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On June 13th, Broadway Voices for NC Will Raise Funds to Fight House Bill 2

At 8 p.m. on Monday, June 13th, The Cutting Room in New York City will present Broadway Voices for NC, an all-star concert to raise fund to combat the pernicious effects of House Bill 2, North Carolina’s infamous “Bathroom Law.” NYC-based Filipino-American model, TED speaker, and activist Geena Rocero will host the event, which will… Read More ›

An All-Star Cast Makes “The Drowsy Chaperone” a Hit

Before this review can proceed, this reviewer has a small confession to make: She is a bit of a Clay Aiken fan-girl, so her review might be somewhat  biased  in his favor. Now that the truth is out in the open, suffice it to say that, even without Aiken’s indomitable presence in his role as… Read More ›

Clay Aiken and Beth Leavel star as the star-struck Man in Chair and the tipsy title character in NCT's robust rendition of "The Drowsy Chaperone" (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Amusing Antics by Clay Aiken, Beth Leavel, & Co. Make “The Drowsy Chaperone” a Must-See Musical

“American Idol” season-two runner-up Clay Aiken wins the hearts and minds of Triangle theatergoers with his pixilated performance as the star-struck Man in Chair in the North Carolina Theatre‘s uproarious rendition of The Drowsy Chaperone, playing now through Sunday in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in the downtown… Read More ›

Clay Aiken stars as Man in Chair

Clay Aiken and Beth Leavel Will Star in NCT’s Production of “The Drowsy Chaperone” on May 7-12

“American Idol” season-two runner-up Clay Aiken and Tony Award®-winning actress Beth Leavel will star in the North Carolina Theatre‘s gala production of The Drowsy Chaperone, directed and choreographed by NCT artistic director Casey Hushion, on May 7-12 in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts (formerly the Progress Energy Center)… Read More ›

NCT will perform "Steel Magnolias" April 20-22 and 24-29 in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater

Beth Leavel and the NCT Cast of “Steel Magnolias” Hit a Homerun with This Sweet, Southern Classic

The Raleigh theatrical landscape is extraordinarily diverse for the continuance of 2012 and into 2013. Companies are pushing their boundaries, enriching their core audiences (while also working to broaden their base and encourage new attendees to purchase a ticket), and enticing new talent to tread their boards. An example of this departure from a theater’s… Read More ›