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Our Blog

Sep 16 2017

From “This is Us” to “The Cake”

The opening of “The Cake” will mark Bekah Brunstetter’s home state professional debut. Unfortunately, she won’t be in North Carolina to see it.

Sep 7 2017

6 Reasons This Tar Heel Loves Theatre

UNC student Elizabeth Holmes fell in love with theatre last season at PlayMakers. Turns out, there are six reasons this Tar Heel loves theatre.

Aug 30 2017

Jeff Meanza Returns!

Jeffrey Meanza, PlayMakers’ beloved former Associate Artistic Director, is back this fall to direct the first show of the Mainstage season! We sat down with him to do some catching up.

Aug 10 2017

Spotlight on Kathy Williams

With two shows on the horizon, longtime beloved company member Kathryn Hunter-Williams has a busy fall ahead of her. But that’s just how she likes it!

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