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21c Brings Art and Rooms to Durham

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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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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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Ciompi Quartet Presents 2018 Summer Chamber Music Series

The new cellist in the Ciompi Quartet, Caroline Stinson, presents "Quotation and Variation", her first concert as member of the Quartet. The works on her program celebrate and highlight t…


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Durham Comics Fest

  • (919) 560-8648

Durham County Library's annual celebration of comics readers and creators of all ages returns for its 8th year! Enjoy workshops, trivia night, local artist alley, comics creator networking and much …


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North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra

The North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra (NCJRO) continues its fantastic monthly residency at the Sharp Nine. Don't miss the opportunity to hear this great big band in an intimate setting! BYOB


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Novel Sounds: Florence Dore & Will Rigby Book Event & Musical Performance

Join on the roof for a Book Launch Party in partnership with The Regulator for UNC English Professor, writer, and musician Florence Dore and her husband, musician Will Rigby. Celebrate the …


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Paul Taylor Dance Company

The Paul Taylor Dance Company, established in 1954, is one of the world's most highly respected and sought-after ensembles. Artistic Director Paul Taylor is considered by many to be America’s …


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An Evening Rescuing Monkeys and Lions

Special screening event: Dodo Heroes: "First Taste of Freedom." Follow the joyous and uplifting story of the rescue of spider monkey Pepe: how he was reunited with his own kind and taken …


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Blac Rabbit

Blac Rabbit


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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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Michael Che

Having been named one of Rolling Stone’s “50 Funniest People,” Buzzfeed's "50 Hottest Men in Comedy," and Variety’s “Top 10 Comics To Watch,” Michael C…


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Music in the Gardens: The Sadies

Without doubt or qualification, The Sadies are one of this continent’s greatest extant rock ’n’ roll bands — just as they have been for the last quarter-century. Versatile a…


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Slow Stitching with RIVTAK

  • Freeman's Creative
  • (919) 402-9777

Join River Takada-Capel for an evening of pro-active slow-stitching. River will demonstrate different styles of traditional hand-stitching and creative mending. Students are encouraged bring t…


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Black Music Black Films

  • The Bullpen
  • (919) 668-2995

Celebrate Black Music Month with four classic films featuring soul, hip-hop and R&B.


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Celebration of NC Songwriting

Alan Barnosky is a North Carolina-based guitarist and singer-songwriter proudly nestled within the realms of bluegrass, folk, and country blues, writing songs and flatpicking melodies with …


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Ronald K. Brown/EVIDENCE

2018 Scripps/ADF Award Winner! Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, NY, EVIDENCE focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography …


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An evening with James Beacham of CERN

The Large Hadron Collider at CERN switched on in 2015, colliding protons at the highest energy ever used for such a purpose and re-creating the conditions of the universe as they were just a f…


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Bobby Messano & Band

Bobby has garnered 34 Grammy 1st Round ballots in 11 categories and airplay on over 275 Blues shows. In July/August 2015 "Love and Money" was in Billboard Top 10 Blues Albums for 6 …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604