COTU is an AWARD WINNING collection of artists who wish to bring innovative works to their world.

  We are: THEATRE BY ANY MEANS! Our goal is to bring new talent and audiences to our local community plus give opportunities to existing talents to showcase their work while increasing skill sets. Citizens of the Universe is a non- profit 501(c3). [EIN #: 56-1922771] and is a proud member of the Metropolitan Arts Council, the CL Syndicate and supports the Metrolina Theatre Association..

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 Earn your CITIZEN CODE today! What's a Citizen code? It's a way for us to keep up with what all you have done for COTU! Donate- get a title. Work on a show- gain a rank or specialty. Check out the crew here...~ 

As always- support the arts where ever, however and whenever the occur. 

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Buy a ticket, give at the door or click any donate tab!

COTU is a 501c3;
EIN #56-1922771 and all donations are tax deductible.
If you do not wish to use Pay Pal

or would like more information, email us at:
(Donors receive mention and titles in our hallowed 'Hall of Fame' listing!)

???What does your donation do???

 $100 will pay for a night of royalties.
$50 will help pay the Actors!
$25 will pay for 50 printed programs.



2007 Central Ave, 28205
Please send an email to for more information and scripts.
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*An Adult Evening With Shel Silverstein 
August 20th- 30th.
Sept. 10th-20th.
*2nd Carolina Arts & Theatre Awards
Sept. 6th.
*A Disturbance in Whitchapel
Sept 20th- 27th.
*Queen City Fringe Festival
Sept 24th- 27th.
*Nosferatu: A Silent Experience
Auditions: Aug 24, 25, & 26th
Directed by James Cartee
Oct 21st- 31st.

Dates for auditions and show lineup may change depending on
availability of rights and any other odd thing.
Request for rights are open and available for viewing
to the public by clicking on the title.
All tickets are suggested donations.
All the time. 

Thanks to 


and Madeleine Bock

for help with 1984!

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our Interest

If you enjoyed our work, 
help us make more!

All donations are made to COTU.
EIN #56-1922771


To those who saw our last show!


Durang v. Ives: The New Director's Night!

  We had a blast!
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