Author Archives: F. William Oakes

2nd Story, Sons of Prophet, Press Photo, Iacovelli, Brainerd, Carpentier, Petronio

Fortunate ‘Sons’ at 2nd Story Theatre

Fortunate ‘Sons’ at 2nd Story Theatre

       Now playing at 2nd Story Theatre in Warren is “Sons of the Prophet”, an insightful play by Stephen Karam that examines just how frail and resilient is the human species. The play couldn’t be more timely, as a health care and medical insurance crisis forms the framework of this dramatic structure in which each


Double bill at The Gamm a wild ride

    “When you’ve just stepped in you can’t tell what’s going to happen.”      That quote is an apt way to describe the hypnotic words of playwright Caryl Churchill and a good embarkation point to delve into the riveting and hallucinatory production her two plays “A Number” and “Far Away” are receiving at The Gamm