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Rock of Ages at Koka Booth in Cary Is Caught in Between Musical Theater and Rock Concert

It was a comfortable 72 degrees last evening in North Carolina, and I’m sliding my way to my second-row seat — Mountain Dew in one hand, funnel cake in the other. The sun set as both lawn chairs and beer cans are popped open in anticipation of a raucous night of rock music. From the… Read More ›

Glam Metal Hits from the 1980s Propel Rock of Ages into the Jukebox-Musical Stratosphere

For four high-octane outdoor performances on Sept. 7-10, Glam metal hits from the 1980s will propel Theatre Raleigh and the Koka Booth Amphitheatre’s joint presentation of the blockbuster 2005 Los Angeles, 2006 Las Vegas, 2008 Off-Broadway, 2009 Broadway, and 2011 West End jukebox musical Rock of Ages into musical stratosphere. This local production of Rock… Read More ›

Outback Concerts presented Russell Peters' Almost Famous World Tour at 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 21st at Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park in Cary

Russell Peters’ Almost Famous World Tour May 21st at Koka Booth Was Crowd-Pleasing Comedy!

Saturday evening, May 21st, was a little chilly at Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park in Cary. There was a constant drizzle, but nobody’s spirits were dampened. A huge crowd had turned out to be entertained by Outback Concerts’ presentation of Russell Peters’ 2016 Almost Famous World Tour, and nobody was disappointed; everybody kept laughing… Read More ›

The N.C. Symphony performed "An Evening of Broadway" June 19th in Booth Amphitheatre

How to Dampen “An Evening of Broadway” with the N.C. Symphony in Three Easy Steps

If you’ve read any of the reviews Kurt Benrud and I have done, you know that Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary is one of our favorite places to hear music. It’s natural, wooded setting on a small pond is intimate, relaxing, and a perfect size for a concert. They let you bring food and wine,… Read More ›

The North Carolina Opera presented "Opera in the Pines" on May 9th in Cary's Koka Booth Amphitheatre

North Carolina Opera’s May 9th “Opera in the Pines” Concert at Koka Booth Amphitheatre Was Stellar

Okay, we’ll admit that we come to this review with a certain level of bias. We love Koka Booth Amphitheatre at Regency Park in Cary, NC. It is simply one of the best venues in the Triangle to hear live music. It’s the perfect balance of space, ambiance, and acoustics. You are outside under a… Read More ›