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Arts & Culture

Best Theatre Companies In Charlotte

April 15, 2011 3:29 PM

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The theatre scene in Charlotte is alive and kicking with lots of choices for catching a show. Whether you like comedies, dramas, musicals or even horror, chances are you can find it at one of the many theatres in Charlotte. And each theatre is a unique experience in itself.
Actors Theatre of Charlotte

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Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte

Currently in their 22nd season, The Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte continues to produce innovative theatre. This award-winning company offers more new works that any other theatre in Charlotte. ATC is the region’s leading professional theatre company for mature audiences. Using local actors, directors and designers, Actor’s Theatre is a fixture in Charlotte that gets better every year. If you like bold, thought-provoking and, sometimes, controversial works, then ATC is the theatre for you. Actor’s Theatre offers a season “Flex Pass” that can save you up to 33% on single ticket prices. Throw in free parking and that’s a deal that can’t be beat. Oh, and don’t forget the beer and wine at intermission!

Address: 650 E. Stonewall, Charlotte, NC 28202

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Theatre Charlotte

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Theatre Charlotte

Since 1927, Theatre Charlotte has been Charlotte’s Community Theatre. Each season, they offer five MainStage shows along with two bonus shows – a holiday show in December and a comedy in June. Other programming includes the 24 hour Theatre Project, the Student Theater Guild, and a performance series called ‘just do it,’ which provides opportunities for area performers, writers, singers, filmmakers, musicians and dancers. Theatre Charlotte specializes in staging the new and old classics like Annie, The Glass Menagerie and the upcoming production of Rent. It’s clear that the folks at Theatre Charlotte have a passion for producing outstanding theatre.

Address:  501 Queens Road, Charlotte, NC 28207

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CTC

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Children’s Theatre of Charlotte

Don’t let the name fool you. The Children’s Theatre of Charlotte is not just for little ones. This nationally-recognized theatre produces 15 professional adult productions for young people every year. But there is always something to please the adults as well. With technically-imaginative and visually stunning shows, the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte is sure to please every member of your family. CTC’s home is ImaginOn: The Joe and Joan Martin Center, right in the heart of uptown Charlotte where they also offer an extraordinary range of Education programs for kids ages 3-18.

Address:  300 E. 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

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