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Giovanni will retire from 92 PRO-FM

Daniel "Giovanni" Centofanti, one of Rhode Island's most famous media personalities, is stepping away from the mic after nearly 50 years.

THEATER REVIEW

Gamm Theatre’s ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ is a perfect coalescence of play, production, and performance

Edward Albee’s characters can be imbued with different weight and balance, if performers are willing to take the risk. Tony Estrella as George and Jeanine Kane as Martha serve up some bold creative choices.

RHODE MAP

The best (and worst) Super Bowl commercials, according to R.I. experts

From the E*Trade babies to Tom Brady to the Governator, some marketing and ad gurus weigh in on this year's Super Bowl commercials.

RI PODCAST

Latino stories take center stage in Rhode Island

On the Rhode Island Report podcast, Marta Martinez talks about the Latino oral history project that inspired “La Broa’ (Broad Street),” a new play at Trinity Rep.

THEATER REVIEW

Burbage Theatre Co.’s ‘Playhouse Creatures’ delivers strong message but misses the mark

Written and directed by a woman, the performance about feminism in the 17th century clandestinely but intentionally connects with the current state of misogyny in the theater arts.

TELEVISION

Rhode Island native Kali Reis on starring in ‘True Detective: Night Country’

“I’m still learning on the job. But I mean, walking down Sunset Boulevard and seeing a giant billboard with my face on it? What?” said Reis, who grew up in East Providence.

RI THEATER REVIEW

Trinity Rep’s ‘La Broa’ delivers a love letter to the founding families of las comunidad Latina of Providence

The oral histories take the audience on a sentimental journey that transitions us to another time, a different place, and a slower pace.

BOOKS

‘Searching for Steve’ follows Providence father as he copes with loss of adopted son

The 280-page book is broken up into eight parts, and weaves in Harris’s narration with Stephen’s journal entries.