Durham Area Theater Companies and Presenters

Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham Theater Presenter
Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC)

Here is a list of Durham theater companies and presenters. This list does not include high school theater programs or companies exclusively for children. Each organization is a separate entity; some use the same venues or emanate from the same institution but are wholly separate.

On Hiatus

  • Haymaker

Defunct

  • Both Hands (last production in 2009)
  • Ghost & Spice (closed down in Jan. 2013 after 11 seasons)
  • Common Wealth Endeavors (defunct as of 2015)
  • Common Ground Theatre (closed as of Dec. 31, 2016)
  • Manbites Dog (closed June 11, 2018 at the end of 31st season)
  • Delta Boys (moved to Brooklyn after last local production in Jan. 2018)

Special thanks to Roy C. Dicks for his contributions to this listing.

Do you have a Durham theater listing to add? E-mail rduonstage [at] gmail.com.

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