What can I say about “The Lion King”? Well, I can say that it definitely lived up to its expectations. “The Lion King” now playing at the Durham Performing Arts Center, has been the talk of musical theatre enthusiasts since it first opened on Broadway in 1997. And DPAC audiences were excited when tickets went [...]
Many shows claim to be funny, but this show really lives up to its claim. The new Mel Brooks musical “Young Frankenstein” is now playing at the Durham Performing Arts Center uses humor and all the glitz of an on stage performance to make one heck of a monster show.
Even though it is a “tale as old as time,” when you go to see “Beauty and the Beast” at the Durham Performing Arts Center, it’s as if you’re a kid again seeing one of Disney’s most beloved romantic love stories for the very first time.
“The Color Purple” is back at the Durham Performing Arts Center this week after a successful run in May of 2009. DPAC officials say due to the overwhelming success of the 2009 show, the Tony-nominated musical is back by popular demand, and I can see why.
“You’ll laugh, you’ll cry.” This statement has become somewhat of a cliche in the entertainment world, but very rarely do you actually get to experience a range of emotions in one sitting, whether it be a movie, a concert or a theatre show. But this is exactly what you’ll experience during a performance of Wicked, [...]
It’s a rare feat when a Broadway musical makes you want to jump out of your seat and sing and dance along, but that’s EXACTLY what Mamma Mia! does.