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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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Music In The Plaza: Sunday Family Fun

  • Pour Taproom
  • (919) 251-8985

Pour Taproom presents live music, games, and food for the family every Sunday in CCB Plaza, the heart of downtown Durham. Kids Eat FREE all day and live music presented by The Music Lab with …


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Supervised Printing

Would you like to try your hand at darkroom processing and printing in a supervised setting? Take advantage of scheduled open printing sessions at DAC’s darkroom, where instructor Dale Rio …


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The Color Purple

THE COLOR PURPLE is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous American classic has conquered …


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Brett's Open Mic

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

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International Folk Dance Club Social Dance

  • Living Arts Collective

Open to the public and no partners are necessary. 7:00 PM - Easy dances 8:00 PM - Teaching for half an hour 9:25 PM - Dancing ends Parking in the area of the LAC is tight. See the …


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Open Mic Night

  • The Bar

Singers/ rappers/ dancers welcome. 1 song allowed. Must sign up at door.


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Latin Vibe on Thursday Nights

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

CoboBrothers Presents Latin Vibe at Beyu on Thursday Nights With Live Musicians! Start with a free dance lesson at 9pm and then dance the night away. Please note that there will be limited …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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Rafal Blechacz, Piano

Since 2005, when Rafał Blechacz became the first Polish musician in three decades to win Warsaw’s International Chopin Piano Competition, he has become an established star, winning the …


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West 94th St Pub Karaoke

Hosted by All King Entertainment.


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A Birthday Party for Addy!

Enjoy refreshments, games and other activities toin honor of Stagville's favorite American Girl and the 152nd anniversary of her first birthday party.


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Historic Durham & Tobacco Empire Tour

  • 212 W Main St
  • (919) 371-2653

Tobacco Road Tours takes you on a motorized, professionally guides tour to where Durham’s roots began & where the City has evolved today. North Carolina’s “Triangle”, …


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Maria Schneider Orchestra

As a composer and bandleader, five-time GRAMMY winner Maria Schneider deploys her peerless seventeen-piece Maria Schneider Orchestra to test the boundaries between classical music and jazz. Hailed a…


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Sculpture + Meditation

Find self-connection through a hybrid of mindfulness and sculpture. Each session includes an introduction to mindfulness and exercises that allow participants to translate their interiority to …


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Disney Junior Dance Party On Tour

Inspired by favorite Disney Junior series, the interactive concert tour includes songs from Mickey and the Roadster Racers, Sofia the First, Elena of Avalor, Doc McStuffins, The Lion Guard, as w…


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The Tallis Scholars

Over the last four decades, London’s Tallis Scholars have become unquestioned authorities of renaissance polyphony — “ethereal and yet full-blooded, uplifting and yet …


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AfterHours: 80s Night

Leave the kids at home this event is 21+ The ultimate Throwback Thursday! Venture back in time with the help of cosplayers, retro science experiments, and themed food and drink samples from …


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Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

Theresa Caputo, from TLC’s hit show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at DPAC. Theresa will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver …


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Kids Night Out at the Clay Studio (Ages 6-12)

Have some fun and make something great at the Clay studio (and parents can sneak away and grab a bite or do some shopping at Northgate Mall). Each kid will complete and paint a piece of pottery that …


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Quatuor Danel

Hailed by Gramophone as “a model for any aspiring string quartet,” the French-bred, UK-based Quatuor Danel has emerged as a premier risk-taking ensemble during the last quarter century. …


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The Spring Patchwork Market

Small batch and one-of-a-kind goods meticulously crafted or found with thoughtfulness and care are available for purchase. Varying price points creates accessibility for all.


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Toumani & Sidiki Diabaté

Malian virtuoso and two-time GRAMMY winner Toumani Diabaté marked the thirtieth year of his recording career in 2017, a benchmark for one of the world’s most remarkable musicians. The …


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