Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC)


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“The point is that art is not just treated as just a hobby.” Read more

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One of the Triangle's biggest resident bands sold out one of its largest halls for the last two nights, and they blew out their minimalist music to persuasive pop proportions. Read more


And don't forget to keep track of who's playing where on our INDY calendar. Read more


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You’ve got copious options, but they’re basically all deejays or tribute acts. Let’s sort the candy pile. Read more

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From a refugee drama staged in a shipping container to a deconstructed "Swan Lake," these are the dance and theater works we can't wait to see. Read more



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There are plenty of good podcasts about bad movies, but HDTGM? might be best at capturing the sheer bewilderment that a bad movie inflicts upon its viewers. Read more



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We noticed that the festival's largest stage is down to one show this year, and only two shows take place off Duke's campus. According to ADF, it's a feature, not a bug. Read more



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Our readers picks for the best places to get out and have a good time in the Triangle. Read more

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The smoothest of smoothies is bringing his easy-listening legend to DPAC. Read more



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DPAC announced the return of the smash musical today. Read more


“We have a governing crisis. Trump does not know how to govern.” Read more

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And other things our readers told us this week Read more

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It's better than closing Blackwell Street, but would still cause construction and traffic problems, the theater's general manager says. Read more

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I’m not going to write a review. Let's just talk. Read more



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From national touring acts to local up-and-comers, pop to rock to punk to bluegrass, you’ll find a venue to match your musical tastes. 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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Bob Dylan performs at the Durham Performing Arts Center on Saturday. Read more


ATC, DPAC, and the Durham Bulls want GoTriangle to pause its plans. GoTriangle says that’s impossible. Read more

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The band's cofounders celebrate the album's anniversary with Marty Stuart at the Durham Performing Arts Center Monday night Read more


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Georgia Hardstark and Karen Kilgariff bring a live version of their podcast to DPAC on Thursday, September 20. Read more

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