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Address: 224 Polk Street, Raleigh, NC 27604
Phone Number: 919 834 4001
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Don't miss Sea Wall

Saw this one-man show today and it was wonderful. I think there are a few more performances. I have seen about 10 plays here and each one was excellent.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Small theater with nice charm but the seating is mediocre...it's like watching a play sitting in the stands of your local high school gym watching a basketball game

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I rate Burning Caol among the top 3 'small' theathers in the triangle area. Their productions are alway professional and the theather it self is among the largest in this category. If you are into 'thoughtful' live theater, this is a place where you should at least visit once.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Saw this one-man show today and it was wonderful. I think there are a few more performances. I have seen about 10 plays here and each one was excellent.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Great small theatre. They use one prop for multiple uses. Their creativity is amazing.They play was so enjoyable.

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Too far from home
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I love the venue. You are so close to the actors that you can imagine being in the show. Usually an actor is already on the stage when you enter the theatre. The second stage shows are typically better than the main stage ones. The main shows are more main stream whereas the second stage shows are more modern/hip with... More 

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north carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Have been here several times for local HS productions but never a professional one. Fantastic and intimate theater. Reminds me of a few Off-Off Broadway theaters in NYC.

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This was my first visit. We really enjoyed the play and the smaller size theater made for a more intimate experience. There is a good size parking area at no charge. They have a small refreshment area and sell a few books and items too.

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georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My cousin was part of summer program which produced Shakespeare's A Midsummers Night Dream. This play was not put on at the theater ,but staged outside nearby at the Mordecai House on the grounds. I will never look at a play the same way. The audience was involved in the play, and we moved from area to area on the... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Excellent acting and wonderful and unique shows to see. Seating is cozy and you can see everything from most seats. I love this venue.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I've been to about 5 productions over the past two years and have enjoyed each and every one. I always wonder what kind of staging they can do in such a small space and I'm always pleasantly surprised. Acting is great and there is not a bad seat in the house. Parking is easy and free.

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