Support Burning Coal





JOIN US for Burning Coal’s special FIVE ON FIRE CAMPAIGN in the fall of 2017.  This is a 5 year project that will help solidify our infrastructure and lead us to our 25th anniversary in strong financial shape.  Details for partnering with us at the link below:



Our PORTICO RESTORATION PROJECT (help us Shore Up The Building!)

You can also contribute in EIGHT different ways:

  1. Subscribe

    When you subscribe to Burning Coal you are guaranteed a seat and also provide us with valuable funding needed to make the season happen.

  2. Make a General Support Contribution (click to make contribution)

    By making a tax deductible contribution to our annual operating campaign, you support Burning Coal Theatre’s ongoing programming. 

    For Honors Donations, please make your contribution here, then email Burning Coal at with the name or names of the Honors Recipient.  Their name(s) will then be listed in our programs.

    Levels of giving are:

    • Patron – $1000 +
    • Benefactor – $500 – 999
    • Contributor – $250 – 499
    • Associate – $100 – 249
    • Advocate – up to $99
  3. Make a Murphey School Contribution

    For $500 you can name a chair in honor of one you hold dear. Or contribute to the Murphey School Restoration Project at another level.  Please call us at 919.834.4001 to discuss.

  4. Volunteer

    Interested in meeting new people, interacting with the theatre community, or just looking for something to do on a Friday night? Then become a volunteer! You’ll earn a free ticket to a show and will be providing us with a valuable service. Please call us at 919.834.4001 to discuss.

  5. Hammer a Nail

    We are always looking for groups and individuals that are interested in helping us build a show. Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, your time and help is always welcome. Please call us at 919.834.4001 to discuss.

  6. House an Out-of-Town Artist

    No single activity helps Burning Coal as much as this one! We need nice, clean, semi-private places to house visiting actors, directors and designers. Anywhere from 1 to 6 weeks needed! Please call us at 919.834.4001 to discuss.

  7. Spread the Word

    Tell your family, co-workers and friends about Burning Coal! Word of mouth is our greatest strength! 

  8. Fulfill our Wish List

    Burning Coal seeks the following items:

    • A good, working band saw
    • Warehouse storage space
    • Rehearsal space and/or a place to build scenery
    • Cordless or corded drills
    • A copier, in good working order
    • A used car, van or truck, preferably in good condition and automatic
    • Hotel or motel rooms for 1 to 6 weeks

Please call us at 919.834.4001 to discuss!


Past Productions & Events

The following shows/events have passed.