"A small space where big things happen."

Welcome to Common Ground Theatre

Common Ground Theatre is a performance space in the Triangle area of North Carolina. We are committed to the growth of lively arts, and our performance space is utilized by many of the best young and small theater companies in the region. CG Theatre is also a great new spot to see local music and various other entertainment alternatives. Check out the upcoming events at CG Theatre.

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With a flexible black box design, Common Ground Theatre offers the best space in the Triangle for rehearsals, classes, auditions, and performances.

The 2300 square foot building includes 960 square feet of performance space, flexible seating for 55+, a lobby, box office, dressing room, and ample parking.

Situated in West Durham, North Carolina, the theatre is conveniently located near Chapel Hill, Raleigh and Hillsborough.

For rental information, please contact Shelby Hahn at shelby@cgtheatre.com.

Current Events

Improv Percolator

1 night of 3 different long-form improv styles! This month’s teams are FatMouth Improv, Umlaut, and Support Group!

Thursday, April 14 8pm
Tickets $12 (plus tax)

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Bull City Blues

Bull City Blues follows the officers of the BCPD as they do battle with Durham’s villainous underworld. Join our exciting cast of talented improvisers as they fight to keep Durham a safe place to laugh in peace.

Featuring: Anoo Brod, Brian Dukes, Juliet Kaplan, Carol Machuca, Brian Thacker, April Dudash, Shelby Hahn, Abby Karp and Rachel Klem.

Special Guest Jeffrey Moore with opening act Rus Hames.

Friday, April 15, 8pm
Tickets – $12 (plus tax)

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Third Date Improv

Third Date shows are a comic and sometimes bittersweet exploration of relationships with friends, family, partners and coworkers. They reflect the joys, surprises and everyday frustrations of life in our weird, wonderful world.

Opening for Third Date is improviser, storyteller and The Monti award winner Andrew Aghapour!

Saturday, April 16 8pm
Tickets $12

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FOR VENUE INFORMATION, EMAIL info@cgtheatre.com or CALL (919) 384-7817

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