"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


August 14-16
Impossibilities: An Evening of Magic, Mind Reading, & Mayhem

The Magical Comedian Chris Collins and Master Mentalist Erik Dobell are back for another evening of IMPOSSIBILITIES!

Shows: August 14-16 at 8:00 pm
Price: $15-$55 (plus tax)
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August 20
Improv Percolator

The August 20th Improv Percolator at Common Ground Theatre features the students of Improv Evolution and two fantastic duo teams, Diabolical Fishbank and Steven Canoe.

Show: August 20 at 8:00 pm
Price: $12 (plus tax)
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August 22
Fatmouth Improv
FatMouth Improv presents “Former Strangers”. Join us for an evening discovering those moments just before strangers become friends.

Show: August 22 at 8:00 pm
Price: $12 including tax

August 27-29
Common Ground Theatre and Summer Sisters Present: Behind the Boots

This devised theatre piece looks at themes from the pop-culture icon: Wonder Woman. Using text, music, dance and images, this experimental piece features local artists Hazel Edmond, Sharon Eisner, J Evarts, Emily Hill, Amanda Hahn, Barbette Hunter, Carissa Johnson, Tamara Kissane, Rachel Klem, Dierdre Shipman & Laurie Siegel.

Show: August 27, 28 & 29 at 8:00 pm
Price: $15 (plus tax)
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