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August 2014 Triangle Theater Calendar

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of August 2014. 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 RobertM748@aol.com, 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.)

Aug. 1: “The Arts Cafe: Christian Summer Showcase” (mime, dance, and rap/spoken word) (Wakefield Family Church in Wake Forest).

Aug. 1: “ The City of BlOaks Summer Sizzler Late Night Cirque-Vaudeville & Boylesque Revue” (Cirque de Vol Studios at Kings in Raleigh).

Aug. 1-2: Elton John & Tim Rice’sAida” (Clayton Youth Theater at the (Clayton Center Auditorium and Conference Center).

Aug. 1-2: “Godspell” (Cornerstone Theatre Productions at Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Aug. 1-3: “Disney’s The Little Mermaid,” starring Jessica Grové as Ariel (North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). McDowell Preview. Potter Review.

Aug. 1-3: “Fiddler on the Roof” (Raleigh Little Theatre’s Teens on Stage in RLT‘s Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre).

Aug. 1-3: “On the Verge (Or, The Geography of Yearning)” (a steampunk fantasy) (Historic Interpretations, Inc. at North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre).

Aug. 1-3: “Peter Pan Jr.” (Roxboro Little Theater Youth Production at the Kirby Theater in Roxboro).

Aug. 1-3; Aug. 6-10: “Hearts Like Fists” (Tiny Engine Theatre Company at Common Ground Theatre in Durham). Langley Review.

Aug. 2: No Shame Theatre – Carrboro (No Shame Theatre at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Aug. 5, 19: “The Green Mermaid” (Carolina Puppet Theatre at the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).

Aug. 7-9: “Disney’s High School Musical Jr.” (The Towne Players Teens and Kids at the Garner Performing Arts Center).

Aug. 8-9: Days of Wine & Murder (An Interactive Play) (The Green Monkey in Raleigh).

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Aug. 8-9, 14-16: “The Actor’s Double Bill” (GASP Theatre Co. at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh).

Aug. 8-10: Disney’s The Aristocats Kids (Temple Theatre 2014 Summer Conservatory in Sanford).

Aug. 8-10, 15-17, 22-24, 29-31; Sept. 5-7: “The Painted Bird” (Paperhand Puppet Intervention’s 15th Annual Puppet Pageant for All Ages in the Forest Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). McDowell Preview.

Aug. 8-10: “Triangulate: Festival of North Carolina Playwrights” (Owl Tree Theater for the People at Theatre in the Park in Raleigh).

Aug. 9: “Enchantment Under the Sea!,” starring Virginia Scare, Papyrus, Soularies, Lyra Marie, and the Holy Trinity of Burlesque: Por Cel Ain, Meka La Creme, and Pearl VanDammit (Vaudevillain Revue, with The Tinderbox Circus Sideshow, at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Aug. 9: “An Evening with Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons” (Durham Performing Arts Center).

Aug. 9: “Happy Birthday, Gaddy-Goodwin!” (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre).

Maigan Kennedy (left), Jennifer Violette Avery (center), and Dana Zihlman Harshaw will star as Babe, Lenny, and Meg in Theatre Raleigh's Aug. 13-24 production of "Crimes of the Heart" (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Maigan Kennedy (left), Jennifer Violette Avery (center), and Dana Zihlman Harshaw will star as Babe, Lenny, and Meg in Theatre Raleigh‘s Aug. 13-24 production of “Crimes of the Heart” (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Aug. 13-17, 20-24: “Crimes of the Heart” (Theatre Raleigh’s Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy Theater in Raleigh). Keravuori and Galle Review. Potter Review.

Aug. 16: “Just So Stories” (Common Ground Theatre, with special guests TAFFY: Transactors for Families, at CGT in Durham).

Aug. 16: “Transactors Improv: For Families!” (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Aug. 16: “The Chuckle & Chortle Comedy Show,” hosted by Michelle Maclay and featuring Jennifer McGinnis, Jamie Stokes, Ngozi, and Drew Robertson (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).

Aug. 16: “When You Assume…” (Raleigh’s Village Idiots at North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre).

Aug. 17: Raleigh’s Village Idiots (William Peace Theatre in Leggett Theatre in Main Building at William Peace University in Raleigh).

Aug. 21: “The Monti StorySLAM — Theme: Heat” (The Monti at Motorco Music Hall in Durham).

Aug. 21-22: “Dolly Wilde’s Picture Show,” a new play by Rebecca Nesvet (The Process Series in Studio 6 in Swain Hall at UNC-Chapel Hill).

Aug. 22-23: “The Guy Show,” starring Dan Sipp, J. Chachula, Tim Johnston, and Eric Singdahlsen (Third Date at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).

Emma Wyatt and Tim Malboeuf will star as Tracy Turnblad and Link Larkin in Raleigh Little Theatre's production of "Hairspray" (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Emma Wyatt and Tim Malboeuf will star as Tracy Turnblad and Link Larkin in Raleigh Little Theatre‘s production of “Hairspray” (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

Aug. 22-24, 28-31; Sept. 4-7, 11-12: “Hairspray” (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). Keravuori and Galle Review. Potter Review.

Aug. 24: “The Monti: Bridging Gaps” (a curated storytelling show) (The Monti in Raleigh Little Theatre’s Cantey V. Sutton Theatre).

Aug. 27: “The Monti: Storytelling Workshop” (The Monti in Raleigh Little Theatre’s Cantey V. Sutton Theatre).

Aug. 27-29: “Crimes of the Heart” (Theatre Raleigh’s Hot Summer Nights and Theatre at Barton in the Kennedy Family Theatre at Barton College in Wilson). Keravuori and Galle Review. Potter Review.

Aug. 28-30: “A Bad Year for Tomatoes” (Holly Springs Community Theater at the Holly Springs Cultural Center).

Aug. 28-30: “Monster Camp: An Exploration of Mary Shelley’s ‘Frankenstein’” (Summer Sisters 2014 at Common Ground Theatre in Durham). Langley Review.

Aug. 29: “Impossibilities: An Intimate Evening of Magic, Mindreading, and Mayhem” (Temple Theatre in Sanford).

Aug. 29: Paul Mooney (The Carolina Theatre in Durham).

Aug. 29-30: “The Music of Hot Summer Nights: A 10th Anniversary Event” (Theatre Raleigh in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).

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Aug. 29-31; Sept. 3-7, 10-14, 17-20: “A Kid Like Jake” (Deep Dish Theater Company in Chapel Hill). Keravuori and Galle Review.

Aug. 31: “The Monti StorySLAM: Bridging Gaps” (The Monti in Raleigh Little Theatre’s Cantey V. Sutton Theatre).

EDITOR’S NOTE:

Robert W. McDowell has written articles for The News & Observer, The Raleigh Times, Spectator Magazine, CVNC, and Triangle Arts and Entertainment, all based in Raleigh. He edits and publishes two FREE weekly e-mail newsletters. Triangle Review provides comprehensive, in-depth coverage of local performing-arts events. (Start your FREE subscription by e-mailing robertm748@aol.com and typing SUBSCRIBE TR in the Subject: line.) McDowell also maintains a FREE list of movie sneak previews. (To subscribe, e-mail robertm748@aol.com and type SUBSCRIBE FFL FREE in the Subject: line.)

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