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Jerome Davis stars in "St. Nicholas" (photo by Right Image Photography, Inc.)

Spellbinding “St. Nicholas” Is Sheer Theatrical Magic

Once again staged with style and wit by New York director Randolph Curtis Rand and performed with great panache — and a knowing wink — by Burning Coal artistic director Jerome Davis, “St. Nicholas” is an exquisite one-of-a-kind edge-of-your-seat theatrical experience like nothing else that this critic has witnessed in more than 40 years of reviewing.

Jerome Davis stars as a theater critic with a tale to tell in "St. Nicholas" (photo by Right Image Photography, Inc.)

Burning Coal Director Randy Rand and Actor Jerry Davis Reprise Their Roles in “St. Nicholas” by Conor McPherson

Burning Coal Theatre Company guest director Randolph Curtis Rand and actor Jerome Davis will reprise their critically acclaimed roles in “St. Nicholas,” a delightfully devilish one-man show by Dublin-born award-winning Irish playwright, screenwriter, and director Conor McPherson (The Weir and The Seafarer), on Nov. 4-7, 11-14, and 18-21 in Burning Coal Theatre at the Murphey School in the historic Oakwood Section of downtown Raleigh, NC.

Burning Coal’s Production of To Kill a Mockingbird Is Fab-u-lous

Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s current production of “To Kill a Mockingbird” is simply fab-u-lous. Dynamic staging by guest director Randolph Curtis Rand and ingenious double casting of many roles — color-blind and gender-neutral double casting, in some instances — pours gasoline on the fire of Christopher Sergel’s incendiary 1990 stage adaptation of Harper Lee’s 1961 Pulitzer Prize-winning 1960 Southern Gothic novel about racial injustice in the fictional town of Maycomb, AL, circa 1933-35.

The Seafarer | Feb 4 – 21

Burning Coal Theatre Company of Raleigh, NC will present Conor McPherson’s The Seafarer February 4 – 21, 2010 at Meymandi Theatre at the Murphey School, 224 Polk Street, Raleigh.  Performances are Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 pm and Sundays at 2 pm. Tickets are $20 or $15 for students, Seniors and Active Military.  Thursday tickets… Read More ›