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Susan Middaugh’s "Just a Bus Driver" Is the Crowd (and Our) Favorite in 10 by 10

ArtsCenter Stage’s 10 by 10 in the Triangle is a much-loved Carrboro festival that showcases 10 short plays of about 10 minutes each from writers from around the country, performed by 10 local actors. This is the 15th year for the festival, and over 1,000 scripts vied for a spot in the lineup. The most… Read More ›

The ArtsCenter’s 10 by 10 in the Triangle Is an Entertaining Evening; Don’t Miss It

10 by 10 in the Triangle is The ArtsCenter of Carrboro’s 15th annual presentation of a collection of ten 10-minute plays, written by 10 playwrights, directed by 10 directors, and performed by 10 actors (ten to the fifth power, you might say); and our experience of the past four years is they just keep on… Read More ›

The Well-Rehearsed ArtsCenter Stage Cast of “Oh, What a Lovely War!” Is Wonderful and Enthusiastic

It only takes a cursory skimming of the Wikipedia article on the First World War, also called the “Great War” or the “War to End All Wars,” to remember the incredible mess it was. How the participants kept it all straight for over four bloody years is a question; but, perhaps, a larger question is:… Read More ›

“Redbird” Showcases the Talent of North Carolina Playwrights

ArtsCenter Stage’s production of Redbird, a festival of one-act plays by North Carolina playwrights, is comprised of three plays at one performance and two plays at another performance. You may see all five or any combination. None of the plays are related to each other, aside from all being authored in this state. Four are… Read More ›

ArtsCenter Stage and Common Ground Theatre presented "Hands Up: 6 Playwrights, 6 Testaments," monologues by Dennis Allen, Idris Goodwin, Glenn Gordon, Eric Holmes, Nathan James, and Nathan Yungerberg, on Feb. 5-7 at CGT in Durham

Hands Down, “Hands Up” Was a Compelling Experience for Both Cast and Audience

Hands Up: 6 Playwrights, 6 Testaments, first produced in November of 2014 and presented locally on Feb. 5-7 by ArtsCenter Stage and Common Ground Theatre, is precisely what the title says: six independent monologues written by Nathan James, Nathan Yungerberg, Idris Goodwin, Glenn Gordon, Eric Holmes, and Dennis Allen II. It was commissioned by the… Read More ›