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"Shiloh Rules" features an all-female cast

Four Civil War Re-enactors, a Park Ranger, and a Souvenir Seller Meet in Doris Baizley’s Offbeat Comedy/Drama “Shiloh Rules” in Wilson

“The play is larger than it first appears,” claims director Katja Hill. “We meet six remarkable women who are involved in different ways in a re-enactment of the Battle of Shiloh …. [‘Shiloh Rules’] is set in 2011, but all the characters go back in time to 1862 through a re-enactment that becomes terrifyingly real.”

Parker Family (from left): Langdon Ogburn as Ralphie, Andrea Schulz Twiss as Mother, Bill Yates Jr. as The Old Man, Carter Godwin as Randy (photo by Curtis Brown for NCT)

“A Christmas Story” Could Become a New Triangle Yuletide Tradition

This rib-tickling rendition of “A Christmas Story” may well have started a new Triangle tradition. Indeed, “You’ll shoot your eye out” may become as familiar a Yuletide slogan in these parts as “Bah! Humbug!” and “The glass slipper fits!”

Parker Family (from left): Langdon Ogburn as Ralphie, Andrea Schulz Twiss as Mother, Bill Yates Jr. as The Old Man, Carter Godwin as Randy (photo by Curtis Brown for NCT)

Beloved Classic “A Christmas Story” Opens on Dec. 7th

Written by Jean Shepherd and adapted by Philip Grecian, “A Christmas Story” follows nine-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher and even Santa Claus himself, at Goldblatt’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out.”

THEATER OF THE AMERICAN SOUTH PRESENTS 2010 LINE-UP

Theater of the American South, a festival of Southern plays, food, and culture, has announced its complete line-up of festival offerings. Theater of the American South will run May 13 through May 30, 2010 in Wilson, NC.

DRIFT impresses gala crowd at grand opening of Barton College’s new jewel of a theatre

If you are quite sure your spousal relationship is on solid ground, or even if it isn’t, take this opportunity to catch this production.