Raleigh, NC, April 09, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Kristin Buie, communications manager of North Carolina Theatre (http://www.nctheatre.com), has announced the release of a podcast discussing Hello, Dolly!, a musical comedy that will run Saturday, May 7 through Sunday, May 15 at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, located at 2 E. South St. Hello, Dolly!, first produced on Broadway in 1964, is a stage adaptation of Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker. This production stars award-winning actress Cybill Shepherd as Dolly Gallagher Levi, the title character.
For more information about the musical, call (919) 831-6950 or visit http://www.nctheatre.com.
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Podcast - N.C. Theatre’s Hello, Dolly!
“We are so excited to put on a production such as Hello, Dolly!” said Buie. “The musical is sure to make you laugh out loud. It is without a doubt a blast for all ages, and we look forward to presenting Cybill Shepherd’s take on this famous role.”
- Shepherd segued from a successful modeling career to acting and became an overnight star in The Last Picture Show, her film debut. Additional film credits include "The Heartbreak Kid," "Taxi Driver," "Daisy Miller," and "Chances Are" among others.
- She has starred in three television series including The Yellow Rose, Moonlighting, which garnered her two Golden Globes and one Emmy nomination, and the self-titled Cybill, for which she won a Golden Globe and also served as executive producer. Most recently, she has appeared on television series such as The L Word, Psych, $#*! My Dad Says and No Ordinary Family.
About North Carolina Theatre:
North Carolina Theatre is Raleigh’s premiere nonprofit regional theatre. NC Theatre was created to strengthen the cultural vitality of the region and cultivate musical theatre appreciation by producing outstanding professional Broadway musicals and developing the next generation of artists through youth training, performance and outreach programs. By preserving the unique American art form of musical theatre, NC Theatre is able to provide broad access to the arts and to entertain and engage diverse audiences. For more information about the theatre, upcoming performance and tickets, please visit http://www.nctheatre.com.
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