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November 2016 Triangle Theater Calendar

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater 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. 1: Legend of Sleepy Hollow (The Carolina Theatre of Durham’s BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina Arts Discovery Educational Series).

Nov. 1-2, 6-7: The Trump Card by Mike Daisey, a staged reading directed by Jeff Storer and performed by Carl Martin (Manbites Dog Theater in Durham). Britt Review.

Nov. 1-4, 6: The Crucible (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). McDowell Preview Britt Review.

NOTE: Raleigh Little Theatre has added four performances on Nov. 18-20

NOTE: Raleigh Little Theatre has added four performances on Nov. 18-20

Nov. 2-6, 10-13, 18-20: A Charlie Brown Christmas and Jingle Bell Jukebox (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre).

Nov. 3: Lady Parts Justice League Presents You Should Smile More and Other Manspirational Observations, featuring Lizz Winstead, Helen Hong, Joyelle Johnson, Buzz Off, and Lucille (Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro).

Nov. 3-5, 10-12: Two Turtle Doves, a new play by Mark Cornell (Common Ground Theatre in Durham). Vesper and Benrud Review.

Nov. 3-6: Tuesdays with Morrie (Temple Theatre in Sanford). Plummer-White Review.

Nov. 3-6, 9-12: The Open House (Manbites Dog Theater in Durham). Britt Review.

Nov. 3-7: Elephant’s Graveyard (Kenan Theatre Company in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 4: 1964 The Tribute (Nine Entertainment at The Carolina Theatre of Durham). McDowell Review.

Nov. 4: WRDU Rockin’ at The Ritz: Rumours: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac (The Ritz in Raleigh).

Nov. 4, 6: The Black Pioneers Project (The Process Series and the Southern Oral History Program in the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 4-5: Walk Two Moons (Durham Regional Theatre in the auditorium at E.K. Powe Elementary School in Durham). Vesper and Benrud Review.

Nov. 4-6: Blown Youth (Company Carolina in Bingham 203 at UNC-Chapel Hill).

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Nov. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20: Picasso at the Lapin Agile (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre). Britt Review. Keravuori and Galle Review. Vesper and Benrud Review.

Nov. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20: Richard III (Bare Theatre at Sonorous Road Theatre in Raleigh). Britt Review. Keravuori and Galle Review. Vesper and Benrud Review.

Nov. 5: Odd Squad Live! (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Nov. 6: Bill Engvall (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Nov. 8: Andrew W.K.: The Power of Partying (Cat’s Cradle at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Nov. 8-13: Suddenly Last Summer (Meredith Ensemble Theatre in the Studio Theatre in Jones Hall at Meredith College in Raleigh).

Nov. 9: Demetri Martin (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham).

Nov. 10: Guns of Ava: The Ken Dula Story, written and directed by Brenda L. Womble (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Nov. 10-12, 18-20: The Laramie Project (William Peace Theatre in the Leggett Theater in Main Building at William Peace University in Raleigh).

Nov. 10-13, 16-20: An Ideal Husband (N.C. State University Theatre in the Titmus Theatre in NCSU’s Frank Thompson Hall). Vesper and Benrud Review.

Nov. 11: Clean Comedy Series: Leslie Norris Townsend & Michelle Miller (Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Nov. 11: Octonauts Live and the Deep Sea Volcano Adventure (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Nov. 11: Ryan Davis: Funnier in Person (Temple Theatre of Sanford).

Nov. 11-12: The Other Mozart, written and performed by Sylvia Milo (N.C. State LIVE in the Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre in NCSU’s Frank Thompson Hall). Britt Review.

Nov. 11-13: Cabaret (Pauper Players at Historic Playmakers Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 11-13: Martin Luther King, An Interpretation (Ira Knight Presents at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Nov. 11-13: Little Women (Community Church of Chapel Hill Unitarian Universalist in Chapel Hill).

Nov. 11-13: Mary Poppins (Roxboro Little Theater in the Kirby Theater in Roxboro).

Nov. 11-13, 17-20: The Wild Duck (Duke Theater Studies in Sheafer Lab Theater on Duke University’s West Campus in Durham).

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Nov. 11-13, 18-19: Bridge to Terabithia (Neuse Little Theatre in “The Hut” [American Legion Log Cabin] in Smithfield). Vesper and Benrud Review.

Nov. 11-13, 18-20: A Christmas Carol (Harnett Regional Theatre at the Stewart Theater in Dunn).

Nov. 12: Almost Elton John and the Rocket Band: When Rock was Young (Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Nov. 12: Broadway Voices: Rebecca Luker (Garner Chamber of Commerce in the Garner Performing Arts Center in Garner).

Nov. 12: Transactors Improv: For Families! (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Nov. 15-16: Bar Plays 2.0 (Cary Playwrights’ Forum at Fortnight Brewing Company in Cary).

Nov. 15-20: Monty Python’s Spamalot (North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). McDowell Preview. Plummer-White Review.

Nov. 17: Labels, a one-man show written and performed by Joe Sellman-Leava (Carolina Performing Arts in Memorial Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 18: Tired Souls, written and performed by Mike Wiley (Temple Theatre of Sanford).

Nov. 18-20: A Christmas Stand: Songs of the Season (variety show) (Benson Foundation for the Arts and the Benson Little Theater in W.J. Barefoot Auditorium in Benson).

Nov. 18-20: The Hothouse (UNC-Chapel Hill LAB! Theatre at TBA).

Nov. 19: No Shame Theatre – Carrboro (No Shame Theatre at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Nov. 19: Billy McGuigan’s Rave On! The Buddy Holly Experience (Cary Arts Center’s Marvelous Music Series).

Nov. 19: Ray’s Diner (Transactors Improv Company at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Nov. 20: To Buy The Sun: The Challenge of Pauli Murray (Sonja Haynes Stone Center at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 22: The Embers Christmas Show (Temple Theatre of Sanford).

Nov. 22-23, 26-27; Nov. 29-Dec. 4; Dec. 6-11: The May Queen (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). McDowell Preview. Britt Review.

Nov. 25-27; Dec. 2-4, 9-11, 16-18, 23-24: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical (Broadway Series South in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh). Plummer-White Review.

Nov. 26: Improv Percolator, a fundraiser for Durham’s Threshold Clubhouse, featuring Danny Canoe, Fatmouth Improv, and Third Date (Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Nov. 28: After Orlando, a FREE staged reading short works by Jacqueline E. Lawton, Caridad Svich, Lindsey Ferrentino, Katie Pearl, Oliver Mayer, Jordan Tannahill, Korde Tuttle, Matthew Paul Olmos, Rohina Malik, Anders Lustgarten, Migdalia Cruz, Brian James Polak, Jennifer Maisel, Dipika Gua, Neil Labute, Ian Rowlands, Joan Lipkin, Amina Henry, Zac Kline, and Sung Rno (PlayMakers Repertory Company, Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern, Black Ops Theatre, and Kenan Theater Company, in association with Missing Bolts Productions Inc. and NoPassport Theatre Alliance and Press, in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Nov. 29: A Christmas Carol (The Carolina Theatre of Durham’s BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina Arts Discovery Educational Series).

Nov. 29: Three Phantoms in Concert: A Hurricane Matthew Relief Benefit, starring Craig Schulman, Ciarán Sheehan, and Mark Jacoby, with all proceeds to benefit Baptists on Mission’s flood recovery and relief efforts in North Carolina (Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Nov. 29-Dec. 4: Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas!: The Musical (Durham Performing Arts Center). McDowell Preview. Plummer-White Review.

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.)


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