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Paul Green Theater, Playmakers Repertory Company

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Address: 150 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone Number: 919.962.7529
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Playmakers Rep has two theatres - a mainstage and and an experimental theatre - to give audiences a range of choices from established classics to new playwrights. Most cast... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2014
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Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
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Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Playmakers Rep has two theatres - a mainstage and and an experimental theatre - to give audiences a range of choices from established classics to new playwrights. Most cast members are from the UNC Theatre Dept., although Equity actors often appear as well. Tickets are very reasonable, especially if you purchase a subscription. The only down-side is parking, which can... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Playmakers offers a wide variety of interesting plays. Season tickets as well as individual tickets are usually available . Good seating everywhere.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

As a subscriber, I enjoy the ambiance of this theater. There isn't a bad seat in the whole place. One can see and hear quite well from just about anywhere. I look forward to attending whatever the company chooses to produce here. Prices are very reasonable.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The historic Playmakers theater was the venue for the Southern Culture on the Skids concert after the UNC Libraries' opening of the exhibit, Lard Have Mercy, which focused on the 30-years-together band, within their Southern History Collection. We have normally seen SCOTS at the Cat's Cradle in Carrboro or in Raleigh at a club that is now closed. The acoustics... More 

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Cary, NC
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

great theatre group. Wonderful productions. The community evenings are quite a reasonable way to get to enjoy live theatre often. For the most part, very contemporary plays and interpretations of.

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Durham, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

The layout of the theater seats is simply above average - no matter where you sit, you have a great view of the stage. This is not often t he case. The plays we have seen have always been very good and we look forward to seeing Cabaret. We wish they had more performances in the afternoon, even during the... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

All the seats are excellent and thus you have an excellent view of the stage. We saw The Imaginary Invalid and enjoyed the play although would have preferred a more "Moliere" interpretation. Playmakers should have matinees during at least once during the week.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

The shows here are professionally done and very entertaining. There's not a bad seat in the house. The staff helps with any of your needs. On opening night, they always have food and drink. Wonderful!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Paul Green is a small but lovely facility in UNC's drama school. There are no bad seats in the auditorium. The theater manages to obtain some excellent talent each season, including some members of the UNC drama faculty. The theater puts on a half dozen or so plays each year. We haven't attended one yet that we didn't thoroughly enjoy.... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

We love the Paul Green Theater. It's a marvel of disguise - first a ship, then a 1950s house, then a Shakespearean forest. Amazingly good performances, but I especially appreciate the set design and costumes. Always a treat. Season ticket holders for years and year! And what a bargain for Broadway quality shows!

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Additional Information about Paul Green Theater, Playmakers Repertory Company

Address: Address: 150 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Phone Number: 919.962.7529
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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