EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for June 2015. 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.)
July 2: “Move Live on Tour,” starring Julianne Hough and Derek Hough (Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh).
July 3: “Ron & Rhonda’s Spirit of ’76: Happy Birthday, America!,” starring Jeffrey Moore and Annie Zipper (The Wholesome Twins at Common Ground Theatre in Durham).
July 7, 21: “The Three Little Fishies ” (Carolina Puppet Theatre at the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs).
July 8-12, 15-19, 22-26: “Dreamgirls ” (Theatre Raleigh’s Hot Summer Nights Series in the Kennedy Theater in Raleigh). Potter Review. Vesper and Benrud Review.
July 10, Aug. 7, Sept. 4: “Moving Pieces:2” (a traveling, multimedia theater experience) (Seed Art Share, starting at The Trinity House in Raleigh).
July 10: “Old Aesop’s Tales” (Rags to Riches Theatre for Young Audiences at the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro).
July 10-11: “Arts cause …” (Wake County Schools in Raleigh Little Theatre’s Louise “Scottie” Stephenson Amphitheatre).
July 10-12, 16-19, 23-26: “9 to 5: The Musical” (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre).
July 10-12, 16-19, 23-26: “10 by 10 in the Triangle” (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).
July 11: “The Cleanest Dirty Fun You Will Ever Have” (fundraiser for the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders) (The Bottom Line Burlesque & Comedy Troupe at Common Ground Theatre in Durham). Langley Review.
July 11: “No Shame Theatre – Carrboro” (No Shame Theatre at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).
July 15-19, 24-25: “Guys & Dolls” (PlayMakers Repertory Company Summer Youth Conservatory in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). McDowell Preview. Keravuori and Galle Review. Potter Review.
July 17: April C. Turner: “Dancing Stories” (Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro).
July 17-19, 23-26: “Runaways” (Raleigh Little Theatre’s Teens on Stage in its Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre). Potter Review.
July 18: Third Date Improv (Common Ground Theatre in Durham).
July 18: “Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host,” featuring “This American Life” host Ira Glass and Monica Bill Barnes & Company (American Dance Festival at the Durham Performing Arts Center, presented as part of ADF@DPAC).
July 19: “American Idol Live Tour 2015,” starring Clark Beckham, Rayvon Owen, Jax, Tyanna Jones, and Nick Fradiani (Durham Performing Arts Center).
July 20: “Rob Bell: The Everything Is Spiritual Tour” (The Carolina Theatre of Durham and the Cat’s Cradle of Carrboro at The Carolina Theatre).
July 21-26: “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” (North Carolina Theatre in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). McDowell Preview. Potter Review. Vesper and Benrud Review.
July 22: Idina Menzel World Tour (Live Nation Entertainment® at Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh). McDowell Preview. Gephart Review.
July 23-26; July 30-Aug. 2: “5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche” (Tiny Engine Theatre Company at Common Ground Theatre in Durham). Gephart Review. Vesper and Benrud Review.
July 24: Fish the Magish: “Fizz Boom… There is Magic in This Room” (Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro).
July 24-25; July 30-Aug 1: “Macbeth” (Bare Theatre in the Forest Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill, presented as part of the “Wherefore: Shakespeare in Raleigh” series). To read Kurt Benrud’s REVIEW of this show, click here. To read Martha Keravuori and Chuck Galle’s REVIEW of this show, click here. To read SECOND OPINION about this show, click here.
July 24-25; July 30-Aug 1: “Thoroughly Modern Millie” (Clayton Youth Theater at The Clayton Center).
July 25: “Transactors Improv: for Families! Animal Friends: Dogs, Hamsters, and Turtles” (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).
July 25: “Belle Masquerade: A Beautiful Disguise” (J. Weeks Entertainment in the PSI Theatre at the Durham Arts Council).
July 25: “The Chuckle and Chortle Comedy Show,” hosted by Michelle Maclay (The ArtsCenter in Carrboro).
July 29-Aug. 2: “Shrek the Musical, Jr.” (Roxboro Little Theater at the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro).
July 31-Aug. 1; Aug. 6-8: “Detroit” (GASP Theatre Co. at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Raleigh).
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