Northeast Times

 Articles by Rita Charleston

‘Next to Normal’ now showing at the Academy of Music

It’s the story of a modern family facing a crisis, revolving around a family that is impacted by a mother with bipolar disorder. 


Happiness is being a Los Lonely Boy

It’s just the way they planned it — or, at least, the way they hoped it would be.



An actor enjoys his varied stage career

It’s the story of a young professor who loses everything in the world but the flea who lives in his vest. And that turns out to be plenty.


For David Sanborn, it’s all about playing live

The legendary sax player has enjoyed a long and varied career. He'll be on the stage of the Keswick Theatre.