In The News

Play spoofs Sherlock Holmes – The Fayetteville Observer, April 12, 2017

You’ve Got to See It in Person: Baskerville – Up and Coming Weekly, April 11, 2017

Theater presents a Sherlock Holmes farce to fowl about – The Fayetteville Observer, April 9, 2017

Inventive story-telling to shine at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Up and Coming Weekly, April 2, 2017

‘Intimate Apparel’ explores emotions – The Fayetteville Observer, March 9, 2017

CFRT’s Intimate Apparel: Social Structures and Human Connection – Up and Coming Weekly, March 7, 2017

Getting ‘Intimate’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, February 26, 2017

Cape Fear Regional Theatre previews 2017-2018 season – The Fayetteville Observer, February 21, 2017

CFRT launching program to bring members of the military, veterans to the stage – The Fayetteville Observer, February 7, 2017

Cape Fear Regional Theatre adds Mermaid shows – The Fayetteville Observer, February 6, 2017

Theatre review: Family-friendly ‘Little Mermaid’ a crowd pleaser – The Fayetteville Observer, January 25, 2017

Disney’s The Littler Mermaid Comes Ashore at CFRT – Up and Coming Weekly, January 24, 2017

Mermaid shows added Sunday and February 12 – The Fayetteville Observer, January 24, 2017

Mermaid’s tale brought to life at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, January 18, 2017

Cape Fear Regional Theatre takes The Little Mermaid to new heights – The Fayetteville Observer, January 14, 2016

Local tradition brings the Herdman’s back to CFRT – Up and Coming Weekly, December 6, 2016

‘Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ tradition at CFRT – The Fayetteville Observer, November 28, 2016

Henry V X III – The Fayetteville Observer, November 4, 2016

Audience part of action in CFRT’s Henry V – The Fayetteville Observer, November 2, 2016

Play Henry V depicts war’s toll – The Fayeteville Observer, October 22, 2016

Cape Fear Regional Theatre Announces New Leadership – The Fayetteville Observer, September 19, 2016

CFRT Announces Appointment of Interim Artistic Director – CFRT, September 19, 2016

Review: “Quartet” rocking  and rolling on CFRT stage – The Fayetteville Observer, September, 2016

Bill Kirby Jr.: Theater receives $225,000 grant – The Fayetteville Observer, September 10, 2016

Music of Legends on Stage at CFRT – Up and Coming Weekly, Sepetmber 7, 2016

Local theaters weather changes – The Fayetteville Observer, September 3, 2016

Backstage crew helps make theater’s presence known – The Fayetteville Observer, August 21, 2016

Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s Artistic Director, Quaintance, Resigns – The Fayetteville Observer, August 11, 2016

Theater review: CFRT’s ‘Ring of Fire’ a rousing good time – The Fayetteville Observer, May 18, 2016

‘Ring of Fire’ burning at CFRT – The Fayetteville Observer, May 8, 2016

Theater review: Old-fashioned murder and mayhem – The Fayetteville Observer, April 13, 2016

Killer comedy ‘Arsenic and Old Lace’ opens Thursday at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, April 3, 2016

Discount ‘Homefront’ tickets available through Sunday finale
 – The Fayetteville Observer, March 9, 2016

Theater review: Acting, staging keep ‘Downrange’ engaging – The Fayetteville Observer, March 9, 2016

Downrange: Voices From the Homefront – Up and Coming Weekly, March 9, 2016

Veteran hopes art bridges divide between military, civilians – The Fayetteville Observer, March 7, 2016

Previews for ‘Downrange’ bring military and civilian communities together
 – The Fayetteville Observer, March 2, 2016

Downrange Gives Voice to Military Spouses – Up and Coming Weekly, March 2, 2016

‘Downrange: Voices From the Homefront’ opens March 3 at the Cape Fear Regional Theatre  – The Fayetteville Observer, March 2, 2016

Monday Moment: ‘Downrange’ theater production takes shape – The Fayetteville Observer, February 29, 2016

Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s Upcoming Season a Varied Bill
 – The Fayetteville Observer, February 24, 2016

Bill Kirby Jr: This lion in “Wiz” loves the stage – The Fayetteville Observer, February 11, 2016

Yorkshire terrier Charlie stars as Toto in CFRT’s ‘The Wiz’ – The Fayetteville Observer, February 5, 2016

Theater Review – Ease on down the road to CFRT for ‘The Wiz’ – The Fayetteville Observer, 2016

New managing director at Cape Fear Regional Theatre has backstage presence – The Fayetteville Observer, January 28, 2016

‘Cape Fear Regional Theatre pays a visit to Oz in its production of ‘The Wiz.’ – The Fayetteville Observer, January 21, 2016

‘The Wiz’ Comes to CFRT – Up and Coming Weekly, January 19, 2016

‘Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner’ on stage – The Fayetteville Observer, November 5, 2015

Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner Opens at CFRT – Up and Coming Weekly, October 27, 2015

Relations examined in black and white – The Fayetteville Observer, October 25, 2015

Man of La Mancha Kicks Off the CFRT Theatre Season – Up and Coming Weekly, September 15, 2015

‘Man of LaMancha’ Rides Into Fayetteville – Fayetteville Observer, September 12, 2015

Man of La Mancha Kicks Off CFRT Theatre Season – Up and Coming Weekly, September 15, 2015

Blues-n-Brews beer festival is today – The Fayetteville Observer, June 2, 2015

Blues n Brews On Tap at Festival Park – Up and Coming Weekly, June 2, 2015

‘Avenue Q’ review: Mature humor with puppets works – The Fayetteville Observer, May 21, 2015

Puppet-centric musical ‘Avenue Q’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, May 14, 2015

‘Downrange’ moves audience, delights Chapel Hill playwright – The Fayetteville Observer, May 1, 2015

‘Downrange: Voices from the Homefront’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre May 1 – 2 – The Fayetteville Observer, April 30, 2015

Downrange: Voices from the Homefront World Premier Reading Scheduled at the Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Up and Coming Weekly, April 28, 2015

Theater review: Pleasant ‘Trip’ with veteran Cape Fear Regional Theatre cast – The Fayetteville Observer, April 20, 2015

Bo Thorp Returns to the CFRT to Take Us On A Trip to Bountiful – Up and Coming Weekly, April 7, 2015

Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s ‘Trip to Bountiful’ features familiar faces – The Fayetteville Observer, April 4, 2015

Cape Fear Regional Theatre sets lineup for 2015-16 season – The Fayetteville Observer, March 31, 2015

“Amadeus” actors bring Artists on the Go program to Massey Hill Classical High School – The Fayetteville Observer, March 17, 2015

Cape Fear Regional Theatre, Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra present ‘Amadeus’ – The Fayetteville Observer, March 14, 2015

Theater review: Cast, band ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’ – The Fayetteville Observer, March 12, 2015

‘Ain’t Misbehavin” at the Cape Fear Regional Theatre celebrates music of Fats Waller – February 26, 2015

James Wilson: Cape Fear Regional Theatre impresses on and behind stage – The Fayetteville Observer, February 26, 2015

Steve Rankin makes sure swordplay in ‘The Three Musketeers’ is safe, convincing – The Fayetteville Observer, February 2, 2015

Theater review: ‘Three Musketeers’ full of laughs and adventure – The Fayetteville Observer, January 29, 2015

Tale of ‘Three Musketeers’ comes to life on stage – The Fayetteville Observer, January 22, 2015

Town hall discussion set on ‘Voices from the Homefront’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, January 19, 2015

Come out for a Conversation at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, December 31, 2014

Skye Drive-Summertime Road gang makes Christmas bright – The Fayetteville Observer, December 25, 2014

‘Santaland Diaries’ on stage at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – The Fayetteville Observer, December 11, 2014

