A listing of Triangle theater performances
for the weekend of June 9-13, 2010, and beyond
Barefoot in the Park – Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy presents the 1963 Neil Simon comedy. This weekend: Wednesday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through June 20. Kennedy Theatre, Progress Energy Center, Raleigh.
City of Medicine – Who will live? Who will die? It’s the season finale of Transactors’ completely improvised serial medical drama. One show only: Friday 8:00. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
Dancing at Lughnasa – Brian Friel’s drama about a man remembering his childhood in a 1930’s Irish town. Presented by the Justice Theater Project. This weekend: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through June 27. Cardinal Gibbons High School, Raleigh.
A Different Moon – In the early 1950’s, three women must deal with a crisis in a small Arkansas town. Ghost & Spice’s Intern Showcase presents the play by Ara Watson. This weekend only: Thursday 8:00, Saturday 2:00 and 8:00, and Sunday 2:00. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
November – Ira David Wood III stars in David Mamet’s Presidential comedy. This weekend: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through June 20. Theatre in the Park, Raleigh.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast – Touring stage musical adaptation of the Disney film. Wednesday and Thursday 7:30, Friday 8:00, Saturday 2:00 and 8:00, Sunday 1:00 and 6:30. Closes Sunday. Durham Performing Arts Center.
The Light in the Piazza – Craig Lucas and Adam Guettel’s musical adaptation of Elizabeth Spencer’s novella about a mother and daughter from North Carolina vacationing in Italy in the 1950’s. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through June 27. Raleigh Little Theatre.
A Murder Is Announced – Murder is afoot in a deceptively quiet English village. Rachel Klem directs a Miss Marple mystery, in University Theatre’s TheatreFest, a month-long festival of three Agatha Christie plays. This weekend: Wednesday and Friday 8:00. Closes Friday. Titmus Theatre at Thompson Hall, NCSU Campus, Raleigh.
Murder on the Nile – Mysterious going-on aboard an Egyptian pleasure cruise! It’s directed by John McElwee, so expect some stunning period costumes. University Theatre’s TheatreFest continues its month-long festival of three Agatha Christie plays. Thursday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through June 19. Titmus Theatre at Thompson Hall, NCSU Campus, Raleigh.
Broadway Under the Stars and Wilmington City Stage will hold Raleigh auditions for the July production of Rent. Sunday morning 10:00, Fletcher Opera Theater, Progress Energy Center, Raleigh.
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For a more complete listing of area theater,
we recommend the arts calendar at Indyweek.com.