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Sonny Kelly’s Solo for StreetSigns, The Talk, Is a Special Show with an Important Message

Bull dogs are marvelous creatures, loyal and loving companions that can prove to be relentless once they get something in their teeth. In this way, Bull Dog Ensemble Theater well lives up to its moniker with the bold presentation of The Talk, co-produced with StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance, in association with the University… Read More ›

Sonny Kelly Is Amazing in The Talk: Do Not Miss It!

The Talk is a one-man (20-or-so-character) show, written and performed by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill graduate student Sonny Kelly and directed by UNC artist-in-residence Joseph Megel, and co-produced the StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance and the Bull Dog Ensemble Theater, in association with the UNC Department of Communication. Playing two more… Read More ›

Walt Disney (Derrick Ivey) describes his vision of a future utopia (photo by Alan Dehmer)

Lucas Hnath’s The Death of Walt Disney at Manbites Dog Theater Is Splendidly Bizarre

“I’m Walt Disney. This is a screenplay I wrote. It’s about me.” Manbites Dog Theater’s production of A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney, presented in association with StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance, is not what it says it is. It is, in fact, a fictional play in… Read More ›

StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance will present "If My Feet Have Lost the Ground," a new puppetry performance created and directed by Torry Bend, on Oct. 16-18 and 24-26 and Oct. 29-Nov. 1 at Manbites Dog Theater in Durham

Torry Bend’s “If My Feet Have Lost the Ground” Is Unusual and Fascinating Theater at Manbites Dog

Torry Bend’s If My Feet Have Lost the Ground is a fascinating work of puppetry and technology that speaks to the heart. The human heart as metaphor for the very core of existence. The current Streetsigns Center for Literature and Performance production, now playing at Manbites Dog Theater in Durham, NC, seems to suggest that… Read More ›