Theatre Program

In recognition of National Alzheimer’s and Caregivers Awareness Month Dot directed by Miller Lucky Jr., takes a humorous and poignant look at Alzheimer’s disease

In recognition of National Alzheimer’s and Caregivers Awareness Month, North Carolina A&T State University, Paul Robeson Theatre and The Center for Outreach in Alzheimer’s Aging and Community Health present the play Dot by Colman Domingo. Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in America. African-Americans are twice more likely to have the disease than our Caucasian counterparts and there is no cure. Dot the hit new play confronts the realities of Alzheimer’s disease with humor, dignity and love.

The holidays are always a wild family affair at the Shealy house. But this year, Dotty and her three grown children gather with more than exchanging presents on their minds. Dotty struggles to hold on to her memory as Alzheimer’s begins to take its toll, and managing her illness has fallen like a ton of bricks on the shoulders of her daughter, Shelly.  This twisted and hilarious new play grapples unflinchingly with aging parents and the children who must fight to balance care for their mother and care for themselves.

Performance Dates and Times:
Thursday, November 29 @7:30 p.m.
Friday, November 30 @7:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 1 @3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 2 @3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. 

Paul Robeson Theatre on the campus of NC A&T State University

Adults - $17.00
Senior Citizens & Non-A&T Students - $11.00
Children 12 & under - $6.00
A&T Students – Free with Aggie One Card

For tickets call 336.334.7749 or visit
For Group Rates call 336.334.7519

North Carolina A&T Theatre Arts Program is nationally ranked by Black Broadway as one of the top five Theatre Arts Programs for
African-American Students.


Whether you are planning on majoring in Acting, Theatre Arts Administration or Theatre with a Technical emphasis, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) cater to the specific needs of Black theatre professionals and can provide you with the education and support that you will need to start or enhance your theatre career. HBCUs have long been known as the cornerstone of educational opportunity for Blacks. In no particular order, Broadway Black has identified what we believe to be the top 5 HBCU theatre programs. (Read More)

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