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North Carolina Theatre and Broadway Series South’s 2014-15 Season Mixes Modern Tales with Everlasting Classics

The 14/15 season moves from timeless to modern and promises something for everyone!

The cast includes (from left) Mary Elisabeth Hirsh as Mabel, Jim Burnette as The Pirate King, Stuart Albert as Major-General Stanley, Elizabeth A. Clark as Ruth, and Kenny Cruz (photo by Joe Cohn)

Sail Ho Ho Ho: Durham Savoyards Delight with Gilbert & Sullivan’s “The Pirates of Penzance”

The Durham Savoyards, Ltd. are celebrating their Golden Anniversary this year as the Triangle’s foremost purveyor of jaunty Gilbert & Sullivan comic operettas. Their latest contribution to the Triangle theater scene is a rollicking rendition of The Pirates of Penzance, or The Slave of Duty, which had its world premiere in December 1879 in New… Read More ›