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OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW Comes to Duke Energy Center OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW Comes to Duke Energy Center
by BWW News Desk on August 15, 2017 in Raleigh

Old Crow Medicine Show will be performing their newest album, 50 Years Of Blonde On Blonde, in its entirety, for one night only in Raleigh! The night will feature two sets by the band with an intermission and encores. (more...)
Greensboro Symphony to Welcome Ken Jeong for NOT SO CLASSICAL at Carolina Theatre Greensboro Symphony to Welcome Ken Jeong for NOT SO CLASSICAL at Carolina Theatre
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Raleigh

The internationally renowned Greensboro Symphony launches their 58th season with an entirely new concept of experiencing classical music: Not So Classical - a hybrid film/live concert performance produced & directed by internationally acclaimed filmmaker David Donnelly. Greensboro native, Ken Jeong (star of The Hangover film trilogy and TV's 'Community') will star in this world-premiere orchestral event at the historic Carolina Theatre on September 28 and 30 at 8PM. (more...)
Honest Pint Theatre Co. to Present Regional Debut of THE MYSTERY OF LOVE & SEX Honest Pint Theatre Co. to Present Regional Debut of THE MYSTERY OF LOVE & SEX
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Raleigh

Honest Pint Theatre Co. will present the regional premiere of THE MYSTERY OF LOVE AND SEX by Bathsheba Doran. (more...)
PlayMakers Repertory Company Kicks Off 2017-18 Season with World Premiere of COUNT PlayMakers Repertory Company Kicks Off 2017-18 Season with World Premiere of COUNT
by BWW News Desk on August 14, 2017 in Raleigh

PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly kicks off its 2017/18 season with the world premiere of "Count," in the first production of its PRC2 second-stage series. (more...)
98° to Perform at DPAC for the Holidays 98° to Perform at DPAC for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk on August 11, 2017 in Raleigh

98° will support Let It Snow with the 98° at Christmas tour, a 31-city trek that starts November 10 in Larchwood, IA and concludes December 23 in Primm, NV. They will be performing at DPAC on December 5, 2017. Concert goers can expect a high-energy 98° show featuring holiday songs from their new album, as well as their beloved hits. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/11 - CHICAGO, KILL LOCAL, 42ND STREET, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 11, 2017 in Raleigh

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 Chicago, Kill Local, 42nd Street, and More! (more...)
DPAC and City of Durham Start $1.8 Million Improvement Project DPAC and City of Durham Start $1.8 Million Improvement Project
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2017 in Raleigh

After welcoming more than 3.5 million guests during its first nine years of operation, DPAC is set for major improvements before the start of SunTrust Broadway at DPAC's new season that opens this September. Heading the list of improvements are new carpet throughout the lobbies and seating area and 2,712 new seats which to replace the original seating. (more...)
Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces Best of Open Mic Celebration Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces Best of Open Mic Celebration
by BWW News Desk on August 07, 2017 in Raleigh

Blumenthal Performing Arts will highlight the ongoing success of its Open Mic Night with the Best of Open Mic Celebration on August 11 at 7:30 p.m. in McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 8/06/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 8/06/2017
by BWW on August 06, 2017 in Raleigh

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/06/2017 for Raleigh (more...)
Leslie Odom, Jr. Headlines Blumenthal's 25th Anniversary Season Kickoff Leslie Odom, Jr. Headlines Blumenthal's 25th Anniversary Season Kickoff
by BWW News Desk on August 04, 2017 in Raleigh

Blumenthal Performing Arts will kick off its 25th Anniversary Season Nov. 14 at Belk Theater with "Celebrating Big Dreams" - an original show featuring Tony Award winner and Hamilton star Leslie Odom, Jr. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/4 - NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 04, 2017 in Raleigh

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 NEWSIES, A CHORUS LINE, SPRING AWAKENING, and More! (more...)
Review Roundup: Flat Rock Playhouse's JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Review Roundup: Flat Rock Playhouse's JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
by BWW News Desk on August 03, 2017 in Raleigh

The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season will continue with one of its most beloved musicals, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  This mega-musical of Biblical proportions follows the story of Joseph, whose coat of many colors sparks the envy of his brothers and leads him on the journey to greatness. (more...)
Theatre Raleigh Hosts THE SECRET GARDEN to Support Haven House Theatre Raleigh Hosts THE SECRET GARDEN to Support Haven House
by BWW News Desk on July 31, 2017 in Raleigh

The Secret Garden becomes more magical when Theatre Raleigh and United Real Estate join forces to support Haven House to treat underserved kids to an afternoon of theater and a backstage tour at the Fletcher Opera Theatre at the  Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts on August 19th.   (more...)
Kamasi Washington to Play Duke Energy Center This December Kamasi Washington to Play Duke Energy Center This December
by BWW News Desk on July 31, 2017 in Raleigh

Music titan Kamasi Washington's new EP Harmony of Difference, the first new music from Washington since his universally acclaimed 2015 debut album The Epic, is out September 29 via Young Turks. Furthermore, Washington has confirmed a very special run of North American headline shows this fall in partnership with AEG Presents. He will arrive on December 2 in Raleigh, NC at the Duke Energy Center. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 7/30/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 7/30/2017
by BWW on July 30, 2017 in Raleigh

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/30/2017 for Raleigh (more...)
Photo Flash: Flat Rock Playhouse presents JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Photo Flash: Flat Rock Playhouse presents JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
by BWW News Desk on July 28, 2017 in Raleigh

The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season will continue with one of its most beloved musicals, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  This mega-musical of Biblical proportions follows the story of Joseph, whose coat of many colors sparks the envy of his brothers and leads him on the journey to greatness. (more...)
Regional Roundup 7/28: WEST SIDE STORY at the Lyric Theatre, MAMMA MIA! at The Gateway, and SOMETHING ROTTEN in Kansas City! Regional Roundup 7/28: WEST SIDE STORY at the Lyric Theatre, MAMMA MIA! at The Gateway, and SOMETHING ROTTEN in Kansas City!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 28, 2017 in Raleigh

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 West Side Story, Mamma Mia!, Something Rotten, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY & THE BEAST BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY & THE BEAST
by Jeffrey Kare on July 26, 2017 in Raleigh

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. (more...)
New Musical AN EXTRA PENNY to Make World Premiere at JPAC New Musical AN EXTRA PENNY to Make World Premiere at JPAC
by BWW News Desk on July 26, 2017 in Raleigh

Come be part of musical theatre history with the world premiere of An Extra Penny at the Seby B. Jones Performing Arts Center (JPAC) on July 26- August 6. (more...)
Catherine Charlebois and Ben Michael Lead North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Starting Tonight Catherine Charlebois and Ben Michael Lead North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Starting Tonight
by BWW News Desk on July 25, 2017 in Raleigh

North Carolina Theatre, the region's premiere nonprofit professional theatre, presents Disney's Beauty and the Beast, playing tonight, July 25, through July 30 at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)
Theatre Raleigh Presents THE SECRET GARDEN at Fletcher Opera Theater Theatre Raleigh Presents THE SECRET GARDEN at Fletcher Opera Theater
by BWW News Desk on July 24, 2017 in Raleigh

Come enter The Secret Garden when the enchanting classic children's tale gets reimagined at the Fletcher Opera Theatre at the  Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts from August 15- 20.  (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23
by Audition Roundup on July 23, 2017 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 23, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 7/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Raleigh - Week of 7/23/2017
by BWW on July 23, 2017 in Raleigh

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/23/2017 for Raleigh (more...)
THE TEMPEST, CINDERELLA, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS and More Set for Raleigh Little Theatre's 2017-18 Season THE TEMPEST, CINDERELLA, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS and More Set for Raleigh Little Theatre's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk on July 21, 2017 in Raleigh

Raleigh Little Theatre has announced its 2017-2018 season - scroll down for highlights! (more...)
THE TEMPEST, Featuring Musicians from Kidznotes, to Play Raleigh Little Theatre THE TEMPEST, Featuring Musicians from Kidznotes, to Play Raleigh Little Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 21, 2017 in Raleigh

The Public Works project of The Public Theater in NYC presented its first play in 2013, showcasing 200 New Yorkers from all five boroughs, who shared the stage with professional actors and community partners. Now, this 90 minute musical version of an epic Shakespearean drama will be on stage for the first time in North Carolina as the culmination of Raleigh Little Theatre's Teens on Stage / Teens Backstage summer conservatory next month. 'The Tempest' is directed by Patrick Torres, Raleigh Little Theatre's Artistic Director. (more...)