Raleigh Little Theatre’s Outdoor Production of Beehive Is a Feast for the Ear and the Eye

The RLT cast for Beehive includes (from left) Rose Higgins, Kimberly Genna Bryant, Angelica Bridges, Natalie Turgeon, Jessica Landwehr, and Natasha Gore (photo by Elizabeth Newton)

As if it could get any hotter, Raleigh Little Theatre heats up the night with Beehive: The 60’s Musical. Six amazing ladies brought the global warming to the Louise “Scottie” Stephenson Amphitheatre on the opening-night performance on Thursday, Aug. 12th. The show, created by Larry Gallagher, is a musical revue of songs from the 1960’s… Continue reading Raleigh Little Theatre’s Outdoor Production of Beehive Is a Feast for the Ear and the Eye

Common Ground Theatre Showcases New Solo Works by Katja Hill and Lormarev Jones

Advertised as two works-in-progress, the latest offering at the Common Ground Theatre in Durham is entitled Rough Draft: A Night of New Solos. The two one-act plays performed by their female playwrights, Lormarev Jones and Katja Hill, are as different as the women themselves. With minimal sets, the actress-playwrights presented their works to a small,… Continue reading Common Ground Theatre Showcases New Solo Works by Katja Hill and Lormarev Jones

Oh the Humanity, and other exclamations Falls Flat

Life is hard and lonely for everyone. We all feel desperate sometimes. We all die. These are all messages central to Will Eno’s collection of five short plays appropriately titled Oh the Humanity, and other exclamations. While there is nothing really wrong with Manbites Dog Theater Company’s presentation of the play, there isn’t much to… Continue reading Oh the Humanity, and other exclamations Falls Flat