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Month: November 2011

Holiday Express Lights up Newly Renovated Pullen Park

From 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. nightly, children and adults alike will enjoy this Triangle tradition as Pullen Park is festively decorated with thousands of lights and transformed into a holiday wonderland.

DPAC CELEBRATES THREE MONUMENTAL YEARS ON WEDNESDAY EVENING

Since November 2008, DPAC has greeted over 1 million guests with the help of SunTrust Broadway at DPAC; where the best direct from New York Broadway hits continue to grace the stage.

Five-City Tour of “A Christmas Story: The Musical” Hopes to Score a Bull’s Eye in Raleigh, NC

“The [1983] movie lends itself beautifully to the musical-theater genre,” claims director John Rando, “because so much of the movie is seen through the imagination of Ralphie Parker (Clarke Hallum)…. He imagines himself a cowboy, and he wants a [genuine Red Ryder] BB gun.”

December 2011 Theater Calendar

Dec. 1: “Create Your Own Play” Presentations (STARS Theater & Arts Center). Dec. 1-2: “Directing Scenes” (Meredith Ensemble Theatre in the Studio Theatre in Jones Hall). Dec. 1-3, 8-11, 14-17: “Edith Can Shoot Things and Hit Them” (Manbites Dog Theater and the Duke University Department of Theater Studies). Review. Dec. 1-4: “A Christmas Story: The… Read More ›

Jeanne Robertson is a teacher-turned-humorist

Humorist Jeanne Robertson Will Perform for an SRO Crowd on Nov. 19th at the Clayton Center

Jeanne Robertson reached her 6’2″ stature at age thirteen. Perhaps it was an indication of a future speaking career that would soar to great heights.