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June 2019 Triangle Theater Calendar

DPAC will present <em>Cats</em>, with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics adapted from T.S. Eliot's <em>Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats</em>, on June 4-9

The Durham Performing Arts Center will present eight performances of Cats, with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and book and lyrics adapted from T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, on June 4-9

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of June 2019. 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.)

June 1: Dar He: The Story of Emmett Till, written and performed by Mike Wiley (North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh).

June 1: Enparejados el Show, starring Consuelo Duval and Adrián Uribe (Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).

June 1: The Savannah Sipping Society (Neuse Little Theatre at “The Hut” [former American Legion Hut] in Smithfield).

June 1-2: Helvetica (One Song Productions at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

June 1-2: The Legend of Georgia McBride, featuring Matthew Hager as Casey and David Henderson as Miss Tracy Mills and directed by Susannah Hough (Honest Pint Theatre Company in the Leggett Theater in Main Building at William Peace University in Raleigh). Simmons Review.

June 1-2: Sitting Pretty: A Live Radio Play (OdysseyStage Theatre at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

June 1-2, 6-9: White (Bulldog Ensemble Theater at The Fruit [Durham Fruit and Produce Company] in Durham). Vesper and Benrud Review.

June 1-2, 6-9, 13-16: Pippin (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre in Raleigh). Langley Review.

June 1-2, 6-9, 14-16: Go Back for Murder (N.C. State University Theatre in the Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre in NCSU’s Frank Thompson Hall in Raleigh, presented as part of TheatreFest 2019). Benrud Review.

June 2: Duty, an original play by Tim Stevens (Show N Tell Ministries at the Aversboro Baptist Church in Garner).

June 4-9: Cats (Durham Performing Arts Center’s 2018-19 SunTrust Broadway Series). Langley Review. Potter Review.

June 5-9, 12-16: Junk (Theatre Raleigh in the Kennedy Theatre in Raleigh, presented as part of Theatre Raleigh‘s 2019 Summer Series). Benrud Review. Potter Review. Simmons Review.

June 6-8: Harold and Maude (Stageworks Theatre of Holly Springs in the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs). Benrud Review.

June 7-9, 14-16, 21-23: Caroline, or Change (The Justice Theater Project at the Umstead Park United Church of Christ in Raleigh). Simmons Review.

June 7-9, 14-16, 21-23: Gay Card (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre in Raleigh). Langley Review. Potter Review.

June 7-9, 13-16, 21-23: Of Good Stock (Theatre in the Park in the Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre in Raleigh). Vesper Review.

June 8: West Side/Latin Side: Kenton and Bernstein on Fire (Heart of Carolina Jazz Orchestra at the Temple Theatre of Sanford).

June 13-15: Harold and Maude (Stageworks Theatre of Holly Springs in the Fuquay-Varina Arts Center in Fuquay-Varina). Benrud Review.

June 13-15: True West, directed by Jaybird O’Berski and starring Shelby Hahn, Will Purpura, Dan Oliver, and Ellen Hemphill (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at The PIT Chapel Hill).

June 13-16, 20-23: Bright Star (N.C. State University Theatre in the Titmus Theatre in NCSU’s Frank Thompson Hall in Raleigh, presented as part of TheatreFest 2019).

June 14: Comedy Night with Joe Zimmerman and Gilbert Lawand (The Cary Theater in Cary).

June 14: Satisfaction: The Rolling Stones Tribute (WRDU Rockin’ at the Ritz at The Ritz Raleigh).

June 14: Solace & Friends Concert (fundraiser) (Solace Theatre at the Southside Church in Clayton).

June 14-16, 21-23: Soul Man: A Musical Revue (Li V Mahob Productions at the Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School in Raleigh).

June 14-16, 21-23: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Forest Moon Theater at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts in Wake Forest).

June 15: The Monti: Sh*t Hits the Fan, featuring storytellers Cassandra Rowe, Jordan Ford, Tiffany Okafor, Peter Metzner, and Blair Bost (The Monti at The Carolina Theatre of Durham).

June 16: David Engel’s Jedi Academy! (Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

June 19: Happy Dan the Magic Man (Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts in Wake Forest).

June 20-23, 27-30: Churchill’s Shorts: Two Short Plays by Caryl Churchill (Burning Coal Theatre Company and CAM/Raleigh at CAM/Raleigh). Benrud Review.

June 21: Hot Summer Nights (But Not that Hot) Tour with Jen Hatmaker & Heather Land (Durham Performing Arts Center).

June 21: Maria Bamford, with special guest Lauren Faber (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham at The Carolina Theatre).

June 21-23: Frozen Jr. (Session I) (Temple Theatre of Sanford’s Musical Theatre Conservatory).

June 22: The Dinner Detective: Murder-Mystery Dinner Theater (The Dinner Detective at the Sheraton Chapel Hill).

June 22: The Life of the Funeral, written and directed by Jacqueline Woods (Cista Lueeeze’s Brunch House Theatre at the Garner Performing Arts Center in Garner).

June 22: No Shame Theatre (No Shame Theatre – Carrboro at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).

June 20-23, 27-30: Trouble in Mind (Agape Theatre Project in University Theatre at North Carolina Central University in Durham). Benrud Review.

June 26: The 2019 Cantey Awards (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre).

June 26-27: Ali Wong: The Milk & Money Tour (Durham Performing Arts Center).

June 28: Queer Nation: A World Pride Celebration, hosted by Vivica C. Coxx and featuring Chloe Cassidy, Dustin Reams, Jayden James Starr, Naomi Dix, and Stormie Daie, with DJ Gemynii (House of Coxx at The Ritz Raleigh).

June 28: The Ultimate Queen Celebration, starring Marc Martel (Durham Performing Arts Center).

June 28-29: Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr. (Temple Theatre of Sanford’s Junior Musical Theatre Conservatory).

June 28-30: Jurassic Quest (Raleigh Convention Center).

June 29: Hayden Magician (A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

June 29: Summerfest: Broadway’s Greatest Hits, with vocals by Julie Reiber and Rodney Ingram (North Carolina Symphony in the Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Regency Park in Cary).

June 29: 24-Hour Theater: Trilogy of Tarot (Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern at The PIT Chapel Hill).

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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