Current exhibition

PlayMakers

Playmakers Repertory Company production of “The Illusion” CREDIT: Jon Gardiner

Setting the Stage at PlayMakers Repertory Company:
40+ Years of Magic

November 10, 2017 – March 4, 2018

The Department of Dramatic Art at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is the home of PlayMakers Repertory Company, North Carolina’s flagship professional theatre. It is widely known for its excellent productions and for the amazing spectacle it puts on stage. From its very beginning, PlayMakers Repertory Company has used scenery, lighting, sound, and costumes to transport audiences to other worlds and other places in time. 

This exhibition, a collaboration between Wilson Special Collections Library,  UNC Department of Dramatic Art, and the PlayMakers Repertory Company, was guest curated by Jan Chambers, Professor of Dramatic Art and Resident Designer for PlayMakers Repertory Company,  McKay Coble, Professor of Dramatic Art and Resident Designer for PlayMakers Repertory Company, and Bobbi Owen, Michael R. McVaugh Distinguished Professor of Dramatic Art and Resident Designer for PlayMakers Repertory Company.

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For information on previous exhibitions, see our past exhibitions page.