A listing of Triangle theater performances
through May 23, 2011
For a listing of what else area theaters have in store this season,
click on the Triangle Season Schedules tab at the top of the page.
Communicating Doors – Alan Ayckbourn’s 1994 time-travel comedy, presented by One Song Productions. This week only: Thursday and Friday 7:30, Saturday 2:30 and 7:30. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
Good Neighbors – Burning Coal’s latest site-specific historical play tells stories about some of Raleigh’s most famous (and infamous) departed citizens. This week only: Friday and Saturday 6:30, Sunday 2:00. Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh.
Mama Juggs: 100 Living Rooms Project! – ‘rie Shontel’s comedic one-woman show returns. Saturday 8:00. The Loclife Store, Louisburg Road, Raleigh.
My Name Is Rachel Corrie – Adapted from her diary, this 2005 play tells the story of an American peace activist killed while protesting Israeli policies towards Palestinians in the Gaza Strip. Presented by Burning Coal’s Second Stage Series. This week only: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. The Murphey School, Raleigh.
The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood – Robin is an egocentric hero in this humorous retelling of the story. Presented by Applause! Cary Youth Theatre. This week only: Thursday-Saturday 7:30. Sertoma Amphitheater, Cary.
Distracted – Raleigh Ensemble Players stages Lisa Loomer’s comedy about attention deficit disorder. This week: Wednesday-Saturday 8:00. Closes Saturday. REP, Raleigh.
Jade City Chronicles Vol. 1: The Super Spectacular Bad Ass Herald M.F. Jones – Superhero Herald Jones is about to strike down with great vengeance and furious bad-assitude those who would attempt to poison and destroy his City! Little Green Pig presents the world premiere of a new play by Howard L. Craft. This week: Wednesday-Saturday 8:15, Sunday 2:00. Continues through May 28. Manbites Dog Theater, Durham.
Othello – “Put out the light, and then put out the light.” Paul Frellick directs the Shakespeare tragedy. This week: Wednesday-Thursday 7:30, Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through May 28. Deep Dish Theater, University Mall, Chapel Hill.
Sideways Stories from Wayside School – Raleigh Little Theatre presents a play for kids about strange adventures in an unusual school, adapted from the Louis Sachar books. This week: Thursday 10:00 a.m. (school group performance ), Friday 7:30, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 and 5:00. Closes Sunday. Gaddy-Goodwin Theatre, RLT, Raleigh.
Stuart Little – Musical version of the E.B. White story about a very human mouse. This week: Friday and Saturday 7:00, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre, Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
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For a more complete listing of area events,
we recommend the arts calendar at Indyweek.com.