Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes Star in “Jay & Silent Bob Get Old” on March 15th at The Carolina Theatre

"Jay & Silent Bob Get Old," starring Kevin Smith (left) and Jason Mewes, plays The Carolina Theatre in Durham, NC at 8 p.m. on March 15th
"Jay & Silent Bob Get Old," starring Kevin Smith (left) and Jason Mewes, plays The Carolina Theatre in Durham, NC at 8 p.m. on March 15th

"Jay & Silent Bob Get Old," starring Kevin Smith (left) and Jason Mewes, plays The Carolina Theatre in Durham, NC at 8 p.m. on March 15th
"Jay & Silent Bob Get Old," starring Kevin Smith (left) and Jason Mewes, plays The Carolina Theatre in Durham, NC at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 15th

The Carolina Theatre will present Jay & Silent Bob Get Old, starring Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes, at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 15th, in Fletcher Hall in downtown Durham, NC.

According to The Carolina Theatre:

“The hilarious duo Jay & Silent Bob are back. Film icons Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes made history and fans all over the world with the characters Jay & Silent Bob from the movies Clerks [1994], Mallrats [1995], Chasing Amy [1997], Dogma [1999], Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back [2001], and Clerks 2 [2006]. Now you can see them live in your hometown recording their comedy podcast Jay & Silent Bob Get Old.

“Ranked #1 on Itunes Comedy podcasts, this is a sometimes touching, always hilarious, look at what happens when two people grow up in Hollywood’s gaze. These limited engagements will be recorded as the stories evolve live in front of the audience, and released for free on http://www.smodcast.com/. This is what fans everywhere have been waiting for – an opportunity to see their heroes on stage doing what they love, telling stories. This is a limited tour so call or go online today for tickets! Jay & Silent Bob are dying, watch it as it happens!”

SECOND OPINION: March 9th Raleigh, NC News & Observer preview by Lewis Beale: http://www.newsobserver.com/2012/03/09/1913126/these-guys-are-all-talk.html.

The Carolina Theatre presents JAY & SILENT BOB GET OLD, starring Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes, at 8 p.m. March 15 in Fletcher Hall, 309 W. Morgan, St., Durham, North Carolina 27701.

TICKETS: $35.45-$56.95 (including fees).

BOX OFFICE:

Carolina Theatre Box Office: 888-241-8162, 919-560-3030, or http://www.carolinatheatre.org/tickets.

Ticketmaster: 800-745-3000 or http://www.ticketmaster.com/venueartist/114779/1505207.

SHOW: http://www.carolinatheatre.org/events/jay-silent-bob-get-old.

AUDIO PREVIEW: http://smodcast.com/getold.

PRESENTER: http://www.carolinatheatre.org/.

VENUE: http://www.carolinatheatre.org/about-us/venue-descriptions.

DIRECTIONS/PARKING: http://www.carolinatheatre.org/directions.

OTHER LINKS:

Jay & Silent Bob Get Old: http://jayandsilentbobgetlive.com/ (official website).

Kevin Smith: http://www.viewaskew.com/ (official website), http://silentbobspeaks.com/ (his blog), and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Smith (Wikipedia).

Jason Mewes: http://jmewes.com/ (official website) and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jason_Mewes (Wikipedia).

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By Robert W. McDowell

Robert W. McDowell is a Raleigh, NC-based freelance writer, editor, and critic. He has written theater, film, book, and music previews and reviews for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, and Classical Voice of North Carolina, all based in Raleigh. In 1980-91, he covered business, industry, government, and education for (We the People of) North Carolina magazine, published monthly by N.C. Citizens for Business and Industry. In April 2001, McDowell started Robert's Reviews, a FREE weekly e-mail newsletter that provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the performing arts in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina, which includes Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro. Triangle Review is the latest-and-greatest version of McDowell's original newsletter. (To start your FREE subscription, e-mail robertm748[at]aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE TR in the Subject: line.) From December 1980 until September 2017, McDowell served on the board of directors of The Cinema, Inc., a Raleigh-based nonprofit film society formed in 1966. He currently publishes a weekly list of FREE advance screenings of movies in the Triangle area. (To have your e-mail address added to this FREE list, e-mail robertm748[at]aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE FFL FREE in the Subject: line.) McDowell also co-edited and supervised the production of Jim Valvano's Guide to Great Eating (JTV Enterprises, 1984), a 224-page sports celebrity cookbook; and he served as a fact checker for Valvano: They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract, and Then They Declared Me Dead (Pocket Books, 1991).