TheatreNOW-Wilmington's Premier Dinner Theater Experience

Rude Bitches Make Me Tired 2:
Still Bitchin':

by Celia Rivenbark adapted by Zach Hanner
March 27-May 3, 2015
Fri & Sat 7PM. Doors open at 6pm
Sundays at 3pm. Doors open at 2p

Tickets $38. $22 for show only.

$2 donation to Wilmington's Interfaith Hospitality Network included in ticket price.

2014 Star News Media Wilmington Theater Award Winner for "Best Original Production" "Rude Bitches Make Me Tired" gets a sequel!
Local author, Celia Rivenbark’s latest novel gets a second dinner theater makeover. This time with some additional stories not found in the book, but with all the irreverance you’ve grown to love. Advice on etiquette from these Southern gals will keep you in stiches. Adapted by Zach Hanner. 

Ham & Cheese Pastry with Sweet-n-Hot Pepper Jelly

(A vegetarian version of this appetizer is available. Please make a note when ordering tickets)

Entrée: (choose one)

A juicy Chicken Breast in a light Creole Sauce with sautéed Peppers & Onions over creamy Cheese Grits


Springtime BIG Salad with a fresh Salmon Patty
A variety lettuces, dragged through the garden Boiled Egg, Cheese, House-made Croutons & Green Goddess Dressing


Unstuffed Pork Chop
A juicy Pork Chop, topped with Potato-Bread Dressing, Bacon Gravy & a Green Vegetable Casserole


Vegetarian Springtime BIG Salad with a Meatless “Chicken” Cutlet
A variety lettuces, dragged through the garden with Boiled Egg, Cheese, House-made Croutons & Green Goddess Dressing

Dessert of the Day


Rude Bitches Make Me Tired 2: Still Bitchin' 

March 27-May 3, 2015
Tickets $22 for show only.

Fri & Sat at 7pm. Sun (4/12 on) at 3pm. Seating begins 1 hr prior

Limited number of SHOW ONLY tickets available. Seating for these tickets are reserved in our upstairs mezzanine seating.

$2 donation to Wilmington's Interfaith Hospitality Network included in ticket price.

Super Saturday Fun Time

Kid's Adventure and Variety Show. Saturdays at 3pm. $8 ($1 off with Kid's Club Membership/$10 annual membership)

WINNER 2013 Star News Media
Wilmington Theater Awards'
"Best Children's Theater Production"!!!

Join Dock, the Dog and the Dock Street Street Kids every Saturday for Super Saturday Fun Time, an interactive adventure and variety show. Your host, riverboat salty Captain Coy T. Plunkett (Zach Hanner) leads the fun with live music, games and his favorite surf videos and cartoons. Dock and the kids solve a new mystery each week featuring local attractions and history and trip to the library or two! Your ticket includes a light snack and free drop off for kids ages 5+. We also do custom birthday packages with a chance to interact with all the characters and even step onstage and be a part of the action!!!

Dock Street Kid's Club Membership is only $10 per year. Dock Street Kid's Club members receive $1 off admission to all "Super Saturday Fun Time" shows. Members will also receive a 10% discount on all TheatreNOW merchandising, a personalized membership card and a special email newsletter with clues and stories from Captain Plunkett, Dock, the Dog and the Dock Street Kids.


by Clyde Edgerton

adapted for theater by John Justice

May 8-June 14, 2015
Fri & Sat at 7pm
Sundays (starting May 24) at 3pm
Seating starts 1 hour prior to show time

Tickets $22-$38

TheatreNOW presents Clyde Edgerton's RANEY as a dinner theater show May 8-June 14. Edgerton's novel has been adapted for the stage by John Justice and showcases some of Wilmington's finest performers. Don't miss this classic Southern story of family, music, and forgiveness. Not for children. Adult themes and language. Ticket includes a 3-course Southern comfort food-inspired meal with choice of entrée.

Directed by Justin Smith. Starring Kendra Goehring-Garrett & Zach Hanner.


FRIDAYS May 8th & 15th
Pre-show presentation, art auction and musical performance by Clyde Edgerton at 5:30pm. Show at 7pm.

TheatreNOW presents two special performances with a pre-show presentation by author, Clyde Edgerton, art auction and more with portion of proceeds to benefit the Arts Council of Wilmington and NHC. Tickets for this show are $68 which includes a $30 donation to the Arts Council (that donation shows up as a ticket "fee" on your ticket receipt).

Homemade Biscuit & Pimiento Cheese with Green Tomato Jam

Entrée: (choose one)
All entrées (except Pasta) are served with seasonal Southern side dishes

Coca-Cola & Brown Sugar Ham
Roast Chicken with House-made Bourbon BBQ Glaze
Grilled Chipotle Shrimp Skewer with Cajun Remoulade Sauce
Handmade Pasta with Turkey Meatballs in a light Tomato, Garlic & Olive Oil Sauce
Vegetarian-Handmade Pasta with "Meat"balls

Dessert of the Day

Mother's Day Brunch with Grenoldo Frazier

May 10
Mother's Day Brunch with Grenoldo Frazier
Doors open at 11:30am. Show 12-2pm.
$20/$15 children under 12.
Ticket includes 3-course brunch and show.
Beverages and gratuity not included.

First Course

Pastry Basket

Second Course (Choose one)

Entree Salad

Mixed Greens, Crisp Veggies, Bacon, Cheese, & Balsamic Vinaigrette. Served with a Biscuit


Pimiento Cheese & Bacon Omelette

featuring House-made Pimiento Cheese. Served with Home Fries, Fruit & a Biscuit


Baked Meatloaf

Made From-scratch & served with Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Green Beans & a Biscuit


Crème Brûlée French Toast

Served with warm Syrup, Bacon & Fruit


Spring Vegetable & Cheese Quiche

Served with Home Fries & Fruit


Seafood Eggs Benedict

House-made Crab Cakes, topped with poached Eggs & Hollandaise Sauce.

Served with Home Fries & Fruit

Third Course

Dessert of the Day


19 S. 10th Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
910.399.3NOW (3669)

Wed & Thur 12-2pm, Fri 3-5pm
Group Discounts & Private Rentals Available
Please call 910.399.3NOW for group ticket sales and reservations.

Refunds will be made in full in case of a cancelled performance. No other refunds will be made. Tickets will gladly be exchanged for another date if there is availability. With less than 24 hours notice, tickets can only be exchanged for another date (if available) or credit issued for another show. No refunds allowed with less than 24 hours notice.

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