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“Little Shop of Horrors” Brought Its Black Comedy to the Kirby Theater in Roxboro Nov. 1-3

When one of the major characters is not out of high school and some of the others are retired, you know you are attending a performance by a local theater company. This weekend, the Roxboro Little Theater Company presented Howard Ashman and Alan Menken’s Little Shop of Horrors. Directed by Ray Pearce, the show was… Read More ›

The Roxboro Little Theater performed Paul Schutte's "Pirates of the Chemotherapy" on March 22-24 at the Kirby Theater

It Only Hurts When I Laugh: “Pirates of the Chemotherapy” Earns a Hearty “Argh!”

A metaphor for the ways in which pirates and breast cancer survivors share both their missing “parts” and their strengths, “Pirates of the Chemotherapy” celebrates how both are challenged by life’s adversities and choose to fight, even when the only thing they have left is their will to survive. With six local women in the leads, this simple production launches itself into the hearts of the audience, most of whom can name a relative or friend who has taken on the breast cancer battle.