On Sunday, August 4, The Paramount Theater screens a live broadcast of London's National Theater production of Small Island. Publicity photo

ARTS Pick: Small Island

Crossing the pond: Small Island, Andrea Levy’s prize-winning novel, brought to the stage at London’s National Theatre, traces the stories of three people in post-war Britain, all trying to reinvent themselves. Hortense and Gilbert are Jamaicans moving to the U.K. with hopes of a new life, and Queenie wishes to escape familiar Lincolnshire. Their stories […]

Mike Kroboth, Amanda Lyons, and Rachel Paisley  perform in Handle with Care, a Summer Short written by Rachel Martinez and directed by Katherine Mata. Publicity photo

ARTS Pick: GTP Summer Shorts

Short break: Gorilla Theater Productions continues its commitment to diversifying theater with Summer Shorts, an opportunity for five local playwrights to get their work produced and performed. The unique series of plays gets a boost from five of GTP’s experienced directors, who draw from a group of 13 actors to bring the stories to life. […]