Located in the Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art on the UNC Chapel Hill campus, the Paul Green Theatre is a 500-seat, thrust stage facility. It was completed in 1976, and renovated in 1996 for more comfortable seating and top-of-the-line rigging.
ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Only row A is accessible without the use of stairs.
Current Season in the Paul Green Theatre
Subscribe & Save! Buy Tickets by Nambi E. Kelleybased on the novel by Richard Wright Directed by Colette Robert When you look in the mirror, what do you see? On Chicago’s South Side in the 1930s, Bigger Thomas struggles to find a place for himself in a world where systemic oppression and poverty make fear and... Read more »
Subscribe & Save! Buy Tickets by Heidi ArmbrusterDirected by Vivienne Benesch World Premiere Comedy Sometimes you really do put your foot in it Raw from an office romance, stinging from a journalistic rivalry, and exhausted by a never-ending series of baby showers, Allie, a food writer in New York City, never expected to find herself on... Read more »
Subscribe & Save! Buy Tickets Book by Terrence McNallyMusic by Stephen FlahertyLyrics by Lynn Ahrens Directed by Zi Alikhan An era exploding, a century spinning Nominated for thirteen Tony Awards including Best Musical, this triumphant masterpiece bursts forth with show-stopping splendor and unbridled passion. Prepare to be swept away by the diverse rhythms of the turn... Read more »
Subscribe & Save! Buy Tickets by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Directed by Orlando Pabotoy You can’t take just anything with you They say you can’t take it with you, but that won’t stop Everybody from trying! One of America’s hottest young playwrights gives the 15th-century morality tale a much-needed lift of theatrical whimsy, as Everybody—hounded by Death—desperately searches... Read more »
***UPDATE*** (March 13, 5:00pm): ALL REMAINING PERFORMANCES OF JULIUS CAESAR HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. If you had ticket(s) for performances March 11–22, please click here for information on how to proceed. by William Shakespeare Directed by Andrew Borba Winning is easy, governing is harder Shakespeare’s classic play of politics and power... Read more »
***UPDATE*** (March 17, 4:00pm): ALL PERFORMANCES OF NATIVE GARDENS 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 Karen Zacarías Directed by Patrick Torres A comedy that is anything but neighborly Good fences don’t always make good neighbors, but... Read more »