Tickets Now On Sale for 2018-2019 Season

Tickets are now on sale for Cary Players’ 2018-2019 season of live theatre. Patrons have the option to purchase season tickets or tickets for individual shows. Cary’s longest-running community theatre company previously announced its 2018-2019 season of live theatre with show titles sure to intrigue and capture the imagination. This season’s shows are: Joseph & The […]

Auditions for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Cary Players will hold adult and children auditions for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in August. The production will be Directed by Nancy Rich, with Musical Direction by Darylene Hecht. Please see our Audition Page for more details.

2018 Pietzsch Nominations Due By June 15

TIME HAS RUN OUT.  NOMINATIONS WERE TO BE SUBMITTED BY JUNE 15, 2018 This form is to recognize cast, crew, & volunteers who were exceptional in their “role” during the past season and exemplified the Pietzsch-worthy qualities of dedication, talent, volunteerism and positivity. Please submit one form per nominee suggestion, but there is no limit to […]

CARY PLAYERS ANNOUNCES 2018-2019 SEASON

Cary’s longest-running community theatre company announces its 2018-2019 season of live theatre with show titles sure to intrigue and capture the imagination. Over the course of Cary Players 16th season of live stage performances, audiences will journey from the pyramids of ancient Egypt to the wedding chapels of modern-day Las Vegas, stopping along the way […]

An Evening of Possibilities

Celebrating 1,000th Performance

Cary Players Community Theater has a long history of celebrating joy with a little twist. They highlight this notion with the upcoming production of “An Evening of Possibilities” featuring the work of modern-day Mark Twain, Mark Harvey Levine. Known for his short plays and lovingly twisted view of life, Levine will celebrate the 1000th performance of his work right here in Cary.

Cary Players Watermark

Cary Player Partnership

How does Cary Players interact with our community groups? To give you an idea of our community outreach, this is the list from our 2012-2013 season.

Assistant Stage Manager

The Assistant Stage Manager’s primary role is to (wait for it!!!) assist the stage manager.
Therefore, it works best when the Stage Manager (SM) and the Assistant Stage Manager (ASM)
are compatible and can work well together as a team.

Play Selection

Ever wonder how Cary Players chooses which shows to produce? There are many considerations that make up the selection process, which usually begins in early February and takes 6-8 weeks to complete. The committee consists of members of the Board of Directors and other interested volunteers who agree to read multiple scripts and meet regularly to discuss the material. Here are some of the considerations for each script:

Guidelines & Best Practices for Directors

Directing a theatrical production with Cary Players Community Theatre can be an exciting and rewarding opportunity. The Board of Directors also has high expectations for people who take on this role. We have developed the following Guidelines & Best Practices for Directors that we hope you will find helpful as you submit request to direct a project with us or prepare to direct a current project.

Set Designer

Set Designer (SD) works with Stage Director and Producer to create a design for the set, a build plan for the set and identifies set pieces to be built or purchased. All duties are to be completed within a production schedule time-frame and within budget parameters for the production. SD has input in determining the budget.

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