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IRIS poster_final Still Life with Iris

By Steven Dietz
February 24-25, 7:30 p.m. & February 26, 3 p.m. at Cary Arts Center
When the rulers of Nocturno decide they want the perfect daughter, Iris is taken away from her friends, her mother, and her Past Coat, which holds all her memories. With only a button as a clue and some odd new friends to help her, Iris searches for information about her past and for the simplest of all things: home. Production Guide

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The Neverending Story

NE story poster

Adapted by David Craig from the novel by Michael Ende
May 12-13, 7:30 p.m. & May 14, 3 p.m. at Cary Arts Center
Lonely Bastian discovers a strange book and begins to read. In the story, young Atreyu must stop the Nothing from destroying Fantastica. Atreyu's quest is dangerous and difficult, but just when it seems he will fail, Bastian suddenly joins the story. Bastian realizes his imagination can save Fantastica, and that he is not alone after all. Production Guide

Featuring giant puppets created through a residency with Paperhand Puppet Intervention!

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Town of Cary Box Office

Located in the lobby of The Cary Theater.
Regular hours: T-F 11 a.m.-6 p.m. & SA 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Satellite hours at Cary Arts Center: Mondays, 4-8 p.m. and 1 hour prior to showtime for CAC ticketed events 

  • No fees apply.
  • Phone orders not accepted; for event questions call (919) 462-2055.


Phone Center hours: M-F 9 a.m.-8 p.m., SA 10 a.m.-8 p.m. & SU 12-8 p.m.; (800) 514-3849.

  • $2 convenience fee is added to the price of each ticket.

All tickets are non-refundable; exchanges may be allowed but must be approved. Request an exchange

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Applause! productions are reserved seating. View the seating chart.

Advance price: Adults $10 ♦ Students/Seniors $8 ♦ Children (age 5 & under) $5
Door price: $10; subject to availability.
Group ticket orders: 15+ tickets. Call (919) 462-2055 for details.

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