2017-18 Season

2017-18 Season 2017-06-22T20:09:42+00:00

​Experience the power of theater.

The North Carolina Black Repertory Company has five dynamic productions for its 2017-2018 season.
Purchase a season pass* to enjoy four performances and save 25%.

*PLEASE NOTE: Dreamgirls is not included in the season pass.



The Legend of Buster Neal

OCTOBER 19- 29, 2017


What is the true definition of manhood?

A fearless civil rights activist reappears 60 years after his supposed death to face his greatest challenge: his great-great grandson.  The Legend of Buster Neal tells the story of four generations of African […]

Black Nativity

DECEMBER 1-10, 2017


A soulful expression of Christian belief via the African-American perspective.

Black Nativity is a soul-stirring rendition of the Christmas Story that fills the theatre with thrilling voices, exciting dance and glorious gospel music. It is a powerful retelling of the […]


MARCH 1-11, 2018


The essence of sibling rivalry – which brother will emerge as “Top Dog?”

Topdog/Underdog is a dark comedy revolving around two African American brothers: Lincoln and Booth. Their father chose their names as a twisted joke shortly before deserting them. The […]


APRIL 13-22, 2018

Tickets on Sale on September 1, 2017

All you have to do is Dream!

Detroit, the early 1960s. Curtis Taylor, Jr., a car salesman, breaks into the music business with big dreams. He signs a trio of young women, the Dreamettes, gets them a job […]

Swimming Uptown

MAY 3-13, 2018


Two sisters struggle to heal childhood wounds in order to save their family’s future.

Samantha Alexander, an educated and affluent African-American woman, is on the verge of receiving a huge promotion that will validate all of her sacrifices, but an […]