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A Christmas Carol

Theatre Director Brings “A Christmas Carol” to New Bern

Raleigh Resident and New Bern Native, Aaron Williams, puts the spirit of Christmas in the hearts of local residents. “Bah Humbug” will be the last thing on the mind of anyone who sits in the audience of the all new showing of “A Christmas Carol” the musical production featured at the Rivertowne Players …

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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music presented by RiverTowne Players

Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse Suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers” by Maria Augusta Trapp RiverTowne Players is proud to present one of the world’s most beloved musicals, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s final collaboration, The Sound of Music. This classic musical will be performed …

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Working the musical

Studs Terkel’s Working the Musical Opens July 22

Celebrates American Workers in Their Own Words Rivertowne Players are Working on a special project and Director John Van Dyke is leading the way.  It is special because it comes directly from those people whose story is told. Over 40 years ago, in 1974, acclaimed author, Studs Terkel interviewed over 100 working people …

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Brandon Banks

For Brandon Banks, Recent ECU Grad, His 24th Job is Working

While many recent college graduates are searching for a job, Brandon Banks has added another to his list. Banks, as the musical director for Rivertowne Players’ upcoming show, Working marks this as his 24th theatre job.   He began at age 16 as pianist for the Rivertowne Players production of 13.  That is when …

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The Game's Afoot

Rivertowne Players present The Game’s Afoot – Holmes for the Holidays

We enjoyed our interview with Harry Harvey, the Director of The Game’s Afoot. It’s being aired on New Bern’s News Talk Radio WNOS 107.5 and 1450AM. Listen to Laura Johnson’s interview with Harry here: When asked about The Game’s Afoot, Harry Harvey said, “It is a very funny play, a mystery farce by …

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“Damn Yankees” presented by the RiverTowne Players

RiverTowne Players at the Masonic Theatre, 514 Hancock Street present the home-run musical, “Damn Yankees”, July 18-20, July 25-27 at 8:00pm and July 21 & 28 at 3:00pm. Tickets are $15.00 in advance at the Council of the Arts, 308 George Street, 252-638-2577 or $18.00 at the door, $10.00 students with valid school …

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Camp Broadway Children hit the streets of New Bern, NC!

While meeting New Bern Now’s “Map Man” Richard Sheridan (owner of the interactive Crystal Coast Discovery Map), we enjoyed a nice surprise! Children from Aaron Williams’ Camp Broadway came into Port City Java in costume and practiced their British accents with customers. They are very excited for their upcoming performance of The Little …

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