Press

Post date: Wed, 12/10/2014 - 2:43pm

Dateline Hollywood, 1946: RKO Pictures releases the Frank Capra comedy/drama It's a Wonderful Life. Though initially a box-office disappointment, this story about a man learning the impact he's had on others will become, according to the American Film Institute, the "Most Inspiring Movie" of all time.

Post date: Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:08pm

The Bricolage Production Company opened its premier of It’s a Wonderful Life, part of the Midnight Radio series, to a sold out house on Thursday evening.  Most people are familiar with the story of George Bailey and his guardian angel, second class; before the show, the audience members could be heard talking about their love for the movie, Jimmy Stewart and the memories built around watching the movie with

Post date: Tue, 12/09/2014 - 12:05pm

I’ll take the tweet seats any time – especially if I can enjoy the local arts scene while using my phone with full-on permission of the folks in charge.

Post date: Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:51am

Could this be a hit today: a tale tapping into the wish-fulfillment of practically every American teenager to trash the high school, the town and everybody who ever crossed him/her? Alas, in this century, children have been arrested for voicing or even suggesting such a fantasy.

Post date: Thu, 10/30/2014 - 11:49am

Stephen King's “Carrie” gets yet another life as the season opener for Bricolage Production Company's “Midnight Radio” series.

Post date: Thu, 10/23/2014 - 12:05pm

You may already know “Carrie” from Stephen King's 1974 thriller, director Brian DePalma's 1976 movie or the 2013 remake. Maybe you bought tickets to one of the 21 performances of the now-legendary 1988 Broadway musical or the reworked version that played off-Broadway in 2012. You may even have met it as the unauthorized spoof “Scarrie! The Musical.”

Post date: Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:34pm

Bricolage Production Company

October 23 – November 8
9 p.m.

Post date: Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:08pm

From the folks who brought you the massive Downtown theater event known as "STRATA" comes "OJO," a world premiere immersive theater experience billed as "the next generation of travel."

Post date: Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:06pm

Most people spend their lives striving for certainty. Not so with artists, says Jeffrey Carpenter, artistic director of Bricolage Productions. Asked by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust to produce an immersive theater work for the Three Rivers Arts Festival, the adventuresome troupe createdOJO, a show meant to suggest the artist's metaphorical journey of creation.

Post date: Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:10pm

One of the more evocative, challenging art pieces I have seen in years took place as an “immersive theatrical experience” during the Three Rivers Arts Festival a couple of weeks back, and my mind is still working it out.

Pages