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 »


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 »


Winner of First International Thomas Wolfe Playwrighting Competition Announced! »

Competition Honors one of North Carolina’s most famous writers (Chapel Hill, NC, March 9, 2020) PlayMakers Repertory Company, along with The Thomas Wolfe Society and The Thomas Wolfe Memorial, proudly announce the winner of the first International Thomas Wolfe Playwrighting Competition, Sara Jean Accuardi’s “The Storyteller.” Along with a $7,500 cash prize from the Wolfe… Read more »


PHOTO RELEASE: “Julius Caesar” Hits the Stage at PlayMakers »

How far would you go to save your country? Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company  What: “Julius Caesar” by William Shakespeare. Directed by Andrew Borba. When: March 4 to 22, 2020; Opening Night & Press Opening Saturday, March 7, 7:30 p.m. Where: PlayMakers Repertory Company, 120 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC  Tickets: Start at $15; Students… Read more »