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BRIT FLOYD-The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show-Immersion World Tour 2017

The hotly anticipated rock event of the year returns, as Brit Floyd brings the music of Pink Floyd to life once again with its lavish new stage show, ‘Immersion World Tour 2017’.

PlayMakers announces casting for ‘Sweeney Todd’

Broadway’s David St. Louis & Annie Golden to head Sondheim musical (Chapel Hill, N.C.—March 4, 2016) PlayMakers Repertory Company announces casting of the lead roles for its upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” to be presented March 30-April 23. David St. Louis will play bloodthirsty barber Sweeney Todd…. Read More ›

Mallarmé Chamber Players Announce Their 2015-16 Concert Season

Durham, NC – The Triangle’s most eclectic chamber music ensemble is once again offering a season of its signature lively and wide-ranging performances. With concerts ranging from Baroque to brand new, Mallarmé Chamber Players creates imaginative collaborations across genres — music, dance, poetry, film — which showcase a variety of North Carolina artists. This year includes… Read More ›

NC Symphony 2015-16 Classical Season starts Sept 25th

The 2015/16 Raleigh Classical Season Begins September 25 Secure Your Seat and Savings Today Subscribers save up to 35% off individual ticket prices for performances in the 2015/16 Raleigh Classical series including Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2, Beethoven’s Triple & Brahms Double Concertos, A Baroque Christmas and a collaboration with the North Carolina Museum of Natural… Read More ›

Full Casting announced for NC Theatre’s July production of BUDDY -THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY

The Buddy Holly Story playing July 21-26 at the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts.

Raleigh Mayor and Husband Announced as Honorary Chairs of First Night Raleigh 2015

Nancy and Ron McFarlane have been announced as this year’s honorary chairs for the annual New Year’s Eve “Out of This World” celebration. RALEIGH, N.C. – Lori Vitale, President of the Artsplosure Board of Directors, today announced that Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane and her husband Ron McFarlane are the honorary chairs for Artsplosure’s 24th presentation… Read More ›

Starring North Carolina! Celebration Features Monthly Film Series, Film Festival and Programs

The exhibit Starring North Carolina! at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh is part of a larger celebration that features a monthly film series, the Longleaf Film Festival and programs for all ages.

Branford Marsalis

North Carolina Symphony Announces 2014/15 Season

Branford Marsalis & Grant Llewellyn
Friday-Saturday, Sept. 19-20, 2014, 8 p.m.

NC Theatre & Broadway Series South Announce Casting for NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT tickets info

NC Theatre & Broadway Series South Announce Casting for Nice Work If You Can Get It

This sparkling, madcap tale combines laughter, romance and high-stepping Broadway magic for an evening bursting with girls, glamour and the glorious songs of Gershwin.

NC Theatre & Broadway Series South announce Nice Work If You Can Get It will join 2014/15 Season Line-up

NC Theatre & Broadway Series South announce Nice Work If You Can Get It will join 2014/15 Season Line-up

Nice Work If You Can Get It is a 1920s-era feel-good musical, complete with extravagant dance numbers, glittering costumes and an unlikely love story between a wealthy playboy and a rough and tumble lady bootlegger.

Immediate Opening for Music Director of “Grey Gardens”

The Justice Theater Project is now hiring a Music Director for the regional premiere of the Tony Award-Winning musical “Grey Gardens”.

“Chicago” Razzle-Dazzles at DPAC

  Durham Performing Arts Center’s production of Chicago opens with a snazzy rendition of “All That Jazz,” featuring knee-swinging choreography re-created by Gary Chryst, sultry costumes by William Ivey Long, and too many beautiful people to count. The fast-paced opening number effectively sets the tone for the rest of this fabulously fun show. Each of… Read More ›

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Band Together and Urban Ministries Partner for the Uninsured

Cary’s Booth Amphitheatre will host the iconic cosmic band the B-52s, along with performances by regional favorite Southern Culture on the Skids of Chapel Hill and Burlington’s BIG Something, winner of the 2012 Band Together Last Band Standing.

PlayMakers introduces open captioned performances

Open captioning lets the audience read along with the play. A screen is visible to the audience, which displays the text of the play as the actors are speaking it. A professional open captioning operator is in the audience, watching the show and scrolling through the text, keeping up with the action on stage.

Richard Vida and Shawna M. Hamic (center) play the light-fingered innkeeper Monsieur Thénardier and his odious wife and partner in crime (photo by Deen van Meer)

Les Fantastiques!: Les Misérables Shatters Records at Progress Energy Center

Blockbuster Show One of Many with Strong Sales

CHINA FORBES TO JOIN PINK MARTINI

Long-time vocalist returns from extended leave of absence to join the band for their upcoming performance at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center on March 30, 2012. China Forbes is once again joining the band after recovering from successful vocal cord surgery last year.

The Cary Players will perform "And Then There Were None" on Feb. 3-5 and 9-12 at the Cary Arts Center in the heart of downtown Cary, NC

Cary Players Will Stage “And Then There Were None,” a Classic Murder Mystery by Dame Agatha Christie

The Cary Players will present a community-theater production of And Then There Were None, a nail-biting 1943 stage adaptation based on the 1939 locked-room murder mystery by Dame Agatha Christie (1890-1976), on Feb. 3-5 and 9-12 at the newly repurposed 390-seat Cary Arts Center (formerly a school) in the heart of downtown Cary, NC. “I… Read More ›

Van Hughes (left) as Johnny and Joshua Kobak as St. Jimmy will cavort with the company of the First National Tour of "American Idiot" Jan. 31-Feb. 5 in Raleigh (photo by Doug Hamilton)

Green Day’s 2009 Punk Rock Opera, “American Idiot,” Really Rocks Raleigh Memorial Auditorium

Tony Award®-winning scenic designer Christine Jones’ splendid multilevel warehouse-interior set for “American Idiot” is festooned with the unblinking eyes of dozens of TVs, punctuating the proceedings with news footage circa 2004, saucy MTV-style video snippets, and live shots of the cast. This show won’t just have Generation Y slackers tapping their feet and dancing in their seats; it has a much broader appeal that even Baby Boomers can appreciate.

Green Day's American Idiot at Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts Memorial Hall

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AMERICAN IDIOT

Casting has been announced for the upcoming national tour of Green Day’s AMERICAN IDIOT, the explosive Broadway hit called “wonderfully raucous” and “emotionally charged” by The New York Times

DPAC CELEBRATES THREE MONUMENTAL YEARS ON WEDNESDAY EVENING

Since November 2008, DPAC has greeted over 1 million guests with the help of SunTrust Broadway at DPAC; where the best direct from New York Broadway hits continue to grace the stage.

MALLARMÉ CHAMBER PLAYERS 2011-12 SUNDAY CONCERT SERIES

Mallarmé Chamber Players celebrates its 28th season of performances with an impressive offering of classic and contemporary repertoire, carefully selected to represent the multi-faceted landscape of chamber music for their Sunday Afternoon Concert Series.

Emanuel Gat Dance: Being, not seeming

Ten dancers dressed in plain clothes, as if they’ve just walked in off the street, walk purposefully onto the stage and begin to dance.  When they enter the house lights are still up, but they darken as the white-noise music composed by artistic director Emanuel Gat becomes audible. Emanuel Gat Dance is making their US… Read More ›

TRIAD STAGE ANNOUNCES THE 2011-2012 UPSTAGE CABARET SEASON

The underground theater space residing four stories above Elm Street is back for another season of entertainment on the edge.

Donovan Jacquelyn in Hello Dolly at NC Theatre

SO LONG, CYBILL! HELLO, DOLLY! MUST GO ON AS ACTRESS SUSTAINS INJURY

North Carolina Theatre, the region’s premier producer of professional Broadway musical revivals has announced that Cybill Shepherd was diagnosed with a tibial plateau fracture and a severe ankle sprain after she mistook the last step on a staircase and fell. After receiving medical treatment and diagnosis, Ms. Shepherd realized she would not be able to perform in Hello, Dolly!

NC Opera Season Announced

We’re thrilled to announce our exciting 2011-2012 season!
Season subscriptions are also on sale now!

“Cinderella” Returns to RLT | Dec 10-19

Raleigh Little Theatre proves again that dreams really can come true. The beautiful lass-who-lost-her-slipper makes her 27th annual appearance in hopes of finding her Prince Charming. Performed at the RLT Sutton Main Stage Theatre.

Mark Ballas will partner with Giselle Peacock in "Burn the Floor"

December 2010 Theater Calendar

Dec. 1-5: “Burn the Floor: Ballroom Reinvented,” starring Mark Ballas with Giselle Peacock (Broadway Series South in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). Dec. 1-5: “Inspecting Carol” (University Theatre at N.C. State in Titmus Theatre in Frank Thompson Hall). Dec. 1-5, 7-12, 14-19: “Shipwrecked! An Entertainment — The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)”… Read More ›

"Burn the Floor" opens Nov. 30th at Broadway Series South

November 2010 Theater Calendar

Nov. 2-7: “Educating Rita” (Triad Stage). Nov. 4-7, 9-14: “Billy Elliot the Musical” (Durham Performing Arts Center). Nov. 2-7, 9-14: “Fences” (PlayMakers Repertory Company in Paul Green Theatre). Nov. 3: “The Frog Prince” (The Carolina Theatre‘s GlaxoSmithKline Arts Discovery Series). Nov. 3-6: “A Piece of My Heart” (University Theatre at N.C. State in the Kennedy-McIlwee… Read More ›