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October 2018 Triangle Theater Calendar

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of October 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.)

Oct. 4: Jaybird O’Berski’s Side-Coach Show, featuring Maxine Eloi, Dana Marks, Kaley Morrison, Will Purpura, and Howard Wood (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at The Pit in Chapel Hill).

Oct. 4-7, 11-14: Curve of Departure (Bulldog Ensemble Theater at The Fruit [Durham Fruit & Produce Co.] in Durham). Benrud Review.

Oct. 4-7, 11-14: The Revolutionists (Raleigh Little Theatre in RLT‘s Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre). Potter Preview. Keravuori and Galle Review. Vesper Review.

Oct. 5: Histeria de Venezuela, with with Emilio Lovera and Laureano Márquez (Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Oct. 5-6: Schaubühne Berlin in An Enemy of the People (Carolina Performing Arts in Memorial Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Oct. 5-6: The Naked Magicians (Durham Performing Arts Center). Noel Review.

Oct. 5-7: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Cary Players at the Cary Arts Center in Cary).

Oct. 5-7: Tracy Letts’ Staged Reading Series: Killer Joe (fundraiser for Sonorous Road Repertory Company) (Sonorous Road Theatre & Film Studio in Raleigh).

Oct. 5-7: Perfect Wedding (Peak Ensemble Players at the Halle Cultural Arts Center of Apex). Holder and Benrud Review.

Oct. 5-7: Sister Act (N.C.Central University Theatre in University Theatre in the Farrison-Newton Communications Building in Durham).

Oct. 5-7, 11-14, 19-21: It Is Done (Theatre in the Park in the Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre in Raleigh).

Oct. 5-7, 11-14, 19-21: The Adventures of Peter Rabbit and His Friends (Theatre Raleigh’s Family Series in the Kennedy Theatre in Raleigh).

Oct. 6: The Capitol Steps: Make America Grin Again (Mike Thornton Agency LLC at The Carolina Theatre of Durham).

Oct. 6-8: The Pillowman (The LAB! Theatre in Studio 104 of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art).

Oct. 7: Steal Away (Agape Theatre Project in the PSI Theatre at the Durham Arts Council in Durham).

Oct. 8: 4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince, with the North State Orchestra (TCG Entertainment and Live Nation® Urban at Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh).

Oct. 8: A Paranormal Evening with Alice Cooper (Bob Nocek Presents in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Oct. 10-12, 14, 16-21, 23-28: Skeleton Crew (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). McDowell Preview. Potter Review.

Oct. 11: Bodysnatchers (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at The Pit in Chapel Hill).

Oct. 11: Chris Tucker, with special guest D.L. Hughley (Outback Concerts at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Regency Park in Cary).

Oct. 11: Flip the Script: A Play-in-Progress Workshop (Black Poetry Theatre at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

Oct. 11: Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games, with music by Gerard Fahy (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 11: Pete the Cat (Classic Productions for Students in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Oct. 11-14, 18-21: The Addams Family (Hoof ‘n’ Horn in the von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center in Durham).

Oct. 11-14, 18-21, 25-28: Stuff Happens (Burning Coal Theatre Company in the Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh). Keravuori and Galle Review.

Oct. 11-15: The Language Archive (Kenan Theatre Company in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Oct. 12: Coffee Shop (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at The Pit in Chapel Hill).

Oct. 12: The Monti — Theme: Into the Wild , with storytellers Steve Daugherty, Erica Eason, and Sarah Hughes, plus preshow concert by Katharine Whalen (The Monti and Townsend Bertram & Company at the Forest Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Oct. 12-14, 19-21, 26-28: A Doll’s House, Remodeled, adapted by Aurelia Belfield and JaMeeka Holloway-Burrell from the play by Henrik Ibsen and directed by Holloway-Burrell (The Justice Theater Project at Umstead Park United Church of Christ in Raleigh). Keravuori and Galle Review.

Oct. 13: Kailedoscopia, performed by Antonio Rocha (Town of Cary at the Cary Arts Center, presented as part of the center’s Marvelous Music Family Series).

Oct. 13: I Scare Myself: A Cabaret with Sicko, starring Sicko , Danny Abrams, Jeremy Boomhower, and William Dawson, with special quests Au Claire, Cuquis Robledo, and Curtis Eller. (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at Arcana Lounge in Durham).

Oct. 13: Moses T. Alexander Greene’s Pooled (Deb Royals-Mizerk and Li V Mahob Productions at Hayti Heritage Center in Durham).

Oct. 13: Reclamation 2018 Plays, written by and about Elders of Color (MOJOAA Performing Arts Company at Mordecai Historic Park in Raleigh).

