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Theatre Raleigh’s The Bridges of Madison County Is Captivating from Start to Finish

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August 9, 2019

No matter how familiar you might be with the story told by The Bridges of Madison County, you will enjoy Theatre Raleigh’s current production, directed by Lauren Kennedy Brady, with musical direction by Nathan Thomas, in Raleigh, NC’s Kennedy Theatre. I suspect most theatergoers are quite familiar with the story. Robert James Waller’s 1992 novel… Read More ›

Theatre Raleigh’s The Bridges of Madison County Is a Timeless, Well-Told Love Story

Based on the novel of the same name, Marsha Norman’s The Bridges of Madison County, onstage now through Theatre Raleigh and under the direction of Lauren Kennedy Brady, is a bittersweet love story that strikes a chord with any viewer who has ever been in love at the wrong time. Rebecca Leigh Johnson’s rustic set… Read More ›

On July 25th, Noir at the Bar Hillsborough Provided a Showcase for Crime Writers

Settle down. Have a drink. And listen up. You’ll be glad you did. We’ve all heard of film noir, that genre of Hollywood crime movies from the 1940’s and 1950’s with the dark, brooding protagonist, the cynical attitudes, and the sexual motivations. But have you experienced noir fiction? And are you ready for Noir at… Read More ›

HRT’s Frozen Jr. Tells a Chilly Story in a Warm Way

The young participants in Harnett Regional Theatre’s summer workshop are bringing Disney to life with their production of Frozen Jr., directed by Leanne Bernard. The story, based closely on the smash-hit 2013 film, follows sisters, Anna and Elsa. Elsa has destructive powers she can’t control, powers that have caused the once-close sisters to have a… Read More ›

NC Theatre’s Production Proves Annie’s Still Got It!

Everyone’s favorite pint-sized redhead is back on stage in NC Theatre’s production of Annie. This beloved musical is brought to life beautifully through Eric Woodall’s skilled direction, awesome lighting effects, amazing painted backdrops, and a charismatic cast that makes the joy and hope imbued in the story come bubbling to the surface. The show opens,… Read More ›