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The venue was small but it was a great experience a must if u like theatre .there are no good... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2016
Anthony S
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Fabulous small theatre with an interesting mix of performances

I've seen three of their shows in the last year and always thoroughly enjoyed each one. It's a... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2016
Louise M
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Apr 23, 2018
“Interesting Playhouse”
Dec 8, 2016
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

Saw Charles III this past weekend. Good acting; play was interesting and comical. Venue was an old school that has a new purpose.

Thank Terri K
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

The venue was small but it was a great experience a must if u like theatre .there are no good snacks so eat first other than that awesome

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed August 25, 2016

I've seen three of their shows in the last year and always thoroughly enjoyed each one. It's a small intimate space with professional productions that are always partly entertaining and partly thought provoking. Consider yourself lucky if you are here when there is a show...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant! As I understand, the show was a showcase result of Summer Theatre Conservatory 2016.

Thank Ilze B
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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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...More

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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.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed June 8, 2015

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

Thank Susan B
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...More

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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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