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21c Brings Art and Rooms to Durham

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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An Evening of Live Electronic Music Featuring Tescon Pol

Enjoy an evening of live electronic music with Tescon Pol and Sunset Palette. Tescon Pol is known for their dense, digital pop experiments & oscillating, fractured futurescapes. $5 suggested …


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Aztec Sun w/ stArt of Cool

“Funk with Soul” band AZTEC SUN has hypnotized the ears and feet of live music lovers since late 2012. No matter the scale of the venue, Washington DC’s Aztec Sun produces an …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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Dance Performance - The Bipeds: 54 Strange Words

  • Durham Fruit & Produce Company

As the finale of Durham Independent Dance Artists - DIDA's 2018 season, The Bipeds present '54 Strange Words', an ambitious, evening-length production that treads along the mysterious threshold …


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Diggin in the Crates

Welcome to Diggin in the Crates. The Underground Collective introduces their first high-energy monthly party bringing you the best in popular R&B and Hip Hop, from the 80s and 90s until today. …


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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Dominican Jazz Project

  • Sharp 9 Gallery Jazz Club

Sandy Gabriel - Saxophone, Guillo Carias - Clavietta, Carlos Luis - Vocals and Guitar, Stephen Anderson - Piano, Jeffry Eckels - Bass, Guy Frometa - Drums, David Alemgod - Percussion


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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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Flasher w/ Dhed

All Ages


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Light in Line - work of Lisa Stinson and Tim Turner

Artists Lisa Stinson and Tim Turner combine strengths in this two-person show. Stinson is exhibiting selections from several bodies of work, including illustrative pieces from her “Time …


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Mark G. Meadows

Named both "Artist of the Year" and "Composer of the Year" of 2014 by Washington DC's City Paper, Mark G Meadows is a jazz pianist, vocalist, composer, and jazz educator.


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Midnight Brunch: Summer Night Series

  • Beyu Caffe

Oh, those summer nights! Friday and Saturday night all summer long, enjoy everything that makes Durham what it is – hot music, great food, and a beautiful diversity of people. Mingle with a …


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NC Hiphop Festival

  • Various Downtown Venues

Featuring Large Professor, Arrested Development, Mr. Cheeks, Petey Pablo, Sa-Roc, Rise Rasheed, Born Why and more. Plus 100 exhibitors, music production labs, and other activities. 18+ to …


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Parizade’s June Courtyard Concert Series

  • Parizade
  • (919) 286-9712

Starlit serenades are continuing throughout this beautiful NC Summer this June! Start your weekend off in style with a practically private concert in the beautiful Parizade courtyard every Friday …


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Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” …


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Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” …


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RetroArtHouse Film Series

Art house is a film genre which encompasses movies where the content and style adhere with as little compromise as possible to the filmmakers' personal artistic vision. The narrative is often in …


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Rozalind MacPhail: From the River to the Ocean

Shadowbox Studio is beyond thrilled to welcome uber-talented Canadian flute looping wizard Rozalind MacPhail as part of a statewide tour sponsored by the Cucalorus F…


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Sew Your Own Dress No. 2

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

Expand your handmade wardrobe with Dress No. 2 from 100 Acts of Sewing! Learn how to sew seams, finish hems, set in sleeves, and apply bias tape to necklines. Students should be comfortable t…


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Sol Roots - Live at the Bullpen

The Sol Roots Band performs a mix of New Orleans funk, raw blues, energetic rock, deep grooves, and southern soul. Paying homage to the greats, and with a love of Universal Music as the guiding …


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Sons of Warvan

Tommy Hartley, Jason Barker, and Billy Belk. For your listening pleasure.


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West 94th St Pub Karaoke

Hosted by All King Entertainment.


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