The 2019|20 Season!

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Deadline September 15!

September 11–29

Announcing Our 2019/2020 Season!

Legacy | NOW

Celebrate 100 years of playmaking at Carolina by helping us carry our legacy forward into the NOW.

Nina Simone
Aug 21–25

Native Son
Sep 11–29

Dairyland
Oct 16–Nov 3

Ragtime
Nov 20–Dec 15

The Amish Project
Jan 8–12

Everybody
Jan 22–Feb 9

Julius Caesar
Mar 4–22

Native Gardens
Apr 8–26

Edges of Time
Apr 29–May 3

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Sep 18 2019

Notes on “Native Son”

Dramaturg Adam Versényi writes on how “Native Son” demonstrates the direct effects of physical environment on human behavior and blackness in Chicago.

Sep 16 2019

The Fractured World of Native Son

It’s 1930s Chicago with 64 scenes in over 15 different locations. Where do you go with the set design of “Native Son” when all Bigger Thomas wants to do is fly? An airplane hanger, of course.

Jul 31 2019

Rabun / Simone

One multi-hyphenate artist takes up the mantle of another multi-hyphenate artist in Howard L. Craft’s one-woman tour de force about the High Priestess of Soul.

Jul 31 2019

Where Are They Now?

PlayMakers has helped premiere six new American plays in the last three seasons. From “Draw the Circle” to “Jump” and everything in between, what are the creators up to now?

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