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October 2013 Triangle Theater Calendar

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

Oct. 1: “One Night Stands!starring Chris Wiles & John Betz, Jr. (The Comedy Zone at the Temple Theatre in Sanford).Oct. 1: “Malcolm Gladwell: When Underdogs Break the Rules” (92nd Street Y at the The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 1, 15: “Going Trick-or-Treating” (Carolina Puppet Theatre at the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

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.

Oct. 2: “Up from the Ground,” staged reading of a new play by Ian Finley (Burning Coal Theatre Company in Murphey School Auditorium).

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

Oct. 3, 5, 6: Mozart’sCosì fan tutte (The School for Lovers)” (North Carolina Opera in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Oct. 3-5, 10-13, 16-19: “Cock” (Manbites Dog Theater in Durham). Gephart Review.

Oct. 3-6, 10-13: “The Narrowing,” conceived and directed by Ellen Hemphill (Archipelago Theatre at 539 MUZE in Durham).

Oct. 3-7: “Crimes of the Heart” (The LAB! Theatre in Room 104 of Howell Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Oct. 4: “Transactors Present: The Explorers” (Transactors Improv Company at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

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

Oct. 4-5: “Broadway Sings for Equality NC,” hosted by Richard Wall and featuring Jenny Anderson, Max Bitar, Kirsten Cervati, Mason Cordell, Steve Dobbins, Nicole Graziano, Maurio Hines, Raleigh Mann, Shelley McVicker, Evelyn McCauley, Denise Payton, Jeri Lynn Schulke, Gayle Triplett, Greg Tavlos and Carol Troutner (Equality NC fundraiser at the United Church of Chapel Hill).

Oct. 4-5: “Martians & Venutians: Death ‘Til We Part” (Murder Mystery Theater) (Stars Theater and Art Center in Fuquay-Varina).

Oct. 4-5: “Of Sound Mind & Dead Body: Murder, Mystery & Magic” (Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary).

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

Oct. 4-6, 10-13, 17-20, 24-27: “Spring Awakening” (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre).

Oct. 4-6, 11-12: “Harvey” (Forest Moon Theater in the Franklin Academy High School Theater in Wake Forest).

Oct. 4-6, 11-13: “Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope” (N.C. Central University Department of Theatre & Dance in University Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 5: “Duke Celebrates Durham, Where Great Things Happened in 1963” (Duke University at the Durham Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 5: “5 Second Rule” (Raleigh’s Village Idiots at North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theater).

Oct. 5: “Halloween Shorts,” an evening of new short plays by local playwrights (The Playwrights Roundtable at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 5: “Memoirs of an Ex-Hippie: Seven Years in the Counterculture, ” a one-man show written and performed by Robert Roskind (The Oasis at Carr Mill in Carrboro).

Oct. 5: “None of the Above: Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline” (Hidden Voices in the auditorium of White Lecture Hall on Duke University’s East Campus in Durham).

Oct. 5-6, 10-13: Francesca Talenti’sThe Uncanny Valley,” featuring Dummy the Robot (UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Communication Studies in Swain Hall).

Oct 7: “America’s Got Talent Live!” (Broadway Series South in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Oct 7: “Night Owl Fundraiser” (Forest Moon Theater at Milton’s Pizza and Pasta Wakefield in Raleigh).

On Oct. 8-13, Ken Prymus will reprise his role as Old Deuteronomy in "Cats" for North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh (photo by Mark Garvin)

On Oct. 8-13, Ken Prymus will reprise his role as Old Deuteronomy in “Cats” for North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh (photo by Mark Garvin)

Oct. 8-13: “Cats” (North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). Atkinson Review.

Oct. 8-13: “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” (A Durham Performing Arts Center Broadway Encore Special). Preview. Langley Review. Potter Review.

Oct. 10: Lily Tomlin (The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 10: “The Monti — S*#t Happens,” hosted by Jeff Polish and featuring Aaron Nelson, Amy Dillon, Brockton McKinney, Claudia Martinez-Wayman, and Tessa Joseph-Nicholas (The Monti at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Oct. 10-13: “William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead” (hiSTORYstage Theatre Company at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 10-13, 19-20, 26-27: “Balanchine’s Rubies” (Carolina Ballet in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh). Atkinson Review.

Oct. 10-14: “9 Parts of Desire” (UNC-Chapel Hill Department of Dramatic Art and the Kenan Theatre Company in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre).

Oct. 11: “The Clean Comedy Series Presents Jim Labriola” (Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Oct. 11: “An Evening with Mark Russell” (Louisburg College’s Allen de Hart Concert Series in the Seby B. Jones Performing Arts Center in Louisburg).

