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Fast-Paced, Upbeat Be More Chill at NRACT Has Spectacular Dance Numbers and Lots of Laughs

North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre’s mission includes bringing “a unique perspective to the theatre community by producing provocative, challenging, and inspirational theatre,” and they have hit the mark again with Be More Chill, a brand-new, energetic, modernistic fantasy musical, fresh from its March 10-Aug. 11, 2019 Broadway run. Directed by Jesse R. Gephart, with… Read More ›

"Xanadu" stars (from left) Brian Westbrook, Lauren Knott, Rose Higgins, Heather Shinpaugh, Romni Rossi, Collin Yates, Rebecca Leonard, Alex Matsuo, and Kayla Austin (photo © Christine R. Choi)

NRACT’s Production of “Xanadu” Embraces All Things Tacky

Leg warmers, the 80s, and pop culture references, oh my! A select group of people is familiar with the 1980 film, Xanadu. The film, which stars Olivia Newton-John, was universally panned in its day but eventually became a cult classic. Then, wonder of wonders, it managed to be transformed into a kitschy stage musical, with… Read More ›

Crimes of the Heart North Raleigh Arts and Creative theatre

Crimes of the Heart | Mar 12-28

North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre is pleased to announce their production of Beth Henley’s Crimes of the Heart. The show will run March 12-28, Fridays through Sundays. Performance times are 8 pm on Fridays and Saturdays and Sundays at 3 pm. For more information and tickets call (919) 866-0228 or go to www.nract.org The… Read More ›