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Month: July 2018

On Aug. 7-12, the Durham Performing Arts Center hosts a return engagement of The Book of Mormon, which won nine 2011 Tony Awards®, including Best Musical

August 2018 Triangle Theater Calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of August 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… Read More ›

August 2018 Triangle Dance Calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for the entire month of August 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… Read More ›

WTF’s Rendition of Danai Gurira’s Eclipsed Is an Eye-Opening Glimpse into a War-Torn World That Few Americans Can Imagine

The North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival’s presentation of Eclipsed, written by Danai J. Gurira and directed by Michele Okoh, tells the dramatic story of five Liberian women who are struggling for survival during their country’s second civil war. It’s an eye-opening glimpse into a world few Americans can fathom. Ripped from their families, or captured… Read More ›

WTF’s Production of These Shining Lives by Melanie Marnich Is a Great Show About Women Who Were Ahead of Their Time

The North Carolina Women’s Theatre Festival’s production of These Shining Lives, written by Melanie Marnich and directed by Jorie Slodki, exemplifies this year’s theme, which is “Women Are Heroes.” Indeed, they are. Even back in the 1920s, when a small group of women, gravely ill from the effects of hazardous working conditions, decided to fight… Read More ›

The North Carolina Theatre will stage Disney's Newsies on July 24-29 (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Run, Don’t Walk, to See NCT’s Buoyant Production of Disney’s Newsies on July 24-29 in Raleigh

Run, don’t walk, to see the North Carolina Theatre‘s production of Disney’s Newsies. This show is bursting with so much buoyant energy that you won’t want to be left behind. The musical, originally a film made in 1992, has been adapted by the story-telling powerhouse studio into an exceedingly pleasing theatrical experience. Based on the… Read More ›