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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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Ballet Remasterd

  • Empower Dance Studio
  • (984) 377-2017

This class presents a fun and easy way for beginning and experienced adult dancers alike to connect with their bodies through the technical foundations of ballet. The group will discover how to tone …


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Brett's Open Mic

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

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Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton

Bluesman Clark Stern has played piano alongside genre notables such as Lurrie Bell, Anson Funderburgh and Billy Boy Arnold, but he's joined tonight by local drum veteran Chuck Cotton ( Bob M…


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Growing Artists Exhibit

See and celebrate art created by children during Sarah P. Duke Gardens' fall homeschool workshops. Attend the opening reception from 12:30-2pm on Nov. 20, or drop in to see the exhibit any time …


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Guided Art Tour of Duke Medicine Pavilion

Every 4th Wednesday.


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Northgate Jams!

Jam sessions each week to play old time, bluegrass and country. No rules, however, so all musicians are welcome to join in the fun. Park in the parking deck closest to the movie theater or in …


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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award winner Martin McDonagh (In Bruges). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, …


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Mindful Bodies Thanksgiving Day Dance Party

Optional: Wear Thanksgiving or Fall inspired costumes to win prizes for the best costume! Wear your Fit Bit or other devices to win prizes for the most steps taken or calories burned!


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A Motown Christmas starring The Motown Experience

A Motown Christmas stars The Motown Experience, a world class vocal group comprised of past and present members of Motown's most legendary groups including The Temptations, The Miracles, and The …


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Black Market 2017

Black businesses. Black Friday.


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Calvin Edwards (Blues)

Born in Kings Mountain N.C., Calvin is also a well-know international artist who has performed in Okinawa, Tokyo, and China as well as performing for the G8 Summit for President Clinton in Okinawa. …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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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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Hip Hop Nutcracker

Back by popular demand The Hip Hop Nutcracker returns to DPAC for two shows. A holiday mash-up for the entire family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary re-imagination of Tchaikovsky’s …


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Pat "Mother Blues" Cohen - Live at the Bullpen

Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen puts on the best party in Durham. The unofficially crowned Queen of the Bullpen has all the mettle, pathos and ocean-deep compassion of Billie Holiday, Koko …


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Play - "Lake Placid"

  • Durham Fruit & Produce Company

The World Premiere of an improvised play with music. Set in upstate New York in and around the 1980 Winter Olympic Games. That's all anyone knows, as they offer a new show every night.


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Retrofantasma Film Series presents Ridley Scott's ALIEN & EVENT HORIZON

Ridley Scott's ALIEN (R, 1979, 117 min) In space, no one can hear you scream. The terror begins when the crew of a spaceship investigates a transmission from a desolate planet, and discovers a …


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Runaway Winter '17 Release Party "Beat Harvest"

Music by Hubbble, Oak City Slums, Made Of Oak, and DJ Queen Plz. Proceeds to Hurricane Relief for Houston, Puerto Rico & Florida.


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Video showing: "The Rise of Oligarchy –Part I”

The screeninig will combine video explaining new Paradise Papers revelations (that caught Trump's billionaire associates hiding their loot in offshore tax havens), with a feature video made earlier …


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Dee Lucas (Jazz)

National recording artist and saxophonist Dee Lucas has been steadily growing his brand and fan base beginning with Remembrance in 2004, a tribute to the late legend George Howard. Thereafter, it …


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Dinner with Sinatra

  • Parizade
  • (919) 286-9712

Get into the holiday swing with a fantastic Dinner with Sinatra. Parizade will once again host an extravagant show celebrating the Sinatra – Basie songbook as recorded in 1966 at the Sands …


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DJ BnC at The Tavern

DJ Ball & Chain every Saturday at The Tavern


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Dr. Bacon - Live at the Bullpen

Dr. Bacon returns to the Bullpen for another funkadelic evening of groovy vibes. With their infectiously danceable blend of rock, funk, soul, blues, and hip-hop, Dr. Bacon put on a raucus live show …


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Durham Architecture & the Urban Landscape Walking Tour

Historic Preservation Society of Durham volunteers lead a 90 minute tour through downtown highlighting the many architectural styles popular in the 20th century. WALKING TOURS AND THE W…


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Durham, NC 27701 USA
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