DRT Brings Back a Favorite & You Can Sing With Us!

brigid-flier-1-2017DRT is Looking for People of All Ages Who Love to Sing

“Brigid, the Legend Begins,” an original musical

Directed  and Written with Lyrics & Melodies by Jennifer Justice, Music Director/Vocal Arrangements, Joy Harrell-Goff. All Music Produced & Arranged by Michael D. Jones, Sr.

What:                 DRT is looking for people of all ages to sing with the very important and large chorus of an original musical. Some speaking parts available. If you are interested, simply come to our first rehearsal and sing with the cast. (For a full description of the play, read the attached copy of Cliff Bellamy’s Herald Sun article, “Telling Your Story.” Written 2/6/14)

When:                 Thursday, January 5, 2017, 6:15 – 8:30 pm

Where:               Auditorium of EK Powe Elementary School, 913 Ninth Street, Durham, NC                           (Plenty of free parking on the street and in small lots)

How:                   It is easy, arrive with the cast at 6:15 pm and sing with the chorus – you may be asked to sing some scales for us to establish what parts you will sing.

Roles for:            Chorus (Ages 7 yrs – adults)

Rehearsals:        Monday, Tuesday, Thursdays: 6:30 – 8:30 pm and Saturdays: 12:30 – 3:00 pm.

Show Dates:       Friday, Feb. 10 & 17, 2017, 7:00 pm; Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, 10 am educational matinee; Saturday, Feb. 11 & 18, 2017, 2:00 pm

Durham Regional Theatre is an intentionally multi-racial, not-for-profit theatre building community, character and careers since 2010. All of our plays include a multi-racial cast.

“Brigid, the Legend Begins,” was written with melodies and lyrics by DRT artistic director, Jennifer Justice. It is an exciting fantasy set in pre-Celtic Ireland that was first produced by DRT in winter 2014.

DRT Holiday Gifts Appeal 2016

Help Durham Regional Theatre Keep Giving This Season (Dec. 2016)

DRT is in our 7th season as an intentionally multi-racial and intergenerational community theatre, making a place for exciting talent to shine and grow. Like all small 501(c)3 arts organizations, funding is a steady challenge. Here is a video from some of our shows since 2010 and an appeal to help us keep giving. I promise it will make you feel good.  Jenny Justice





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Early Registration Open for Summer Camps 2017

Register for DRT’S popular Summer Theatre Camps between October 26 and November 26, 2016 for a 10% discount to the 2017 summer camps. For Registration and Camp Information go to durhamregionaltheatre.com/theatre-camps.

2017 Summer Camp Registration Form

Auditions for “Walk Two Moons” Sept. 8 & 10, 2016

For a “Walk Two Moons” Character Summary List, Two Moon Character Summary

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Brilliant, funny, fast paced and fabulously musical

Purple KnaveWhat better way could there be to survive life in our mad, mad world than to enter a madder one and laugh? Now’s your chance to do it – and invite everyone you know to join you. Tweet, text, Facebook, call, email, talk about it in the coffee shops and the barber shops.

Brilliant, funny, fast paced and fabulously original, DRT’s 5th winter musical, “Alice, a mad musical fantasy,” opens this Friday night, 7:00 pm – Trust me – you don’t want to miss it!

Alice (Betsy Jones) & Cheshire Cat (Sheldon Mba/show choreographer)

Alice (Betsy Jones) & Cheshire Cat (Sheldon Mba/show choreographer)

Only 3 shows: Feb. 19, Feb. 20, Feb. 27. Only three chances to be part of the mad, magical, thrillingly alive “Alice” experience. Go to durhamregionaltheatre.com/drt-shows and reserve your tickets now.

We look forward to seeing you at the theatre.

"Curiouser & Curiouser"

“Curiouser & Curiouser”


HP Class 1There’s a new post at our new website – Go to: http://www.durhamregionaltheatre.com/drt-blog/ to read about the first day of Hamlet Project Durham. Join this once-in-a-lifetime adventure!