Oct. 14: Rapunzel (Children’s Theatre of Charlotte at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

Oct. 14: Reclamation: Short Plays and Monologues Written by or About Elders of Color (MOJOAA Performing Arts Company at Mordecai Historic Park in Raleigh).

Oct. 14: Super Secret Broadway Show (for Patreon Subscribers only) (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at at a Mysterious Durham Location).

Oct. 16-21: In the Heights (North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). McDowell Preview. Potter Review. Simmons Review. Vesper Review.

Oct. 17: Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live!: 30th Anniversary Tour, featuring Deathstalker II (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 17-21: In the Blood (N.C. State University Theatre in the Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre in NCSU’s Frank Thompson Hall in Raleigh).

Oct. 18: PopUp Broadway: Guys and Dolls (PopUp Chorus at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

Oct. 18-21, 25-28; Nov. 1-4: Ghost: The Musical (Temple Theatre in Sanford). Simmons Review.

Oct. 19: Comedy Night with Kevin McCaffrey & Jesse Jones (The Cary Theater in Cary).

Oct. 19: SuicideGirls: Blackheart Burlesque (SuicideGirls.com in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Oct. 19-20: Family Weekend: Duke University Improv Shows #1 and #2 (Duke University Improv in the R.J. Reynolds Industries Theater on Duke University’s West Campus in Durham).

Oct. 19-20, 26-27: Dearly Departed (The Towne Players (Garner Performing Arts Center in Garner).

Oct. 19-21: Once on This Island Jr. (Applause! Cary Youth Theatre at Cary Arts Center in Cary).

Oct. 19-21, 25-28: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Raleigh Little Theatre in RLT‘s Cantey V. Sutton Theatre).

Oct. 19-21, 25-28, 30-31: Strange City of Edgar Allan Poe: An Immersive Halloween Experience (Sonorous Road Theatre & Film Studio in Raleigh).

Oct. 19-21, 26-28: Good Ol’ Girls (Harnett Regional Theatre at the Stewart Theater in Dunn).

Oct. 20: Kathleen Madigan: Boxed Wine and Bigfoot Tour (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham in Fletcher Hall at The Carolina Theatre).

Oct. 20: No Shame Theatre (No Shame Theatre – Carrboro at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

Oct. 20: Pokey LaFarge, with The Watson Twins (Cat’s Cradle at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

Oct. 21: Vincenzo Bellini’s Norma (North Carolina Opera in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Oct. 22: Broadway Sings for Florence: Hurricane Florence Relief Benefit Concert, featuring Craig Schulman, Lana Gordon, Gary Mauer, Tamra Hayden, and Lawrence Clayton (Show ‘N Tell Ministries in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh). Potter Preview.

Oct. 24: The Tenors: Fan Favorites Tour (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham at The Carolina Theatre).

Oct. 25: Neal Brennan: Here We Go the Tour (Bob Nocek Presents in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

Oct. 26: Paula Poundstone (Bob Nocek Presents in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

Oct. 26: A Walk in the Dark (adult version) (Seed Art Share at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh).

Oct. 26: wellRED Comedy Tour: From Dixie with Love, starring Trae Crowder (The Liberal Redneck), Drew Morgan, and Corey Ryan Forrester (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham at The Carolina Theatre).

Oct. 26-27: The Rocky Horror Show (Theatre Raleigh at the Koka Booth Amphitheater in Regency Park in Cary).

Oct. 26-27: Brian Harnetty in Shawnee, Ohio (Duke Performances in the von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center in Durham).

Oct. 26-28: Andrew Lloyd Webber on Broadway, starring Jennifer Beth Mintzer, Matt Leisy, and Gay Willis (Sandhills Repertory Theatre in the Hannah Center Theatre at The O’Neal School in Southern Pines).

Oct. 26-28: Zero Headspace 2018 (Theatre in the Park in the Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre in Raleigh).

Oct. 26-28; Nov. 2-4: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson).

Oct. 26-28; Nov. 2-4, 9-11: Next to Normal (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre in Raleigh).

Oct. 27: The Choir of Man (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Oct. 27: Transactors Improv: The Spooky Show (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

Oct. 27: A Walk in the Dark (family version) (Seed Art Share at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh).

Oct. 28: David Feherty: Live Off Tour (Jones Entertainment Group in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).

Oct. 30: The Monti StorySLAM — Theme: Fear! (The Monti at the Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Oct. 30: Rumours of Fleetwood Mac: The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute Show (Durham Performing Arts Center).

CALENDAR EDITOR:

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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