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Circus 1903

Step right up! Step right up! The producers of the world’s biggest magic show, The Illusionists have teamed up with the award winning puppeteers from War Horse to present a thrilling turn of …


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Curtis Eller & Charming Disaster

  • Shadowbox Studio

Charming Disaster's storytelling songs explore different sorts of trouble two people can get into with a ukulele and a guitar. Curtis Eller is a banjo player, songwriter and rock & roll singer.


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Darius Quarles

Darius’s solo show of paintings is on display, along with “Some Assembly Required: Can You Build It?” by all Pleaides artists. Artists explore the concept of …


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DIY Dream Catcher

Craft Night is a self-led, group meetup. We will be making dream catchers! Drop in anytime! Come with a friend or by yourself, we will supply all of the materials necessary to complete a project. …


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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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The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle's Season Opener "The Timeless Power of Genius"

Join the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle for its 2017-18 season opening concert featuring the works of A.Marque, W.A.Mozart, and D.Shostakovich. Entitled "The Timeless Power of Genius" …


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Artists in the Gardens Workshops: Texture (ages 9-12)

Feel out the multitude of textures in the garden. Learn how artists and horticulturists think about texture and use it in their creations. Experiment with texture in your own two-dimensional …


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Panel Discussion: How to Make a Living as an Artist

This panel will include three successful artists that have turned their craft into their primary source of income. Panelists will include; tissue paper artist, Maya Freelon Asante; photographer, …


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Brett's Open Mic

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

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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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Tajmo: the Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' Band

TajMo: The Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ Band sees Blues titans Taj Mahal and Keb’ Mo’ share the stage with their band for an exciting night of music, performing songs from their …


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Tas Cru Band

Raucous, rowdy, gentle, sweet, eccentric, quirky, and outright irreverent are all words that fittingly describe Tas Cru's songs and testify to his reputation as a one of the most unique of bluesmen …


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The Civilians + Ethan Lipton: School Project

The Civilians, Duke Performances Artists-in-Residence and practitioners of investigative theater, approach their work as researchers of the national consciousness. They construct their kaleidoscopic …


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Amelia White - Live at the Bullpen

Raised In Virginia, and based in Nashville, Amelia White cut her musical teeth in the New England area, in the same scene that produced Mary Gauthier, Lori McKenna, and Aimee Mann. Seasoned, …


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Michael Jones Trio

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

FREE admission.


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Music In The Plaza: Thurs Local Live

  • CCB Plaza

Pour Taproom presents evening performances in CCB Plaza every Thursday featuring local artists and musicians. Pour Taproom Durham is a pay-by-the-ounce taproom where you can pour your own drink …


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Nash Street Ramblers

The Nash Street Ramblers bring great harmony along with talented instrumentals, this Nash Street inspired bluegrass band is steeped in traditional, newgrass & gospel music. Come sing and dance …


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Nc Film Premiere Of Food Evolution

Amidst a brutally polarized debate marked by passion, suspicion and confusion, FOOD EVOLUTION, by Academy Award®-nominated director Scott Hamilton Kennedy, explores the controversy surrounding …


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The Price is Right Live!

The Price Is Right Live™ is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to "Come On Down" to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and …


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12th Annual "Gospel Showcase & Talent Show 2017"

Words of Essence's 12th Annual "Gospel Showcase & Talent Show 2017" is an Exciting Gospel Event filled with Entertainment, Vendors, Food and Fun for the Entire Family Do you …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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Gina Sicilia

Dynamic vocalist and live performer Gina Sicilia's new album, Tug of War, celebrates her status as one of the reigning voices in modern blues and marks a potent evolution in her …


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Raund Haus presents Linafornia with Saint James, Capital L, ShwnSBTG

Linafornia easily has one of the best stories to come out of the L.A. music scene this year. The Leimert Park native was always active in the local hip-hop scene, most recently as an aspiring …


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