"A small space where big things happen."
Common Ground Theatre is available for rental for performances, classes and events.
Our flexible black box theater seats up to 72 audience members and is conveniently located 10 minutes from downtown Durham or Hillsborough and 15 minutes from Chapel Hill. The theater has basic lighting and sound equipment, and can be augmented with your materials.
Additional services (box office; marketing; design, technical, and management staff) available. Inquire about prices with rental email.
*Feb 1-7 (Full Week)
*April 9, 10
*June 4, 5, 6 and 12
*July 16, 17
*Aug 9-15 (Full Week)
*Aug 30-Sept 19 (Long-Run)
*Oct 18-24 (Full Week)
Bookings are not set until contracts are signed and deposits deposited. Please do not announce performance dates until then.
*Wed – $150
*Thurs – $185
*Fri and Sat – $225
*Sun – $185
These are five hour blocks in the evening/Sunday afternoon
Any single weekend theatrical run must rent for a minimum of one week
*$45 per hour
*$25 per hour
Long-term rates negotiable.
Rehearsal/ Class session lengths and times to be determined, based upon availability.
Load-In and Dress Rehearsals – $100/$75 respectively
Technical Director (5 hrs included in rate) – $20 each add’l hr
Refundable Security Deposit – $50/weekend
Reservation Deposit (non-refundable, to be applied to rental balance):
*60% of full rental fee
To apply for any of the remaining dates, please e-mail Executive Director Devra Thomas.