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A visit to Durham puts a wealth of culture at your fingertips, whether you're looking for avant garde visual art, high energy theater and dance, compelling history, or fascinating museums. Explore Durham Culture to find upcoming events and learn about the arts and culture you can find here.

 

 

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Ann Arader

A unique & expressive voice, Ann performs her jazz & bluesy-styled classics along with rare gems by your favorite artists – Van Morrison, Joan Armatrading, Annie Lennox, Rickie Lee …


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Cameron Esposito: Person of Consequence

  • The Pinhook

Cameron Esposito is a Los Angeles-based standup comic, actor and writer. In addition to her work as a nationally touring headliner, Cameron has appeared on NBC, CBS, Comedy Central, TBS, IFC, E!, …


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Hoax Theory presents: The Baghdad Battery

For an object so elemental in its composition--clay, iron, copper and asphalt--the Baghdad Battery becomes more inscrutable and occult upon closer consideration. Proffered by some as evidence of an …


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Learn to Knit Lace

In this 2 session class, learn to knit lace and read lace patterns while knitting the Synnott's Mill Cowl, a simple chevron lace design in DK weight yarn. The class will cover provisional cast on, …


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Mysteryrealm Film Series

Unlike horror movies, Mystery films mainly focus on solving a crime or a puzzle, generally revolving around a murder. You'll be presented with a series of likely suspects, some of whom are "red …


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Olde Timey Funday with The New Hillbillies

The New Hillbillies, who hail from Chatham County, N.C. have been influenced by a wide variety of musicians and musical styles from past and present. Bands and musicians like The Grateful Dead, B…


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Punch Brothers

Modern Bluegrass’s #1 Band Punch Brothers are coming to DPAC with special guest Madison Cunningham on Sunday, July 22, 2018.  Punch Brothers are the acoustic quintet of mandolinist C…


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Taste of Soul NC

Experience the Ultimate Cookout. Taste of Soul NC will feature Food Trucks, Merchandise/Information Vendors, Kids Activities, Live DJ and more. Free to attend and Open to the Public.


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The Reveler's at Motorco Music Hall

The Revelers’ brand of [Louisiana] music is a "masterful mix of Cajun, zydeco, and ‘50s inflected swamp rock, featuring all new compositions that capture the spirit and drive of …


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Beginners' Line Dance Classes

  • Covenant Presbyterian Church
  • (252) 767-2780

Beginners Urban Soul Line Dance Classes are provided by M. E. Henderson, Inc.. This low-impact form of exercise is free. Bring your water and towel for this one hour class!


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Film Screening - “Yellow Submarine” 50th Anniversary 4K Restoration

In celebration of Yellow Submarine‘s 50th anniversary, the animated classic will be re-released. The film was restored in 4k digital resolution, with all of the digital clean-up done by hand …


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Fantastic Negrito

Fantastic Negrito


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Meet the Author: Lynne Hinton

Meet NC novelist Lynne Hinton, author of New York Times bestsellers Friendship Cake and Pie Town. Ms. Hinton will read from her new work, The View From Here, which is set in Jones County, NC. A …


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Poet Michael Beadle

The Regulator welcomes poet Michael Beadle, author of Beasts of Eden, for a reading and book signing.


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Brett's Open Mic w/ the Usual Suspects

Wednesday night the right way at Beyu's Open Mic led by Brett Chambers.


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Guided Art Tour of Duke Medicine Pavilion

Every 4th Wednesday.


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Learn to Sew: Pillowcases

In this 2 hour class, students will learn all the basic steps to sewing by machine, including how to set up their machine, adjust the settings, and sew straight lines. Students will sew a pillowcase …


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Moviediva Film Series - Preston Sturges' The Lady Eve

A film series dedicated to screening classic movies on Wednesday evenings at the Carolina Theatre of Durham.


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Music in the Gardens: Las Cafeteras

Las Cafeteras is the sort of band the United States needs right now. In 2005, a group of East Los Angeles students became fast friends and bandmates while studying son jarocho, an infectious Mexican …


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AfterHours: Adult Summer Camp

Leave the kids at home this event is 21+ Take a journey back to your childhood summer camp experience: make friendship bracelets, hit the target with archery, race your friends to the top of the …


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Free Films: CatCam and Kedi

7 PM CatCam (2012, 15 minutes, not rated) Ever wonder what your pet does all day? This romp with Mr. Lee satisfies an itch most animal owners never dreamed they would get to scratch. 7:30 PM K…


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Cool John Ferguson Live at the Bullpen

Self-taught electric guitarist Cool John Ferguson was born in the Sea Islands of South Carolina, and his Gullah heritage and the gospel music of his upbringing inform his approach to the blues. A …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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