Burning Coal Theatre Company: Oakwood at 150

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( Fri., May. 17, 2019 - Sun., May. 19, 2019 )

Historic Oakwood Cemetery, 701 Oakwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27611


Burning Coal Theatre honors Historic Oakwood Cemetery’s 150th Anniversary Celebration with a collection of original short plays written about those who are resting peacefully or perhaps not so peacefully there.  Every spring, Burning Coal Theatre teams up with Historic Oakwood Cemetery to produce a new series of plays on the historic site and its occupants.  This year, the plays feature notable figures like Sophia Partridge, Henry Seawell, Bobby Crocker, Asa Forest, William Edward Anderson, Dr. E. Burke Haywood and Jonathan Worth; commemorating the full scope of the cemetery’s 150-year history.


$20 - $10

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  • Friday, May 17, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  • Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  • Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 2:00 PM