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February 2013 Triangle Theater Calendar

"Mary Poppins" will run Feb. 12-17 at the Durham Performing Arts Center"Mary Poppins" will run Feb. 12-17 at the Durham Performing Arts Center

“Mary Poppins” will run Feb. 12-17 at the Durham Performing Arts Center

 

NOTE: This is Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for shows announced for the entire month of February. 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.)

Feb. 1: “February One” (The Carolina Theatre‘s GlaxoSmithKline Arts Discovery Series).

Feb. 1: “Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus Live!,” starring Matt Iseman (Broadway Series South at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). Preview.

Feb. 1: “The Men in Me: Our Brothers, Our Fathers, Our Brothers, Our Sons … Weaving More Compassion and Power into Their Stories,” written and performed by Anita Woodley (Princess Dragon Productions at CAARE Inc. in Durham).

Feb. 1-2; 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). McDowell Review.

Feb. 1-3: Mike Daisey inAmerican Utopias” (Duke Performances in the PSI Theater at the Durham Arts Council).

Feb. 1-3: “Nerds” (North Carolina Theatre in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater). Preview. Gephart Review. Potter Review.

Feb. 1-3, 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 #1. Potter Review #2.

Feb.1-3; Feb. 7-10: “The Swingin’ Cowboys,” starring Jason Petty (Temple Theatre).

Feb. 1-3, 7-10, 14-17: “Good” (Burning Coal Theatre Company in Murphey School Auditorium). Potter Review.

Feb. 1-3, 7-10, 14-17, 21-24: “Bus Stop” (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre). Potter Review.

Feb. 1-3, 8-10: “The Miracle Worker” (Cary Players at the Cary Arts Center).

Feb. 1-5: “Broadway Melodies 2013” (Pauper Players at the Hanes Art Center at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Feb. 1-17: N.C. Comedy Arts Festival: Standup (Jan. 30-Feb. 3), Sketch (Feb. 7-10), and Improv (Feb. 12-17) (Dirty South Improv Comedy Theater at various locations).

Feb. 2: “Jack Tales: Appalachian Adventures!” ( Raleigh Little Theatre’s “Storytellers to Go!” Teen Performance Ensemble at the Halle Cultural Arts Center in Apex).

Feb. 2: “Mama Juggs: The Breast Health Show,” written and performed by Anita Woodley (Princess Dragon Productions at CAARE Inc. in Durham).

Feb. 2: “Sing-A-Long-A ‘Sound of Music‘” (Clayton Center Auditorium & Conference Center).

Feb. 2: Jerry Seinfeld (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Feb. 5: “92nd Street Y: Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor with Thane Rosenbaum” (The Carolina Theatre, in collaboration with Duke University).

Feb. 6: “Freedom Train” (Classic Productions in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Feb. 6: Arlo Guthrie in Here Comes the Kid: The Music of Woody Guthrie” (The Carolina Theatre).

Feb. 7: The Beast: Sanfoka: African American Music from Spirituals to Hip-Hop (The Carolina Theatre‘s GlaxoSmithKline Arts Discovery Series).

Feb. 7-11: “Baby BlueandJuly House,” performed in rotating repertory (UNC-Chapel Hill LAB! Theatre in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre).

Feb. 8: “Dar He: The Story of Emmett Till,” written and performed by Mike Wiley (Mike Wiley Productions at the Halle Cultural Arts Center in Apex).

Feb. 8: “The Second City: Laughing Matters” (N.C. Comedy Arts Festival and The Carolina Theatre). Preview. Langley Review.

Feb. 8-9: “Murder Mardi Gras Style: A Murder Mystery Dinner Theater” (We Act for You at Stars Theater & Arts Center in Fuquay-Varina).

Feb. 8-9, 15-16: “Space Pirates! A Musical Adventure Through Cyberspace!” (Durham Family Theatre at Trinity United Methodist Church in Durham).

Feb. 8-10: “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” (Pauper Players at the Hanes Art Center at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Feb. 8-10, 14-17, 22-24: “The Pillowman” (Theatre in the Park). Potter Review.

Feb. 8-10, 15-17: “By a Black Hand” (N.C. Central University Department of Theatre in University Theatre).

Feb. 8-10, 15-17, 22-24: “Julius Caesar” (The Justice Theater Project in Clare Hall at the Catholic Community of Saint Francis of Assisi in Raleigh). McDowell Review.

Feb. 9: “Jack Tales: Appalachian Adventures!” ( Raleigh Little Theatre’s “Storytellers to Go!” Teen Performance Ensemble at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh).

Feb. 10: Steven Wright (The Carolina Theatre and the N.C. Comedy Arts Festival). Preview.

Feb. 12-14: Meow Meow inBeyond Glamour” (Duke Performances in the PSI Theatre at the Durham Arts Council). Preview.

Feb. 12-17: “A Little Night Music” (Meredith Ensemble Theatre in Jones Auditorium)

Feb. 12-17: “Mary Poppins” (Durham Performing Arts Center). Preview. Potter Review. Langley Review.

