Theater Week – Devised

“Bacchus Dance” (1909). Photo: George Grantham Bain. Via Shorpy

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through July 2, 2012

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.

No Shame Theatre – Monthly open performance venue for original, short form theater. Saturday 10:00 p.m. (Sign-up to perform: 9:00). The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.

Politheatrics – Burning Coal hosts a festival of devised theater, featuring works by seven companies: Haymaker (Durham), force/collision (Washington, DC), Neutral Ground Ensemble (New Orleans), Awkward Elephant (Pittsburgh), Urban Garden (Raleigh), Machine Theatre (Charlotte); plus a workshop on devised theater led by Anna Jones (London/New York). This weekend: Thursday-Sunday various times (see schedule). Continues through July 8. Murphey School Auditorium, Raleigh.

Psychodelic Dreamsicle Majicle Mystery Tour – An evening of non-spell checked, made up on the spot performance, presented by Zen Fried Improv. One show: Saturday 8:00. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.

A Summer Evening of Short Plays 2012 – Seven short plays, presented by the Cary Playwrights’ Forum. This week only: Friday and Saturday 8:00. Cary Arts Center.

Cary Playwrights’ Forum holds open auditions for Pitfalls and Promises, a new one-act musical. Thursday 8:00. Chambers Art Studio, Cary.

Theatre in the Park auditions singers for its September production of Next to Normal. Tuesday 6:00. More information.

Torry Bend is looking for 5 talented puppeteers or actor/dancers with interest in puppeteering, for a fall remount and potential 2013 tour of her 2011 show, The Paper Hat Game. Performers must be able to travel. For more information, or to schedule an audition, contact her at torrybend at or by phone: 510-414-2944.

Please contact us with any corrections or omissions.
For a more complete listing of area events,
we recommend the arts calendar at


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