‘Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ reflects world of youthful cast – The Fayetteville Observer, December 11, 2014

‘Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ at theater, Dec. 11-21 – The Fayetteville Observer, December 3, 2014

Theater review: Difficult topics handled with care in ‘The Bluest Eye’ – The Fayetteville Observer, November 6, 2014

Cape Fear Regional Theatre presents ‘The Bluest Eye’ through Nov. 16 – The Fayetteville Observer, October 31, 214

Panel at Cape Fear Regional Theatre discusses adaptation of controversial novel “The Bluest Eye” – The Fayetteville Observer, October 22, 2014

Meet husband-and-wife actors Sean and Jae Powell – The Fayetteville Observer, September 28, 2014

Theater reviews: ‘Spamalot,’ ‘Nunsense’ deliver laughs – The Fayetteville Observer, September 25, 2014

Theater in Fayetteville: A preview of fall shows – The Fayetteville Observer, September 18, 2014

Cape Fear Regional Theatre director leading community outreach efforts – The Fayetteville Observer, June 8, 2014

Blues-n-Brews Festival an event for the ‘big kids’ – The Fayetteville Observer, June 7, 2014

Blues-n-Brews Festival: A perfect pairing – Fayetteville Observer, June 6, 2014

Listen Up: Rock ‘n’ roll band Holy Ghost Tent Revival to headline Blues-n-Brews – Fayetteville Observer, June 6, 2014

CFRT’s Blues and Brews Has Fun on Tap at Festival Park – Up and Coming Weekly, May 27, 2014

Return to the Forbidden Planet is Out of this World – Up and Coming Weekly, May 19, 2014

Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s ‘Return to the Forbidden Planet’ offers plenty of sci-fi whimsy
 Fayetteville Observer, May 16, 2014

Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s annual river show cancelled this year – Fayetteville Observer, May 16, 2014

Broadway singer Lawrence Hamilton dead at 59 – USA Today, April 4, 2014

Broadway veteran Lawrence Hamilton, frequent CFRT guest, dies – Fayetteville Observer, April 4, 2014

Theaters’ season lineups to feature mix of comedy, drama – Fayetteville Observer, April 1, 2014

Voices from the Homefront – TCG Circle

Their Legacy, Their Future, The Piano Lesson – Up and Coming Weekly, February 28, 2014

Fayetteville Urban Ministry’s Sonny Kelly has love for acting – Fayetteville Observer, March 15, 2014

Theater Review: The value of history in ‘The Piano Lesson’ – Fayetteville Observer, March 12, 2014

Fate confronts family’s tradition in ‘The Piano Lesson’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, March 7, 2014

Learn more about ‘The Piano Lesson’ at behind-the-scenes event Feb. 24 – Fayetteville Observer, February 24, 2014

Behind the scenes of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, February 1, 2014

Theater review: Performances make Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ a winner – Fayetteville Observer, January 29, 2014

It’s My Job: Heather Cooper, theatre company stage manager – Fayetteville Observer, January 25, 2014

‘Fiddler on the Roof’ offers universal appeal for audiences – Fayetteville Observer, January 24, 2014

Fiddler on the Roof – Up and Coming Weekly, January 22, 2014

CFRT Receives Grant to Support VOICES FROM THE HOMEFRONT

‘The SantaLand Diaries’ offers humor for the mature elf – Fayetteville Observer, December 18, 2013

‘The SantaLand Diaries’ is at Cape FearRegional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, December 13, 2013

‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer,December 6, 2013

Theater review: ‘Sweeney Todd’ is grim, exceptional – Fayetteville Observer, November 6, 2013

Theatre Review: Sweeney Todd – The Demon Barber of Fleet Street – NC Arts Review, November 4, 2013

In the Barber’s Chair – with the CFRT’s Sweeney Todd – NC Arts Review, October 2013

Sweeney Todd Comes to Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Up and Coming Weekly, October 30, 2013

‘Sweeney Todd,’ the story of a butchering barber, begins at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, November 1, 2013

