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Month: April 2014

Regional McDonald’s Announce Big Macs for the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA

$.50 from every Big Mac® sandwich sold at participating stores will be donated to the restoration fund of the ship

May 2014 Triangle Theater Calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of May 2014. 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, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS to that address. (Our “snail… Read More ›

The Boston Globe called "American Idiot" "flat-out electrifying." (photo by Jeremy Daniel)

Green Day’s Electrifying Broadway Hit “American Idiot” Will Play DPAC on April 29th and 30th

At 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29th, and Wednesday, April 30th, the Durham Performing Arts Center will welcome the national tour of Green Day’s electrifying 2010 Broadway musical American Idiot to its 2,700-seat state-of-the-art theater in the Bull City’s American Tobacco Historic District. Jared Nepute will star as Johnny in this incendiary hit, which the… Read More ›

Theatre in the Park’s “Pageant” Is Positively Perfect

Anyone who has sat through an actual beauty pageant knows that they can be long, arduous, and just not very interesting. The complete opposite is true of Theatre in the Park’s production of Pageant, directed by Ira David Wood IV. This pageant is everything you always wanted a pageant to be, plus “that something extra.”… Read More ›

“Hold These Truths” Is Mesmerizing and Multidimensional

Gordon Hirabayashi is not a name that most people have ever heard of, but, behind that name lies an incredible story. Hirabayashi was a Japanese American who, in the midst of World War II, was ordered to report to an interment camp. In the most American of ways possible, Hirabayashi refused, writing a letter of… Read More ›