Theater Week – No No No

October 3, 2018

 

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through October 8, 2018

 

OPENING:

* An Enemy of the People – Two brothers find themselves on opposite sides in a political battle over a town’s contaminated water supply. Carolina Performing Arts presents Berlin theater company Schaubühne’s production of the shockingly timely 1882 Ibsen drama. Directed by Thomas Ostermeier. Adapted by Florian Borchmeyer. Performed in German with English subtitles. Two performances: Friday and Saturday 8:00. Memorial Auditorium. UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
carolinaperformingarts

It Is Done – Three strangers riding out a storm at a bar in the middle of nowhere discover things may not be what they seem. Ira David Wood III directs Alex Goldberg’s eerie 2011 thriller. Presented by Theatre in the Park. This week: Friday and Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Continues through October 21. TIP, Raleigh.
theatreinthepark.com

* Macbeth – PlayMakers Mobile presents a free 70-minute five actor touring version of the Shakespeare tragedy. This week: Friday 7:00 at Chapel Hill Public Library – 100 Library Dr; Saturday 2:00 PlayMakers Studio 101 at CDA and Saturday 5:00 at Forest Theatre, UNC Campus; Sunday 2:00 at LAUNCH, 321 W. Rosemary, Chapel Hill. Final weekend.
playmakersrep.org
 

ONGOING:

Curve of Departure – The night before a funeral, family members gather in a small hotel room to deal with the past and their uncertain futures. Bulldog Ensemble Theater, Durham’s newest company debuts with Rachel Bonds’ dark 2016 comedy. Directed by Thaddaeus Edwards. This week: Thursday 7:30, Friday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. (No performance this Saturday.) Continues through October 14. Durham Fruit & Produce Company, 305 S Dillard St, Durham.
bulldogdurham.org

* Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Cary Players stages the 1970 Rice-Webber musical. Directed by Nancy Rich, Musical Direction by Darylene Hecht. This week: Friday and Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave, Cary.
caryplayers.org

The RevolutionistsLiberté, égalité, sororité! In 18th-century Paris during the Reign of Terror, feminist playwright Olympe de Gouges is visited by assassin Charlotte Corday, French queen Marie Antoinette, and anti-slavery Haitian radical Marianne Angelle who all want their say in the writer’s play-in-progress. Raleigh Little Theatre presents Lauren Gunderson’s 2017 historical comedy. Directed by Amy White. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through October 14. Gaddy-Godwin Theatre, RLT, Raleigh.
raleighlittletheatre.org

* Sister Act – A club singer witnesses a murder and goes into hiding at a convent. Hijinks ensue. NCCU University Theatre presents the 2006 musical adaptation of the 1992 film. Director not listed. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00 and 8:00. Closes Sunday. Farrison-Newton Bldg, 1707 Fayetteville St, NCCU Campus, Durham.
facebook.com
 

READINGS:

* Tracy Letts Staged Reading Series – Sonorous Road presents staged readings of three Tracy Letts plays over consecutive weekends. The final script is Killer Joe, a comic noir about criminal lowlifes at a Dallas trailer park. Lett’s lurid 1993 drama satirizes (or – lets be real – maybe just exploits) extreme misogyny and violence, so trigger warnings galore. Friday and Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Sonorous Road, 3801 Hillsborough St, Raleigh.
sonorousroad.com
 

* – Closes 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 updates on area auditions, we recommend the Triangle Auditions group on Facebook. 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.

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Theater Week – Declaration of the Rights of Woman

September 25, 2018

 

Portrait of Olympes de Gouges, Alexander Kucharsky.

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through October 1, 2018

 

OPENING:

Curve of Departure – The night before a funeral, family members gather in a small hotel room to deal with the past and their uncertain futures. Bulldog Ensemble Theater, Durham’s newest company debuts with Rachel Bonds’ dark 2016 comedy. Directed by Thaddaeus Edwards. This week: Thursday 7:30, Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through October 14. Durham Fruit & Produce Company, 305 S Dillard St, Durham.
bulldogdurham.org

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Cary Players stages the 1970 Rice-Webber musical. Directed by Nancy Rich, Musical Direction by Darylene Hecht. This week: Friday and Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Continues through October 7. Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave, Cary.
caryplayers.org

The RevolutionistsLiberté, égalité, sororité! In 18th-century Paris during the Reign of Terror, feminist playwright Olympe de Gouges is visited by assassin Charlotte Corday, French queen Marie Antoinette, and anti-slavery Haitian radical Marianne Angelle who all want their say in the writer’s play-in-progress. Raleigh Little Theatre presents Lauren Gunderson’s 2017 historical comedy. Directed by Amy White. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through October 14. Gaddy-Godwin Theatre, RLT, Raleigh.
raleighlittletheatre.org

