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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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Bombadil Album Release Show

All ages.


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Christie Dashiell (straight-ahead jazz, soul)

Born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Greenville, North Carolina, Christie Dashiell is a graduate of Howard University and the Manhattan School of Music. As a member of Afro-Blue, Howard's p…


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Dance - "What You Want"

  • Living Arts Collective

What You Want is about learning to navigate life with agency. In this collaboration, Durham dance artists Alyssa Noble and Allie Pfeffer work to recognize, fulfill, and maintain a sense of what …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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Duke Street Dogs

The Duke Street Dogs have been referred to as a "populist" band. They play a mix of old and new, original material, country and jazz, rock, Tin Pan Alley, bluegrass, and old-time. Weekly …


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Durham Pub Crawl & Haunted Adventure

Do you believe in ghosts? The home of Liggett &Myers, Kress & Snow Buildings ghosts, oh, it’s a Pub Crawl! Guests spend approximately 25 minutes in three (3) of Durham’s …


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Evin Gibson

Join electrifying Evin Gibson and band with menu food and drink .selections. Dance the night away.


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FFAF: Tan and Sober Gentlemen

Hailing from Snow Camp, NC, the Tan and Sober Gentlemen pioneer a sound they call “Celtic punk-grass”. Raw and unfiltered, this style is a blend of hard-driving, danceable roots …


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Fresh Docs Film Screening: 'Don’t Get Trouble in Your Mind: the Carolina Chocolate Drops’ Story'

A documentary portrait of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, an African-American string band from Raleigh, North Carolina, and their mentor, black fiddler, Joe Thompson (1919-2012). The Chocolate Drops …


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GLOW Jump

EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT, JUMPING IS DIFFERENT AFTER DARK. They turn off the main lights and turn up the music along with black lights, LEDs, and lasers for an exciting, immersive party event. Lively …


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Jim Quick And Coastline

Always a party and a full dance floor!


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Lady moon and The Eclipse

The Vault presents a futuristic evening with Brooklyn based music collective, Lady Moon & The Eclipse. On the stop of their US tour, Lady Moon will explore relevant cultural topics through a …


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Malpaso Dance Company + Arturo O'farrill & Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble

Thanks to thawing relations between the U.S. and Cuba, the prodigiously talented Malpaso Dance Company of Havana has started to appear more frequently on American stages. Central to Malpaso's …


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Nevermore Horror and Gothic Film Festival

Nevermore is dedicated to screening brand new horror features from around the world, as well as some fan favorites. Many of these films will never receive a theatrical release in the United States. …


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Pat "Mother Blues" Cohen

  • The Bullpen Beer Garden

Electric blues vocalist.


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Play - "Bright Half Life"

Erica and Vicky meet. Buy a mattress. Marry. Raise kids. Divorce. Meet again. And jump out of an airplane. Not necessarily in that order. With a fractured timeline and instantaneous transitions, …


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Play - "Underground"

  • Farrison-Newton Communications Building at NCCU
  • (919) 530-6242

Triangle premier of a breath-stopping musical that captures one slave's faith and determination to gain freedom for his family.


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Shakespeare's King Lear

An accessible production by Eno River Players


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Talking Music: Cuban-American Cultural Exchange

Arturo O’Farrill, GRAMMY-winning pianist, composer, and bandleader, will discuss his collaboration with founding members of the Havana-based Malpaso Dance Company, Osnel Delgado, Dailedys …


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The Cat's Cradle Presents: Savoy Motel

The debut album by this Nashville four-piece comes from a pedigree of garage, punk, and power-pop groups. avoy Motel transposes the energy and hooks of those groups to an entirely different move: an …


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Calvin Edwards Trio (Soul jazz & Blues)

Beyu is excited to be bringing Calvin Edwards back to Beyu Caffe. Born in Kings Mountain N.C., Calvin is also a well-know international artist who has performed in Okinawa, Tokyo, and China as w…


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DJ BnC at The Tavern

DJ Ball & Chain every Saturday at The Tavern


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Encaustic Painting & Collage

Learn the fundamentals of Encaustic painting and collaging with hot wax in this 2day Weekend Workshop! Encaustic is an intoxicating beeswax-based medium that smells like honey and falls somewhere …


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