Upcoming shows and events
The Whipping Man. January 13 – 29. The Civil War is over. Throughout the South, slaves are being freed and soldiers are returning home. In one home, the annual celebration of Passover is celebrated by a young Confederate officer, who has been severely wounded, and two former slaves. However, the pain of enslavement will not be soothed by this tradition.
Soar! The Hero Pigeons of WWI. Saturdays January 7 - March 4. RLT Storytellers to Go! presents Soar! The Hero Pigeons of WWI at the NC Museum of History, Halle Cultural Arts Center, and area libraries.
One Man, Two Guvnors. February 10 – 26. Comedy. Brighton, England, 1963. Francis Henshall finds himself employed by small-time gangster Roscoe Crabbe. Roscoe is in town to collect a fee from his fiancée’s gangster father. However, Roscoe is really Rachel, posing as her own dead brother, and she is in love...
When She Had Wings. March 17 – April 2. A young girl dreams about taking flight in the makeshift airplane that she has built in her backyard. After a huge storm, she finds an elderly woman who looks and sounds like a bird, but who just might be Amelia Earhart. The mysterious lady has taken up residence...
Divas!. Saturday, March 25. You are cordially invited to celebrate an evening of glitz, glam and giving. RLT brings back its most successful performance competition -- Divas!
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Auditions: When She Had Wings. January 23 & 24
Auditions: James and the Giant Peach. February 27 & 28
News from RLT
Divas! Raffle for Tickets to Hamilton in NYC. Buy tickets in our raffle to win two tickets to see Hamilton in NYC!
Seeking a Contract Technical Director for Teens Backstage. RLT is seeking a Technical Director to join our small team of paid full time staff for the five-week Teens Backstage (TBS) summer theatre camp.
Adult Education Program. Registration is now open for all of RLT's adult classes this season! This year, we will continue to offer fundamental classes like Beginning Acting and Scene Study for those who wish to jump into theatre training for the first time or continue to develop their skills, while also offering a variety of new classes to support our Season of Discovery.
Audition dates for the 2016-2017 season. Thinking of auditioning for a show in the Raleigh Little Theatre 2016-2017 season? Here are the first of the dates for auditions for each show so you can mark your calendars.
RLT wins Best Live Theatre Company in Best of the Triangle 2016. Thank you to everyone who voted for us in Indy Week's Best of the Triangle poll! We are constantly blown away by the talent and dedication of so many people on the RLT team who make excellent work here and call this place home.
2016-2017 Youth Education Program. Announcing the Youth Education classes and Spring Break camps for the upcoming school year. Now accepting registrations! For students ages 4 to 18.
School Residencies and Workshops. Raleigh Little Theatre is excited to offer theatre based programs to schools, from Kindergarten through to High School!
Announcing the RLT 2016-2017 Season!. Nine of the eleven shows, including all of the adult plays, will be produced for the first time in our 80 year history, and we invite you to share in these stories. Read about our plans for the next year!