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Proof stars Wayne Burtoft as Robert and Liz Webb as Catherine (photo by David Leone)

Liz Webb Sparkles as Catherine in the Forest Moon Theater’s Impressive Production of Proof

While the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts is undergoing renovation, Forest Moon Theater has successfully produced two shows at a temporary venue — the Wake Forest Community House. Just as the company did in February with Sylvia, they have quite handily converted the space into a theater; and director Bob Baird has mounted… Read More ›

Proof stars Wayne Burtoft as Robert and Liz Webb as Catherine (photo by David Leone)

David Auburn’s Proof Is Well-Written and Excellently Acted at Forest Moon Theater

Playwright David Auburn won the Tony Award® for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Best Drama in 2001 for his play Proof , a love story centering on the phenomenon of emotional distress among mathematicians. Forest Moon Theater’s community-theater production of this play opened Friday night at the Wake Forest Community House, located at… Read More ›

Exit Through Eden's production of "Proof" will run on April 13-15 20-22 at Raleigh Ensemble Players' home at 213 Fayetteville St.

An Invigorating Comedy of Ideas, David Auburn’s “Proof” Won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Exit Through Eden’s inaugural production will be “Proof,” an invigorating comedy of ideas by award-winning American playwright David Auburn, on April 13-15 and 20-22 in Raleigh Ensemble Players’ home at 213 Fayetteville St. in downtown Raleigh, NC. “Proof” uses the dynamics of a dysfunctional family, headed by an internationally renowned but emotionally unstable mathematician, to explore the fine line between genius and madness in the world of mathematics.