Sister Act – A club singer witnesses a murder and goes into hiding at a convent. Hijinks ensue. NCCU University Theatre presents the 2006 musical adaptation of the 1992 film. Director not listed. This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00 and 8:00. Continues through October 7. Farrison-Newton Bldg, 1707 Fayetteville St, NCCU Campus, Durham.
facebook.com
 

ONGOING:

* By the Way, Meet Vera Stark – Lynn Nottage’s 2011 comedy satirizes Hollywood’s history of racial stereotypes through the eyes of an African American actress. Directed by Tina Morris-Anderson. Presented by NRACT. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. NRACT, 7713-51 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
nract.org

* Men On Boats – In 1869, ten daring men led by adventurer John Wesley Powell embark on a possibly suicidal expedition down the Colorado River to explore the unknown depths of the Grand Canyon. Jaclyn Backhaus’ 2015 comic drama retells that story of performative masculinity from a new perspective as noted in the playwright’s casting instructions: “The characters in Men On Boats were historically cisgender white males. The cast should be made up entirely of people who are not.” DIrected by Rachel Klem. Presented by University Theatre. This week: Wednesday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. Titmus Theatre, Thompson Hall, NCSU Campus, Raleigh.
theatre.arts.ncsu.edu

* Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood – Ken Ludwig’s comic take on the legendary outlaw is directed by Jessie Austrian and features original music by Jack Herrick of the Red Clay Ramblers. Presented by PlayMakers Rep. This week: Tuesday-Friday 7:30, Saturday and Sunday 2:00 and 7:30. Closes Sunday. Paul Green Theatre, CDA, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
playmakersrep.org
 

READINGS:

Tracy Letts Staged Reading Series – Sonorous Road presents staged readings of three Tracy Letts plays over consecutive weekends. Week two: Letts’ 2008 comedy Superior Donuts, about the owner of a decades old business in uptown Chicago trying to adjust to changing times. Friday and Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Series continues through October 7. Sonorous Road, 3801 Hillsborough St, Raleigh.
sonorousroad.com
 

* – Closes 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 updates on area auditions, we recommend the Triangle Auditions group on Facebook. 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.


Theater Week – Into the Great Wide Open

September 20, 2018

 

Thomas Moran, Chasm of the Colorado, 1873-1874.
Department of the Interior Museum, Washington, D.C.

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through September 24, 2018

 

OPENING:

* Astral Cosmica: The Journey of Ophiochus – Community-based “fire theater” group Addled Muse presents the story of Ophiocus the Serpent Bearer, an earth dweller who aspires to live on the celestial plane and become one of the constellations. When his efforts are rejected, he doesn’t take it well, and chaos ensues. Expect “celestial cyberpunk themed narrative, an original synthrock musical score, acrobatics, fire and aerial acts, contortion, puppetry, and other surprises” from this Durham and Atlanta based company. One show only: Saturday 8:30, Durham Central Park.
addledmuse.com

By the Way, Meet Vera Stark – Lynn Nottage’s 2011 comedy satirizes Hollywood’s history of racial stereotypes through the eyes of an African American actress. Directed by Tina Morris-Anderson. Presented by NRACT. (Delayed opening.) This week: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through September 30. NRACT, 7713-51 Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
nract.org

* Crimes of the Heart – Forest Moon Theatre presents Beth Henley’s 1979 comic drama about three dysfunctional sisters reuniting at the family home in Mississippi. Directed by Randy Jordan. (Delayed opening.) This week: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. Renaissance Centre, 405 S Brooks Street, Wake Forest.
forestmoontheatre.org

Men On Boats – In 1869, ten daring men led by adventurer John Wesley Powell embark on a possibly suicidal expedition down the Colorado River to explore the unknown depths of the Grand Canyon. Jaclyn Backhaus’ 2015 comic drama retells that story of performative masculinity from a new perspective as noted in the playwright’s casting instructions: “The characters in Men On Boats were historically cisgender white males. The cast should be made up entirely of people who are not.” DIrected by Rachel Klem. Presented by University Theatre. This week: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Continues through September 30. Titmus Theatre, Thompson Hall, NCSU Campus, Raleigh.
theatre.arts.ncsu.edu

Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood – Ken Ludwig’s comic take on the legendary outlaw is directed by Jessie Austrian and features original music by Jack Herrick of the Red Clay Ramblers. Presented by PlayMakers Rep. (Delayed opening.) This week: Tuesday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00 and 7:30. Continues through September 30. Paul Green Theatre, CDA, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
playmakersrep.org
 

ONGOING:

* Are You Lonesome Tonight? – The world’s number one Elvis fan takes you on a final tour of his home/museum/shrine to the King. Solo show written and performed by Shelby Hahn. Directed by Jaybird O’Berski, presented by Little Green Pig. (Performances are standing room only and last about an hour, wear comfy shoes. Tickets are free but must be reserved.) This week: Thursday 8:00, Slim’s Downtown, 227 Wilmington St, Raleigh. Friday 8:00, Nightlite Bar, 405 W Rosemary St, Chapel Hill. Saturday 8:00, Parts & Labor at Motorco, 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. Closes Saturday.
littlegreenpig.com

* In the Heart of the Fire – In their 19th annual giant puppet performance for all ages, Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents tales of fire, of giants and trolls, of trickster creators, and how we came to be human. This week: Friday and Saturday 7:00, Sunday 3:00 and 7:00. Closes Sunday. Forest Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
paperhand.org

* Once – Theatre Raleigh presents the 2011 musical based on the 2007 film about two Dublin musicians who meet by chance. Director not listed. (Note: AWC.) This week: Friday 8:00, Saturday 2:00 and 8:00, Sunday 3:00 and 8:00. Closes Sunday. Kennedy Theatre, DECPA, Raleigh.
theatreraleigh.com
 

ALTERNATIVE PERFORMANCE:

* No Shame Theatre – Monthly open performance venue for original, short form theater and performance. One night only: Saturday 8:00 (sign-up to perform: 7:00). The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.
artscenterlive.org
 

READINGS:

* Risk – Honest Pint presents a free reading of Ralph Hardy’s play about the murder of three Muslim-Americans. One night: Friday 7:30. The ArtsCenter, Carrboro.
artscenterlive.org

Tracy Letts Staged Reading Series – Sonorous Road presents staged readings of three Tracy Letts plays over consecutive weekends. First up: the 2008 family drama August: Osage County. This week: Friday and Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Series continues through October 7. Sonorous Road, 3801 Hillsborough St, Raleigh.
sonorousroad.com
 

* – Closes 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 updates on area auditions, we recommend the Triangle Auditions group on Facebook. 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.


Theater Week – Kandy Korn

November 28, 2012

Seventy Scenes of Halloween – Image: Jon Haas

 

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through December 3, 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.

OPENING:

As You Like It – Into the woods! Shakespeare’s popular pastoral comedy gets another local production, this time by Burning Coal. Directed by Mark Sutch. This week: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Continues through December 16.
burningcoal.org

August: Osage County – Tracy Letts’ epic 2007 tale of a monstrously dysfunctional family. Presented by Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy and Theatre Raleigh. Directed by Eric Woodall. This week: Thursday and Friday 8:00, Saturday 2:00 and 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through December 9. Fletcher Theater, PEC, Raleigh.
hotsummernightsatthekennedy.org

* A Christmas Story – Cary Players presents Philip Grecian’s 2000 (non-musical) stage adaptation of the 1983 film, based on the stories of Jean Shepherd. Directed by Dan Martschenko. This week: Friday 7:30, Saturday 3:00 and 8:00, Sunday 3:00, Monday 7:30. Closes Monday. Cary Arts Center, Cary.
caryplayers.org

* Feelin’ Free: An Evening with Nina Simone – Yolanda Rabun portrays the legendary singer in a special free presentation of the new play by Howard Craft. Directed by Kathryn Hunter-Williams. One night only: Monday 7:30. Kenan Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
wagonwheelarts.org

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play – George Bailey discovers the true meaning of Christmas: “Where’s that money, you silly, stupid old fool?” Playmakers presents the beloved community theater classic (previously seen in these parts in Cary Players’ 2008, 2010, and 2011 productions). Nelson T. Eusebio, III directs Joe Landry’s 1997 adaptation of the Frank Capra film. This week: Wednesday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Continues through December 16. Paul Green Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
playmakersrep.org

Oliver Twist – Thinking outside the Christmas Carol box, NRACT presents Robert Thomas Noll’s 1992 (non-musical) adaptation of that other Dickens novel. Directed by Sally Kinka. This week: Friday 7:00, Saturday and Sunday 3:00. Continues through December 16. NRACT, Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
nract.org

