Titus Andronicus – Bare Theatre
A listing of Triangle theater performances
through November 9, 2015
* The Giver – Stage adaptation of Lois Lowry’s young adult novel, directed by Jenny Justice. Presented by Durham Regional Theatre. This week only: Friday 7:00, Saturday 1:00. Holton Center, 401 N. Driver St., Durham.
The Glass Menagerie – A new Durham company, Bartlett Theater, presents a Tennessee Williams season, beginning with his breakthrough 1944 drama. Directed by Jonathan Bohun Brady. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 15. PSI Theatre, DAC, Durham.
Titus Andronicus – Things don’t end well in a political power struggle after an escalating series of bad decisions. Bare Theatre’s all-women cast and crew takes on Shakespeare’s most horrifying tragedy. Post-show panels on women in theater on November 7 and November 20. Directed by Heather J. Strickland. Presented by Bare Theatre. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00. Continues through November 21. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
A Year with Frog and Toad – A kid-friendly musical about a pair of amphibian pals, based on the book by Arnold Lobel. Presented by Raleigh Little Theatre’s Youth Series. Directed by Sue Scarborough. This week: Friday 7:30, Saturday and Sunday 1:00 and 5:00. Continues through November 22. Gaddy-Goodwin Theatre, RLT, Raleigh.
The Cherry Orchard – Chekhov’s classic tale of a family desperately in need of a financial advisor. Directed by Paul Frellick. Presented by Deep Dish Theater. This week: Friday 8:00, Saturday 3:00. Continues through November 13. Deep Dish Theater, University Mall, Chapel Hill.
* Mr. Burns, a post-electric play – Survivors of a near-future civilization-ending apocalypse sit around a campfire recounting old episodes of The Simpsons — like you do. Jeff Storer directs Anne Washburn’s century-spanning epic of human perseverance and the power of theater. Presented by Manbites Dog Theater. This week: Wednesday-Saturday 7:30. Closes Saturday. Manbites Dog, Durham.
Outside Mullingar – Two middle-aged people, living on adjacent Irish Farms, make hesitant steps towards a romantic relationship. Tony Lea directs John Patrick Shanley’s 2014 drama. Presented by Deep Dish Theater in rotating rep with The Cherry Orchard (resuming next week). This week: Wednesday and Thursday 7:30, Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 14. Deep Dish Theater, University Mall, Chapel Hill.
* – 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.