EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of July 2018. 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.)
July 1: Occupy the Stage: Occupython (North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts in Wake Forest).
July 1: truTV (Impractical) Jokers: The “Santiago Sent Us” Tour, starring The Tenderloins (Durham Performing Arts Center in Durham).
July 1, 5-7: Parallel Lives (North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival at Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh).
July 6-8: Pippin (North Carolina Theatre Conservatory for the Performing Arts in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh). Potter Review.
July 11-15, 18-22: Big Fish (Theatre Raleigh in the Kennedy Theatre in Raleigh). Keravuori and Galle Review. Potter Review. Simmons Review.
July 13: Improv Percolator, featuring the PIT Level 2 Class, Holodeck, and FatMouth Improv (Awesome Team Productions at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).
July 13-15, 18-22: Goblin Market (North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival, produced in partnership with the Carolina Ballet, at Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh).
July 13-15, 20-22, 27-29: First Date: The Musical (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre in Raleigh). Potter Review.
July 14: Comedy Night with Larry Weaver and David Ferrell (The Cary Theater).
July 14: Family-Friendly Transactors Improv: Wonder Women, featuring director Anoo Tree Brod, Juliet Case Kaplan, and Jane Allen Wilson (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).
July 14: Well Fed, Well Said: Dinner Theater About Food and Health, with three short plays by Ian L. Finley, performed by Julie Hall Oliver, Byron Jennings II, Jess Barbour, and Dan Oliver; a four-course vegan meal by Irregardless Cafe; and health talk by Joe & Terry Graedon of The People’s Pharmacy® (Seed Art Share Theater and Joe & Terry Graedon of The People’s Pharmacy® at The Glenwood in Raleigh).
July 18-22, 26-29: Cabaret (PlayMakers Repertory Company Summer Youth Conservatory in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).
July 19: The Monti StorySLAM Season Opener — Theme: Frenemies (The Monti at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).
July 19-21: Mama Won’t Fly (Stageworks Theatre at the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).
July 19-22: NC 10 by 10: A Festival of 10-Minute Plays (OdysseyStage Theatre and the Cary Playwrights Forum at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro). Vesper Review.
July 20: After the “I Do’s” Game Show: The Pastor’s Edition, hosted by Terry Tuff (Tri Team Unlimited LLC in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).
July 20: Henry Cho: 2018 Stand-Up Comedy Tour (Temple Theatre in Sanford).
July 20: A Year with Frog and Toad KIDS (Sonorous Road Summer Camp Production at Sonorous Road Theatre & Film Studio in Raleigh).
July 20-22, 27-29; Aug. 3-5: Into the Woods, presented by RLT‘s Teens on Stage and Teens Backstage (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre).
July 21: Deadly Sinners, an LGP fundraiser featuring work by Richard Butner, Wallace Cochran, Paul Deblinger, Erik Myers, Steven Cooper, Jessica Flemming, Jaybird O’Berski, Ashley Willard, Victoria Bender, Kyle Burns, Maxine Eloi, Amanda Hahn, Charlee Halphen, Nathan Logan, Alice Rose Turner, and Louis Landry, with stage manager Erin Bell (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at Mystery Brewing Public House in Hillsborough).
July 24-29: Disney’s Newsies (North Carolina Theatre at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). McDowell Preview. Plummer-White Review. Potter Review. Simmons Review.
July 26-28: Les Misérables (Spiritual Twist Productions at 1250 Aversboro Rd. in Garner).
July 26-28: NC 10 by 10: A Festival of 10-Minute Plays (OdysseyStage Theatre and the Cary Playwrights Forum at The Cary Theater). Vesper Review.
July 27: Disney’s Peter Pan Jr. (Theatre Raleigh in the Kennedy Theatre in Raleigh).
July 27: The Revenge of Dragon Bob, written and directed by Jennifer Justice and performed by students from DRT’s Children’s Theatre Camp 2 (Durham Regional Theatre at the Durham School for Ballet & the Performing Arts in Durham).
July 27-28: Disney’s The Lion King Jr. (Harnett Regional Theatre at Stewart Theater in Dunn).
July 27-28: STC Sr.: Pride and Prejudice, performed by Summer Theatre Conservatory students in grades 9-12 (Burning Coal Theatre Company in the Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh).
July 27-28; Aug. 2-4: Bye Bye Birdie (Clayton Youth Theater at The Clayton Center).
July 27-29: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr. (Benson Foundation for the Arts at W.J. Barefoot Auditorium in Benson).
July 27-29; Aug. 2-5: These Shining Lives (North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro). Vesper Review.
July 27-29; Aug. 3-5: The Amen Corner: A Gospel Stage Play (Agape Theater Project in University Theatre in the Farrison-Newton Communications Building at North Carolina Central University in Durham).
July 27-29; Aug. 3-5: Eclipsed (North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival at The Fruit [Durham Fruit & Produce Co.] in Durham). Vesper Review.
July 28: Sam Shepard’s Curse of the Starving Class, a staged reading to benefit the ALS Association North Carolina Chapter and the Duke ALS Clinic (Theatre Raleigh in the Kennedy Theatre in Raleigh).
July 28: Mamma … I Want a Good Man! (DreamCast Productions at the Garner Performing Arts Center).
July 29: 7-Stories: Wonder Women (7-Stories at Kings in Raleigh).
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