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Thursday, January 11, 2024

Inventive TWELFTH NIGHT Provides Comic Relief by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's Beltline to Broadway review of the Southstream production of Shakespeare's TWELFTH NIGHT. The show runs through January 21. The post Inventive TWELFTH NIGHT Provides Comic…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 01:50PM
Tuesday, December 5, 2023

MOONLIGHT Unearths Truths About Dysfunction and Death by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Burning Coal's production of Harold Pinter's MOONLIGHT. The post MOONLIGHT Unearths Truths About Dysfunction and Death appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 12:58PM
Friday, November 17, 2023

Bulldog Ensemble Theater Makes a Case for Communion by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's Beltline to Broadway review of Bulldog Ensemble Theater's production of A CASE FOR THE EXISTENCE OF GOD. The post Bulldog Ensemble Theater Makes a Case for Communion appea…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 08:41PM
Friday, November 3, 2023

Ambitious PRINCE HAL Closes Scrap Paper Shakespeare’s Season by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the Scrap Paper Shakespeare's production of PRINCE HAL. The post Ambitious PRINCE HAL Closes Scrap Paper Shakespeare’s Season appeared first on Beltline to Bro…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 12:01AM
Thursday, November 2, 2023

A Resounding JURORS Opens Justice Theater Project’s Season by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Justice Theater Project's season opener 12 ANGRY JURORS. The post A Resounding JURORS Opens Justice Theater Project’s Season appeared first on Beltline to Broa…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 11:36PM

A Sublime RAGTIME Awaits for Audiences Willing to Find Treasure in the Sand by Kim Jackson

McGregor Hall's RAGTIME is worth the trip to Henderson. Read Kim Jackson's review of McGregor Hall's production of RAGTIME. The post A Sublime RAGTIME Awaits for Audiences Willing to Find Tr…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 11:21PM
Friday, October 27, 2023

Theatre Raleigh’s Barbecue – the hottest ticket in town! by Kim Jackson

So much of life is delusion. – Zadie Smith, The Fraud Summer may have ended, but Theatre Raleigh’s production of Robert O’Hara’s Barbecue will take the chill out of the... The post …

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 04:49PM
Friday, August 18, 2023

The NRACT Production of FUN HOME Checks All the Boxes by Kim Jackson

The North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre production of FUN HOME is a testament as to why representation matters. Read Kim Jackson's review of the show. The post The NRACT Production of F…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 03:57PM
Wednesday, July 19, 2023

Sweet Tea Shakespeare’s A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Offers a Hint of Humor by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Sweet Tea Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM. The post Sweet Tea Shakespeare’s A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Offers a Hint of Humor appeared first on Beltli…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 10:13PM

National Women’s Theatre Fringe Festival Spotlights Experimental New Work by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the National Women's Theatre Festival. The post National Women’s Theatre Fringe Festival Spotlights Experimental New Work appeared first on Beltline to Broadwa…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 10:05PM
Thursday, June 22, 2023

OR, is a Fitting Tribute to a Pioneering Playwright by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's Beltline to Broadway review of the Switchyard production of OR,. The show runs through Sunday as part of Burning Coal Theatre's Second Stage Series. The post OR, is a Fitt…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 06:09PM
Monday, June 19, 2023

Two Short Plays Cement Firebox Theatre’s Formidable Place in the Triangle Theatre Microcosm by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's Beltline to Broadway review of Firebox Theatre Company's double-bill of the plays POOF and THE DUMBWAITER. The post Two Short Plays Cement Firebox Theatre’s Formidable …

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 11:56AM
Wednesday, June 14, 2023

URINETOWN Lampoons Greed, Corruption, and the Need to Pee by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of The Justice Theataer Project's production of URINETOWN. The post URINETOWN Lampoons Greed, Corruption, and the Need to Pee appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 03:50PM
Tuesday, June 13, 2023

An Emotionally Charged RUBY Kicks Off Burning Coal Theatre’s Second Stage Series by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Susan Gross' RUBY, which kicks off Burning Coal Theatre's Second Stage. The post An Emotionally Charged RUBY Kicks Off Burning Coal Theatre’s Second Stage Seri…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 02:49PM
Wednesday, June 7, 2023

CORPUS CHRISTI Offers Timely Message of Acceptance by Kim Jackson

Read what Kim Jackson has to say about the St. John's MCC production of Terrency McNally's CORPUS CHRISTI. The post CORPUS CHRISTI Offers Timely Message of Acceptance appeared first on Beltl…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 06:33PM
Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Switchyard Theatre’s THE TEMPEST Conjures Enchantment by Kim Jackson

