Raleigh Newsroom

 

Introducing the BroadwayWorld Theatre Camp Guide Introducing the BroadwayWorld Theatre Camp Guide
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2018 in Raleigh

BroadwayWorld, the largest and most comprehensive online theatre platform, is pleased to continue its recent expansion today with another new content initiative. Following the recent successful launches of Industry Insider, and Charity Corner, today we're introducing the 2018 Theatre Camp Guide. (more...)
BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS BWW Review: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
by Jeffrey Kare on January 15, 2018 in Raleigh

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. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14
by Audition Roundup on January 14, 2018 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 14, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Flat Rock Playhouse Presents Love, Guy Flat Rock Playhouse Presents Love, Guy
by BWW News Desk on January 12, 2018 in Raleigh

After a short winter respite, Flat Rock Playhouse will kick off its 2018 Season with a one-weekend Music on the Rock concert filled with songs professing the reason for the season of Love! In a show that calls all lovers to the Playhouse Downtown, nationally renowned performer, Guy LeMonnier, returns to the Playhouse as Hendersonville's own personal Cupid for a weekend jam-packed with Valentine fun for everyone. Last seen in the Playhouse's 2017 hit, Music of the Night: The Songs of Andrew Lloyd Webber, LeMonnier joins the Music on the Rock band for a night full of his favorite love songs, especially for you and yours. Love, Guy will run from February 15th through the 18th at The Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown on Main Street in Hendersonville. (more...)
BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
by Jeffrey Kare on January 12, 2018 in Raleigh

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. (more...)
Sandy Duncan and Ira David Wood III to Star in NC Theatre's LOVE LETTERS Sandy Duncan and Ira David Wood III to Star in NC Theatre's LOVE LETTERS
by BWW News Desk on January 12, 2018 in Raleigh

Star of stage and screen, Sandy Duncan, and Raleigh's own, Ira David Wood III will both return to the North Carolina Theatre stage this January in the upcoming production of "Love Letters." Directed by Guy Stroman, the limited engagement runs January 12-21, 2018 at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More!
by BWW Special on January 12, 2018 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 The Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
Winners Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; LOMBARDI Wins Best Play! Winners Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; LOMBARDI Wins Best Play!
by BWW News Desk on January 11, 2018 in Raleigh

The votes have been counted... Check out the fill list of winners for the 2017 BWW Regional Awards! (more...)
TruTV Impractical Jokers Add Second Show At DPAC 7/1 TruTV Impractical Jokers Add Second Show At DPAC 7/1
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Raleigh

By popular demand, an additional show for the cast of truTV's Impractical Jokers has been added at DPAC on July 1, 2018 at 5:00pm. The cast of truTV's Impractical Jokers a.k.a. acclaimed comedy troupe The Tenderloins will be touring the country for their runaway smash Santiago Sent Us. (more...)
V-Day Raleigh 2018 and ARClitE present A Benefit Reading of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES V-Day Raleigh 2018 and ARClitE present A Benefit Reading of THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Raleigh

On February 13-15, 2018, at 8:00pm, V-Day Raleigh and ARClitE will present a three night only benefit reading of Eve Ensler's award winning play The Vagina Monologues at North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre. Join Us as we create an ARTISTIC UPRISING, a RADICAL act, and an ACT OF RESISTANCE for the 20th Anniversary of V-Day and The Vagina Monologues! V-Day Raleigh and ARClitE will rise, resist, and unite featuring collaborative work by local artist Eric McRay! 90% of the proceeds will benefit InterAct and the remaining 10% will go towards the international V-Day Campaign. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7
by Audition Roundup on January 07, 2018 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 7, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7
by Audition Roundup on January 07, 2018 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 7, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Wizard World Announces 2018 Comic Con Schedule Wizard World Announces 2018 Comic Con Schedule
by BWW News Desk on January 05, 2018 in Raleigh

Pushing ahead with an aggressive move into new markets while retaining many of its most popular venues, Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) today announced the first iteration of its 2018 calendar, securing a total of 17 events, including 11 holdovers from successful 2017 shows. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/4 - WAITRESS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/4 - WAITRESS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More!
by BWW Special on January 05, 2018 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 The Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: ON YOUR FEET! National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center BWW Review: ON YOUR FEET! National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
by Jeffrey Kare on January 03, 2018 in Raleigh

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. (more...)
Gilbert Glenn Brown and Karen Malina White to Lead 38 City Tour of THE MOUNTAINTOP Gilbert Glenn Brown and Karen Malina White to Lead 38 City Tour of THE MOUNTAINTOP
by BWW News Desk on January 02, 2018 in Raleigh

In 2018, America and the world mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr., even as the struggle to resolve racial tension remains a challenge for communities everywhere. Beginning January 12, L.A. Theatre Works commemorates the anniversary with a touring production of the internationally acclaimed play, The Mountaintop, written by Katori Hall, directed by multiple award-winner Shirley Jo Finney and starring Gilbert Glenn Brown (CBS TV's The Inspectors, upcoming feature film The Best of Enemies) and Karen Malina White (The Cosby Show, A Different World, Malcolm and Eddie). The production will travel to 38 cities across the United States. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31
by Audition Roundup on December 31, 2017 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 31, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 31
by Audition Roundup on December 31, 2017 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 31, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Burning Coal Theatre Company Will Present THE NORMAL HEART Burning Coal Theatre Company Will Present THE NORMAL HEART
by BWW News Desk on December 29, 2017 in Raleigh

Burning Coal Theatre Company will present Larry Kramer's modern American classic The Normal Heart directed by Emily Ranii. The play will run January 18 February 4, 2018 (January 18 20, 25 27, February 1 - 3, 2018 at 7:30 pm and January 21, 28 and February 4, 2018 at 2 pm at Burning Coal's Murphey School Auditorium, 224 Polk Street, Raleigh, NC 27604. (more...)
Actors Comedy Lab/North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre to Stage Regional Premiere of AN ACT OF GOD Actors Comedy Lab/North Raleigh Arts & Creative Theatre to Stage Regional Premiere of AN ACT OF GOD
by BWW News Desk on December 29, 2017 in Raleigh

The one with the first and last word on everything has finally arrived to set the record straight. After many millennia, and in just 90 minutes, God (assisted by His devoted angels) answers some of the deepest questions that have plagued mankind since Creation. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/29 - FIDDLER, LES MIS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/29 - FIDDLER, LES MIS, LOVE NEVER DIES, and More!
by BWW Special on December 29, 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 FIDDLER, LES MIS, and LOVE NEVER DIES. (more...)
Princeton Ballet School Holds Auditions for Summer Intensive in Winston-Salem Princeton Ballet School Holds Auditions for Summer Intensive in Winston-Salem
by BWW News Desk on December 28, 2017 in Raleigh

Princeton Ballet School, the official school of American Repertory Ballet, brings its 2018 Summer Intensive U.S. audition tour to the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (1533 S. Main Street, Winston-Salem) on Sunday, January 14, 2018(Registration: 10:00 a.m., Audition: 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.). First held in 1982, Princeton Ballet School's Summer Intensive is one of the longest running Summer Intensive programs in the United States. Based in Princeton, N.J., the Summer Intensive runs from June 25 through July 27, 2018. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 24 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 24
by Audition Roundup on December 24, 2017 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 24, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 24 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 24
by Audition Roundup on December 24, 2017 in Raleigh

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 24, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Just One Week Left! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Raleigh Awards; Just One Week Left!
by BWW News Desk on December 22, 2017 in Raleigh

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)