The folks behind Manbites Dog Theater have started a theater blog called The Upstager. The content focuses largely on shows at Manbites Dog, but every week they are doing a wonderful Weekend Theater roundup. Check out this week's roundup here, some highlights:
The Last Cargo Cult – Solo performer/master storyteller Mike Daisey brings his newest work to the Triangle. A must-see theater event. More details here. Opens Wednesday September 16; continues through September 20. Playmakers Repertory Company, Chapel Hill.
Laundry & Bourbon – James McLure’s comedy, staged by Justice Theater Project. This weekend’s shows: Friday and Saturday 8:00, Sunday at 2:00. Continues through September 27. St. Mary’s School, Raleigh.