Oct 22 2021

Director Short: ‘The Skin of Our Teeth’

Vivienne Benesch Quick Facts Hometown: New York City First Show: monologues from Moliere’s “Th Miser” in French First Professional Credit: “The Skin of Our Teeth” at Chautauqua Theater Company Mbost Meaningful Show: A Chorus Line and The Garden of Earthly Delight How did you become a theatre person? I was fortunate enough to grow up… Read more »

Sep 15 2021

Meet Thornton Wilder

More than just a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, this 20th-century Renaissance man seemed to excel at everything he put his hand to, from language to lyrics to military intelligence.

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PlayMakers Announces 2021/22 Season

PlayMakers Repertory Company announces 2021-2022 season Five live, in-person shows celebrate the healing power of human connection (Chapel Hill, N.C., Aug. 4, 2021) — Today, PlayMakers Repertory Company announced it will reopen for the 2021-2022 season, staging five productions in the 550-seat Paul Green Theatre between November 2021 and May 2022. The season features works… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces Two New Play Commissions

Commissions to launch PlayMakers’ “@PLAY” new works development program, which focuses on adding more women’s voices and experiences to American Theatre (Chapel Hill, NC, March 8, 2021) PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly announces new play commissions by two important, transformational voices of the American Theatre, Bekah Brunstetter and Charly Evon Simpson. Their commissions mark the official… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces Reimagined 20/21 Season 

45th season embraces change and delivers range of work digitally    (Chapel Hill, NC, August 11, 2020) PlayMakers Repertory Company believes in the transformative power of theatre and its ability to bring communities together to share common ground. Even if that isn’t in the same space…   PlayMakers’ 45th season, All Too Human, which explores the resilience of the human spirit in the face of personal… Read more »

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