Reviews: ‘The Little Prince’ and ‘Rent’ – Fayetteville Observer, September 25, 2013

‘The Little Prince’ comes to Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, September 20, 2013

CFRT Hopes to Delight with The Little Prince – Up and Coming Weekly, September 13, 2013

Op-Ed: Quaintance – North Carolina tax change would hurt arts effort – Fayetteville Observer, June 18, 2013

The Little Mermaid Swims into Town at the Cape Fear Regional Theatre Summer Camps – Up and Coming Weekly, June 14, 2013

Blues-n-Brews Festival is a recipe for success – Fayetteville Observer, May 31, 2013

Celebrate Blues and Brews at Festival Park – Up and Coming Weekly, May24, 2013

Have talent, will travel – Fayetteville Observer, May 23, 2013

Bluegrass and the Bible – Fayetteville Observer, May 17, 2013

The Cotton Patch Gospel Opens at Campbellton Landing – Up and Coming Weekly, May 13, 2013

Play’s witty dialogue highlights Austen classic – Fayetteville Observer, April 25, 2013

Pride and Prejudice – Up and Coming Weekly, April 15, 2013

‘Pride and Prejudice’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre runs through May 5 – Fayetteville Observer, April 19, 2013

Cape Fear Regional Theatre announces productions for 2013-2014 season – Fayetteville Observer, March 26, 2013

History brought alive: ‘The Parchman Hour’ – Fayetteville Observer, March 13, 2013

Pitts: ‘The Parchman Hour’ succeeds on multiple levels – Fayetteville Observer, March 14, 2013

CFRT’s Parchman Hour is the Season’s Don’t Miss – Up and Coming Weekly, March 11, 2013

Theatre Review – The Parchman Hour – NC Arts Review, March 11, 2013

The Parchman Hour: A Freedom Rider’s Story – The Fayetteville Press, March 2013

Cape Fear Regional Theatre puts civil rights in spotlight with ‘The Parchman Hour’ – Fayetteville Observer, March 8, 2013

Playwright blends history, theater in ‘The Parchman Hour’ – Fayetteville Observer, March 5, 2013

Pitts: ‘Parchman Hour’ a window into civil rights history – Fayetteville Observer, March 3, 2013

Historian Tim Tyson says young people are key to social change – Fayetteville Observer, February 26, 2013

‘Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, February 17, 2013

‘Legally Blonde’ cast to perform in cabaret – Fayetteville Observer, February 9, 2013

‘Legally Blonde’ being held over until Feb. 17 – February 5, 2013

Snaps for Legally Blonde – Up and Coming Weekly, February 4, 2013

‘Blonde’ delivers positive message – Fayetteville Observer, January 31, 2013

Pups rehearse their roles for ‘Legally Blonde’ – Fayetteville Observer, January 31, 2013

Cape Fear Regional Theatre awarded the George A. Parides Professional Theatre Award – Fayetteville Observer, January 29, 2013

Legally Blonde at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fort Bragg Patch, January 26, 2013

Arts: On with the show – Fayetteville Observer, January 27, 2013

‘Legally Blonde’ set to open at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, January 25, 2013

$20,000 Grant Awarded to Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, January 4, 2013

Cape Fear Regional Theatre holds auditions for dogs to be a part of a production of ‘Legally Blonde’ – Fayetteville Observer, December 17, 2012

Shazam! Best Christmas Pageant Ever at CFRT – Up and Coming Weekly, December 3, 2012

Holiday on Stage: Meet the cast of ‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ – Fayetteville Observer, November 30, 2012

Tom Littman is one actor playing 18 roles in ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ – Fayetteville Observer, November 8, 2012

Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s new play, ‘Around the World in 80 Days,’ covers a lot of ground – Fayetteville Observer, October 31, 2012

‘Around the World in 80 Days’ on stage at Cape Fear Regional Theatre – Fayetteville Observer, October 26, 2012

Announcing the 2012 – 2013 CFRT Season!