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21c Brings Art and Rooms to Durham

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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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Books and Brews

Was one of your New Year’s resolutions to read more books, but the only things you’ve read lately are People magazine and Instagram captions? Join the first meeting of the Barley Labs …


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Deerhoof

With B|_ank, No Parking.


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Farruquito

Hailed as “one of the great flamenco dancers of this new century” by The New York Times, Farruquito has expanded the reach and reputation of the genre through dazzling performances that …


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ImBlackInTech Monthly Mixer Series

  • American Underground

The ImBlackInTech #MonthlyMixerSeries (MMS) takes place monthly, bringing together current and potential ImBlackInTech members and friends to mingle in a comfortable environment, share ideas, and …


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Nightcap Happy Hour With Kara Newman And Brothers Vilgalys

Join in for happy hour on the mezzanine with cocktail expert, Kara Newman, and local distillery, Brothers Vilgalys Spirits. Kara will be collaborating with Rim Vilgalys, founder of Brothers V…


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Alan Parsons Live Project

Alan had dabbled with live performance in his late teens as a folk/blues acoustic player and as a lead guitarist with a blues band called The Earth in the late sixties in his hometown of London. …


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Brett Chambers Open Mic

Going strong for 22 years and counting, the Open Mic was started by Brett Chambers in September of 1996 at Sam & Audrey's Sellers' ‘Talk of the Town', where it was an anchor in downtown …


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Chamber Music Masterclass with JACK Quartet

The members of JACK Quartet lead a master class in Duke's Rubenstein Arts Center, coaching student musicians on classic works for string quartet. In just a decade, JACK Quartet has become one of the …


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Durham's Mount Vernon Baptist Church Celebrates Black History Month

  • Mount Vernon Baptist Church
  • (919) 688-1823

Mount Vernon Baptist Church Celebrates 2019 Black History Month with a host of family friendly events throughout the month of February. The following activities are scheduled: WEDNESDAY …


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AfterHours: Science of Wine '19

Enjoy an elegant evening of fine wine to examine the science behind your favorite vintages and varieties. Local wine sellers, cheese makers and chocolatiers have been invited to …


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Beginning Sewing Class

Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. …


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Johnny Cash At San Quentin: Johnny Folsom 4 & Friends

A special 50th anniversary theatrical re-creation of Live At San Quentin - one of Johnny Cash's most legendary and iconic performances -- by Johnny Folsom 4. The show at the Carolina Theatre will …


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Movie Loft presents "Black Cat, White Cat"

Movie Loft warms up in February with a screening of the rambunctious joy that is Emir Kustirica's 1998 comedy Black Cat, White Cat. Set in Serbia and by the Danube, this rambling and frenetic tale i…


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Nzinga's Got Soul Tasting Party

Known for her spicy flavor combinations, Chef Zinga invites you to Nzinga's Got Soul Tasting Party where you can enjoy some of your traditional favorites and sample some new menu lunch and dinner …


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Screen/Society--Ida Lupino series--"The Bigamist" (1953, New DCP Restoration)

The "Ida Lupino 101" retrospective film series continues with: THE BIGAMIST (Ida Lupino, 1953, 80 min, USA, English, B&W, DCP) Childless couple Joan Fontaine and Edmond O…


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The Piano Guys

Hailing from Utah, The Piano Guys became an Internet sensation by way of their immensely successful series of strikingly original self-made music videos. They’ve made over 65 since joining …


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"As an Act of Protest" screening

A young African American actor goes through a station-of-the-cross journey to eradicate the racism and police brutality that continue to plague the world. Speller Street Films ("Wilmington on …


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Beatrice Rana, Piano

Beatrice Rana played her first scales when she was only six months old, seated on her mother’s lap at the piano in a tiny Italian town. The daughter of two esteemed pianists, Rana recalls …


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Breathe to Think Sessions — Performances and Open Mic

  • La Movida NightClub
  • (661) 817-8433

Must be 21+. Open Mic participants must sign up in advance.


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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Introduction to Linocut Class

Learn the basics of linocut printmaking with Supergraphic Print Lab Director Bill Fick. Participants will cover this relief print techniques from start to finish. We will begin with design concepts …


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Play - “A Need Fulfilled”

  • University Theatre in the Farrison-Newton Building
  • (919) 530-6242

A Need Fulfilled, a new musical drama from the pages of history, tells the story of the black nurses of WWII and, alongside it, the story of many black soldiers from throughout American history. …


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R & B Edition Paint Party

IT'S A PAINT PARTY! The canvas is pre-sketched so don't worry about the difficulty! With music playing and laughter in the air, you are bound to allow your creative side thrive. All are welcome!


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