Seventy Scenes of Halloween – After 25 years Manbites Dog revives its very first production, Jeffrey M. Jones’ fragmented, hallucinatory tale of a young couple at home on Halloween dealing with ghosts, beasts, and a shortage of Kandy Korn. Directed by Akiva Fox and Adam Sobsey. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:15. Continues through December 15. Manbites Dog Theater, Durham.
manbitesdogtheater.org

* Shrek the Musical – If you’re a big fan of DreamWorks’ 2001 CGI animated fairy tale and its numerous sequels, then do we have a stage musical for you! North Carolina Theatre and Broadway Series South host a stealth touring production of the 2008 show. This week only: Tuesday-Friday 7:30, Saturday and Sunday 2:00 and 7:30. Memorial Auditorium, Raleigh.
nctheatre.com

ONGOING:
* Alice in Wonderland – New stage version of the Lewis Carroll story using live actors, puppetry, projection, and music. Adapted, designed, and directed by Jayme Mellema. Presented by University Theatre. This week: Wednesday and Thursday 7:30, Saturday 2:00 and 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. Titmus Theatre, Thompson Building, NCSU Campus, Raleigh.
ncsu.edu/theatre

IMPROV:
* Fatmouth Improv – An evening of short and long-form scenes based on audience suggestions. Friday 8:00. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
cgtheatre.com

* = Final week
Green = Beloved Holiday Classic

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


Theater Week – My Funny Valentine

February 14, 2011

Valentiki – Jeff Storer

A listing of Triangle theater performances
through February 21, 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.

OPENING:
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee – Meredith College presents the Tony-winning musical. One week only: Tuesday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Jones Auditorium, Raleigh.
meredith.edu

Abducting Diana – Dario Fo play, presented by Free Association Theatre Ensemble. This weekend: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through February 26. Harrison Pointe Shopping Center (corner of Maynard and Harrison, where the Harris Teeter and Staples are located, behind the Kangaroo gas station), Cary.
fate4.us

From Door to Door – Odyssey Stage’s readers theater presentation of the comedy by James Sherman. Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Judea Reform Congregation, Durham.
odysseystage.org

Madagascar Live! – Dreamworks tries its corporate hand at transforming an animated feature into a stage musical. This one’s about zoo animals on the lam. One weekend only: Friday 7:00, Saturday 11:00, 2:00, and 5:00; Sunday 2:00 and 5:00. DPAC, Durham.
dpacnc.com

NC Comedy Arts Festival – The concluding week of the festival focuses on improv, plus headliner Emo Philips at Cat’s Cradle on Friday. Wednesday-Sunday, various times and locations in Carrboro and Chapel Hill.
nccomedyarts.com

Oh Sh!t, It’s Another Evening of One-Act Plays – I like self-deprecating humor as much as the next person, but this is what you’re going with? Really? Bare Theatre presents an evening of four short plays. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through February 27. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
baretheatre.org

Our Town – Clayton Youth Theater presents the Thornton Wilder drama. Thursday-Saturday 7:30. Clayton Center, Clayton.
claytonyouththeater.com

Superior Donuts – Tracy Letts’ comedy about the relationship between an aging donut shop owner and his ambitious young employee, presented by Deep Dish. This weekend: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00 (Saturday sold out). Continues through March 12. Deep Dish Theater, University Mall, Chapel Hill.
deepdishtheater.org

Urinetown – Don’t be the bunny! University Theatre presents the neo-Brechtian musical satire. This weekend only: Thursday and Friday 7:30, Saturday 2:00 and 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Stewart Theatre, NC State Campus, Raleigh.
ncsu.edu/theatre

ONGOING:
Angels in America – Playmakers stages Tony Kushner’s epic masterpiece, Part 1: Millennium Approaches and Part 2: Perestroika presented in rotating rep. This week: Part 1: Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 7:30; Sunday 2:00; Part 2: Tuesday and Thursday 7:30, Saturday 2:00. Continues through March 6. Paul Green Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
playmakersrep.org

Love Bits and Bites 2011 – Cary Players’ annual revue about this crazy little thing called love. This weekend: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 4:00. Closes Sunday. Page Walker Center, Cary.
caryplayers.org

The Man Who Came to Dinner – Raleigh Little Theatre presents a 72-year-old comedy by Kaufman and Hart. Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through February 27. RLT, Raleigh.
raleighlittletheatre.org

The Producers – A Broadway producer discovers how to succeed in theater without really trying. NC Theatre presents the Mel Brooks musical. Tuesday-Friday 8:00, Saturday 2:00 and 8:00, Sunday 2:00 and 7:00. Closes Sunday. Memorial Auditorium, Raleigh.
nctheatre.com

