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

Downtown Divas Drag Dinner
Thurs. December 18th • 8pm



French Lentil Salad with Beet Vinaigrette

Main Course
Classic Coq au Vin: Chicken Breast & Thigh in a luscious Red Wine Sauce with Bacon, Onions, Mushrooms & Parsley Potatoes
Vegetable Risotto with Truffled Pea Coulis & Shaved Parmesan
Lamb Shank with Red Wine, Rosemary & Citrus. Served with Creamy Polenta & Chef's Vegetables
(There is a $10 upcharge for this entrée)
Twin-4oz. Lobster Tails: butter-poached & served with Vegetable Risotto & a
White Balsamic-Herb Reduction
(There is a $12 upcharge for this entrée)

Brie with Honeyed Walnuts & Berry Compote

A Trio of Chef's Choice
January 9-February 14, 2015
Love Happens by Richard Orloff

Love Happens by Richard Orloff

LOVE HAPPENS follows a year in the lives of two couples, one beginning their relationship and one approaching their fiftieth anniversary. As the younger couple progresses from meeting and dating to the challenges of living together and commitment, they get advice and testimony from the older couple, who develop problems of their own when they’re influenced by the younger pair.

Tickets are $30 adults, $20 show only
Valentine’s Night Special menu tickets are $45/$80 couple
Shows Friday & Saturday nights Jan 9-Feb 14
Doors open at 6pm. Show at 7pm. General admission.
Reservations requested.
Beverages and food service gratuity not included.

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

March 15: Sunday Brunch. TBD.

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

Comedic etiquette dinner show.

April 5: Easter Brunch with TBD.

April 19: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Raphael Name, Brazilian guitarist.

May 8-June 19: 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 26-Aug 1: Summers at Seabreeze by Zach Hanner. 

Musical revue dinner show.

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

Aug7-Sept 5: Joni & JT in Jail by Mirla Crist. 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: Wilmington Horror Stories

Halloween themed dinner show.

October 11: Sunday Jazz Brunch with Grenoldo Frazier.

November 6-December 20: Dinner shows. TBD.

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...
Thanks, Orlando. Everyone had a blast at your July 12, 2014 comedy show at TheatreNOW! Photo by Ken Blevins, Wilmington Star News. Click on photo for link to the writeup.
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!
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