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Upcoming Productions

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The Velveteen Rabbit

February 28-29, 7:30 p.m. & March 1, 3 p.m. at Cary Arts Center

Based on the story by Margery Williams; adapted by Anita Larsen
The miraculous story of a stuffed animal made real by a child's love and a little magic. Directed by Barbette Hunter. Production Guide

Velveteen Rabbit Cast List: Congratulations for a wonderful production!

Sherlock Holmes: The Baker Street IrregularsBS poster web

POSTPONED due to COVID-19 (date TBD)

By Eric Coble; from the graphic novels by Tony Lee and Dan Boultwood
A gang of street kids hired by Sherlock Holmes band together when the streets of London are awash with crime and Holmes himself is missing! Directed by Tony Pender. 


Advance price: Adults $10 | Students/Seniors $8 | Children (age 5 & under) $5
Door price: $10; subject to availability.
Group ticket orders: 15+ tickets. Call (919) 462-2055 for details.

Alumni Ticket Special:
Applause! alums can always see a show for free! Get the alumni password

Applause! productions are reserved seating. Seating Chart | Accessibility Information

Purchase in person:
Town of Cary Box Office at The Cary Theater 
Regular hours: T-F 11 a.m.-6 p.m. & SA 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Satellite hours at Cary Arts Center: one hour prior to showtime for CAC ticketed events 
No fees apply.
Phone orders not accepted; for event questions call (919) 462-2055.

Purchase online via eTix:
$2 convenience fee added to the price of each ticket.

All tickets are nonrefundable; exchanges may be allowed but must be approved. Request an exchange