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Fayetteville NC Events January 2023 | Fayetteville NC Events February 2023 | 20000 Leagues Under the Sea Streaming & In-person at Fayetteville Pie Company

Plunge into the depths with Sweet Tea Shakespeare as we travel 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. Join the most innovative theatre group in Fayettevillle NC for a unique immersive retelling of the classic Jules Verne tale. Savor our unique curated menu while diving into the thrilling tale of deep-sea adventure. In this contemporary adaptation, the enigmatic Captain Nemo captains the Nautilus, the world’s first submarine, bringing Professor Aronnax, assistant Conseil and harpooner Ned Land on an epic quest across the seven seas, encountering mysterious and deadly sea creatures, natives of exotic lands, and deadly enemies.

Classic Immersive 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Streaming & In-Person at Fayetteville Pie Company | Fayetteville NC Events January 2023 | Fayetteville NC Events February 2023

Audience members will not merely be bystanders, sitting quietly as the story unfolds before them, but instead becoming part of the adventure. Sweet Tea Shakespeare once again will transform a space to create an experience unlike any other, to bring this classic adventure a contemporary and magical vibe.

Locally adapted by Fayetteville playwright, teacher, and actor Jessica Osnoe.

Your adventure begins in January 2023 at Fayetteville Pie Company, where you can enjoy the show both in-person and streamed online. Running into February 2023, join us for an exclusive streaming experience of 20000 Leagues Under the Sea, as this unique and captivating production comes to life on the comfort of your own home. Get your tickets today for an adventure you won’t forget. Immerse yourself in the depths of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea with Sweet Tea Shakespeare!

Don’t miss out on Fayetteville’s most innovative theatre event yet! Our talented cast will use their signature wit and charm to bring Jules Verne’s classic tale to life like never before. Experience cutting-edge theatre technology that combines immersive sets, a curated menu by Fayetteville Pie Company, and exclusive streaming access. Whether you join us in-person or online, we guarantee you’ll be mesmerised by this thrilling tale of high-seas adventure and epic discovery.

Don’t miss out! Get your tickets today for Fayetteville’s one-of-a-kind 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea experience with Sweet Tea Shakespeare. January 2023 and early February 2023 in-person at Fayetteville Pie Company; February 2023 and beyond streaming exclusively online. Dive into the depths and join us for an unforgettable journey!

It’s time to explore the depths with Sweet Tea Shakespeare. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is waiting for you! Join us in January and February 2023 at Fayetteville Pie Company and online. Lock in your tickets now for this unique theatrical experience – an adventure of a lifetime! We look forward to seeing you there! Get your tickets today and dive into the depths with Sweet Tea Shakespeare. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea – an unforgettable experience awaits you!

Performance Dates:

Friday’s – Sunday’s January 20 – Feb. 5, 2022

Show begins at 7:30pm; Live music preshow and dinner service begins 45 minutes prior.

Doors open at 6:45pm

(please note, dinner service will end promptly at 7:30pm when the show begins. Those running late may pick up their pies during intermission).

Seating is strictly and especially limited at Fayetteville Pie Company, and odds of selling out are extraordinarily high.

Fayetteville Pie Company Admission: $40.00 including pie; Tickets limited at the door. There are no performance-only tickets at this venue.

** Changes due to inclement weather will be announced on Sweet Tea Shakespeare’s Facebook page at Calls will be made no earlier than 4pm on performance dates.

Fayetteville NC Events January 2023 | Fayetteville NC Events February 2023 | 20000 Leagues Under the Sea Streaming & In-person at Fayetteville Pie Company

Fayetteville Pie Company

Performances take place indoors at the Fayetteville Pie Company, a small restaurant located in Fayetteville’s Westwood Shopping Center. Meal options are included in the ticket price for these events, with beer, wine, and signature cocktails available for separate purchase. No outside food and drink are permitted. Seating is available in metal restaurant chairs and is especially tight compared to our other venues given the space and capacity. Parking is available in the Westwood Shopping Center parking lot. Patrons should expect stairs or a walking ramp. Full restroom facilities are available, with a highly limited number of commodes, resulting in moderate-to-long lines queuing up before the show and during intermission.

Live Music Preshow

Most of our in-person and full-length online productions feature preshow entertainment with live music featuring our house band, The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers (also known as “WOCO”). Along with music, enjoy plenty of warm hospitality and ways to engage, from bidding on special seating, which we call “Chair Paravel,” to adorning Sweet Tea Shakespeare swag available for purchase, to yard games and activities.

Tickets and Memberships

All performances, whether in-person or streaming, are available via standard ticketing on our website at Sweet Tea Shakespeare Members may receive single or multiple tickets to in-person productions, depending on Membership level. Become a Sweet Tea Shakespeare Member at


Purchase tickets at

Become a Sweet Tea Shakespeare Member: Monthly and annual members receive special advance ticket rates, complimentary tickets, complimentary ticket exchanges, stickers, totes, and other sweet merchandise, and much more. For information on becoming a Sweet Tea Shakespeare Member go to

No outside food or beverages; no coolers.

Some events have age recommendations/restrictions, e.g. STS Hours have some adult language and therefore are recommended as PG-13 appropriate, LIT events are generally for adults 18+.

Changes due to inclement weather will be announced on Sweet Tea Shakespeare’s Facebook page at

We offer no refunds for purchased tickets for any reason. Please be aware we perform outdoors in high heat and humidity, and the chairs we provide are sometimes regular folding chairs. We always invite audience members to make adjustments for their own comfort, sight lines, and out of kindness for others. 

Contact Information

Call 910-420-4384 (available 1 hour prior to the performance until 30 minutes into the performance) or email or

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Sweet Tea

Sweet Tea Shakespeare is a theatre & music company based in Fayetteville NC. We also do Shakespeare in Raleigh NC, Shakespeare in Sanford NC, Shakespeare in Elizabethtown NC. We do occasional musical theatre. We do school performances. We have a drunk Shakespeare series called LIT. We have a young company called Green Tea.