Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/06/2014

View All Show Listings for Charlotte
Click Here to View BroadwayWorld.com Charlotte Calendar

Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/06/2014 GRUESOME PLAYGROUND INJURIES
Carolina Actors Studio Theatre
6/6-7/12/2014
CAST presents the regional premiere of "Gruesome Playground Injuries," by Rajiv Joseph, author of the Pulitzer Prize finalist "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo." Joseph, one of today's most acclaimed young playwrights, is the recipient of numerous accolades, including an NEA Award for Best Play and a Whiting Writers' Award.
Click Here for More Information
Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/06/2014 PORGY AND BESS
Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Belk Theater
7/15-7/20/2014
See what Time Magazine exclaims is, "A don't miss theatre event! The #1 Broadway musical of the year." Winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, The Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS is hitting the road in a stunning and stirring new staging, including such legendary songs as "Summertime," "It Ain't Necessarily So," and "I Got Plenty of Nothing." The Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS features one of Broadway's most accomplished creative teams, led by Tony-nominated director DIANE PAULUS (Hair), Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright SUZAN-LORI PARKS (Topdog/Underdog), and two-time Obie Award-winning composer DIEDRE L. MURRAY (Running Man), bringing George and Ira Gershwin's legendary masterwork to the Broadway stage for the first time in more than 35 years. Praised by the New Yorker as, "A great achievement!"and hailed by the Associated Press as, "a Gorgeous version of the Gershwin masterpiece," the classic story of The Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS is set in Charleston's fabled Catfish Row, where the beautiful Bess struggles to break free from her scandalous past, and the only one who can rescue her is the courageous Porgy. Threatened by her formidable former lover Crown, and the seductive enticements of the colorful troublemaker Sporting Life, Porgy and Bess' relationship evolves into a deep romance that triumphs as one of theater's most exhilarating love stories.
Click Here for More Information
Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 7/06/2014 THE GERSHWINS' PORGY AND BESS
North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center [Belk Theater]
7/15-7/20/2014
The classic story by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorthy Heyward and Ira Gershwin is set in Charlestoni¿½s fabled Catfish Row, where the beautiful Bess struggles to break free from her scandalous past, and the only one who can rescue her is the crippled but courageous Porgy. Threatened by her formidable former lover Crown, and the seductive enticements of the colorful troublemaker Sporting Life, Porgy and Bessi¿½ relationship evolves into a deep romance that triumphs as one of theateri¿½s most exhilarating love stories.
Click Here for More Information
HOW I BECAME A PIRATE
Lost Colony
6/17-8/13/2014

Click Here for More Information

View All Show Listings for Charlotte
Click Here to View BroadwayWorld.com Charlotte Calendar

Charlotte Articles More...


Comment & Share

About Author

Subscribe to Author Alerts





BROADWAYWORLD TV

 
🔀CHARLOTTE SHOWS
Oklahoma! in CharlotteOklahoma!
(Runs 7/25 - 8/3)

(Runs 7/17 - 8/9)
The Sound of Music in CharlotteThe Sound of Music
(Runs 7/25 - 8/10)
How I Became a Pirate
(Runs 6/17 - 8/13)
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in CharlotteJoseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
(Runs 8/1 - 8/16)
Driving Miss Daisy in CharlotteDriving Miss Daisy
(Runs 8/1 - 8/17)
Once in CharlotteOnce
(Runs 9/30 - 10/5)

More Shows | Add a Show