Oct. 11: “Sandra Bernhard: I Love Being Me, Don’t You?” (The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 11-12: “Close Encounters: Tales of Space, Ghosts, & Blood!,” (Cary Playwrights’ Forum in the Paul Cooper Room at the Cary Arts Center).

Oct. 12: “No Shame Theatre – Carrboro,” (No Shame Theatre – Carrboro at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 12: “Radio One Family Comedy Tour” (Radio One, Inc. in the Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Oct. 12: “The Amazing Kreskin,” (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 17: Chic Gamine (The Clayton Center in Clayton).

Oct. 17: “Lewis Black: The Rant Is Due” (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 17: “Third Thursday Open Mic for Poets and Writers” (Stars Theater and Art Center in Fuquay-Varina).

Oct. 17-19, 24-27: “Iphigenia Crash Land Falls on the Neon Shell That Was Once Her Heart” (Nightlight Bar & Club in Chapel Hill).

Oct. 17-20, 24-27: “The Drowsy Chaperone” (Hoof ‘n’ Horn in the Sheafer Lab Theater on Duke University’s West Campus in Durham).

Oct. 17-20, 24-27; Oct. 31-Nov. 3: “The Dixie Swim Club” (Temple Theatre in Sanford).

Oct. 18: “Much Ado About Something: Burning Coal’s Inaugural Annual Fundraiser” (Burning Coal Theatre Company in The Capital Club 16 in Raleigh).

Oct. 18-19, 24-26: “Barefoot in the Park” (Towne Players in the Garner Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 18-20, 24-27: “The Whipping Man” (ArtsCenter Stage at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 18-20, 25-27; Nov. 1-3: “Carrie: The Musical” (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre). Potter Review.

Oct. 19: “The Owl & the Turtle” (Rags to Riches in Duke Memorial United Methodist Church in Durham).

Oct. 19: “Places Please: A Savoyard Symphony” and “Pineapple Poll” (Durham Savoyards, Ltd. in the Royall Center for the Arts in Durham).

Oct. 19: “Justin Roberts & the Not Ready for Naptime Players” (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 19: “The Chuckle and Chortle Comedy Show!,” hosted by Michelle Maclay (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 19: “A Simon & Garfunkel Retrospective,” performed by A.J. Swearingen and Jonathan Beedle (Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Oct. 22: “Colin Quinn’s Unconstitutional” (The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 22: “The Monti StorySLAM — Theme: Fear” (The Monti at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Oct. 24: “The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favourites” (The Carolina Theatre of Durham’s BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina Arts Discovery Educational Series).

Oct. 24: “Theresa Caputo: The Long Island Medium Live!” (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 24-26: “The Unintentional Comedy of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow” (Stars Theater and Art Center in Fuquay-Varina).

Oct. 24-26: “A Number” (Duke Players Lab Theater in the Brody Theater on Duke University’s East Campus in Durham).

Oct. 24-27: “The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer” (N.C. State University Center Stage in the Titmus Theatre in Frank Thompson Hall, on the NCSU campus).

Oct. 24-27: “William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead” (hiSTORYstage Theatre Company at Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh).

Oct. 25: “Broadway Comes to Peace: Christina DeCicco in Concert” (William Peace Theatre in Kenan Theater in Raleigh).

Oct. 25-26: “En Mi Espejo, Veo Tu Cara (In My Mirror, I See Your Face),” a multimedia presentation by video performance and installation artist Roxana Pérez-Méndez (The Process Series: New Works in Development: show begins at Morehead Planetarium and ends at Gerrard Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Matthew Hager (left) and Daniel Doyle star in Deep Dish Theater Company's production of "A Queer Kiss" (photo by Jonathan Young)

Matthew Hager (left) and Daniel Doyle star in Deep Dish Theater Company’s Oct. 25-Nov. 16 presentation of “A Queer Kiss” (photo by Jonathan Young)

Oct. 25-27; Oct. 30-Nov. 3; Nov. 6-10, 13-16: “A Queer Kiss” (Deep Dish Theater Company in Chapel Hill).

Oct. 26: “ DUI Family Weekend Improv-aganza” (Duke University Improv at Page Auditorium at Duke University in Durham).

Oct. 26: “Sacrificial Poets’ Poetry Slam,” (Sacrificial Poets at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Oct. 27: “Halloween Raqs!hosted by the Zombie Saloon Girls: Kashah, Shahzaadee, and Mara (Colorful Waves Bellydance Troupe at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Oct. 28: “Dylan Moran: Yeah, Yeah U.S. Tour 2013” (WestBeth Entertainment in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Oct. 30: “Junie B. Jones” (Classic Productions for Students in the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Oct. 30: Celtic Thunder (The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

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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