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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.

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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.

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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."

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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