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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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Adult Intro to Puppetry Classes

  • Elizabeth Ashley & Co
  • (919) 973-2565

This workshop is for adults who are interested in the art of puppetry. Learn how to manipulate Jeghetto's unique puppets with hands on instruction from the master himself. Get a brief history of the …


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JACK Quartet

In little more than a decade, New York’s JACK Quartet has become one of the world’s most important catalysts for and purveyors of new music. Dubbed “master musicians” by The …


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Jazz Vespers

A collaboration between Duke Chapel and the Duke Jazz Program, this Jazz Vespers worship service combines the form of the traditional evening vespers service with the musical improvisation of …


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Rare Music Concert: CPE Bach @ 230

In remembrance of the 230th anniversary of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's death in 1788, this concert features the composer's flute quartets and trio sonatas, as well as a Mozart flute quartet. Roseen …


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Standing on Love Exhibition Reception

Learn more about the Standing on Love collection of portraits of people with family members living with a loved one on death row. Some of the people who were photographed for the exhibition will …


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Veteran sportswriter Art Chansky

The Regulator welcomes veteran sportswriter Art Chansky for a reading and signing of his new book, Blue Blood II: Duke-Carolina: The Latest on the Never-Ending and Greatest Rivalry in College Hoops …


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(Sandy) Alex G

Indie rock. With Half Waif.


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Bark and Hart: Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley

Local favorite guitarists, Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley.


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Brett's Open Mic w/ the Usual Suspects

Wednesday night the right way at Beyu's Open Mic led by Brett Chambers.


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Bulgarika - Live Music for dancing or listening pleasure

Enjoy an evening of dancing, listening, or just meeting up with friends! Bulgarika is a group of exceptional artists who perform traditional Bulgarian music on traditional instruments: Donka K…


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Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics

The Ciompi Quartet performs a short (1 hr.) program with commentary. (No food is served with this concert.) Please note that this concert will take place in the Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room …


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Feel the Heat with Ally J on the Roof

THE HEAT IS ON. Cool off under new roof heaters with $5 frozen Miami Vice cocktails along with the soulful sounds of Ally J’s jazz and funk tunes. Dance, drink and feel heat at Durham’s …


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Film Screening - Linefork | Q+A w/ filmmakers Vic Rawlings and Jeff Silva

An immersive meditation on the passage of time and the persistent resonance of place, "Linefork" follows the daily rituals of an elderly couple living in Kentucky's Appalachian Mountains. …


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Moviediva Film Series - James L. Brooks' Broadcast News

A film series dedicated to screening classic movies on Wednesday evenings at the Carolina Theatre of Durham.


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Science Seminar: Dr. Christine Darden

Dr. Christine Darden was one of NASA's "Hidden Figures" - African American women whose roles as human "computers" helped to open outer space to astronauts in the early 1960s. …


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Sew Your Own Linden Sweatshirt

In this 3 hour class, sew the perfect sweatshirt and gain confidence sewing with knits through the raglan sleeve Linden pattern. Students should be comfortable threading and operating their machine …


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The Herded Cats

Kick up your mid-week blues.


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WXDU Presents: Wailin' Storms and more

Featuring Buildings, Bandage, Vincas, Maple Stave.


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An Evening of Poetry & Celebration

The Regulator welcomes Tina Barr, Tony Reevy, and Ross White for an Evening of Poetry. Tina will read from her new collection, Green Target, with additional readings by poets Tony Reevy and Ross …


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Churros, Chocolate, & Cerámicas

  • Cocoa Cinnamon

An annual holiday sale to benefit Student Action with Farmworkers. Handmade pottery and polymer clay jewelry donated by: Karen Chiswell, Katie King, Yuliya Lokhnygina, David Roswell, Jess Sandford, …


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Duke University Wind Symphony: "Dream Machine"

The Duke University Wind Symphony welcomes the Sanderson High School Wind Ensemble, directed by Creighton Flowers. Works include Katherine Bergman: "Dream Machine," Gustav Holst: First …


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Film Screening - "Bless Their Little Hearts" (1984) New Restoration

Working with a screenplay by Burnett, Billy Woodberry brings to life this portrait of a married couple and their three young children whose emotional resources are drained by the precarious effects …


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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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