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Citizens of the Universe does a play that’s seldom revived but worth reviving.

Small troupe packs UpStage for Alan Ball’s comedy

Charlotte actor Tim Parati has a room filled top to bottom and wall to wall with almost every type of “Planet of the Apes” collectible you can think of (and many you cannot). But don’t be scared.

Musicals and plays running or opening soon in the Charlotte area.

Charlotte Shakespeare starts its ninth season with a bauble about delayed romance.

It’s the unspoken fantasy of so many theatergoers: a highbrow cultural outing that, somewhere between the opening and the ovation, includes a nap. But most directors and performers conspire to, at the very least, keep their audiences awake.

Musicals and plays running or opening soon include “Angels in America” at Carolina Actors Studio Theatre and “The Big Lebowski” at UpStage.

Huge, lively cast plays up show’s strengths and helps to conceal its weaknesses.

Musicals and plays running or opening soon include “Other Desert Cities” at Actors Theatre of Charlotte and “Hair” at Theatre Charlotte.

Actor’s Theatre provides a highly-charged rendering of Baitz’ Tony nominee.

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