Events Calendar


13Public performance, Common Ground Theatre, 4815B Hillsborough Rd., Durham (1 p.m.). Admission: $10 general, $8 senior, $6 student/child. Advance tickets available at Brown Paper Tickets.

It's hot outside; cool down with Transactors Improv: For Families! Family-friendly and based on your suggestions, this show is sure to tickle and delight audience members of all ages.

Director Bart Hubbard is joined in the cast by Steve Scott and Jane Allen Wilson.


25Public performance, Transactors Improv: for Families!, The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro (6 p.m.). Admission: $10 general; $8 seniors, $6 students and ArtsCenter Friends. Visit The ArtsCenter or call 919-929-2787 for tickets, more information, and directions.

Transactors Improv: for Families! returns to The ArtsCenter stage with the theme “Animal Friends: Dogs, Hamsters, and Turtles.”

What are your pets really thinking? And just what do they do when you’re not home anyway? We’ll have lots of fun exploring these questions and more.

The cast is director Anoo Brod, Bart Hubbard, and Steve Scott.

This 45-minute performance features short-form improv, individual scenes running 5-10 minutes and based on audience suggestions.

Everything is made up on the spot, and the content is appropriate for children and adults… and adults who act like children.

Transactors has a long history of entertaining audiences of all ages. The company originated as a children’s theater and has performed in schools throughout the southeast.