Located in the Center for Dramatic Art on the UNC Chapel Hill campus, the Paul Green Theatre is a 500 seat facility that was completed in 1976.
Current Season at the Paul Green Theatre
By Bekah Brunstetter Directed by Jeffrey Meanza from the writer of NBC’s “This is Us” With cake so good you could take a nap in it, a surprise lesbian wedding, and a reality show announcer whose narrative style can get a little too personal, this sweet comedy just might make you laugh until you cry.... Read more »
By Kate Hamill based on the novel by Jane Austen Directed by Taibi Magar a gossip-driven comedy of reason and romance Playwright Kate Hamill gives us a fresh, comic take on Jane Austen’s beloved novel. This eminently theatrical adaptation follows two radically different sisters—sensible Elinor and hypersensitive Marianne—in the wake of their father’s death, as... Read more »
By Colman Domingo a dizzy, dysfunctional family reunion to remember This holiday season, the Shealys dare you not to laugh as they reconnect around their aging mother in the heart of a West Philly neighborhood, where they find that losing your memory and losing your mind are two completely different things. REGIONAL PREMIERE “A magnificent... Read more »
By Lucas Hnath in rotating repertory with Tartuffe Directed by Preston Lane a big-little play about faith in America Twenty years ago, Pastor Paul’s church was nothing more than a modest storefront, but his new ideas about the nature of salvation may just turn his congregation of thousands back into a congregation of one. In... Read more »
Adapted by David Ball in rotating repertory with The Christians Directed by Saheem Ali a comedy of religious proportions The man of the house has lost his mind. He has been blinded by the counterfeit zeal of a penniless scoundrel who fully intends to make off with his wife, his livelihood, and probably the kitchen... Read more »
By Mike Wiley Music & lyrics by Laurelyn Dossett Directed by Vivienne Benesch a North Carolina fable for today Acclaimed playwright Mike Wiley returns to PlayMakers with singer-songwriter Laurelyn Dossett to explore, through words and music, the cyclical nature of human behavior. A story of racial tension, immigration, and economic crisis in a small North... Read more »
ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Only row A is accessible without the use of stairs.
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