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Sonorous Road’s Open Doors 10-Minute Play Festival Delivers Laughs, Tears, Interpersonal Insights, and Social Commentary

The Third Annual Open Doors Short Play Festival opened last Friday night at the Sonorous Road Theatre & Film Studio to a packed house. Whether it was the palpable energy in the audience or the bass thudding at the quinceaƱera next door, everyone was in high spirits; and despite the background noise (an unavoidable factor… Read More ›

Open Doors Short-Play Festival Showcases the Work of Local Dramatists, Directors, and Actors

On Sept. 7-9 and 14-16, Sonorous Road Theatre & Film Studio is staging its Third Annual Open Doors Short Play Festival, which showcases the work of local directors, local writers, and local actors. We’ve got a great pool of talent in our area, and events like this allow them all to shine. There were lots… Read More ›

PlaySlam! on Oct. 1st at The ArtsCenter Was Part Theater, Part Competition, and All Fun

The 14th Annual PlaySlam!, presented by on Oct. 1st at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro by OdysseyStage Theater and the Playwrights Roundtable, was a combination of theater and spectator sport. It consisted of 26 original stories in the form of three-minute plays — plays written by 13 local playwrights, selected from a wide field of submissions…. Read More ›

The Playwrights Roundtable presented its annual "PlaySlam" short-play competition at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19th, at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro

The Bases Were Loaded and “PlaySlam!” Was a Grand Slam for The ArtsCenter in Carrboro!

There is something wonderful about a short story. The author has to convey the storyline with precision and an economy of language that must be daunting. They either grab their audience quickly, or they lose them just as fast. PlaySlam!, presented last Saturday night at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro by the Playwrights Roundtable, challenged over… Read More ›