The Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre is a 265-seat, flexible space and home to PlayMakers Repertory Company’s PRC2—an exciting second stage series that brings three powerful works up close and personal each season.

NEW IN AUGUST 2019: In order to allow for flexible seating configurations for more dynamic and exciting scenic design, the Kenan Theatre is now general admission.

PlayMakers Subscribers will be able to skip the line and receive priority seating for every performance. Take in the space and and pick your own “best seat in the house.”

 

Sample Seating Charts


Auditorium Style Seating: General Admission

ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Only rows PA and PD are accessible without the use of stairs.
Kenan Seating Chart – auditorium style
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Auditorium Style Seating: Songs of Holiday Cheer

ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Only rows PA and PD are accessible without the use of stairs.
Kenan Seating Chart – Songs of Holiday Cheer
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Thrust Style Seating

ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Only rows PA and PD are accessible without the use of stairs.
Kenan Seating Chart – thrust style
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Alley Style Seating

ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Only row PA is accessible without the use of stairs.
Kenan Seating Chart – alley style
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Current Season at the Kenan Theatre


No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone »

Subscribe & Save!    Buy Tickets by Howard L. CraftDirected by Kathryn Hunter-Williams Her story, her way. The music, loves, and losses of the legendary North Carolina musician. Yolanda Rabun stars as the High Priestess of Soul in this one-woman play with music. A world premiere from Triangle playwright Howard L. Craft and directed by longtime PlayMakers... Read more »

The Amish Project »

Subscribe & Save!    Buy Tickets by Jessica Dickey directed by Sarah Elizabeth Wansley The triumph of forgiveness and compassion A fictionalized exploration of how the wider Nickel Mines community was affected by the Amish schoolhouse shooting in the early 2000s and how the surprising response of the Amish gave hope to a nation. AGE RECOMMENDATION PG-13... Read more »

Edges of Time »

***UPDATE*** (March 17, 4:00pm): ALL PERFORMANCES OF EDGES OF TIME HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. If you had ticket(s) to this production, please click here for information on how to proceed. by Jacqueline E. Lawton Directed by Kaja Dunn The life and times of the marvelous Marvel Cooke World Premiere A one-woman... Read more »