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Burning Coal Theatre

  • Address: 224 Polk St., The Murphey School, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.834.4001

About

Professional theatre mixes the area's best talent with tomorrow's stars from New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles and elsewhere to produce gritty, explosive new versions of classics, modern classics and new plays. $10-$25 admission. 4,000 flexible square feet, 140- to 175-seat state-of-the-art theatre with balcony on three sides.

Photo: City of Raleigh Arts Commission photos, Right Image Photo, Inc.; Prisoner's Dilemma photo, Right Image Photo, Inc.; The Dance photo, Right Image Photo, Inc.

  • About

    Professional theatre mixes the area's best talent with tomorrow's stars from New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles and elsewhere to produce gritty, explosive new versions of classics, modern classics and new plays. $10-$25 admission. 4,000 flexible square feet, 140- to 175-seat state-of-the-art theatre with balcony on three sides.

    Photo: City of Raleigh Arts Commission photos, Right Image Photo, Inc.; Prisoner's Dilemma photo, Right Image Photo, Inc.; The Dance photo, Right Image Photo, Inc.

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  • Amenities
    General Amenities
    • Elevators Indoor:
    • Monday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Tuesday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Wednesday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Thursday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Friday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Saturday Hours: varies
    • Sunday Hours: varies
    Group Tour Amenities
    • Group Rate Available:
    Hotel Rates & Parking
    • Type of Parking:
      • Surface Lot
  • Meeting Facility
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Number of Rooms 1
    • Largest Room 1,120
    • Theatre Capacity 180
    • Banquet Capacity 180
    • Classroom Capacity 180
    • Reception Capacity 180
    • Description Murphey School Auditorium
    • Indoor
    • ABC Permits
    • Alcohol Allowed
    • Band Allowed
    • Chairs Provided
    • AV Equipment
    • Kitchen Facilities
    Theatre (The Meeker Stage)
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 2,400
    • Width: 40
    • Length: 50
    • Height: 20
    • Banquet Capacity: 150
    • Classroom Capacity: 150
    • Theater Capacity: 140
    • Reception Capacity: 150
  • Events
    • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until April 26, 2020
    • Times: Thurs.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm
    • Venue: Burning Coal Theatre
    • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until June 21, 2020
    • Times: Thurs.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm
    • Venue: Burning Coal Theatre
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