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Month: August 2012

Colorful Caprese Salad

Summertime = homegrown tomatoes = love. If you’ve been following my blog, you know I’m a tomato aficionado — it’s one of my favorite foods. Back in June I had a great Insalata Caprese at the Blue Moon Bistro in Beaufort, N.C., and it’s been my go-to salad ever since. Not only is this salad… Read More ›

Mike Wiley (left) as community redeveloper and would-be Pittsburgh mayoral candidate Harmond Wilks and Warren Keyes as Elder Joseph Barlow (photo by Jonathan Young)

August Wilson’s Last Play, “Radio Golf,” Proves to Be a Splendid Season-Opener for Deep Dish Theater

African-American playwright August Wilson’s last play, “Radio Golf” (2005), set in 1997 in the poverty-stricken Hill District of Pittsburgh, PA, proves to be a splendid season-opener for Deep Dish Theater Company, thanks to superb staging by guest director Kathryn Hunter-Williams and the compelling characterizations of an unusually energetic and expressive acting ensemble, led by critically acclaimed Raleigh actor, director, and dramatist Mike Wiley.

September 2012 Theater Calendar

NOTE: If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and PRESENTER’S NAME to, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Theater Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.) Sept. 1: “A… Read More ›

“Oh What a Night! II” Features Songs from Shows Too Big for Hot Summer Nights | Theatre Raleigh

Hot Summer Nights | Theatre Raleigh will end its sizzling Summer of Hits with its second annual summer-season-ending musical revue, “Oh What a Night! II,” directed and choreographed by Broadway star and Raleigh native Lauren Kennedy, on Aug. 31-Sept. 2 in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh, NC.

Inaugural Season of hiSTORYstage

Historic Interpretations, Inc. is pleased to announce the inaugural seasonof hiSTORYstage, our new theatrical performance company.