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Month: September 2012

“Jailbait” Is a Darkly Comic Success

What happens when two high school girls pretend to be adults, sneak into a club, and flirt with a couple of clueless older men? That is the question that Burning Coal Theatre’s Second Stage production of Jailbait attempts to answer, and the result is a thoughtful, well acted exploration of the lies and facades that… Read More ›

“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” Will Kick Off the Cary Players’ 2012-13 Season

The Cary Players will open their 2012-13 season with a lively community-theater production of the hit 1961 Broadway musical, “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying,” on Sept. 28-30 and Oct. 4-6 at the new Cary Arts Center (formerly the Cary Elementary School) in downtown Cary, NC.

Just in Time for the Presidential Election: ArtsCenter Stage Is Presenting “44 Plays for 44 Presidents”

ArtsCenter Stage will stage a community-theater production of “44 Plays for 44 Presidents,” directed by Mark Filiaci, on Sept. 28-30 and Oct. 4-7 as part of the nationwide Plays for Presidents Festival (

Colin Higgins’ Dark Comedy “Harold and Maude” Opens Ghost & Spice’s 11th and Final Season

Ghost & Spice Productions will open its 11th and final season with a gala production of Colin Higgins’ 1983 stage adaptation of the classic 1971 film of his delightful dark comedy “Harold and Maude,” directed by Hal Ashby from a screenplay by Colin Higgins, based on his own 1971 novel, on Sept. 28-30 and Oct. 4-7 and 11-13 at Common Ground Theatre in Durham, NC.

Celebrate National Drink Beer Day

Great news! Today is National Drink Beer Day, so you’ve got a built-in excuse to go celebrate (you’re on your own the other 364 days of the year!) Some of my friends have no problem trying different types of beer (me neither) and that’s a good thing because our taste buds will never get bored. But,… Read More ›