2023/24 PlayMakers Open House

Get to know your local professional theatre company and help us kick off our 23/24 Season. We’re throwing our doors wide open for you, featuring live entertainment, stage combat demonstrations, food trucks, community partners, and a special keynote at 2 PM from our very own Producing Artistic Director, Vivienne Benesch.

Open House Schedule

Join us Saturday, August 26

12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Live Entertainment

Our Open House will feature performances from North Carolina bluegrass treasures, Morgan Creek Bluegrass, and Laurelyn Dossett

Special Guests

Our event will feature the Chapel Hill Library Book Mobile, The Scrap Exchange, Seed Art Share, Larry’s Coffee, community and campus partners, and of course, UNC Chapel Hill’s famous mascot, Rameses the Ram!

Sandwich Sensations Contest

To celebrate our season opener Clyde’s by Lynn Nottage, we are hosting a sandwich competition. Submissions are now closed. Contest finalists will be notified and recipes will be prepared and judged during the Open House by a celebrity panel including UNC Chancellor Kevin Guskiewicz, and more!

Food Trucks and More!

Enjoy the festivities and grab a bite! We’re featuring local food trucks including Family Affair Hometown Cooking, Arepa Culture, and JAM Ice Cream.

Meet our Company

In addition to our entertainment and guests, we want to meet with YOU! Come meet the people who make PlayMakers so special, our company!