A listing of Triangle theater performances
through August 31, 2015
OUT OF TOWN:
* Everscape – Four players find the lines blurring between an online game and reality. A new work by Raleigh playwright Allan Maule, premiering in the New York International Fringe Festival. Directed by Ashley Gunsteens. This week: Wednesday and Friday 9:00, Saturday 6:15. Closes Saturday. Celebration of Whimsy, 21 Clinton St. between Houston and Stanton, New York.
Behind the Boots – Devised theater by eleven female artists on themes inspired by Wonder Woman. Presented by Summer Sisters and Common Ground Theatre. This weekend only: Thursday-Saturday 8:00.
* Carousel: A Concert – Concert performance of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical, featuring the Barton College/Wilson Symphony Orchestra. Presented by Theatre Raleigh/Hot Summer Nights. This week only: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. Fletcher Theater, DECPA, Raleigh.
Monty Python’s Spamalot – Raleigh Little Theate presents Eric Idle and John Du Prez’ 2005 musical adaptation of Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Directed by Patrick Torres. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through September 20. Sutton Theatre, RLT, Raleigh.
* Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam – Autobiographical solo show performed by Trieu Tran about a Vietnamese family escaping to America at the end of the Vietnam war. Written by Trieu Tran with Robert Egan. Presented by PRC2. This week only: Wednesday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00 and 7:30. Closes Sunday. Kenan Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
Annapurna – A reclusive writer is visited by his ex-wife for the first time in 20 years. Sharr White’s 2011 drama is staged by Honest Pint Theatre Company and NRACT, and directed by Dana Marks. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through September 6. NRACT, Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
A Drop in the Bucket: The Big Dreams of Tiny Things – Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents their latest annual family-friendly outdoor giant puppet extravaganza. This week: Friday-Saturday 7:00, Sunday 3:00 and 7:00. Pre-show each night featuring local musicians). Continues through September 7, Forest Theater, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill; continues September 11-13, NC Museum of Art, Raleigh.
Bartlett Theater holds auditions for its November production of The Glass Menagerie, Saturday August 29 noon-6pm, Durham Arts Council, Rand Boardroom. Equity/Non-Equity (Non-Equity by appointment only. More info/schedule audition: email JB@BartlettTheater.com.
Durham Regional Theatre holds auditions for its October production of The Giver. Saturday noon-2:00, Monday 6:00-8:00. E.K. Powe Elementary School, 913 9th Street, Durham. More information:durhamregionaltheatre.com
* – Concludes this week
Please contact us with any corrections or omissions. For a more complete listing of area events, we recommend the arts calendar at Indyweek.com. 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.