Jeffrey Kare

Jeffrey Kare Jeffrey Kare currently resides in Raleigh, North Carolina, where he is studying Digital Filmmaking at Living Arts College. Having been born and raised in Northeast Ohio, Jeffrey took interest in live theater at age 11, Jeffrey also had the great pleasure of seeing shows at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, enjoying many trips to New York, participating in local theaters both onstage and off, even worked on backstage crew at the Players Guild Theater in Canton, where he earned himself a Golden Guild nomination. Jeffrey also has such a vast knowledge of the theater world, even getting to know about lots of shows and people in the broadway community past and present.



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BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERSBWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
Posted: Jan. 12, 2018


BWW Review: ON YOUR FEET! National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: ON YOUR FEET! National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
Posted: Jan. 3, 2018


BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERSBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
Posted: Jan. 15, 2018


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Interview: David Burnham on his Return to Garner Performing Arts CenterBWW Interview: David Burnham on his Return to Garner Performing Arts Center
Posted: Nov. 13, 2017


BWW Review: 2017 Triangle Rising Star AwardsBWW Review: 2017 Triangle Rising Star Awards
Posted: May. 17, 2017


BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY & THE BEASTBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY & THE BEAST
Posted: Jul. 26, 2017


BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's GYPSYBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's GYPSY
Posted: Nov. 15, 2017


BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERSBWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
Posted: Jan. 12, 2018


BWW Interview: Lauren Kennedy on Theatre Raleigh, Performing at GPAC, & More!BWW Interview: Lauren Kennedy on Theatre Raleigh, Performing at GPAC, & More!
Posted: Dec. 4, 2017


BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERSBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
January 15, 2018

Love Letters centers on two characters, Melissa Gardner & Andrew Makepeace Ladd III, as they sit at tables side by side to read the notes, letters and cards they've wrote to each other over the course of 50 years. Within the letters, the two characters discuss their hopes and ambitions, dreams and disappointments, victories and defeats that have passed between them throughout their separated lives.

BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERSBWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
January 12, 2018

From January 12th-21st, North Carolina Theatre will be presenting A.R. Gurney's LOVE LETTERS at the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater. I recently had the great pleasure of stopping by rehearsal to interview the stars of this production, two-time Emmy nominee Sandy Duncan and Ira David Wood III.

BWW Review: ON YOUR FEET! National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: ON YOUR FEET! National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
January 3, 2018

On Your Feet! tells the true story of how a record-making and groundbreaking couple who, in the face of adversity, found a way to make it happen. From their humble beginnings in Cuba, Emilio and Gloria Estefan came to America and broke through all barriers to become a crossover sensation at the very top of the pop music world.

BWW Interview: Lauren Kennedy on Theatre Raleigh, Performing at GPAC, & More!BWW Interview: Lauren Kennedy on Theatre Raleigh, Performing at GPAC, & More!
December 4, 2017

Lauren Kennedy started her career at the North Carolina Theatre, having performed in many of their productions since she was 7 years old. She went on to appear on Broadway in Sunset Boulevard (original cast), Side Show (original cast), Les Miserables (Fantine), and Monty Python's Spamalot (The Lady of the Lake). Her other performing credits include Betty Schaefer in Sunset Boulevard (first national tour), Judy Haines in Irving Berlin's White Christmas (World Premiere), Cathy Hiatt in The Last Five Years (World Premiere), Nellie Forbush in South Pacific (London), Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany's (St. Louis MUNY), Nefertari in The Ten Commandments (Los Angeles), Agnes Ford in Lone Star Love (World Premiere), Mary in Vanities (Pasadena Playhouse/Second Stage Theater), Martha Jefferson in 1776 (Paper Mill Playhouse), and The Witch in Into the Woods (Westport Country Playhouse).

BWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
November 29, 2017

Based on Richard Linklater's 2003 film of the same name, School of Rock follows Dewey Finn, a down-on-his-luck wannabe rock star who poses as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. When he discovers his students' musical talents, he enlists his fifth-graders to form a rock group and conquer the Battle of the Bands.

BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's GYPSYBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's GYPSY
November 15, 2017

Loosely based on the 1957 memoir by renowned stripetease artist Gypsy Rose Lee, Gypsy follows the dreams and efforts of her mother, Rose, who raises two daughters to perform onstage and casts an affectionate eye on the hardships of show business life. The idea to musicalize this story came about when producer David Merrick read a chapter of Lee's memoirs in Harper's Magazine. From there, he quickly got in touch with her in order to obtain the rights.

