Burning Coal is a small professional theatre company and an incorporated, non-profit [501 (c) (3)] organization.  We work with a mixture of AEA and non-Equity actors.  We have a loose company, but cast regularly beyond the company.

Burning Coal is a member of Theatre Communications Group, the national organization of non-profit professional theatres and the North Carolina Theatre Conference, a state-wide consortium of theatres of all sizes and types. Read More »

Murphey School Auditorium

224 Polk Street Raleigh, NC 27604

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Rehearsal Warehouse

Kennedy Space Center 3056 Barrow Drive Raleigh, NC 27615

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Past Productions

See poster design and information about all past mainstage productions.

Non-Discrimination Policy

“Burning Coal Theatre Company steadfastly holds to a policy of complete non-discrimination as it relates to all of its programming and the hiring of its employees.  That policy, which has been in effect for years and will continue to be in effect for so long as our organization exists, may be obtained, in full, by calling 919.834.4001.”

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Past Productions & Events

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Company Members

Click here to find out more about Burning Coal’s company of artists.