Husband-and-wife Broadway actors Alan Campbell (Sunset Boulevard, Contact) and Lauren Kennedy (Monty Python's Spamalot, Sunset Boulevard) are artistic advisors for the series, which will boast six productions including the world premiere of the new play Gods of Autumn, written and directed by Jack Murphy. The line-up for the 2008 summer season follows:
Directed by John McIlwee
The Robber Bridegroom
June 18-29 Directed by Matthew-Jason Willis
Directed by Lauren Kennedy Co-starring real-life brothers Matt Bogart (Aida, Miss Saigon, The Civil War) and Dan Bogart (Les Misérables)
July 23-Aug. 3
Directed by Kristen Coury
Directed by Tito Hernandez
About the upcoming season producer Michael Kennedy said in a statement, "This helps us sustain our goal of being a small professional theatre with high production value, and creates the best scenario I could imagine."
All performances run Wednesday-Saturday at 8 PM with Sunday matinees at 3 PM. Tickets are now available by calling (919) 834-4000 or by visiting ticketmaster.com.
For more information go to www.hotsummernightsatthekennedy.org.