A listing of Triangle theater performances
for the weekend of July 21-25, 2010, and beyond
Annie – “Who’s that little chatter box?/The one with pretty auburn locks?/Whom do you see?/’Arf’ goes Sandy.” She’s back. This weekend: Friday 7:00, Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00, Tuesday 8:00. Continues through August 1. Memorial Auditorium, Raleigh.
Drood – Choose your own ending in this whodunit musical adaptation of The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Charles Dicken’s unfinished final novel. Presented by The ArtsCenter’s Summer Youth Conservatory in partnership with PlayMakers Rep. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. Paul Green Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
Henry V – “A kingdom for a stage, princes to act/And monarchs to behold the swelling scene.” Rogue Company, Bare Theatre’s summer conservatory for young people, presents the story of a young man named Harry who discovers he is destined for greatness. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
Overtones – A 1916 play by Alice Gerstenberg, plus a curtain-raiser by Christopher Durang, presented by OdysseyStage Theatre. Wednesday afternoons 3:00 through August 25. Spice Street Restaurant, University Mall, Chapel Hill.
10 by 10 Festival – An evening of ten new 10-minute plays by ten playwrights. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.
Broadway Series South/Hot Summer Nights/NC Theatre hold open auditions for adults and children for their December production of A Christmas Story. Sunday 5:00, Fletcher Opera Theater, Raleigh.
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For a more complete listing of area theater,
we recommend the arts calendar at Indyweek.com.