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Month: October 2019

Fast-Paced, Upbeat Be More Chill at NRACT Has Spectacular Dance Numbers and Lots of Laughs

North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre’s mission includes bringing “a unique perspective to the theatre community by producing provocative, challenging, and inspirational theatre,” and they have hit the mark again with Be More Chill, a brand-new, energetic, modernistic fantasy musical, fresh from its March 10-Aug. 11, 2019 Broadway run. Directed by Jesse R. Gephart, with… Read More ›

November 2019 Triangle Dance Calendar

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

Illuminated Dresses at Burning Coal Is Interesting, Moving, and Enlightening

It is always very gratifying (as well as illuminating) to hear another person “speak from the heart.” Debra Kaufman and OdysseyStage’s production of Illuminated Dresses, currently playing in Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh, NC, offers the rare opportunity to witness more than a dozen individual women as they delve into the… Read More ›

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown at Raleigh Little Theatre Is a Fast, Fun, Upbeat Opportunity to Reunite with the Peanuts Gang

It’s always fun to see old friends! It’s especially fun to discover that they can sing and dance. And Raleigh Little Theatre’s production of Clark Gesner’s 1967 Off-Broadway, 1968 West End, and 1971 Broadway musical You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown affords a fast, fun, and upbeat opportunity to have such a reunion as well… Read More ›

PlayMakers Rep Milks Some Hearty Chuckles, and Maybe a Tear or Two, from Dairyland

PlayMakers Repertory Company’s world premiere of Dairyland, a comedy written by Heidi Armbruster and directed by PlayMakers‘ producing artistic director Vivienne Benesch, is all about Allie, a NYC food critic who is searching to find authenticity in a world of online dating, journalistic infighting, and over-hyped media. As she struggles to cope, her journey takes… Read More ›