Director Nancy Rich Says A.R. Gurney’s Award-Winning 1995 Comedy, Sylvia, Is a Real Howler

Sylvia stars Clare Vestal (front) as Sylvia, with Jim O'Brien as Greg and Christine Rogers as Kate (photo by Nancy Rich)

In these trying days, we all could use a comedy, right? And this one is a real howler. Director Nancy Gardner Rich talks about the Holly Springs Community Theater’s production of A.R. Gurney’s Sylvia, a co-produced with the Holly Springs Cultural Center and the Fuquay-Varina Arts Center. Q: So Sylvia is a comedy? As a… Continue reading Director Nancy Rich Says A.R. Gurney’s Award-Winning 1995 Comedy, Sylvia, Is a Real Howler

Bedford Falls Meets WandaVision in the Cary Players’ Dec. 3-6 Production of It’s A Wonderful Life

The Cary Players' Dec. 3-6 presentation of Joe Landry's It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, directed by Nancy Rich, stars Bridget Patterson and Nick Popio as Mary and George Bailey (photo by Charles Ruffin)

EDITOR’S NOTE: This preview is based on a Cary Players news release. — R.W.M. Everybody loves the classic 1946 film It’s A Wonderful Life. And the Cary Players have presented stage adaptations of It’s A Wonderful Life in the past, using a large cast of adult and child performers. For their Christmas show this time… Continue reading Bedford Falls Meets WandaVision in the Cary Players’ Dec. 3-6 Production of It’s A Wonderful Life

4th Annual Theatremakers Summit to be Held November 14 and 15

The TheaterMakers Studio (Tony® Award-winning Producer Ken Davenport, founder) presents the fourth annual TheaterMakers Summit on November 14 and 15. This year, the event will be held virtually for attendees and speakers. The TheaterMakers Summit is the destination for all theater makers. This two-day event aims to unite aspiring writers, producers, directors, actors, and other… Continue reading 4th Annual Theatremakers Summit to be Held November 14 and 15

URGENT APPEAL: Please Fill Out the Americans for the Arts Fiscal Impact Survey TODAY!

The coronavirus pandemic is forcing cancellations and postponements of spring productions, and driving N.C. arts organizations to the brink of bankruptcy

If you run an arts organization, and you haven’t yet filled out the Americans for the Arts fiscal impact survey, can you please do that ASAP? Just click https://www.americansforthearts.org/by-topic/disaster-preparedness/coronavirus-covid-19-resource-and-response-center#impact. As of yesterday, only $300,000 in losses by Wake County arts organizations had been reported, which is low. Nathan McGaha from ARTS North Carolina is speaking… Continue reading URGENT APPEAL: Please Fill Out the Americans for the Arts Fiscal Impact Survey TODAY!

March 2020 Triangle Theater Calendar

DPAC will present Cameron Mackintosh's new production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg's Les Misérables on March 10-15 as part of its WRAL Greatest Hits of Broadway Series

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Theater Calendar for the entire month of March 2020. 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… Continue reading March 2020 Triangle Theater Calendar