Theatre

Midday Interview -11/1/13
1:55 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Midday Interview: Director Tom Briggs and Joe Gallison on "Other Desert Cities"

Briggs and Gallison at WHQR

 

Director Tom Briggs and actor Joe Gallison told us about Other Desert Cities, making its Wilmington premiere tonight at the Red Barn Studio Theatre for Thalian Association.  Tickets are available by calling (910) 251-1788.

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Midday Interview July 31, 2013
3:13 pm
Wed July 31, 2013

Midday Interview: Thalian Association Children’s Theatre Presents "It Takes Two"

From Upper Left: Thomas Winner, Ann Brownlow, Mike Thompson, and Rasa Love

It Takes Two will be a benefit concert held this Saturday night, 8pm at the Hannah Block Historic USO at 2nd and Orange. Young performers from Thalian Association Children’s Theatre (T.A.C.T.) are paired with adults from Thalian Association Community Theatre in duets and ensembles, singing famous songs from Broadway musicals. 

There’s a dessert reception and silent auction on Saturday at 7pm; the show follows at 8pm. Tickets are available for $18 (plus a $.75 preservation fee).

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Midday Interview -July 31, 2013
10:38 am
Wed July 31, 2013

Midday Interview: Opera House Theatre Company Presents "Oklahoma!"

Opera House Theatre Company opens Oklahoma! on the mainstage of Thalian Hall tonight.  Director Ray Kennedy and star Nygel Robinson tell us all about the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic.  Performances run through August 18; all shows are at 8pm except for Sunday matinees at 3pm.  

 Tickets are available by calling 910-632-2285.   Note: Jemila plays the role of Aunt Eller in half the performances, including these dates: July 31 and August 1, 3, 9, 11 and 17. 

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July 15-17, 7:30 PM @ Thalian
12:14 pm
Fri July 5, 2013

Cinematique Presents: "Becoming Traviata"

The reinvention of Verdi's masterpiece, La Traviata, as sung by world-famous French coloratura soprano Natalie Dessay, is the subject of Philippe Béziat's thrilling new movie. A modern, minimalist, post-punk approach strips away the opulence and grandiosity associated with operatic productions. Concentrating on director Jean-François Sivadier's working relationship with Dessay, the film reveals how two great creative minds build the story of a doomed love affair. The stars rehearse in what look like yoga outfits, on a bare stage, with minimal props.

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Midday Interview -July 2, 2013
10:45 am
Fri July 5, 2013

Midday Interview: Opera House Theater Presents RENT

Opera House Theatre Company presents RENT, opening Wednesday and running for three weekends. Director Kendra Goehring-Garrett and actor/singer Tyler Simmons tell us about the show. 

See RENT performed on the following dates: Friday, July 5  - Sunday, July 7Friday, July 12 – Sunday, July 14

Friday, July 19 – Sunday, July 21 

All shows are at 8pm on Thalian Hall’s Mainstage, except for Sunday matinees at 3pm. 

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Midday Interview - May 28, 2013
1:47 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Midday Interview: "Venus in Fur"

Imaginary Theatre Company presents Venus in Fur by David Ives.  Director Lee Lowrimore and actress Anna Stromberg tell us about this daring, erotic, mysterious comic drama.  It stars Anna Stromberg and Mike O’Neill.

The show opens this week at Cape Fear Playhouse, 613 Castle Street.  It runs Thursday-Saturday at 8 and Sunday at 3 through June 23.  Tickets at BigDawgProductions.org