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Performance Dates: April 7-24, 2022

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THE LIFE OF GALILEO by Bertolt Brecht, adapted by David Edgar, directed by Jerome Davis.

Performed outdoors at Dorothea Dix Park, 1030 Richardson Dr. Raleigh, NC 27603

Tickets available for live performances and on-demand recording.

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Subscriptions for our 2024 – 2025 season are now available! Subscribing serves the double-benefit of supporting the work you see on stage and savings of up to 25% compared to general admission ticket prices!

MAIN STAGE SUBSCRIPTION: $115 (+taxes and fees), includes tickets to each of our five mainstage productions.

BREAKFAST CLUB SUBSCRIPTION: $145 (+taxes and fees), includes tickets to each of our five mainstage productions PLUS an exclusive Breakfast with the Artistic Director special event in October 2024 and tickets to our unique Second Stage Series in June 2025.

The 2024-2025 Mainstage Season includes:

COPENHAGEN (Oct 10 – 27, 2024) – by Michael Frayn 

THE RAINMAKER (Dec 5 – 22, 2024) – by N. Richard Nash

PAINT ME THIS HOUSE OF LOVE (Jan 30 – Feb 16, 2025) – by Chelsea Woolley

BEING CHAKA (March 13 – March 30, 2025) – created by TÉA Artistry; written by Tara Amber, Chuk Obasi, and Nalini Sharma

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG (April 10 – 27, 2025) – a musical comedy by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth

Our Second Stage “Wait ‘Til You See This” series will be announced in Spring, 2025.

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October 2024 to June 2025 at the Murphey School Auditorium

Programing Guide for Our Calendar:

(ON) – Opening Night
(C) – College Night
(A) – Afterthoughts
($) – Pay What You Can
(P) – Preview Night
(OF) – Off-Site
(/) – Sold Out

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Burning Coal Theatre Company is funded in part by the City of Raleigh based on recommendations of the Raleigh Arts Commission. Burning Coal Theatre Company is supported by the United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County.

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