Theater Picks

Theater Picks for weekend of July 12

July 11, 2013 

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    • Friday-Sunday: “Altar Boyz” – Off-Broadway musical about a Christian boy band. N.C. Theatre at Fletcher Opera Theater, Duke Energy Center, Raleigh. 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday (through July 21). $49-$64. 919-831-6941 or

    • Friday-Saturday: Tom Stoppard’s “Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead” – Little Independent Theatre at Burning Coal Theatre, Raleigh. 7:30 p.m. Friday; 1 p.m. Saturday. Also on Saturday, “Hamlet” at 7:30 p.m. (through July 20). $15-$35. 919-883-5481 or

The Hot Summer Nights series provides a fun way to beat the evening heat with “Fox on the Fairway” in the Kennedy Theater at Raleigh’s Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Playwright Ken Ludwig (“Lend Me A Tenor”) crafts a lighthearted farce about a golfing wager gone wrong, with risqué liaisons complicating the outcome. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday (through July 21). $22-$25. 919-480-5166 or

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