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North Carolina Theatre Conservatory’s Pippin Is Delightful, Vibrant, and Fun

Ever since it first opened on Broadway in 1972, the extravaganza that is Pippin has been known for its vibrancy, life, and charm. And, what better way to perfectly embody these characteristics than to cast the show with a host of talented young actors? That is exactly what North Carolina Theatre has done. As the… Read More ›

The First National Tour of If/Then, playing May 25-29 at the Durham Performing Arts Center, stars (from center) Tamyra Gray, Jackie Burns (white dress), and Matthew Hydzik, plus Anthony Rapp (far right) and English Bernhardt (fourth from right) (photo by Joan Marcus)

On May 24-29 at DPAC, Raleigh’s English Bernhardt Will Join Two Veterans of If/Then on Broadway

Raleigh’s own English Bernhardt will join Jackie Burns and Anthony Rapp, two original Broadway cast members of If/Then, on May 24-29 at the Durham Performing Arts Center, as part of DPAC‘s SunTrust Broadway Series. Burns, who was a standby for 2014 Tony Award® nominee Idina Menzel — who won the 2004 Tony for Best Actress… Read More ›

"Crazy for You" stars Carly Grissom and Joshua Keen (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

The North Carolina Theatre Conservatory’s STAS Production of “Crazy for You” Is Dazzling

Performing last night for the first time in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh, students from the North Carolina Theatre Conservatory’s Master Summer Theatre Arts School (STAS) presented a dazzling production of Crazy for You, the Tony Award®-winning 1992 adaptation of the 1930 George and… Read More ›

"Crazy for You" stars Carly Grissom and Joshua Keen (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

“Crazy for You” Combines Glorious Gershwin Tunes with the Knee-Slapping Comedy of Ken Ludwig

The North Carolina Theatre Conservatory will stage Crazy for You on Aug. 14-16 in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh, NC. The award-winning 1992 Broadway and 1993 West End musical features music by George Gershwin (1898-1937), lyrics by Ira Gershwin (1896-1983), and a book… Read More ›

North Carolina Theatre Conservatory Students Tackle 2008 Tony® Winner “In the Heights” on Aug. 8-11

The North Carolina Theatre Conservatory Master Summer Theatre Arts School will present a youth-theater production of the Tony Award®-winning 2007 Off-Broadway and 2008 Broadway musical In the Heights, directed and choreographed by dance department head Tito Hernandez, on Aug. 8-11 3043 Barrow Dr. in north Raleigh, NC. Originally conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the show features… Read More ›