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N.C. State University Theatre's cast for An Ideal Husband includes (from left) Teal Lesley, Ian Oehring, Kate Williams, and Darius Shafa (photo by Ron Foreman)

An Ideal Husband at N.C. State University Theatre Is a Truly Wonderful Production

Over the past few months, Oscar Wilde has been figuring prominently in the halls of the N.C. State University Theatre. First, it was the presentation of Moisés Kaufman’s Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde, a play about the life and incarceration of Mr. Wilde in 1895. The theater’s current offering, An Ideal Husband,… Read More ›

Deborah Lalush and Tony Courville star in "Obsessive Impulsive" (photo by Ron Foreman)

John Cariani’s Love/Sick at N.C. State Is Inventive and Satisfying

Last Thursday, Sept. 22nd, the student cast members of N.C. State University Theatre opened their two-week run of John Cariani’s Love/Sick in the Titmus Theatre in Frank Thompson Hall in Raleigh, NC. The play, written by American playwright John Cariani, who is best known for Almost, Maine, premiered in 2010 at High Point University in… Read More ›

N.C. State University Theatre’s Something’s Afoot Is a Zippy Continuation of TheatreFest 2016

The second offering of N.C. State University Theatre’s TheatreFest 2016 is a spoof of Agatha Christie mysteries. The title itself suggests a bad pun: Something’s Afoot. This murder-mystery musical comedy, which features a book, music, and lyrics by James McDonald, David Vos, and Robert Gerlach, with additional music by Ed Linderman, was first produced on… Read More ›

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde Is Truly a "Strange Case" — and Truly Worth Seeing at N.C. State!

N.C. State University Theatre’s current production of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, directed by Mia Self, features a 2008 script by Jeffrey Thatcher, adapted from Robert Louis Stevenson’s 1886 novella, the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. The story is at least marginally familiar to us all. Everyone has heard of the scientist… Read More ›

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde Is an Entertaining and Thoughtful Evening of Drama and Fright

Almost everyone is familiar with Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson’s novella, the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, written in 1886. But in Jeffrey Thatcher’s 2008 adaptation of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, which the N.C. State University Theatre is performing now through April 17th in Titmus Theatre in NCSU’s Frank Thompson Hall,… Read More ›