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PlayMakers Repertory Company

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Wonderful Rep Theater

There is not a bad seat in the house. We had a wonderful time here. The audience was a mix of... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2018
Saint Louis, Missouri
Affordable quality theater productions

I've been twice to Playmaker's in the last month. 'Sherwood: the Adventures of Robin Hood, and the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
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...more
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120 Country Club Rd, Center for Dramatic Art, Chapel Hill, NC 27514-4107
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

There is not a bad seat in the house. We had a wonderful time here. The audience was a mix of senior citizens and college students. Everyone enjoyed the play.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wrezn8r
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I've been twice to Playmaker's in the last month. 'Sherwood: the Adventures of Robin Hood, and the Mobile theater productions of 'MacBeth'. Both highly professional and entertaining. 'Affordable' is significant to me, as I enjoy treating my teenage grandchildren to live theater. (BTW, there are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank carolinanorte
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Highly recommended for the shows, not so much for the seating, which was apparently designed by the same person who designs the cheap seats for airlines. I am talking about Playmakers Kenan Theatre.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank mlcorrad
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Playmakers, part of UNC-Chapel Hill, is a professional theater company that integrates students, instructors and guest artists to offer theater that is almost always very well done and occasionally quite interesting. Some years the program has seemed gloomy and dark but the last couple of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank CarolinaBecky
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Live, intimate theater with professional actors as well as graduate students in the Professional Theater Program. I've seen performances here that were actually better than the performances at Durham Performing Arts Center by Broadway casts. Here you are much closer to the stage (there are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Charles T
Reviewed 9 November 2016

In full disclosure, I am a volunteer usher and see shows for free currently. Having said that, we have also paid to see shows in the past. Affiliated with UNC-Chapel Hill's Drama Department but is more of a professional theatre group with a combination of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank TarHeel
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I buy full season tickets every season for over a decade. The seating has been renovated over the years and is usually bearable for the length of the show. All seats in the small theatre have great views. In the large theatre...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank 40nancym
Reviewed 30 April 2016

I enjoyed the Sunday matinee performance. I had never seen it, either in a play or in a movie. I go for the live action acting, but the sets and lighting never disappoint. Tickets to live performances are always more than for a streaming or...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Vaughn G
Reviewed 19 May 2015

We've had season tickets to Playmakers for years and years. Rarely, very rarely are we disappointed with their productions. So glad this is a part of our community!

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Sron
Reviewed 2 March 2015

This was our second visit to PlayMakers, and we were again pleased. This time we saw their production of Miller's adaptation of Ibsen's "Enemy of the People." Originally written over 130 years ago, it is still so relevant today. We really enjoyed this wonderful and...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Eugene Z
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