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Upcoming Productions

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January 18, 2 p.m. at The Cary Theater • FREE

A staged reading, part of Martin Luther King, Jr. DREAMFEST 2020.

By Shay Youngblood, from the book by Mary Hoffman
In Grace's imagination, she can be anything she wants to be. When told she can't be Peter Pan in the school play because she's a girl and because she is black, Grace proves she can do anything she sets her mind to in real life, too. Directed by Barbette Hunter. 


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The Velveteen Rabbit

February 28-29, 7:30 p.m. & March 1, 3 p.m. at Cary Arts Center

Based on the story by Margery Williams; adapted by Anita Larsen
The miraculous story of a stuffed animal made real by a child's love and a little magic. Directed by Barbette Hunter. 

Velveteen Rabbit Cast List

Buy tickets: Friday • Saturday • Sunday

Additional ticket details below. 



Sherlock Holmes: The Baker Street Irregulars

May 15-16, 7:30 p.m. & May 17, 3 p.m. at Cary Arts Center

By Eric Coble; from the graphic novels by Tony Lee and Dan Boultwood
A gang of street kids hired by Sherlock Holmes band together when the streets of London are awash with crime and Holmes himself is missing! Directed by Tony Pender. 


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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Applause! productions are reserved seating. Seating Chart | Accessibility Information

Purchase in person:
Town of Cary Box Office at 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: one hour prior to showtime for CAC ticketed events 
No fees apply.
Phone orders not accepted; for event questions call (919) 462-2055.

Purchase online via eTix:
$2 convenience fee added to the price of each ticket.

All tickets are nonrefundable; exchanges may be allowed but must be approved. Request an exchange