Apr 20 2018

Meet Laurelyn Dossett

This may be Laurelyn Dossett’s first time working with PlayMakers, but she’s no stranger to composing for theatre about North Carolinian life.

Apr 16 2018

Welcome Home, Mike Wiley

UNC’s newest Distinguished Alumnus returns to PlayMakers for the final piece of a season bookended with productions about life and social disparity in North Carolina.

Apr 10 2018

Getting to “Eden” – Dressing the Stage

What’s the first thing you’ll notice when you step into the Paul Green Theatre “Leaving Eden”? Stuff—tons and tons of miscellaneous objects lining the perimeter of the stage.

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PlayMakers Repertory Company and The Process Series Present “Making Tracks”

Inaugural New Play Reading Series, featuring work from local to international playwrights tackling the issues of our time Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company< strong>What: “Making Tracks” A New Play Reading Series When: April 13–15, 2018 Where: Studios 101 and 104, Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art, 120 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC Tickets: Free,… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Presents the World Premiere of “Leaving Eden”

PlayMakers’ first full commission is a North Carolina fable that unearths the cycles of history to create a hymn for the future Who:​ PlayMakers Repertory Company What​: World Premiere Mainstage production of “Leaving Eden,” a North Carolina fable by Mike Wiley, with music & lyrics by Laurelyn Dossett. Directed by Vivienne Benesch. When: ​April 4… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces 2018/2019 Season

New season marks 100 years of playmaking at UNC-Chapel Hill with a Pulitzer prize winner, several world and regional premieres and a cosmic musical tribute (Chapel Hill, N.C.—March 2, 2018) – A merry romp through Sherwood Forest, a Pulitzer Prize winner, a high-stakes power play between working class and big business, a world premiere of… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Presents “The Christians” by Lucas Hnath

A big-little play about faith and following Who:​ PlayMakers Repertory CompanyWhat​: Mainstage production of “The Christians” by Lucas Hnath, directed by Preston Lane When: ​February 1 to March 10; Opening Performance & Press Opening Saturday, February 10, 2:00 p.m. Where: ​Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art, 120 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC Tickets:… Read more »

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