The Real Thing – Theatre in the Park presents Tom Stoppard’s 29-year-old comedy. This week: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 3:00. Closes Sunday. TIP, Raleigh.
theatreinthepark.com

Ruined – Women are caught up in the chaos of the Congo civil war. NCCU presents Lynn Nottage’s Pulitzer Prize drama. Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. University Theater, NCCU Campus, Durham.
nccu.edu

To Buy the Sun – A new play about Durham’s ground-breaking human rights pioneer, Pauli Murray. This week: Friday 7:30. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, Hillsborough. Presented by Hidden Voices, the Pauli Murray Project, and the Duke Human Rights Center.
paulimurrayproject.org

Tuesdays with Morrie – Stage version of Mitch Albom’s story presented by Justice Theatre. Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through February 27. Clare Hall, St. Francis of Assisi, Raleigh.
thejusticetheaterproject.org

AUDITIONS:
Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy – Auditions for 2011 season. By appointment Saturday 12:00-6:00. Kennedy Theatre, Progress Energy Center, Raleigh.
More information

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


Weekend Theater – Go Ahead and Jump

October 26, 2010

A listing of Triangle theater performances
for the weekend of October 27-31, 2010, and beyond

For a rundown of what else area theaters have in store this season, click on the Triangle Season Schedules tab at the top of the page.

OPENING:
Billy Elliot – A working-class boy decides he’s gotta dance. The Tony-winning musical launches its national tour in Durham. This weekend: Saturday 2:00 and 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 14. Durham Performing Arts Center.
dpacnc.com

Bug – Raleigh Ensemble Players presents Tracy Letts’ paranoid thriller set in an Oklahoma motel. As in Letts’ earlier work, Killer Joe, some really awful things happen. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 7:30. Continues through November 20. REP’s Upstairs Studio, Fayetteville Street, Raleigh.
realtheatre.org

City of Medicine – Transactors’ improvised medical serial drama, now in its fourth season, featuring a surprise guest star. One performance only: Friday 8:00. Common Ground Theatre, Durham.
cgtheatre.com

Fences – Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, August Wilson’s play tells the story of Troy Maxson, a former Negro League ball player now working as a garbage man in 1950’s Pittsburgh. This marks Playmakers’ first mainstage production of an August Wilson play. This weekend: Wednesday-Saturday 7:30, Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 14. Paul Green Theatre, UNC Campus, Chapel Hill.
playmakersrep.org

The Ghosts of Fayetteville Street – Promenade-style Halloween theater event, telling mysterious and ghostly tales about Raleigh’s main drag. This weekend only: Friday and Saturday 6:30, Sunday 2:00. Begins at Raleigh City Museum.
burningcoal.org

A Piece of My Heart – True stories of six American women who served in Vietnam. University Theatre presents Shirley Lauro’s stage adaptation of the book by Keith Walker. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 7:30, matinees Saturday and Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 7. Studio Theatre, Thompson Hall, NC State Campus, Raleigh.
ncsu.edu

The Rocky Horror Show – The timeless, warped classic, presented by Broadway Series South and Wilmington’s City Stage. This weekend only: Thursday-Sunday 8:00, plus special Saturday late show at 11:00. Closes Sunday. Memorial Auditorium, Raleigh.
progressenergycenter.com

ONGOING:
The Beatification of Area Boy – Duke Theater Studies presents the drama by Nigerian playwright Wole Soyinka. This weekend: Thursday-Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Closes Sunday. Reynolds Theatre in the Bryan Center, Duke West Campus, Durham.
theaterstudies.duke.edu

Clue: The Musical – Just what it sounds like. Presented by North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre (NRACT). This weekend: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 3:00. Continues through November 7. NRACT, Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
nract.org

Flaming Idiots – Tom Rooney’s farce set in a health food restaurant. This weekend: Thursday 2:00 and 7:00, Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 7. Temple Theatre, Sanford.
templeshows.com

Is He Dead? – David Ives’ adaptation of an unproduced farce by Mark Twain. (Spoiler alert: Mark Twain IS dead, despite his repeated claims to the contrary.) This weekend: Wednesday and Thursday 7:30, Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday 2:00. Continues through November 13. Deep Dish Theatre, University Mall, Chapel Hill.
deepdishtheater.org

AUDITIONS:
Don’t Dress for Dinner – North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre holds auditions for its January show. Saturday morning 10:00. NRACT, Lead Mine Road, Raleigh.
More info

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


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