Feb. 12-17: “Monty Python’s Spamalot” (Broadway Series South and North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). Preview. McDowell Review.

Feb. 13: “Outrunning Bullets,” a staged reading of a new play by Jonathan Fitts (Burning Coal Theatre Company in Murphey School Auditorium).

Feb. 13-16, 20-23: “Into the Woods” (William Peace Theatre in Leggett Theatre).

Feb. 13-17, 20-24: “An Inspector Calls” (University Theatre at N.C. State in Titmus Theatre in Frank Thompson Hall at NCSU).

Feb. 14: “Love: A Variety Show,” featuring performances by Renay Aumiller, Torry Bend, George Gopen, Jon Haas, Miss Victoria Belle AndrogeoFemme Hegemony, Will Ridenour, Kegan Dean Rushing, Jeni Smith, Bevel Summers, and Ryan “Native” Taylor (Nicola Bullock at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Feb. 14-16: “The Miles,” written and performed by Steven Li  (Duke Theater Studies in the Brody Theater).

Feb. 14-17: “A Little Night Music” (Meredith Ensemble Theatre in Jones Auditorium).

Feb. 15: “The Marvelous Wonderettes” (Kirby Theater in Roxboro).

Feb. 15-16: “F to M to Octopus,” written and performed by Sam Peterson (UNC-Chapel Hill Process Series, co-sponsored by Carolina Performing Arts and the UNC Department of Communication Studies, in Swain Hall).

Feb. 15-16: “VDay-2013: The Vagina Monologues” (N.C. Central University Women’s Center in B.N. Duke Auditorium).

Feb. 16: “Jack Tales: Appalachian Adventures!” ( Raleigh Little Theatre’s “Storytellers to Go!” Teen Performance Ensemble at the Southeast Regional Library in Garner).

Feb. 16: “Sacred Fire: Phillis Wheatley and Her Friends” (Voices in Concert in the Archangel Center at St. Michael Catholic Church in Cary).

Feb. 16: “16 Tons,” (Raleigh’s Village Idiots at North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre).

Feb. 16-17, 22-23: “Republic,” a Theater Previews New Works Lab, with guest playwright Alec Duffy and Hoi Polloi (Duke Theater Studies in Sheafer Theater).

Feb. 18: “Yo Gabba Gabba Live!” (AC Entertainment and Broadway Series South in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Feb. 19: “The Monti StorySLAM — Theme: ‘First Times’” (The Monti at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Feb. 21: “The Monti — Theme: ‘Deadlines’” (The Monti at The Pour House in Raleigh).

Feb. 21-23; Feb. 28-March 2; March 6-9: “The New Electric Ballroom” (Manbites Dog Theater). McDowell Review.

Feb. 21-24: “Winter Acts” (Bare Theatre at Common Ground Theatre).

Feb. 22: “Inspector Detector and the Precious Treasure” (The Stars Troupe at Stars Theater & Arts Center in Fuquay-Varina).

Feb. 22: “Royal Comedy Tour,” Earthquake, Sommore, Arnez J, Bruce Bruce, and Mark Curry (Center Stage Comedy at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Feb. 22-23: “2 Days, 2 Plays: ‘Constellations’ by Nick Payne and ‘Nightwork’ by Monica Byrne” (Wendell Theater Group in Brody Theater on Duke University’s East Campus).

Feb. 22-23: “The Vagina Monologues” (Extra Theatre Company in the Studio Theater in Jones Hall at Meredith College).

Feb. 22-24: “The Cocktail Hour” (Halle Cultural Arts Center in Apex).

Feb. 22-24: “Glengarry Glen Ross” (Company Carolina in Historic Playmakers Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Feb. 22-24, March 1-2: “Sister Amnesia’s Country Western Nunsense Jamboree” (Neuse Little Theatre in “The Hut” in Smithfield).

Feb. 23: “Jack Tales: Appalachian Adventures!” (Raleigh Little Theatre’s “Storytellers to Go!” Teen Performance Ensemble at the West Regional Library in Cary).

Feb. 23: “Rumpelstiltskin” (Rags to Riches Theatre for Young Audiences at The ArtsCenter).

Feb. 23: “Sacrificial Poets’ Poetry Slam ” (Sacrificial Poets at The ArtsCenter).

Feb. 23: “The Fifth Murphey School Radio Show,” with guests Michael Parker and Elizabeth Hudson and musical guests John Brown and John Claude Bemis (Murphey School Radio Show in Murphey School Auditorium).

Feb. 23: No Shame Theatre — Carrboro (No Shame Theatre at The ArtsCenter).

Feb. 27: “92nd Street Y: Brian Williams with Jonathan Tisch” (The Carolina Theatre, in collaboration with Duke University).

Feb. 28-March 2: “The Matchmaker” (Clayton Youth Theatre at the Clayton Center Auditorium and Conference Center).

Feb. 28-March 3; March 7-10, 14-17: “Forever Plaid” (Temple Theatre).

NOTE: Applause! Cary Youth Theatre has rescheduled “Theatrical Passport” from Feb. 23rd to March 2nd at the Cary Arts Center. — R.W.M.

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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