BWW Interview: David Burnham on his Return to Garner Performing Arts CenterBWW Interview: David Burnham on his Return to Garner Performing Arts Center
November 13, 2017


BWW TV: Sidney DuPont of North Carolina Theatre's GYPSYBWW TV: Sidney DuPont of North Carolina Theatre's GYPSY
November 8, 2017

From November 14th-19th, North Carolina Theatre will be presenting one of great works of the American musical theatre, Gypsy at the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium. I recently had the great pleasure of stopping by rehearsal to interview actor, Sidney DuPont, who will be appearing in the production as Tulsa.

BWW Review: THE LITTLE MERMAID National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: THE LITTLE MERMAID National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
October 19, 2017

When I last met with these characters 'Under the Sea', I was only starting to cover theatrical events in the Triangle area. Now over three years later, I have more experience, so let's take another dive, shall we? Based on the 1989 Disney animated classic of the same name as well as the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, The Little Mermaid tells the story about a young mermaid who dreams of the world above the sea and gives up her beautiful voice to find her true love.

BWW TV: Karen Mason of LOVE NEVER DIES National TourBWW TV: Karen Mason of LOVE NEVER DIES National Tour
October 19, 2017

The Phantom is coming back to the Durham Performing Arts Center from October 31st-November 5th! Only this time, it's for the sequel, Love Never Dies. I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing actress Karen Mason, who'll appear in the national touring production as Madame Giry.

BWW Review: CIRCUS 1903 at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: CIRCUS 1903 at Durham Performing Arts Center
October 23, 2017

Ladies & gentlemen, for one week only, the circus is in town! The producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists have teamed up with the award winning puppeteers from War Horse to present a thrilling turn of the century circus spectacular. Sensational puppetry puts elephants back in the ring as never seen before along with a huge cast of the most unique, amazing and dangerous circus acts from all four corners of the world, from strong men to contortionists, acrobats to musicians, knife throwers, high wire and much more!

BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY & THE BEASTBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY & THE BEAST
July 26, 2017

Based on Disney's 1991 Academy Award-winning animated film of the same name as well as the classic French fairy tale by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, Beauty & the Beast tells the story of a bright, beautiful young woman who doesn't seem to fit in with her hometown. She later finds herself trapped in the enchanted castle of a cold-hearted prince who had been magically transformed into a hideous beast as punishment for his selfish ways. To revert back into his true human form, the Beast must first earn the love of this woman before it's too late.

BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre Conservatory's OKLAHOMA!BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre Conservatory's OKLAHOMA!
July 5, 2017

North Carolina Theatre Conservatory Master Summer Theatre Arts School will be presenting Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! from July 7th-9th at A.J. Fletcher Opera House.

BWW Review: THE KING & I National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: THE KING & I National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
June 7, 2017

BWW Review: THE KING & I National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center

BWW TV: Jose Llana of THE KING & I National TourBWW TV: Jose Llana of THE KING & I National Tour
June 1, 2017

BWW TV: Jose Llana of THE KING & I National Tour

BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
May 24, 2017

BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center

BWW Review: 2017 Triangle Rising Star AwardsBWW Review: 2017 Triangle Rising Star Awards
May 17, 2017

For the second year in a row, I had the great pleasure of attending the Triangle Rising Star Awards at the Durham Performing Arts Center. This regional competition brings together high school musical theater students from Central and Eastern North Carolina to perform and compete for the chance to represent the Triangle in The National High School Musical Theater Awards in New York City this summer on June 26th. The national competition celebrates outstanding student performances in high school musical productions from all over the United States.

BWW TV: Christine Dwyer of FINDING NEVERLAND National TourBWW TV: Christine Dwyer of FINDING NEVERLAND National Tour
May 16, 2017

BWW TV: Christine Dwyer of FINDING NEVERLAND National Tour

BWW TV: Terra C. MacLeod of CHICAGO National TourBWW TV: Terra C. MacLeod of CHICAGO National Tour
May 8, 2017

BWW TV: Terra C. MacLeod of CHICAGO National Tour

BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARBWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
April 12, 2017

North Carolina Theatre's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR



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