Enchanting performances abound in Switchyard's THE TEMPEST. Read Kim Jackson's review. The post Switchyard Theatre’s THE TEMPEST Conjures Enchantment appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 05:12PM

MOULIN ROUGE Dazzles in Durham by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the national tour of MOULIN ROUGE. The post MOULIN ROUGE Dazzles in Durham appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 03:48AM
Friday, April 28, 2023

NRACT’s EQUUS Leaves an Indelible Mark by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre's production of EQUUS. The post NRACT’s EQUUS Leaves an Indelible Mark appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 03:53PM
Wednesday, April 19, 2023

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Packs an Poignant Punch by Kim Jackson

Tiny Beautiful Things, a joint production by Honest Pint Theatre and the Justice Theater Project, explores how Cheryl Strayed, as an anonymous online advice columnist, answered the many “D…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 11:28PM
Friday, April 14, 2023

Burning Coal Theatre Adds a Touch of Modernity to a Chekhov Classic by Kim Jackson

Burning Coal Theatre attempts to add a touch of modernity to a Chekhov classic. Were they successful? Read Kim Jackson's Beltline to Broadway review. The post Burning Coal Theatre Adds a Tou…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 11:13AM
Monday, March 27, 2023

FLIGHT Dives Deeper Into Wright Family and Dynamics by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the Firebox theatre Company's production of FLIGHT. The post FLIGHT Dives Deeper Into Wright Family and Dynamics appeared first on Beltline to Broadway.

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 05:59PM
Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Entanglements of PRESENT LAUGHTER is Entertaining Enough by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Switchyard Theatre Company's production of PRESENT LAUGHTER. The post Entanglements of PRESENT LAUGHTER is Entertaining Enough appeared first on Beltline to Broa…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 02:47PM
Tuesday, February 14, 2023

The Unlikely Friendship at the Center of BEST OF ENEMIES Proves Truth Can Be Stranger than Fiction by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of The Justice Theater Project's production of THE BEST OF ENEMIES. The post The Unlikely Friendship at the Center of BEST OF ENEMIES Proves Truth Can Be Stranger t…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 08:55PM
Monday, December 12, 2022

SILENT SKY Illuminates Life of Star Scientist by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the Burning Coal Theatre production of Lauren Gunderson's SILENT SKY. The post SILENT SKY Illuminates Life of Star Scientist appeared first on Beltline to Broadw…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 02:34PM
Saturday, November 19, 2022

A DOLL’S HOUSE, PART 2 Questions Marriage Ideal by Kim Jackson

Red Bird's inaugural production, A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 struck a chord with Kim Jackson. Read her review. The post A DOLL’S HOUSE, PART 2 Questions Marriage Ideal appeared first on Beltlin…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 05:51PM
Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Respect for Bulldog Ensemble Theater’s GARBOLOGISTS by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Bulldog Ensemble Theater's production of Lindsay Joelle's play THE GARBOLOGISTS. The post Respect for Bulldog Ensemble Theater’s GARBOLOGISTS appeared first o…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 05:30PM
Friday, November 4, 2022

THE GREAT COMET Immerses Audience in a Spectacle of Love and Betrayal by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the Theatre Raleigh production of THE GREAT COMET OF 1812. The post THE GREAT COMET Immerses Audience in a Spectacle of Love and Betrayal appeared first on Beltl…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 12:18PM
Friday, October 28, 2022

No Identity Crisis for Switchyard Theatre’s Sharp and Funny FUDDY MEERS by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Switchyard Theatre Company's production of David Lindsay-Abaire's play FUDDY MEERS. The post No Identity Crisis for Switchyard Theatre’s Sharp and Funny FUDD…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 12:21AM
Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Humorous NATIVE GARDENS Tidily Scratches the Surface by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of the PlayMakers' production of NATIVE GARDENS, which runs through Sunday. The post Humorous NATIVE GARDENS Tidily Scratches the Surface appeared first on Beltline…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 02:14AM
Wednesday, October 12, 2022

INTO THE WOODS Cements Stone Soup Theatre’s Place in Triangle’s Theater Landscape by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Stone Soup Theatre Company's production of Stephen Sondheim's INTO THE WOODS. The post INTO THE WOODS Cements Stone Soup Theatre’s Place in Triangle’s Theate…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 05:29PM
Tuesday, October 11, 2022

RICHARD III Reads More Like a Cautionary Tale Than Epic Classic by Kim Jackson

Read Kim Jackson's review of Sweet Tea Shakespeare's production of RICHARD III. The post RICHARD III Reads More Like a Cautionary Tale Than Epic Classic appeared first on Beltline to Broadw…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 01:05AM

All that Chat

2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards