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PlayMakers Repertory Company

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120 Country Club Rd, Center for Dramatic Art, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-4107
+1 919-962-7529
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Local theatre lives!

Playmakers Rep has two theatres - a mainstage and and an experimental theatre - to give audiences a... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2014
Candice K
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Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
Very good live theatre !

Playmakers offers a wide variety of interesting plays. Season tickets as well as individual tickets... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2014
TravlinShoes7
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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PlayMakers Repertory Company is the professional theatre in residence at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Considered the leading theatre of the Carolinas, the company has been honored by the Drama League of New York as one of the best regional theatres in the country.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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120 Country Club Rd, Center for Dramatic Art, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-4107
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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...More

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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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Reviewed June 17, 2014

I have had season tickets to Playmakers for over 10 years. Most of the plays have been at least very good but when they fail they fail big time. The sound system is very good with assisted hearing devices available for individuals who have a...More

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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...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2014

As a subscriber, I visit through the season. Productions are beautifully done, with great direction, sometimes outstanding acting. Naturally, some shows are more to one's liking than others, but performances are usually incredibly professional - acting, sets, and costumes.

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Reviewed April 15, 2014

PlayMakers selects plays that are not your typical "safe" entertainment. During our first year here we subscribed to a full season of PlayMakers. We thoroughly enjoyed some, were shocked by some, and even wished we were at home with others. This is not a knock...More

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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...More

Thank Susan K
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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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Reviewed May 18, 2013

We saw the show Caberet. Wonderful show. The theater is setup so you can see well from any seat in the house. The actors are all top notch performers.

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Reviewed April 21, 2013

We have had season tickets to Playmakers fot a number of years. There are no bad seats in the theater and most productions are handled very well. We recently saw Cabaret and had seen it years ago in NYC with Joel Grey. I will not...More

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