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Month: October 2018

Hailey Best and Dave Toole star as Molly Jensen and Sam Wheat

Ghost: The Musical at Temple Theatre Is a Very Satisfying and Deeply Moving Production

Temple Theatre of Sanford is contributing to the Halloween spirit with an endearing production of Ghost: The Musical, playing Thursday-Sunday, now through Nov. 4th. The musical was adapted from the popular 1990 film, starring Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore, and Whoopi Goldberg. Adaptations can often suffer in comparison to its original work, and the first staging… Read More ›

Kip Moore – “After the Sunburn Tour” at the Ritz

Well this is a first for me. Actually two. I was the ONLY photographer to shoot the Kip Moore show and the opening acts did not allow photos. So I will say nothing of the opening acts because they didn’t want media coverage. So thank you Kip for caring for your fans!  “After the Sunburn… Read More ›

NCT's home-grown production of In the Heights runs Oct. 16-21 (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

NCT’s Joyfully Staged In the Heights Features Soaring Vocals and Intricate Choreography

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the master of Broadway rap-battles, would probably appreciate the irony of two of his shows dueling it out in the Triangle theater arena. But luckily for those who were not fortunate enough to win the lottery for tickets to the wildly popular Hamilton, playing Nov. 6-Dec. 2 at the Durham Performing Arts Center,… Read More ›

NCT's home-grown production of In the Heights runs Oct. 16-21 (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

North Carolina Theatre’s In The Heights Is a Heartwarming Crowdpleaser

Ever since Hamilton became a huge hit, no one can stop talking about Lin-Manuel Miranda, the mastermind behind it. However, before that show, he wrote the music and lyrics to In the Heights, which takes an in-depth look at three important days in the lives of those living within a small, mostly Hispanic neighborhood in… Read More ›

NCT's home-grown production of In the Heights runs Oct. 16-21 (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Gorgeous Sets and Outstanding Voices Make In the Heights at NCT a Feast for the Eye and Ear

This North Carolina Theatre‘s production of In the Heights comes to us from Lin-Manuel Miranda, the man-of-the-moment and Broadway darling responsible for the smash Broadway hit Hamilton. That show is apparently sold out on Broadway for the next few years, or thereabouts. While the touring production of Hamilton will play the Durham Performing Arts CenterRead More ›