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Lauren Kennedy (center) doubles as Edwin Drood and Miss Alice Nutting (photo by Curtis Scott Brown)

Theatre Raleigh’s The Mystery of Edwin Drood Is a Riotous, Boisterous Entertainment

Theatre Raleigh’s Hot Summer Nights Series kicks off the summer live-theater season with a rip-snorting rendition of Rupert Holmes’ The Mystery of Edwin Drood (also known as Drood), based on Charles Dickens’ unfinished novel of the same name. The musical, for which Holmes wrote the book, music, and lyrics debuted at the August 1985 New… Read More ›

Theatre Raleigh’s The Mystery of Edwin Drood Is the Most Fun You’ll Have All Year

The Mystery of Edwin Drood is a fun, interactive show, based largely on the unfinished Charles Dickens mystery of the same name. To make it even more fun and to get audiences out in time for a late dinner, Theatre Raleigh, as the opener to its annual Hot Summer Nights series, has developed a self-proclaimed… Read More ›

Buddy Holly and The Crickets include (from left) Matthew J Riordan, Zach Cossman, James Barry, and Sam Sherwood (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

NCT’s Production of “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” Is Positively Perfect

Whether you’re a huge fan of Buddy Holly or someone who only knows him for his glasses and a few of his most popular songs, there’s a good chance you’ll find something to love (and something to learn) in North Carolina Theatre’s production of Buddy- The Buddy Holly Story, directed and choreographed to perfection by… Read More ›

Buddy Holly and The Crickets are comprised of (from left) Sam Sherwood, James Barry, Zach Cossman, and Matthew J. Riordan (photo by Curtis Brown Photography)

“Buddy,” the N.C. Theatre’s Play-Within-a-Concert at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, Is Not to Be Missed!

The rock-n-roll A-Train stopped in Raleigh on Tuesday night, bringing a load of talented musicians and actors, along with a ton of great 1950’s music. The event? Opening night for the North Carolina Theatre‘s production of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story. And boy! Did the players shine! Most of us know that Buddy Holly was… Read More ›

That’ll Be the Day! The North Carolina Theatre’s Production of “Buddy” Opens on July 21st

That’ll be the day! The North Carolina Theatre‘s home-grown production of the 1989 West End and 1990 Broadway musical Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story will open at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21st, and run for eight performances through Sunday, July 26th, in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts…. Read More ›