Displaying items by tag: richmond community theatre

Thursday, 13 February 2020 15:53

Improv Night returning to Richmond Community Theatre

ROCKINGHAM — After the Richmond Community Theatre's first Improv Night in January raised $285.25, Director Merrie Dawkins was already thinking about the next one.

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — Usually Richmond County residents come to the community theatre to audition on stage, but Saturday evening, it was the theatre that was trying out something new — an improv night.

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — After two nights of auditions on Thursday and Friday, more than 40 people stopped by the Richmond Community Theatre to try out for the second show of its 43rd year: "Anne of Green Gables."

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — With Halloween around the corner, a local paranormal investigation team is giving residents a glimpse of ghostly happenings mixed with history.

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — As the Richmond Community Theatre wraps up its 42nd season with "The Cemetery Club," director Merrie Dawkins announced Friday on the theatre's Facebook page that the final show on Saturday will be free for the public to attend.

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — The next play focuses on the dead, but the Richmond Community Theatre is very much alive as "The Cemetery Club" is slated to open tonight in downtown Rockingham at 8 p.m.

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — The female version of "The Odd Couple" kicked off Thursday night at the Richmond Community Theatre to a packed house, both upstairs and down.

Published in Lifestyle

ROCKINGHAM — Most people are familiar with "The Odd Couple" written by Neil Simon, although some might not know that Simon also wrote a female version of the play a few years later. The Richmond Community Theatre will present the latter for the second time in its history next month.

Published in Lifestyle

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Community Theatre kicked off its opening night on Thursday with the first showing of "Sanders Family Christmas."

The play, a sequel to the popular musical "Smoke on the Mountain," is the second production for the theater’s 42nd year.

Published in Lifestyle

ROCKINGHAM – As the Richmond Community Theatre is vamping up for its fall production, RO contributor Cleve Baxley sat down with the show’s director, Shelly Walker, to discuss the ins and outs of the much-anticipated production.

Published in Local News

Lady Raider Softball Video Cha…

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior High School softball program has been hard at work the past two weeks preparing for the upcoming spring campaign. Read more

Quamir Sivels: The Official Ri…

ROCKINGHAM — Senior basketball player Quamir Sivels has been named the ROSports Official Richmond County Male Athlete of the Week (Feb. 24) presented by Moss Brothers Tires & Service. Read more

7th birthday a blast for Disco…

ROCKINGHAM — Discovery Place Kids ended its seventh birthday party on Sunday with a bang. Read more

Joey Logano defends his win in…

LAS VEGAS – In a final two-lap scramble that ended with a multicar crash on the frontstretch at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Joey Logano found a way to defend last... Read more

Richmond County Schools truck …

ROCKINGHAM — A suspect is still at large after crashing a stolen truck during a chase with police early Saturday morning. Read more

Body found near Ellerbe identi…

ROCKINGHAM — Police on Monday verified that a body found Friday afternoon was that of a man who had been reported missing several days before. Read more

COLUMN: Easy grades produce ha…

Walt Disney was no stranger to adversity. He grew up in a large, itinerant family of modest means. His first film studio went bankrupt. But Disney never gave up. And... Read more

Cooper armed with bicoastal ca…

RALEIGH — Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper raised $605,649 — 7% of his 2019 campaign funds — from residents of New York and California, based on a Carolina Journal analysis of... Read more

BREAKING: Raiders earn No. 13 …

ROCKINGHAM — For the second straight postseason, the Richmond Raider basketball team and head coach Donald Pettigrew will have a first-round home playoff game. Read more

TOP STORY: Body found near Ellerbe identified as missing Rockingham man Read more