Charlotte Newsroom

 

Brevard Music Center Presents Season-Long Leonard Bernstein Festival Brevard Music Center Presents Season-Long Leonard Bernstein Festival
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Charlotte

Over the course of its 82nd season, the Brevard Music Center (BMC) will host a myriad of performances and special events saluting the centennial of celebrated American composer Leonard Bernstein. BMC's third "Festival Within a Festival" pays tribute to one of the most iconic composers of the 21st century whose in-depth creative output included music for Broadway, orchestra, ballet, chamber, and opera. Brevard Music Center's Leonard Bernstein Festival is supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. (more...)
NC Theatre Conservatory Presents PIPPIN NC Theatre Conservatory Presents PIPPIN
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Charlotte

North Carolina Theatre Conservatory, North Carolina Theatre's flagship training program offering professional instruction in acting, voice and dance for ages three to adult, is excited to bring to the stage its production of Pippin, July 6-8 at the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. (more...)
Country Music Hall Of Famer Vince Gill Comes To Ovens Auditorium Country Music Hall Of Famer Vince Gill Comes To Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host Vince Gill, on Wednesday, November 7 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 22 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $57 and $125 (plus applicable service charges). (more...)
An Evening Of Humor With John Cleese Comes To Ovens Auditorium Nov. 19 An Evening Of Humor With John Cleese Comes To Ovens Auditorium Nov. 19
by BWW News Desk on June 18, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host An Evening of Humor with John Cleese, on Monday, November 19 at 8 p.m. where he shares his insights on 'Why There is no Hope.' (more...)
Swedish Metal Rock Band Ghost Comes To Ovens Auditorium Swedish Metal Rock Band Ghost Comes To Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on June 18, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host Ghost, on Sunday, December 2 at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $40 and $75 (plus applicable service charges). (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17
by Audition Roundup on June 17, 2018 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 17, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
World Premiere Musical, BUGS!, Asks Audiences To Consider The Little Things World Premiere Musical, BUGS!, Asks Audiences To Consider The Little Things
by BWW News Desk on June 17, 2018 in Charlotte

Asheville Creative Arts (ACA), Asheville's professional children's theatre announces the continuation of its 6th Season with BUGS!, the world premiere of the charming and uplifting musical created by ACA's resident artists, Gina Stewart and Brenda Gambill of Jonesalee, with lead artists Abby Felder (direction), Blakeney Bullock (choreography), and Gina Stewart (musical direction), featuring puppetry and costumes from artist Edwin Salas Acosta, and video and projections from Holly Heveron-Smith. (more...)
Derek Hough: Live! The Tour Comes to Ovens Auditorium April 5 Derek Hough: Live! The Tour Comes to Ovens Auditorium April 5
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host Derek Hough: Live! The Tour on Friday, April 5 at 8 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $50 and $85 (plus applicable service charges). (more...)
America's Premier Comedian Jerry Seinfeld Comes To Ovens Auditorium 8/18 America's Premier Comedian Jerry Seinfeld Comes To Ovens Auditorium 8/18
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host Jerry Seinfeld on Saturday, August 18 at 7 p.m. (more...)
OdysseyStage Theatre and OdysseyStage Present 'NC 10 By 10: A Festival Of 10-Minute Plays' OdysseyStage Theatre and OdysseyStage Present 'NC 10 By 10: A Festival Of 10-Minute Plays'
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2018 in Charlotte

OdysseyStage Theatre teams up with Cary Playwrights' Forum to present a new festival of ten-minute plays this summer: NC 10 by 10. Each group is producing five of the plays, with all ten being shown at each performance. Running first at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro July 19-22, the show moves to The Cary Theater for its second weekend, July 26-28. (more...)
CPCC Summer Theatre Presents GREASE CPCC Summer Theatre Presents GREASE
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2018 in Charlotte

Grease is the word, and CPCC Summer Theatre is proud to bring the word to life this summer on the Halton Theater stage when it performs the revival version of 'Grease,' June 15 - 23. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at THE LOVE LIST At Flat Rock Playhouse Photo Flash: First Look at THE LOVE LIST At Flat Rock Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on June 14, 2018 in Charlotte

The Flat Rock Playhouse continues the 2018 Mainstage Series with the lighthearted and thought-provoking comedy, The Love List by Norm Foster. A master of weaving together comedic timing and witty remarks within a tender story of love and discovery, Norm Foster also wrote The Affections of May which appeared on the Flat Rock Playhouse stage in 2016. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on June 15, 2018 in Charlotte

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Planet Improv And The Chuckleheads Bring Comedy /Improv Extravaganza To The Red Clay Ciderworks 7/14 Planet Improv And The Chuckleheads Bring Comedy /Improv Extravaganza To The Red Clay Ciderworks 7/14
by BWW News Desk on June 14, 2018 in Charlotte

