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Photos: First Look at PlayMakers' Summer Youth Conservatory's THE DROWSY CHAPERONE

by Blair Ingenthron - July 23, 2023

PlayMakers' Summer Youth Conservatory is presenting The Drowsy Chaperone on stage now through July 30, 2023. Check out photos from the production here!...

PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces Full Cast For HAMLET

by A.A. Cristi - December 19, 2022

PlayMakers Repertory Company has announced the full cast for its production of Shakespeare's Hamlet. Directed by Vivienne Benesch (Birthday Candles), performances run from January 25 – February 12 in the Paul Green Theatre located in the Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art on the UNC Chapel Hil...

PlayMakers Repertory Company Presents the Regional Premiere of YOGA PLAY by Dipika Guha

by A.A. Cristi - February 18, 2022

PlayMakers Repertory Company presents the regional premiere of “Yoga Play,” a comedy by Dipika Guha that asks the question, what is the personal cost of enlightenment and  identity, in a world that commodifies both? The production runs from February 23 to March 13, 2022 and is directed by Pirronne Y...

Photos: First Look at STICK FLY at PlayMakers Repertory Company

by Stephi Wild - January 31, 2022

PlayMakers Repertory Company presents 'Stick Fly,' Lydia R. Diamond's dramedy exploring the timeless theme of family ties that challenge, delight, and frustrate, all because they are so essential to who we are....

PlayMakers Adds YOGA PLAY to 2021/22 Season

by Nicole Rosky - November 05, 2021

Today, PlayMakers Repertory Company at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced it will present Dipika Guha’s “Yoga Play” during the 2021/22 season. The season kicks off November 10 in the storied Paul Green Theatre....

PlayMakers Announces In-Person 2021/22 Season

by A.A. Cristi - August 04, 2021

Today, PlayMakers Repertory Company at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced it will reopen for the 2021-2022 season, staging five productions in the 550-seat Paul Green Theatre between November 2021 and May 2022. The season features works that explore the resilience of family bo...

Past Shows

The Legend of Georgia McBride

The Legend of Georgia McBride  BY  MATTHEW LÓPEZ DIRECTED BY JEFFREY MEANZA Queens aren't born. They’re made. Casey is an Elvis impersonator with a dream ...

They Do Not Know Harlem
They Do Not Know Harlem
3/1 - 3/12/2023

THEY DO NOT KNOW HARLEM BY TRISTAN ANDRÉ  DIRECTED BY KATHRYN HUNTER-WILLIAMS  Nothing can be changed until it is faced. Bear witness to an extraordinary, ...

1/25 - 2/19/2023

HAMLET BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE DIRECTED BY VIVIENNE BENESCH  Madness in great ones must not unwatched go. Something is rotten in the state of Denmark. A vivid ...

11/16 - 12/4/2022

EMMA BY KATE HAMILL BASED ON THE NOVEL BY JANE AUSTEN  DIRECTED BY MEREDITH MCDONOUGH  Who needs to swipe right when you have Emma Woodhouse? Emma ...

Native Gardens
Native Gardens
10/12 - 10/30/2022

NATIVE GARDENSBY KAREN ZACARASDIRECTED BY PATRICK TORRESA COMEDY THATS ANYTHING BUT NEIGHBORLY.Good fences dont always make good neighbors, but they do make for great comedy! ...

Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee has charmed audiences across the country ...

11/20 - 12/15/2019

This sweeping musical portrait of early-twentieth-century America tells the story of three families in the pursuit of the American Dream....

How I Learned to Drive
How I Learned to Drive
4/3 - 4/21/2019

At once compassionate, heartbreaking, and unexpectedly funny, this Pulitzer Prize-winning play chronicles one womans journey to break the cycleand silencesurrounding her sexual abuse at the ...

My Fair Lady
My Fair Lady
4/5 - 4/29/2017

Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins ...

Twelfth Night
Twelfth Night
3/1 - 3/19/2017

A shipwreck – lost twins – gender-bending disguise – romantic intrigue. The Bard’s riotous romp affirms the power of love to transform loss into hope, ...

Intimate Apparel
Intimate Apparel
1/25 - 2/12/2017

Esther sews elegant intimates for high society and fallen women alike, fashioning an independent path in her search for love and respect. A compelling look ...

The May Queen
The May Queen
11/23 - 12/11/2016

Everyone wonders what happened to Jen Nash, Kingston High’s beautiful May Queen of ‘97. When she suddenly resurfaces back in town as a temp things ...

The Crucible
The Crucible
10/19 - 11/6/2016

Miller’s landmark play gripped our audience 40 years ago, but couldn’t be more timely today. PlayMakers crowns its 40th Anniversary with a fresh look at ...

Detroit ‘67
Detroit ‘67
9/14 - 10/2/2016

1967. The world is shifting for two siblings running an after-hours joint to make ends meet. Tensions mount when dreams diverge, their tight-knit community is ...

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

a bloody great musical The brilliant tale of obsession and revenge, Sweeney Todd combines melodrama, murder - and “the worst pies in London” - with ...

2/24 - 3/13/2016

We are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South-West Africa, From the German Sudwest, Between the Years 1884-1915 ...

Three Sisters
Three Sisters
1/20 - 2/7/2016

Peter and the Starcatcher
Peter and the Starcatcher
11/18 - 12/12/2015

a grownup's prequel to Peter Pan An apprentice Starcatcher and an orphan boy take to the high seas in this whimsical and hilarious origin story ...

10/14 - 11/1/2015

PlayMakers Repertory Company presents “Seminar” by Theresa Rebeck blood, sweat and tears in the writer’s Four aspiring young writers ante up big bucks to learn ...

Highway 47
Highway 47
10/6 - 10/10/2015

family, community and the importance of place An immensely entertaining storyteller, Sanchez spins a true tale of tangled history in the high desert town where ...

CineMagic: Songs from the Silver Screen in Raleigh CineMagic: Songs from the Silver Screen
Wilson Center (4/28 - 4/28)
Burning Coal Theatre Company (6/8 - 6/22)
Merrily We Roll Along
Burning Coal Theatre Company (4/10 - 4/27)
Jane Eyre in Raleigh Jane Eyre
Theatre Raleigh (5/29 - 5/5)
Burning Coal Theatre Company (6/5 - 6/23)
Paint Me This House Of Love
Burning Coal Theatre Company (1/30 - 2/16)
Iron & Wine in Raleigh Iron & Wine
Wilson Center (8/6 - 8/6)

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