Theatre Alliance examines the Lost Highway with Hank Williams
If you’re looking for dinner and a show…and a game of bingo, check out Barn Dinner Theatre’s production of Bingo, The Winning Musical, which highlights three best friends and bingo fanatics. The audience will even play their own game on bingo within the show. Production runs this week through March 31.
Wednesday through Sunday, UNC Greensboro presents Go, Dog, Go!, a play based on the popular picture book by P.D. Eastman, at the Taylor Theatre on campus. It’s a fun production that features dogs of all colors and sizes.
Friday through April 2, Theatre Alliance of Winston-Salem will highlight the life of a musical legend in its production of Hank Williams: Lost Highway. Tickets are already sold out for this weekend and are going fast for next weekend. The play follows the singer and songwriter’s rise from his beginnings on the Louisiana Hayride to the height of his career at the Grand Ole Opry and his eventual self-destruction at 29. Audiences will enjoy such songs as, “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry,” “Move It on Over” and “Hey, Good Lookin’.”
New this Saturday, High Point Theatre will host three famed comedians: Vince Morris, BT and Billy D. Washington, each of which you may recognize from some of their popular specials on HBO, Comedy Central, Showtime or other networks.
Next week, celebrate Easter early with The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem’s family friendly musical, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, which opens March 31.
Also coming soon is Open Space Café Theatre’s production of the dual romantic comedy and drama Stop Kiss, in which two women kiss in a public park and are transformed by the violent attack that follows. Production runs March 30-April 9.
In other news, The City’s Drama Center Pictures will hold its inaugural Shorts for the Screen Contest, a screenplay competition. The winner’s short screenplay will be turned into a film by Drama Center Pictures. Anyone 13 years old or older who is a North Carolina resident or a member of Drama Center Pictures may enter the competition. The deadline to enter is May 22. For more information, contact Todd Fisher at 336-373-2974.