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A splendid 'Charlotte's Web' has a short run

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Despite mounting concerns surrounding the spread of the coronavirus, the Flat Rock Playhouse most recent production opened with optimistic numbers.   Read Story »

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Henderson County Life

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Smoke on the Mountain' lights fire on Playhouse stage

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Scott Treadway as pastor Mervin Oglethorpe walks tentatively into the sanctuary of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, reaches the pulpit and tugs a pull chain to turn on an overhead light. From his expression and body language, we can feel the tension. He’s about to preside over the Mount Pleasant’s first Saturday night gospel sing and in 1938 in rural North Carolina that’s a daring thing to do.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: Playing Little League for big laughs

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The Odd Couple trope is used often on stage and screen.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: Singers, ensemble nail a Broadway classic

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Household names since the ’40s for anyone who loves Broadway, musicals and theater in general, Rodgers and Hammerstein produced some of the most well-known plays to this day — “Oklahoma!” and “The Sound of Music” remaining two of their most famous. Premiering on Broadway in 1949, “South Pacific” was no less popular. Theater patrons filled the seats for all 1,925 performances.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Proposals' gives patrons enjoyable Poconos vacation

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A fiancé, an ex-wife and a deserted housekeeper are each given the chance to change their circumstances in “Proposals,” the latest production by the Flat Rock Playhouse.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

'Mozart to Pop Chart' showcases Nat Zegree's virtuosity and fun

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The question arises, when it comes to the show "From Mozart to Pop Chart," Is it more Mozart or Pop Chart?   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

⚡️ REVIEW: They're pickin' and the audience is a'grinnin'

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: Strong women have fun in 'Bridesmaid'

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There is resilience in a Southern woman. Steel is the metaphor that comes to mind.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: Dated 'Love List' still leaves 'em laughing

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: Treadway shines in 'Dial M for Murder'

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Where would Miss Marple be if you handed her the murderer on a silver platter without her having to solve the case through meticulous attention to the smallest clues?   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Dreamcoat' is a dazzling explosion of color

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Annie' lights up Playhouse stage

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The opening night audience of “Annie” at the Flat Rock Playhouse got a sign that the show would be a rousing ride before the first two numbers were done.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

LIGHTNING REVIEW: Who's gonna fill their shoes?

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Jason Petty strides onto the stage of the Flat Rock Playhouse looking like Faron Young and sounding like Willie Nelson.   Read Story »

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Flat Rock Life

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Musketeers' is sword-fighting fun

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In the fading light of fall, a swash-buckling adventure livens up the stage at the Flat Rock Playhouse.   Read Story »

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Flat Rock Business

LIGHTNING REVIEW: 'Deathtrap' keeps audience guessing

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"Deathtrap" is tense from the start.   Read Story »

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