EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of November 2019. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and the name of the PRESENTER(S) to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS — with CAPTIONS and PHOTO CREDITS — to that address. (Our “snail mail” address is Triangle Review, 1828 Honeysuckle Road #13, Raleigh, NC 27609-6220.)
Nov. 1, 3: Dairyland, a world-premiere comedy written by Heidi Armbruster and directed by Vivienne Benesch (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). Potter Review. Rich Review. Vesper and Benrud Review.
Nov. 1-2: That’s the Spirit (Apex Peak Players in the auditorium at Apex High School in Apex).
Nov. 1-3: Illuminated Dresses (Debra Kaufman and OdysseyStage in Burning Coal Theatre Company‘s Murphey School Auditorium in Raleigh). Benrud Review.
Nov. 1-3: Hoagy Carmichael’s Stardust Road, a world premiere (Temple Theatre of Sanford and Hoagy Bix Carmichael at the Temple Theatre).
Nov. 1-3: Sweet Charity (Company Carolina at CURRENT ArtSpace + Studio in Chapel Hill).
Nov. 1-3: The Taming (The Justice Theater Project in the Leggett Theater on the second floor of Main Building at William Peace University in Raleigh).
Nov. 1-3: You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Raleigh Little Theatre in its Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). Benrud Review
Nov. 1-3, 8-10: Be More Chill (North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre in Raleigh). Benrud Review.
Nov. 1-3, 8-10: Carolyn Adams, a new play by Mark Cornell (Full Nelson Theater at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro). Vesper and Benrud Review.
Nov. 2-3: Arsenic and Old Lace (Chatham Community Players at the Sweet Bee Theater in Pittsboro).
Nov. 5: Louis C.K. ( Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).
Nov. 5-10: A Bronx Tale (Durham Performing Arts Center, presented as part of its 2019-20 “Magic of Broadway” SunTrust Broadway Series).
Nov. 7: Judge John Hodgman Live (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham at The Carolina Theatre).
Nov. 7: We Will Rock You ( Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).
Nov. 7-9: The Boys Next Door (Stageworks Theatre at the Holly Springs Cultural Center in Holly Springs). Benrud Review.
Nov. 8: Sasha Velour’s Smoke & Mirrors (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham at The Carolina Theatre).
Nov. 8-9: Memoriam: An Adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula (Solace Theatre at the Garner Performing Arts Center in Garner).
Nov. 8-10, 15-17: Blues for an Alabama Sky (N.C. Central Department of Theatre in University Theatre in the Farrison-Newton Communications Building in Durham). Benrud Review.
Nov. 8-10, 12-17: Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters’ First 100 Years (North Carolina Theatre in A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh). Vesper and Benrud Review.
Nov. 9: The Monti: Heroes & Villains (The Monti at the The Carolina Theatre of Durham).
Nov. 9: No Shame Theatre (No Shame Theatre – Carrboro at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).
Nov. 9: Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly: The Rock ‘N’ Roll Dream Tour (BASE Hologram at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium).
Nov. 9: Space Force!, Season 2, Episode 2 (Transactors Improv Company at Monkey Bottom Collaborative in Durham).
Nov. 10: Richard Wagner’s Siegfried: Act III in Concert, conducted by Timothy Myers and starring Richard Cox as Siegfried, Alexandra LoBianco as Brünnhilde, Musa Ngqungwana as The Wanderer, and Nicole Piccolomini as Erda (North Carolina Opera at Meymandi Concert Hall). Langley Review.
Nov. 11: The ABBA Show (The ABBA Show at Meymandi Concert Hall).
Nov. 12: Nurse Blake: The Call Light Tour (NS2 and The Carolina Theatre of Durham at The Carolina Theatre).
Nov. 14: Disney Junior Holiday Party! on Tour (Durham Performing Arts Center).
Nov. 14-16: The Boys Next Door (Stageworks Theatre at the Fuquay-Varina Arts Center in Fuquay-Varina). Benrud Review.
Nov. 15: Lewis Black: The Joke’s On US Tour (Durham Performing Arts Center).
Nov. 15-17, 22-23: Father Knows Best (Neuse Little Theatre in the “The Hut” [former American Legion Hut] in Smithfield). O’Connell Review.
Nov. 17: The Gutfeld Monologues Live, with Greg Gutfeld and special guest Tom Shillue (Durham Performing Arts Center).
Nov. 20-24, 26-27; Nov. 29-Dec 1; Dec. 3-8, 10-15: Ragtime (PlayMakers Repertory Company in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill). Potter Review. Rich Review.
Nov. 21-24: Meet Me In St. Louis (William Peace Theatre in Leggett Theater on the second floor of Main Building at William Peace University in Raleigh).
Nov. 21-24: Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution, starring Alan Campbell, with Mike Brennan, Lisa Burton, Maddie Casto, James Cella, Lizzie King-Hill, Tim Garner, Traci Loper, Rick McDermott, Matthew Tyler, and Ian Watson (Judson Theatre Company in the Bradshaw Performing Arts Center (formerly Owens Auditorium) at Sandhills Community College in Pinehurst).
Nov. 22: Joshua Lozoff: Life Is Magic at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. (Joshua Lozoff at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts in Wake Forest).
Nov. 22-24: Dreaming, a new theatrical work by Torry Bend and Howard L. Craft, investigating the legacy of the 1905-11 Little Nemo in Slumberland comic strip by Winsor McCay (1869-1934) (Duke Performances in the von der Heyden Studio Theater in Duke’s Rubenstein Arts Center in Durham).
Nov. 23: Broadway Voices: Lady Luck Holiday, starring Nicole Kaplan, Rachel Tyler, and Heidi Webster (Garner Performing Arts Center in Garner).
Nov. 27, 29-30: Cirque de Noel, featuring Cirque de la Symphonie (North Carolina Symphony in Meymandi Concert Hall in Raleigh).
Nov. 29-Dec. 1; Dec. 6-8, 13-15, 20-24: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical (Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in Raleigh).
Nov. 30: Family-Friendly Transactors Improv (Transactors Improv Company at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro).
Nov. 30-Dec. 1; Dec. 3-8: A Snow White Christmas (Lithgoe Family Productions at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium). O’Connell Review.
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