A listing of Triangle theater performances
through September 19, 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.
Experiment 1: Taboo Conversations – The Distillery launches its Season of Experiments with a collaborative evening of five scenes about five very different characters. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00. Continues through October 1. The Distillery, West Morgan Street, Raleigh.
Guys and Dolls – Temple Theatre stages the 1950 musical based on stories by Damon Runyon. Directed by Peggy Taphorn. This week: Thursday 2:00 and 7:00, Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through October 2. Temple Theatre, Sanford.
Miz Hazel Tells It All – Marcy Corprew’s one-woman show about the inhabitants of a Brooklyn tenement block. One show only: Sunday 4:00. The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.
After the Revolution – A family of political leftists must confront a revelation about their past. Amy Herzog’s 2010 drama, directed by Paul Frellick. This week: Wednesday and Thursday 7:30, Friday and Saturday 8:00. Closes Saturday. Deep Dish Theater, Chapel Hill.
Enron – Burning Coal Theatre presents the musical by Lucy Prebble about the rise and fall of Enron’s financial empire. Directed by Jerome Davis. This week: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Continues through September 25. The Murphey School, Raleigh.
Fat Pig – Things don’t go well when a man’s co-workers discover he is dating a plus-size woman. Free Association Theatre Ensemble presents the 2004 Neil Labute play, directed by Leslie A. Pless. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00. Continues through September 24. FATE Space, Grande Heights Drive, Cary.
Glass – Who else but Little Green Pig would attempt a theatrical mash-up of Tennessee William’s The Glass Menagerie and J.D. Salinger’s Glass family? Jay O’Berski directs a cast of LGP veterans. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through September 24. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
Macbeth – Shakespeare’s tale of bloody ambition, presented by North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre and directed by Pete Comperatore. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through September 25. NRACT, Leadmine Road, Raleigh.
The Paper Hat Game – Using toy theater and video projections, creator and director Torry Bend takes us on a journey into the inner heart of a city. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. Sheafer Theater, Bryan Center, Duke University West Campus.
The Secret Garden – Musical based on the Frances Hodgson Burnett book, presented by The Justice Theatre Project. Directed by Deb Royals. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00 (Saturday and Sunday this weekend are sold out; advance purchase for other shows strongly recommended.) Continues through September 25. Clare Hall, St. Francis of Assisi, Leesville Road, Raleigh.
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For a more complete listing of area events,
we recommend the arts calendar at Indyweek.com.