PlayMakers’ Award-Winning Summer Youth Conservatory Returns to the Stage with “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” »

How do you spell fun? S-Y-C Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company’s Summer Youth Conservatory What: “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” Book by Rachel Sheinkin, Music & Lyrics by William Finn, Conceived by Rebecca Feldman. Directed by Tracy Bersley. When: July 27-31, 2022. Opening Night Wednesday, July 27. Where: PlayMakers Repertory Company, 120 Country Club… Read more »

PlayMakers Presents “A Wrinkle in Time” March 30 to April 17, 2022 »

Fantastical adaptation of a beloved novel features theatre’s first sensory-friendly performance Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company What: “A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeleine L’Engle. Adapted by Tracy Young. Directed by Shelley Butler. When: March 30 to April 17, 2022; Opening Night & Press Opening Saturday, April 2, 2022, 7:30 p.m. Where: PlayMakers Repertory Company, 120 Country… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Welcomes New Managing Director and Associate Artistic Director »

Nichole Gantshar and Jeffrey Meanza join leadership team during theatre’s 46th season (Chapel Hill, N.C., November 19, 2021) — PlayMakers Repertory Company today announced two additions to its leadership team. Nichole Gantshar has joined the company as its new Managing Director, and Jeffrey Meanza has returned to the role of Associate Artistic Director, after nationwide… Read more »

PlayMakers Announces Addition to 21/22 Season »

Dipika Guha joins lineup of five powerhouse playwrights celebrating the healing power of human connection (Chapel Hill, N.C., November 5, 2021 UPDATED) — Today, PlayMakers Repertory Company at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced it will present Dipika Guha’s “Yoga Play” during the 2021/22 season, which kicks off November 10 in the… Read more »

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 »