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January 2013 Triangle Theater Calendar

The North Carolina Theatre is hosting the pre-Broadway engagement of “Nerds” on Jan. 18-20, Jan. 22-27, and Jan. 29-Feb 3 in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in downtown Raleigh (photo by Curtis Brown)

The North Carolina Theatre is hosting the pre-Broadway tryout of “Nerds” on Jan. 18-20, Jan. 22-27, and Jan. 29-Feb 3 in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in downtown Raleigh (photo by Curtis Brown)

NOTE: This is Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for shows announced for the entire month of January. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and PRESENTER’S NAME to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Theater Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)

Jan. 3-6: “Slipping” (Awkward Elephant Project in Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s Murphey School Auditorium). Review.

Jan. 4-6: “Copenhagen” (South Stream Productions at Common Ground Theatre). Review.

Jan. 5: “Tales of Enchantment” (North Carolina Symphony Kids and the Enchantment Theatre Company in Meymandi Concert Hall).

Jan. 8-13: “Jekyll & Hyde,” starring Constantine Maroulis and Deborah Cox (Durham Performing Arts Center). Preview. Review #1Review #2.

Jan. 9-13: “And God Created Great Whales,” created, written, and composed by Rinde Eckert (PlayMakers Repertory Company’s PRC2 Series in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre). Preview. Review #1. Review #2.

Jan. 10-12: “Amahl and the Night Visitors” (Duke Memorial United Methodist Church and Durham Children’s Choir).

Jan. 10-13, 17-20: “Elliott: A Soldier’s Fugue” (Burning Coal Theatre Company and Josh Benjamin Productions in the Murphey School Auditorium as part of Burning Coal’s “Wait ‘Til You See This Series”).

Jan. 11: “Joshua Lozoff’s Parlor Magic Show and Dinner” (Siena Hotel in Chapel Hill).

Jan. 11: “Rev. Yolanda’s Old Time Gospel Hour” (Unity Center of Peace in Chapel Hill).

Jan. 11-12: “End of the World After-Party” (Bravest Face Improv at Common Ground Theatre).

Jan. 11-13: “Copenhagen” (South Stream Productions at The ArtsCenter). Review.

Jan. 12: “12 Angry Idiots (Almost)” (Raleigh’s Village Idiots at North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre).

Jan. 12-13: “Broadway Melodies 2013” (Pauper Players in Room 2518 of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Frank Porter Graham Student Union).

Jan. 15: “Encore! (English Language Arts)” (Chamber Theatre Productions in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Jan. 15: “The Monti StorySLAM — Theme: Mulligans” (The Monti at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Jan. 16: “Choosy Suzy Bully Prevention” (The Carolina Theatre‘s GlaxoSmithKline Arts Discovery Series).

Jan. 16-20: “A Queer Kiss,” a developmental workshop of a new play by Joel Drake Johnson (Deep Dish Theater Company).

Jan. 18: “Mike Epps Live” (North American Entertainment Group, Inc. at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Jan. 18: “Abby Road LIVE!,” performing “Rubber Soul” and “Revolver” (Cats Cradle in Carrboro).

Jan. 18-19: “Wicked Divas” (North Carolina Symphony in Meymandi Concert Hall).

Jan. 18-19, 24-26: “Tuna Does Vegas” (Towne Players in the Garner Performing Arts Center). Review.

Jan. 18-20, 22-27; Jan. 29-Feb. 3: “Nerds” (North Carolina Theatre in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater). Preview.
Review #1. Review #2.

Jan. 19: “C.S. Lewis’ The Screwtape Letters” (Fellowship for the Performing Arts at the Durham Performing Arts Center).

Jan. 19: “Strange Love: A Tribute to the Mind of Tim Burton, Part Deux!” (The VaudeVillain Revue at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Jan 19-20: Shen Yun Performing Arts (Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Jan. 23: Savion Glover inSoLe Sanctuary (Duke Performances in Page Auditorium).

Jan. 24: “Margaret Cho: The Mother Tour” (Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro).

Jan. 24-26: “Strange Beauty Film Festival 2013” (SPENDY Productions at Manbites Dog Theater).

 Hoof 'n' Horn will present a collegiate production of "Cabaret" on Jan. 24-27 and Jan 31-Feb. 3 in the Sheafer Lab Theater on Duke University's West Campus


Hoof ‘n’ Horn will present a collegiate production of “Cabaret” on Jan. 24-27 and Jan 31-Feb. 3 in the Sheafer Lab Theater on Duke University’s West Campus

Jan. 24-27; Jan. 31-Feb. 3: “Cabaret” (Hoof ‘n’ Horn in Sheafer Lab Theater  at Duke University).

Jan. 25: “Further Adventures of an Ex-Hippie,” a new one-man play written and performed by Robert Roskind (The ArtsCenter).

Jan. 25: Whoopi Goldberg (Durham Performing Arts Center). Preview.

Jan. 25-26: “As You Like It” (Left Field Theatre at Common Ground Theatre).

Jan. 25-27: “Scooby Doo Live! Musical Mysteries” (Broadway Series South in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Jan. 26: “Aesop’s Fables” (Bright Star Touring Theatre at The ArtsCenter).

Jan. 26: “Transactors Improv: For Families!” (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter).

Jan. 26: “Sacrificial Poets’ Poetry Slam” (The ArtsCenter).

Jan. 26: “An Evening of Sit Down with Robin Williams and David Steinberg” (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Jan. 26-27; Jan. 29-Feb. 3; Feb. 5-10, 12-17, 19-24; Feb. 26-March 3: “A Raisin in the Sun” and “Clybourne Park,” performed in rotating repertory (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre). Preview. Gephart Review. Potter Review.

Jan. 27: “Wagner’s Concert” (North Carolina Opera in Meymandi Concert Hall).

Jan. 27: “92nd Street Y: Paul Krugman’s Economy Fixes” (The Carolina Theatre, in collaboration with Duke University).

Jan. 29: “92nd Street Y: An Evening with Al Gore” (The Carolina Theatre, in collaboration with Duke University).

Jan 30: “In the Mood: A 1940s Big Band Musical Revue” (Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Jan. 30-Feb. 3: Mike Daisey inAmerican Utopias (Duke Performances in the PSI Theater at the Durham Art Council).

Jan. 31: “Warriors Don’t Cry” (The Carolina Theatre‘s GlaxoSmithKline Arts Discovery Series).

Jan. 31-Feb. 2; Feb. 7-10, 14-17: “My Princess Bride,” a one-man show conceived and performed by Joe Brack (City Artistic Partnerships at Common Ground Theatre).

Jan. 31-Feb. 3; Feb. 7-10, 14-17: “Good” (Burning Coal Theatre Company in Murphey School Auditorium).

EDITOR’S NOTE:

Robert W. McDowell is editor and publisher of Triangle Review, a FREE weekly e-mail arts newsletter. This calendar is reprinted with permission from Triangle Review.

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