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De Profundis, adapted by Brian Mertes (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill, presented as part of PRC2). A Wild Ride Fueled by Wilde’s Incendiary Letter Inspired by Oscar Wilde’s visceral “Letter from Reading Gaol,” explosive theatre makers Brian Mertes and Jim Findlay invite audiences into the artistic transformation of… Read More ›

by Matthew Lopez January 13 – 29, 2017 Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre (General Admission Seating) Part of the 2016-2017 City Series. Historical drama. The Civil War is over. Throughout the South, slaves are being freed and soldiers are returning home. In one home, the annual celebration of Passover is celebrated by a young Confederate officer, who… Read More ›

Elvis Lives, featuring winners from Elvis Presley Enterprises’ worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest (Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). Elvis Lives is an unforgettable multi-media and live musical journey across Elvis’ life. The show is narrated by Elvis himself, in his own voice and words, through restored footage direct from the Graceland Archives. Elvis Lives celebrates the… Read More ›

Jan. 20-22, 24-29: Always… Patsy Cline, starring Sally Struthers and Carter Calvert (North Carolina Theatre in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh). Starring Sally Struthers and Carter Calvert Country has never had it so good! ALWAYS… PATSY CLINE is complete with down home country humor and real emotion.  It’s the true story of an unlikely… Read More ›

Intimate Apparel (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). Mending a life unraveling at the seams Esther sews elegant intimates for high society and fallen women alike, fashioning an independent path in her search for love and respect. A compelling look at the joys and sorrows of an African- American seamstress… Read More ›

When a newborn child is found dead in a convent, a court psychiatrist must determine whether the nun accused of the crime is mentally fit to stand trial, with the question of the father’s identity hanging in the balance. Forest Moon Theater is pleased to bring this Tony Award-winning play to the Renaissance Centre in… Read More ›

V-Day Raleigh 2017 Fights Domestic Violence in NC With A Benefit Reading of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES by Eve Ensler to help InterAct of Wake County Organized & Directed by Alex Matsuo On February 27th and 28th, at 7:30pm, V-Day Raleigh will present a two-night only benefit reading of Eve Ensler’s award winning play The Vagina… Read More ›

CHAPEL HILL, NC- Awe-inspiring puppet troupe, Paperhand Puppet Intervention, returns August 4 with their 18th annual theatrical giant puppet pageant spectacle for all ages, OF WINGS AND FEET! Their annual original show is fantastically brought to life using gigantic puppets, elaborate masks, stilt walkers, multi person marionettes, shadows, and illuminated puppets. The troupe weaves a… Read More ›