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Raleigh Little Theatre will stage Junie B. Jones: The Musical, with music by Zina Goldrich and book and lyrics by Marcy Heisler, on Feb. 15-17 and 21-24 and Feb. 28-March 3 in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre

RLT’s Junie B. Jones Is as Happy as a First- Grader with a Brand-New Box of Crayons

Raleigh Little Theatre’s production of Junie B. Jones: The Musical, adapted from the beloved series of children’s books written by Barbara Park, with music by Zina Goldrich and book and lyrics by Marcy Heisler, is off to a great start. Because of popular demand, five more shows have been added to the performance schedule, which… Read More ›

Raleigh Little Theatre will stage its 35th annual production of Cinderella on Nov. 30-Dec. 16

Festive, Hilarious, Modern, and Altogether Magical, RLT’s Cinderella Is a Delight

Raleigh Little Theatre’s Nov. 30th opening-night performance of Cinderella enchanted RLT patrons of all ages with its festive, hilarious, cleverly modern, and altogether magical rendition of the classic fairy tale. This RLT holiday tradition for 35 years once again delighted families as it kicked off the Christmas season to a packed house, this time under… Read More ›

RLT's rendition of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe has been extended a week -- through Nov. 1-4

RLT’s The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Is Quite Enjoyable and Truly Memorable

The opening-weekend Sunday-matinee performance of Joseph Robinette’s 1989 dramatization of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe enchanted patrons of all ages as the Raleigh Little Theatre brought C.S. Lewis’ magical 1950 fantasy novel vividly to life. The incredibly talented cast not only led the audience on an exciting adventure through the land of Narnia,… Read More ›

Raleigh Little Theatre will stage Lauren Gunderson's The Revolutionists, directed by Amy White, on Oct. 4-7 and 11-14 in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre (photo by Areon Mobasher)

Sets, Costumes, Acting, and the Script Make RLT’s The Revolutionists a Must-See Show

“It is the struggles of those who have come before us that make us able to continue the struggle today.” So says Sara Thompson, dramaturg for Lauren Gunderson’s The Revolutionists, now playing at Raleigh Little Theatre’s, under the direction of Amy White. Thompson also reminds us that history is written by the victors, something to… Read More ›

Raleigh Little Theatre will stage Lauren Gunderson's The Revolutionists, directed by Amy White, on Oct. 4-7 and 11-14 in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre (photo by Areon Mobasher)

The Revolutionists at RLT Praises Four Unsung Heroines of the Bloody French Revolution

Imagine dropping into the salon of 18th century French feminist playwright Olympe de Gouges (1748-93) during the French Revolution (1789-99). King Louis XVI (1754-93) has been dethroned and beheaded, and Queen Marie Antoinette (1755-93) (of “Let them eat cake” fame) has been imprisoned. The leader of the revolution, Jean-Paul Marat, has himself become a despot,… Read More ›