he’s correct."
WPRO (10/6/21)

Gamm Theatre's 'A Lie Agreed Upon' will get you thinking

"The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre in Warwick is welcoming audiences back to live theater following an 18-month pandemic pause with...a powerful, riveting, thought-provoking and timely production."
Westerly Sun (10/7/21)

With 'A Lie Agreed Upon,' Gamm updates Ibsen's classic

''A Lie Agreed Upon' is tough, in-your-face theater. It is as relevant today as it was in the 1800s, even more so. The issues are never clearly solved and the questions still remain as you leave the theatre after the shocking final scene."
Johnston Sunrise (10/6/21)

Facts, truth, and 'A Lie Agreed Upon' at the Gamm

"The title of the play leaves you thinking. “A Lie Agreed Upon” - what is the lie, who is agreeing to it and why?
The Public's Radio (10/7/21)

Theater Review: 'A LIE AGREED UPON' at Gamm THEATre

"A Lie Agreed Upon could not be a more appropriate show for current times and makes for a perfect return to thought-provoking live theatre. Don't miss it."
Broadway World (10/6/21)

Theater Review: 'A LIE AGREED UPON' at Gamm THEATre

"A Lie Agreed Upon could not be a more appropriate show for current times and makes for a perfect return to thought-provoking live theatre. Don't miss it."
Broadway World (10/6/21)

Theater Review: 'A LIE AGREED UPON' at Gamm THEATre

"You’ll hang on to every chilling passage. . . . Estrella’s reworking is provocative and evocative."
What's Up Newport (10/5/21)

Gamm THEATER'S 'A LIE AGREED UPON' A POWERHOUSE DRAMA

"Top-rated performances. . . . A testament to the divisions fracturing our country."
Warwick Post (10/5/21)

Curtains are rising at Rhode Island’s theaters again. But it won’t be the same as it was pre-COVID

"We’re still unsure of how comfortable people are going to be coming back,” said the artistic director for The Gamm. “But we have to start somewhere.”
Boston Globe (10/1/21)

The Gamm's 'A Lie Agreed Upon' will mark return of indoor theater in RI

"As a minor character in the Gamm Theatre’s 2004 production of Henrik Ibsen’s 'An Enemy of the People,' Rehoboth, Massachusetts, native Sean McConaghy watched the more seasoned actors dig into their characters." 
Providence Journal (9/24/21)

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Former RI stage actor is the new 'Jeopardy!' champion after unseating Matt Amodio

"Jonathan Fisher had a leading role in the 2016 presentation of 'A Skull in Connemara,' according to Gail Hulbert, director of communications and marketing for the theater. The theater, which is now in Warwick, was in Pawtucket at the time. 
Providence Journal (10/12/21)

Theater alumnus earns opportunity of a lifetime as a Gamm Fellow

“If you have a passion for theater like I do, this is the place for you,” Garcia said. “They offer so many learning opportunities and really want you to succeed and learn as much as you can.”
CCRI (10/1/21)

Gamm theatre launches fellowship program

"The program, a collaborative effort among the Gamm and Rhode Island public universities, aims to mentor promising artists of color." 
American Theatre (9/28/21)

R.I. performance venues to require proof of COVID-19 vaccine or negative test

"Nine performance venues and theaters in Rhode Island released a united message to attendees and ticket holders Wednesday, requiring that all patrons attending indoor events to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19." 

Boston Globe (8/25/21)