Bare Theatre Presents “Oh Sh!t, It’s Another Evening of One-Act Plays” at Common Ground Theatre

"Oh Sh!t, It's Another Evening of One-Act Plays" opens Feb. 17th

Bare Theatre concludes its sixth season with “Oh Sh!t, It’s Another Evening of One-Act Plays,” a program of four contemporary one-act plays, on Feb. 17-27 at Common Ground Theatre in Durham.


Burning Coal Theatre presents EXPLORING SHAKESPEARE, an 8-week workshop on acting and enjoying Shakespeare. Taught by Burning Coal Director of Education Ian Finley, the class will focus on getting on our feet and exploring the Bard’s text.  Suitable for anyone with an interest in Shakespeare, no previous acting experience necessary. Classes will run Monday nights,… Continue reading EXPLORING SHAKESPEARE

Ian Finley’s “Ghosts of Fayetteville Street” Teaches Lessons in Local History

Burning Coal's outdoor dramas explore local history

Burning Coal Theatre Company teamed up with Raleigh City Museum over Halloween weekend to present “The Ghosts of Fayetteville Street.” The unique walking-tour experience started at the museum and took viewers all the way to the State Capitol building. Unfortunately, the show’s title proved to be misleading. There were no scares or thrills along the way, just a history lesson presented through a series of monologues given by seven actors, with most of them playing multiple roles.