Wilmington's Premier Dinner Theater Experience



Pleased to announce Box Office Hours at TheatreNOW.
Wednesdays & Thursdays from 12-2pm, Fridays 3-5pm
19 S. 10th Street (corner of 10th & Dock)
Downtown Wilmington, NC 28401 (near Cape Fear Museum)
Or call us at 910.399.3NOW

“Top O' The Mornin' To Ya”
with Faith & Begorrah

by Penny Kohut
Feb 27-Mar 21, 2015
7pm. Doors open at 6pm. Tickets $28. $18 Show only.

Faith & Begorah are Irish morning talk show hosts on location in Wilmington, NC. This is Kathie Lee and Hoda on Irish whiskey and loads of trouble! Show segments include interviews with “celebrities”, live music, and much fuss over “Film”ington, NC. Interactive fun abounds with this zany duo. Studio audience is treated to an Irish-inspired 3-course meal with ticket price.

Sunday, March 1 & 29.

1pm. Doors open at 12:30pm.
$10 for show only. General admission. Brunch and drinks not included in cover charge. Pay at your table the day of.

If you were missing Drag Brunch since the close of Perkeo, here's your chance to catch up with Tara Nicole Brooks and her coterie of amazing drag performers!

Come and enjoy some of the finest performers in the Southeast and they display their finest garb and perform your favorite songs!
Sunday Funnies with Orlando Jones
Guess who is back!!! Not only is his character back on FOX "Sleepy Hollow", but Orlando Jones is back on TheatreNOW's stage for his "Sunday Funnies" comedy show. Shows February 8 & March 1. 6-8pm. Tickets $30 and available now! Photo by Ken Blevins, Wilmington Star News. Click on photo for link to the comedy show writeup.

"Nothing but potential..."

A Little Glimpse of TheatreNOW's 2014 Season

TheatreNOW 2015 Season

Jan 9-Feb 14: Love Happens by Richard Orlaff. 

Romantic comedy dinner show.

Jan 11: Sunday Gospel Brunch with Tru2You Gospel Choir

Feb 15: Sunday Jazz Brunch with LaCi (Chiaki Ito and LaRaisha DiEvelyn)

Feb 19-21: Black History Month LOVE SONGS with Techmoja.

Feb 27-March 21: Top O’the Mornin’ with Faith & Begorrah by Penny Kohut. Comedic Irish talk & dinner show.

March 15: Irish Brunch with Blarney Brogues.

Mar 27-May 3: Still Bitchin’: Rude Bitches Make Me Tired 2 by Celia Rivenbark adapted by Zach Hanner. 

Comedic etiquette dinner show.

April 5: Easter Brunch with Nina Repeta.

April 12: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Raphael Name, Brazilian guitarist.

May 8-June 14: Raney by Clyde Edgerton. 

Southern comedy dinner show.

May 10: Mother’s Day Brunch with Grenoldo Frazier.

June 14: Sunday Hawaiian Brunch with Da Howlies.

June 18-July 24: Summers at Seabreeze by Zach Hanner. 

Musical revue dinner show.

July 12: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Lee Venters and Vermillion Sands. Brazilian, Bossa Nova.

July 30-Aug 1: Impossibilities: Magic, Mindreading and Mayhem.

Aug7-Sept 5: Joni & JT in Jail by Mirla Criste. 60’s musical revue dinner show. 

August 9: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Nina Repeta Trio.

Sept 11-Oct 3: Yet-to be-named Super Hero Comedy/Mystery by Hank Toler. Breakfast-for-dinner (‘Blinner') Show.

Oct 9-Oct 31: Yet-to-be Titled Halloween Show

Halloween themed dinner show.

October 11: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Grenoldo Frazier.

November 11-15: Cucalorus Film Festival

November 20-December 20: A Trailer Park Christmas.

December 13: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Nina Repeta Trio.

December 31: NYE Party. TBD.

TheatreNOW's owner, Alisa Harris, chats with SALT Magazine about the building. (click image for link)
TheatreNOW Turns 2!!!
TheatreNOW opened its doors July 20, 2012 and what a ride the past 2 years have been! Dozens of original dinner shows produced, film and comedy festivals hosted, live music acts, big name performers and bestselling authors touted, and a lot of food and fun! Let's see what the next few bring...
Check out this amazing write-up on TheatreNOW's own, CHEF DENISE GORDON.
Check out this amazing write-up on TheatreNOW's own, ZACH HANNER.

Super Saturday Fun Time wins
"2013 Best Children's Theater Production" at Wilmington Theater Awards. 1/23/14

TheatreNOW owner & producer, Alisa Harris, and TheatreNOW artistic director and writer/director of Super Saturday Fun Time, Zach Hanner, at the 2013 Wilmington Theater Awards. Congratulations to everyone involved in the production and a very special thank you to all the other Children's Theater companies for making sure that access to quality theater is maintained for all our youth!
A little sample of TheatreNOW's 2013!