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September 2013 Triangle Theater Calendar

PlayMakers Repertory Company and Triad Stage will present "The Mountaintop" by Katori Hall on Sept. 18-Oct. 6 in the Paul Green Theatre in Chapel Hill and Oct. 20-Nov. 10 in the Pyrle Theater in Greensboro

PlayMakers Repertory Company and Triad Stage will present “The Mountaintop” by Katori Hall on Sept. 18-Oct. 6 in the Paul Green Theatre in Chapel Hill and Oct. 20-Nov. 10 in the Pyrle Theater in Greensboro

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of September. 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.)

Sept. 1, 4-8, 11-14: “Good People” (Deep Dish Theater Company in Chapel Hill). Langley Review. Potter Review.

Sept. 1, 6-8: “Invisible Earth” (Paperhand Puppet Intervention in the Koch Memorial Forest Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Sept. 1, 6-8: “A Steady Rain” (Honest Pint Theatre Company at the North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre). Preview. Gephart Review. Potter Review.

Sept. 3: “One Night Stands!,” starring Kier and Brian T. Shirley (The Comedy Zone at the Temple Theatre in Sanford).

Sept. 4-7, 11-14, 18-21: “Our Town,” with an all-black cast directed by Jay O’Berski (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern in the Trotter Hall in Durham).

Sept. 4-8: “Surviving Twin,” a world premiere written and performed by Loudon Wainwright III (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill, as part of its PRC2 second-stage series). Preview.

Sept. 5-8: Blue Man Group (A Durham Performing Arts Center Broadway Encore Special). Preview. Langley Review.

Sept. 6: “The Monti’s Season Opener,” hosted by Jeff Polish and featuring storytellers Jake Fehling, Molly Herboth, and Randall Kenan (The Monti at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Sept. 6-7: “Portraits: He Said… She Said…,” written by Robert Siegel and performed by Siegel and Claire Vera Ramsey (The Carrack Modern Art in Durham).

Sept. 6-7: “Unleashed! Tails from Petlandia” (Jabberbox Puppet Theater at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Sept. 6-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29: “Art,” (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). Potter Review.

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Sept. 6-8, 13-15, 20-22: “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” (The Justice Theater Project in Clare Hall at the Catholic Community of Saint Francis of Assisi in Raleigh).

Sept. 7: “7 Seven and VII,” (Raleigh’s Village Idiots at the North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre).

Sept. 12-14, 19-21: “The Chairs” (Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Sept. 12-15, 19-22, 26-29: “The Heretic” (Burning Coal Theatre Company in Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh). Potter Review.

Sept. 12-15, 19-22, 26-29: “The Music Man,” (Temple Theatre in Sanford).

Sept. 13: “Joshua Lozoff: Power of Magic Dinner Theater” (Joshua Lozoff in the Il Palio Ristorante at the Siena Hotel in Chapel Hill).

Sept 13-15: “14th Annual Summer Puppet Pageant” (Paperhand Puppet Intervention at the N.C. Museum of Art in Raleigh).

Sept. 13-15, 20-21: “Sex Please, We’re Sixty” (Neuse Little Theatre in “The Hut” [American Legion Log Cabin] in Smithfield).

Sept. 13-15, 20-22, 27-29: “The Crucible,” (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre Teens). Potter Review.

Sept. 14: “None of the Above: Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline” (Hidden Voices at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Sept: 14: “The 24 Hour Plays” (The LAB! Theatre in Hanes Art Center Auditorium at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Sept. 15: “Can’t Complain,” staged reading of a play by Christine Evans (StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance at Chatham Mills Performing Arts Center in Pittsboro, presented as part of StreetSigns’ New Works Initiative Reading Series).

Sept. 18: “The Monti StorySLAM — Theme: Pain,” hosted by Ed Boltz (The Monti at the Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Sept. 18-22, 24-29; Oct. 1-6: “The Mountaintop” (PlayMakers Repertory Company and Triad Stage in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). Preview. Gephart Review. Potter Review.

Sept. 19: “Third Thursday Open Mic for Poets and Writers” (Stars Theater and Art Center in Fuquay-Varina).

Sept. 20: “Passion: A Salon of Music, Dance, Theatre and Cabaret,” hosted by Anita Woodley and Beverly Fields Burnette and featuring Ed Stephenson and the Paco Band, Diego Schoch, Sarah Shelton, Pamela L. Taylor, Lori Mahl, Anna Weaver, and Ben Molini (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Sept. 20-21: “Flying Erase Heada performance by Invisible (artists Mark Dixon and Bart Trotman) (The Process Series in Gerrard Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Sept. 20-21: “None of the Above: Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline” (Hidden Voices at Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Sept. 20-21, 26-29: Little Shop of Horrors (Harnett Regional Theatre in Stewart Theater in Dunn). Potter Review.

Sept. 21: “Bad Wolf” (Raleigh’s Village Idiots in the Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre in Frank Thompson Hall at N.C. State University in Raleigh).

Sept. 21: “David Stone: The Johnny Cash Experience” (Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Sept. 21: “The Falling Stars Prom!” (VaudeVillain Revue at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Sept. 21-22, 25: “The Perfect Day” (StAGE It! Senior Productions at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Sept. 23: “Elektra Project” (Haymaker at Trotter Hall Performance and Event Space in Durham).

Sept. 24-28: “No Exit” (William Peace Theatre in Leggett Theater in Raleigh).

Sept. 24-29: “The Three Sisters” (Meredith Ensemble Players in the Studio Theatre in Jones Hall at Meredith College in Raleigh).

Sept. 25-29; Oct. 2-6: “Arcadia” (University Theatre at N.C. State in the Titmus Theatre in Frank Thompson Hall in Raleigh).

Sept. 26-Oct. 13: “The Narrowing,” conceived and directed by Ellen Hemphill (Archipelago Theatre at 539 MUZE in Durham).

Sept. 27: “The Purple Jessups: The Original BandProv,” (Bravest Face at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Sept. 27: “Rev. Yolanda’s Old-Time Gospel Hour,” starring Rev. Roger Anthony Yolanda Mapes (RoYo) (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Sept. 27; Oct. 4, 10: “30 Plays in 60 Minutes” (The LAB! Theatre in Room 102 of the UNC-Chapel Hill Center for Dramatic Art).

Sept. 27-28: “Let Us Now Praise Susan Sontag,” staged reading of a new play by Sibyl Kempson, based on “Let Us Now Praise Famous Men” by James Agee and “Land and Life” by Karl Sauer (Theater Previews New Works Lab project for New York City Players in the Sheafer Lab Theater on Duke University’s West Campus in Durham).

Sept. 27-29; Oct. 4-6: “Nunsense!” (Cary Players in the Cary Arts Center).

Sept. 28: “FatMouth Improv The Musical — Back to High School,” (Fatmouth Improv at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Sept. 28: Andrew Jeselnik (Comedy Central Live at The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

Sept. 29: “The Fever,” staged reading of a play by Wallace Shawn (StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance at Chatham Mills Performing Arts Center in Pittsboro, presented as part of StreetSigns’ New Works Initiative Reading Series).

Sept. 30: “The Little Engine That Could Earns Her Whistle” (The Carolina Theatre of Durham’s BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina Arts Discovery Educational Series).

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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