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Good Goings with The Goo Goo Dolls

The Goo Goo Dolls rocked the city Saturday night at Raleigh’s Red Hat Amphitheater. Having 1st seen them live at the very same venue back in 2011, their performances still gives me butterflies. As the lyrics to their 2013 song “Rebel Beat” goes: “There’s no worries, there’s no care, feel the sounds that’s everywhere.” That… Read More ›

No rain on Gavin’s parade

An early onset of drizzle during the opening acts played no factor Friday night in the kickoff concert of the weekend Rock n Roll Marathon Series, operated by the City of Raleigh and presented by WRAL. “I don’t want to be anything other than me” sang the crowd of the Red Hat Amphitheater in chorus with show headliner,… Read More ›

On Sept. 18th and 19th, the North Carolina Symphony, the North Carolina Master Chorale, the Raleigh Boychoir, and the North Carolina Boys Choir performed all of Howard Shore's Oscar®-winning score for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" live at Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh

Local Talent Performs the “Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring” Soundtrack Live

A few seasons ago, I mentioned to a local artistic director that a concert production of Sweeney Todd by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler, performed in Raleigh’s Red Hat Amphitheater and backed by the North Carolina Symphony, would be a sure-fire hit. While that production never came to fruition (and now can’t happen for some… Read More ›

Idina Does Red Hat

Seeing an artist live is generally an exhilarating experience. In the grand pantheon of the musical-theater world, there are The Divas: Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Chita Rivera, and the late Elaine Stritch and Ethel Merman, just to name a few. Headliners. If the show doesn’t draw the crowd, the leading lady will. In the late… Read More ›

The "Idina Menzel World Tour" played Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh on Wednesday, July 22nd (photo by Robin Wong)

Broadway Star Idina Menzel Will Twinkle on July 22nd in Raleigh’s Red Hat Amphitheater

Award-winning Broadway and movie star Idina Menzel will twinkle brightly, starting at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 22nd, in Raleigh’s Red Hat Amphitheater, when Live Nation Entertainment® presents the nearly 40-city Idina Menzel World Tour. Menzel won the 2004 Tony Award® for Best Actress in a Musical for originating the role of Elphaba Thropp, the… Read More ›

The 90’s ARE all that as Dashboard Confessional & Third Eye Blind will attest

Alt met Emo as two of the biggest acts from the late 90’s/early 00’s joined together for a co-headlining extravaganza Tuesday night at Raleigh’s Red Hat Amphitheater. Roots rock band Augustana started off the show, playing to the crowd by swapping out the names and places referenced in their songs with the city of Raleigh…. Read More ›