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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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"I Told my Soul to Sing" - the works of Emily Dickinson

Lesley Curtis, soprano, Deborah Coclanis, piano, and Ann Harrison, reader, for "I Told my Soul to Sing", a program of readings and musical settings of the poems of Emily Dickinson.


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153rd Anniversary Surrender Commemoration

Experience the events that occurred inside the home of James and Nancy Bennett 153 years ago. Cavalry units that accompanied the generals will be represented this year by the 10th Illinois unit and …


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Djembe FUNdamentals - Adults & Mature Youth

Make rhythm the soundtrack of YOUR life. Together with Teli Shabu students will explore the rich legacy of this versatile instrument. Using the music of Guinea, West Africa, we will begin to hone …


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Duke Opera Workshop: Spring Performance

Arias, duos, trios, quartets, and opera excerpts for other vocal combinations sung in English with costumes and staging. Piano accompaniment by David Heid. Duke Opera Workshop is directed by Susan …


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Durham Public Schools Art Show

Works from DPS middle and high school students. Organized by the DPS K-12 arts education director and art teachers, the display will feature art panels with drawings, paintings, pastels, prints, …


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FREDNASH A RT • Earth Day 2018

  • The Home of Arlene Leveille
  • (919) 824-4699

Art sale featuring 20 original watercolour paintings by FREDNASH! Prints also available from the last 20 years of painting. The event will be hosted by Arlene Leveille in her private residence …


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Music and Your Health - Family Earth Day Event

NIEHS invites you to Music and Your Health: An Afternoon of Performances and Presentations. Adults and children are welcome! Featuring Nnenna Freelon - American jazz singer, composer, producer, …


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NC Youth Tap Ensemble presents "Shaping Sounds"

This is not a dance recital! NCYTE, widely considered the best youth tap ensemble in the country, performs throughout the world. Nicholas Van Young, a New York-based dancer, choreographer, m…


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Orquesta GarDel monthly residency

Both Orquesta GarDel and Living Arts Collective are thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration for 2018 - GarDel is the salsa-band-in-residence at LAC. Every fourth Sunday they will perform in …


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Sunday Family Fun @Pour Taproom

  • Pour Taproom
  • (919) 251-8985

Kids Eat free every Sunday at Pour taproom, located on CCB Plaza, downtown Durham (opposite "Major"). Family friendly games are available as well as kid friendly colouring books and …


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The Eastpointers

 The East Pointers - fiddler/singer Tim Chaisson, banjoist Koady Chaisson and guitarist Jake Charron – write about real life, sketching out its joys and sorrows in vivid strokes. That …


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Africana Market & Food Truck Rodeo

You're invited to extend a Bull City welcome to the Black Communities Conference (paid event) and to the Africana Market & Food Truck Rodeo which is a FREE event sponsored by the …


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Black Communities Conference

This conference was created to bring together Black communities and researchers who are interested in history, culture, public health, arts, justice, religion, economic development and other topics. …


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Black Communities Conference

A multi-disciplinary conference to connect academic researchers and Black Communities across North America. By creating new collaborations, participants will help to document, safeguard and enhance …


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Drawing in Nature

Botanical illustration is a powerful tool for understanding and communicating nature 's design. Drawing in Nature I introduces participants to the observation skills and drawing techniques necessary …


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In Search for Wakanda

  • NCCU School of Education Auditorium

See newly released data, presented for the first time anywhere at BlackCom, on the current state of America's black entrepreneurial ecosystem; what Black Panther's success tells us about the current …


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NCCU Jazz Festival

NCCU has been presenting the Jazz Festival since 1988. The festival will include a week of musical entertainment including concerts, lectures and workshops by remarkable Jazz artists. Headline …


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Reality Ministries Present: 2018 Talent Show

An extraordinary community event featuring performers of ALL abilities! The talent show is a memorable evening highlighting the wonderful talents of our community and the unique gifts of many …


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Amber's Ale Taproom Release & Game Night

Ponysaurus Brewing Co. teamed up with Black Star Line Brewing to brew the Amber's Ale! To celebrate this collaboration beer you can be drinking and watching a powerhouse super hero movie at the …


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Gamers Mixer & Virtual Reality at Augmentality Labs

VR mixer event. Meet your fellow gamers - and try some VR! 40% of all money raised this night will go the charity Extra Life, which raises money for the Duke Children's Hospital. Because this is a…


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LIT Tuesdays

Karaoke Dance Party. Music playing on the radio right now, plus all the old school and R&B Jams. Music by DJ RNB - Everyone FREE all night - 21+


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