Playmakers Repertory Company

PlayMakers Repertory Company is a professional regional theater company in residence at UNC—Chapel Hill. Resident and visiting professional artists work in conjunction with graduate students in acting, costume production, and technical production from the Department of Dramatic Art. It is a member of the League of Resident Theatres in the United States and one of the oldest professional theater companies in North Carolina. The company produces a full season of classical and regional plays, staged in the Paul Green Theatre and the Kenan Theatre in the Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art. PlayMakers' first official production was The Crucible in January 1977, held in the Playmakers Theatre.


Date Established: 1976

Date Range: 1976 – Present