PlayMakers Repertory Company Announces 2019/20 Season »

Season continues to celebrate Carolina’s 100-year history of playmaking with bold new adaptations, relevant classics, and commitment to new works & new perspectives Season lock-up and PlayMakers assets (Chapel Hill, NC, March 10 , 2019) – PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly announces its 2019/20 Season: Legacy | NOW. The season brings to our Mainstage one of… Read more »

PlayMakers Presents Paula Vogel’s “How I Learned to Drive” »

Pulitzer Prize-winning play has a powerful new resonance in the #MeToo era Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company What: “How I Learned to Drive,” written by Paula Vogel. Directed by Lee Sunday Evans. When: April 3 to 21, 2019. Opening Night & Press Opening Saturday, April 6, 2019 Where: Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art, 120… Read more »

Playmakers’ Award-Winning Summer Youth Conservatory to Produce Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s “Bright Star” »

(Chapel Hill, NC, February 1, 2019) PlayMakers Repertory Company is proud to announce the Summer Youth Conservatory (SYC) program for 2019. The Conservatory’s Theatre Intensive and Theatre Tech programs will train area high school students on- and off-stage, as they produce the award-winning musical, “Bright Star,” written by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell. For seven… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Presents Dominique Morisseau’s “Skeleton Crew “ »

Last chapter in the “Detroit Trilogy” explores the plight of America’s blue collar line workers Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company What: Dominique Morisseau’s Skeleton Crew directed by Valerie Curtis-Newton When: October 10 to 28; Opening Night & Press Opening, Friday, October 12, 2018 Where: Paul Green Theatre, Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art, 120 Country… Read more »

PlayMakers Repertory Company Kicks Off 2018/19 Season with World Premiere of “Temples of Lung an Air” »

Global poet and musician Kane Smego’s odyssey through race, language, and identity Who: PlayMakers Repertory Company presents a production of StreetSigns Center for Literature and Performance What: PRC2 presentation of Temples of Lung and Air; written and performed by Kane Smego, directed by Joseph Megel When: August 22 to 26, 2018; Opening Night August 22… Read more »