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NC Opera Season Announced

We’re thrilled to announce our exciting 2011-2012 season!
Season subscriptions are also on sale now!

Carolina Ballet’s Dracula and the Masque of the Red Death is Full of Chills and Thrills

Audience members who simply want to be treated to season-appropriate thrills and chills get their wish, but there are also deeper meanings to explore.

Tosca is Flawed, but Works Well for Modern Audiences

The North Carolina Opera’s production of Giacomo Puccini’s Tosca presents the tragic tale with a surprising amount of humor and heart, successfully updating an old classic for modern audiences.

“Last Comic Standing” Comedian Roy Wood Jr. Takes Fame with a Grain of Salt

Rowdy comedian Roy Wood Jr., who’s touring with the Last Comic Standing Tour coming to the Progress Energy Center on Friday, October 29, has recently catapulted to sudden stardom, but he’s taking it all in stride. Even though his comedy has become a YouTube sensation and he’s appeared on such hits as Def Comedy Jam… Read More ›

“RIVERDANCE” ROARS BACK INTO RALEIGH FOR A FIERY FAREWELL ENGAGEMENT | Review by Robert W. McDowell

Sumptuously produced by Moya Doherty for Abhann Productions and effervescently staged by director John McColgan, the current Broadway Series South presentation of RIVERDANCE is an invigorating mash-up of chapters of Irish myth and history,