Planet Improv proudly presents THE HIP HIP RED CLAY COMEDY IMPROV MUSICAL VARIETY EXTRAVAGANZA STARRING THE CHUCKLEHEADS.  The show is scheduled for Saturday, July 14 @ 8PM at Red Clay Ciderworks, 245 Clanton Road, Charlotte, NC.  Tickets are $10. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse Presents THE LOVE LIST Flat Rock Playhouse Presents THE LOVE LIST
by BWW News Desk on June 14, 2018 in Charlotte

???????The Flat Rock Playhouse continues the 2018 Mainstage Series with the lighthearted and thought-provoking comedy, The Love List by Norm Foster. A master of weaving together comedic timing and witty remarks within a tender story of love and discovery, Norm Foster also wrote The Affections of May which appeared on the Flat Rock Playhouse stage in 2016. (more...)
2018 Brevard Music Center Summer Festival Season Begins June 21 2018 Brevard Music Center Summer Festival Season Begins June 21
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Charlotte

Following its successful pre-season jazz and classical guitar concerts in early June, Brevard Music Center (BMC) officially kicks off its 2018 season with an extended (and extensive) opening weekend of performances from Thursday, June 21 through Tuesday, June 26. A masterful collection of artists including Artistic Director Keith Lockhart, pianist Olga Kern, jazz legends The Manhattan Transfer, and bluegrass favorites Steep Canyon Rangers will be featured throughout the weekend. (more...)
BPA & Discovery Place Announce Nat Geo LIVE! Series BPA & Discovery Place Announce Nat Geo LIVE! Series
by BWW News Desk on June 11, 2018 in Charlotte

Blumenthal Performing Arts and Discovery Place Science have joined forces to create a new and unique experience for Charlotte area 'explorers'  interested in discovering the natural world with National Geographic Live and connecting with others who share their curiosity.  The new three-event series featuring National Geographic Live's speakers is sponsored by CompuCom. (more...)
THE WIZARD OF OZ Comes To Ovens Auditorium THE WIZARD OF OZ Comes To Ovens Auditorium
by BWW News Desk on June 11, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host The Wizard of Oz from Tuesday, December 18 to Thursday, December 20 for three shows starting at 7 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 15 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $34 and $74 (plus applicable service charges). (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10
by Audition Roundup on June 10, 2018 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 10, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse Studio 52 Presents Disney's ALADDIN JR Flat Rock Playhouse Studio 52 Presents Disney's ALADDIN JR
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2018 in Charlotte

???????Experience a whole new world, shining, shimmering, splendid at the Flat Rock Playhouse's next Studio 52 Family Friendly Series production of Disney's Aladdin Jr.! Flying into the Playhouse Downtown this June 21st - July 15th, this musical will bring the favorite childhood story and iconic animated film to life right before your eyes. With an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, and Tim Rice, audiences will soar above the clouds and explore the depths of the Cave of Wonders. Featuring all your favorites songs, A Whole New World, A Friend Like Me, and Prince Ali, enjoy the magic, adventure, and mayhem of this classic tale. (more...)
BPA Announces Queen City Comedy Experience BPA Announces Queen City Comedy Experience
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2018 in Charlotte

???????For less than $50, Charlotte comedy fans can enjoy a whole weekend of laughs courtesy of some of America's hottest comedians plus Charlotte's own comedic talent at The Queen City Comedy Experience Sept. 27 - 29 at Spirit Square. (more...)
Lea Michele and Darren Criss Co-Headlining Tour Comes to Ovens Auditorium July 1 Lea Michele and Darren Criss Co-Headlining Tour Comes to Ovens Auditorium July 1
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in Charlotte

Ovens Auditorium will host actors and musicians Lea Michele and Darren Criss on their first ever co-headlining tour onSunday, July 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or at the Bojangles' Coliseum Box Office located at 2700 E. Independence Blvd. Tickets cost between $29.50 and $95 (plus applicable service charges) and are subject to change. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse Annual Fundraiser Now On Sale Flat Rock Playhouse Annual Fundraiser Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk on June 05, 2018 in Charlotte

The wait is over! The Flat Rock Playhouse will present its annual Dark Night Revue Fundraiser on Monday, August 13th at 6:00 PM. Celebrating the hard work, passion, and collaboration that goes into the arts The Flat Rock Playhouse and the Supporting Players Guild of Flat Rock Playhouse will bring audiences Dark Nat Revue: Cultivating the Craft of the Arts! (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse Presents THE LOVE LIST Flat Rock Playhouse Presents THE LOVE LIST
by BWW News Desk on June 04, 2018 in Charlotte

???????The Flat Rock Playhouse continues the 2018 Mainstage Series with the lighthearted and thought-provoking comedy, The Love List by Norm Foster. A master of weaving together comedic timing and witty remarks within a tender story of love and discovery, Norm Foster also wrote The Affections of May which appeared on the Flat Rock Playhouse stage in 2016. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 3 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 3
by Audition Roundup on June 03, 2018 in Charlotte

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 3, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)