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Originally from West Africa, the Grammy-nominated musician embodies the global-citizen spirit of Duke Performances' Black Atlantic festival. Read more

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"With every generation, people put themselves into the music. It’s always open-ended. That’s the nature of the traditional music I play." Read more

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Oberstein, the interim director of Duke Performances, earned a statue for producing the Grammys' Best Latin Jazz Album, while Ferris won two for his Voices of Mississippi set. Read more

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The ensemble performs The Little Match Girl Passion in Durham on Saturday. Read more

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He performs I Am a Man in full with Bill Frisell, Jason Moran, Brian Blade, and Scott Coley Friday night at Duke's Baldwin Auditorium. Read more

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The executive director is leaving the institution "more-or-less immediately," he says. Read more

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These shows spoke to the temper of our times and the vibrancy of our local performing-arts community. Read more

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In the Jazz Tradition, which features Nnenna Freelon, Kate McGarry, Nellie McKay, and more, begins Monday at The Fruit. Read more

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In a culture much healthier than ours, Brown’s key statements on the goodness and the multifaceted nature of black love, bodies, and friendships would be universally self-evident. Read more

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Duke Performances begins its season-long staging of Brown's nationally acclaimed trilogy with its still-evolving conclusion, ink, this weekend at Reynolds Theater. Read more

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The string ensemble performs at The Fruit on Tuesday. Read more

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Follow our city-by-city guide to our theater, dance, comedy, and reading scenes. Read more

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    ABT at Duke.