Triangle Arts and Entertainment – News and Reviews Theatre Dance Music Arts

Tag: Bunny Safron

The An Act of God cast includes (from left) Alison Lawrence, Christopher John Maxwell, and Tom Barbieri

David Javerbaum’s An Act of God at NRACT Is Divine Inspiration at Its Best

Q: What do you call a one-act play in which the central character is God? A: An Act of God. Actors Comedy Lab and North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre have teamed up to create a thoroughly delightful production of David Javerbaum’s An Act of God. Directed by Bunny Safron, this show breezes along, entertaining… Read More ›

The "Visitor from Philadelphia" segment of the Forest Moon Theater's production of California Suite stars (from left) Danny Mullins, Ashley Jones, and Karen Marchuska (photo by David Leone)

Forest Moon Theater’s California Suite Is a "Sweet" Source of Laughs and Smiles

Picture this: In the distant future, archeologists unearth copies of Neil Simon’s work. With only these scripts as artifacts, future historians assume that ours was a society steeped in wit, that lightning-fast banter, seasoned with sarcasm, was the norm of our time. Understandable. But for all the fun and laughter contained in California Suite, that… Read More ›

A Charming But Lightweight Comedy, Mitch Albom’s “And the Winner Is” Is a Pleasant Way to Spend an Evening (or an Afternoon)

Scott Nagel and Colin McNaughton get the laughs rolling as the testosterone twins, Tim Corbett sticks an oily oar in as the wheeler-dealer Teddy.

Mitch Albom’s Offbeat Comedy “And the Winner Is” Skewers Hollywood Egos, the Movie Business, and Marathon Oscar Telecasts

Raleigh Little Theatre and Actors Comedy Lab will jointly produce Mitch Albom’s AND THE WINNER IS, on Sept. 10, 11, 16-19, and 23-26 in RLT‘s Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre. Actors Comedy Lab co-founder Bunny Safron will direct this hilarious offbeat comedy, which skewers Hollywood egos, the movie business, and marathon Oscar telecasts.