Mike Wiley and Howard L. Craft’s Peace of Clay at Theatre Raleigh Is Nothing Short of Phenomenal!

Theatre Raleigh will stage Mike Wiley and Howard L. Craft's Peace of Clay on Sept. 22-26 and Sept. 29-Oct. 3

Q: How can you maximize the experience of attending the world premiere of an outstanding, exceptionally well-performed play, penned by local playwrights and performed by local talent? A: Make sure the play in question is Peace of Clay, written by Mike Wiley and Howard L. Craft’s and directed by Aurelia Belfield, and that it features… Continue reading Mike Wiley and Howard L. Craft’s Peace of Clay at Theatre Raleigh Is Nothing Short of Phenomenal!

Theatre Raleigh’s Fun Home Is Moving, Profound, and Incredibly Intimate

Fun Home is a deeply personal, moving musical based on Alison Bechdel’s graphic memoir and adapted for the stage by Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori. Thus, it’s only fitting that Theatre Raleigh, in its new, intimate space, would be the first to stage a local production. And, while this musical is profoundly affecting regardless of… Continue reading Theatre Raleigh’s Fun Home Is Moving, Profound, and Incredibly Intimate

Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What a Night! Is Pure Delight

Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What A Night! has become somewhat of a local tradition. And, this year’s production- one of the first in the area to take place on a live stage since COVID- does not disappoint. Directed and choreographed by Lauren Kennedy Brady, this mash-up of medleys, performed by some of the area’s most promising… Continue reading Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What a Night! Is Pure Delight

Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What a (Holy) Night!
Is a Delectable Christmas Confection

Theatre Raleigh's Oh What a (Holy) Night! cast includes (left to right) Destiny Diamond, Melvin Gray Jr., Cassidy Hamilton, Jacob Barton, Supriya Jaya, and Gerard Williams (photo by Lauren Kennedy Brady)

If the hustle and bustle of the holidays has you stressed out this year, don’t despair! Theatre Raleigh has concocted a delectable Christmas confection certain to get you into the spirit of the season. Oh What a (Holy) Night! is a delightful evening of top-notch musical performances by a small yet diverse cast of talented… Continue reading Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What a (Holy) Night!
Is a Delectable Christmas Confection

Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What a (Holy) Night! on Dec. 19-22 Is a Breezy Christmas Concert

The cast includes (top left to right) Jacob Barton, Destiny Diamond, Melvin Gray Jr., Gerard M. Williams, and Supriya Jaya and (bottom) Cassidy Hamilton (photo by Lauren Kennedy Brady)

If you are looking for a great way to spend a few hours this weekend, getting your Christmas groove on, then I implore you to head to the cozy Kennedy Theatre at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh, NC. Theatre Raleigh’s yuletide revue, Oh What a (Holy) Night!, is an absolutely… Continue reading Theatre Raleigh’s Oh What a (Holy) Night! on Dec. 19-22 Is a Breezy Christmas Concert