November 2016 Triangle Dance Calendar

Carolina Ballet will present Lynne Taylor Corbett's Carmina Burana on Nov. 23 and 25-27 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
Carolina Ballet will present Lynne Taylor Corbett's Carmina Burana on Nov. 23 and 25-27 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
Carolina Ballet will present Lynne Taylor Corbett's <em>Carmina Burana</em> on Nov. 23 and 25-27 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
Carolina Ballet will present Lynne Taylor Corbett’s Carmina Burana on Nov. 23 and 25-27 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for the entire month of November 2016. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and the name of the PRESENTER(S) to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS — with CAPTIONS and PHOTO CREDITS — to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)

Nov. 5-6: The Tales of Beatrix Potter (Infinity Ballet at the Halle Cultural Arts Center in Apex).

Nov. 5-6: Storybook Tales, featuring Fancy Nancy: Bonjour, Butterfly and Jonathon and the Gingery Snare Raleigh Dance Theatre in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Nov. 10: nora chipaumire: portrait of myself as my father (Carolina Performing Arts in Memorial Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 10-12: Home: The Metamorphosis by Stephanie Leathers (a roaming multimedia installation and performance) (Durham Independent Dance Artists, starts at 109 W. Parrish St. and ends 806 W. Main St. in Durham).

Nov. 11-13: Moving heArts: A Dance & Learn Weekend with Nia® & Soul Motion® (Dancers of Life at the Living Arts Collective in Durham).

Nov. 12-13: The North Star (Carolina Dance Foundation in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Nov. 17-18: Dance Program Fall Concert, featuring the NCSU Dance Company, Panoramic Dance Project, and N.C. State Dance Program Independent Study students (N.C. State Dance Program in Stewart Theatre in NCSU’s Talley Student Union in Raleigh).

Nov. 18-19: Meredith Dance Theatre in Concert (Meredith Dance Program in Jones Auditorium at Meredith College in Raleigh).

Nov. 18-19: November Dances 2016, featuring a re-staging of Power/Full by legendary choreographer Bill T. Jones, plus original works by Duke faculty and advanced student choreographers (Duke University Dance Program in R.J. Reynolds Industries Theater on Duke University’s West Campus in Durham).

Nov. 19: Nutcracker Ballet Carolina Youth Ballet A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Nov. 19-20: Meredith Jazz and Tap Company in Concert (Meredith Dance Program in Jones Auditorium at Meredith College in Raleigh).

Nov. 20: Meredith Dance Theatre and Meredith Jazz and Tap Company Gala (Meredith Dance Program in Jones Auditorium at Meredith College in Raleigh).

Nov. 23: A Kids’ Christmas, featuring the Triangle Youth Ballet and the Raleigh Boychoir (North Carolina Symphony in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Nov. 23, 25-27: Lynne Taylor Corbett’s Carmina Burana Carolina Ballet in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Nov. 25-26: Thanksgiving Weekend Holiday Pops, featuring the Triangle Youth Ballet and the Raleigh Boychoir (North Carolina Symphony in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Nov. 26: The Hip Hop Nutcracker, with special guest MC Kurtis Blow (Durham Performing Arts Center).

EDITOR’S NOTE:

Robert W. McDowell has written articles for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, CVNC, and Triangle Arts and Entertainment, all based in Raleigh. He edits and publishes two FREE weekly e-mail newsletters. Triangle Review provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of local performing-arts events. (Start your FREE subscription by e-mailing robertm748@aol.com and typing SUBSCRIBE TR in the Subject: line.) McDowell also maintains a FREE list of movie sneak previews. (To subscribe, e-mail robertm748@aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE FFL FREE in the Subject: line.)

By Robert W. McDowell

Robert W. McDowell is a Raleigh, NC-based freelance writer, editor, and critic. He has written theater, film, book, and music previews and reviews for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, and Classical Voice of North Carolina, all based in Raleigh. In 1980-91, he covered business, industry, government, and education for (We the People of) North Carolina magazine, published monthly by N.C. Citizens for Business and Industry. In April 2001, McDowell started Robert's Reviews, a FREE weekly e-mail newsletter that provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of the performing arts in the Research Triangle area of North Carolina, which includes Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro. Triangle Review is the latest-and-greatest version of McDowell's original newsletter. (To start your FREE subscription, e-mail robertm748[at]aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE TR in the Subject: line.) From December 1980 until September 2017, McDowell served on the board of directors of The Cinema, Inc., a Raleigh-based nonprofit film society formed in 1966. He currently publishes a weekly list of FREE advance screenings of movies in the Triangle area. (To have your e-mail address added to this FREE list, e-mail robertm748[at]aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE FFL FREE in the Subject: line.) McDowell also co-edited and supervised the production of Jim Valvano's Guide to Great Eating (JTV Enterprises, 1984), a 224-page sports celebrity cookbook; and he served as a fact checker for Valvano: They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract, and Then They Declared Me Dead (Pocket Books, 1991).