July 9, 2019

NEA chairman visits Pontine, Seacoast Rep

By Jane Murphy PORTSMOUTH – Mary Anne Carter, acting chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, made a visit to two Seacoast arts organizations Tuesday […]
June 23, 2019

Seacoast Repertory Theatre appoints Mad Men as artistic directors

By Jeanné McCartin PORTSMOUTH – After nearly a year’s search, Seacoast Repertory Theatre turned inward to find its new artistic director, two actually, naming Ben Hart […]
June 18, 2019

Theater Review: ‘West Side Story’ ‘an utter pleasure to behold’

By Jeanné McCartin “West Side Story,” now playing at Seacoast Repertory Theatre, is colorful, heartfelt and captivating. At 62 years old, this musical could prove a […]
June 14, 2019

‘West Side Story’ opens at Seacoast Rep this weekend

“West Side Story,” the 1950s musical of forbidden love amid rival New York youth gangs, will be staged with a 21st century perspective as the Seacoast […]
June 1, 2019

Seacoast Rep opens Second Stage summer series in Kittery this weekend

By Jeanné McCartin Theater is risky business at its best. This summer, Seacoast Repertory Theatre has decided to take to the high wire, adding a touch […]
May 29, 2019

Hotel companies give Seacoast Rep. furniture makeover

A truckload of assorted furnishings arrived at the Seacoast Repertory Theatre last month. The furniture was donated by local firms XSS Hotels and Colwen Hotel Management […]
May 15, 2019

Theater Review: ‘Steel Magnolias’ sweet and strong cast and performances

By Jeanné McCartin “Steel Magnolias,” that rare, all-female cast, pro-friendship production, is on stage at Seacoast Repertory Theatre through June 1. It has a flawless set, […]
May 9, 2019

‘Steel Magnolias’ opens this weekend

The Mad Men of Oopsy Daisy, the creative duo known for their popular, edgy productions of musicals and “Red Light” adult events at the Seacoast Repertory […]
April 24, 2019

Theater Review: ‘Where’s Waldo’ is a must-see winner

By Jeanné McCartin “Where’s Waldo,” by Seacoast playwright G. Matthew Gaskell, is having its premiere run at Seacoast Repertory Theatre. Lucky, lucky us. But there’s a […]