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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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Black Farmers Market

Just in time to get vegetables for your holiday dinner.


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Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle presents: Music, Religion, and Philosophy

Joining The COT in a performance of Samuel Barber's demanding Prayers of Kierkegaard is UNC's Carolina Choir. The COT's own Christopher Ulffers performs the Basson Concerto by Nino Rota, the I…


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Ciompi Quartet: "Remembered, Imagined, Re-imagined" with Eliza Bagg, soprano

Program includes Steve Reich: Different Trains for String Quartet and Tape; Claudio Monteverdi: Two songs arr. for Soprano & String Quartet; and the world premiere of Daniel Wohl's New Work for …


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Durham Art Guild's Art-A-Thon

Multiple artists are setting up temporary studios in the middle of the gallery and creating affordable original artwork on the spot to sell during the Durham Arts Council's Art Walk Holiday Market. …


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Empower Fall Showing: "The Wiz"

Empower is a dance studio that nurtures and fosters natural beauty, instills self-confidence, and reinforces positive images of dancers from all backgrounds.


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Holiday Art Market

Find a unique, handmade, quality gift for everyone on your list this holiday season, or for yourself. Discover and purchase affordable art from a plethora of local artists. Part of the Durham Art …


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Lyrically Intoxicated: the Pop-up Show

  • DaNuGen Entertainment Cafe

XOG, Eye Am The Culture and ScalezoflifeEnt. Shop with your favorite local brands and vibe with DK7, CALIWOOD, Aja Marie and more.


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Mallarmé Chamber Players Family Concert

Mallarmé performs a free, interactive chamber music concert that is 1-hour long and is fun and informative for people 5-years-old and older. Meet at the Doris Duke Center. Adult …


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Randy Johnston Trio

Blue Note Grill welcomes back internationally renowned jazz guitarist, Randy Johnston. Electric blues meets bebop with contemporary influences – an exciting convergence of sounds that has m…


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The School for Creative Studies Fall Carnival

  • The School for Creative Studies
  • (919) 560-3535

A family and community event, featuring activities, inflatables, games, prizes, candy, food and even a haunted house! The cost to enter the carnival is $5 ($3 for kids 6 and under). The activities …


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Vundabar

Indie rock. With Illuminati Hotties, Museum Mouth.


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Weave It Wild Workshops! Intro to Weaving on Looms of All Sizes… Rigid Heddle Backstrap

Interested in weaving but don't know where to start? Learn about fiber, knots and weaving on a loom made from household materials. Rigid heddle looms have been used for centuries to introduce w…


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Exhibits & Recurring Events

A Southern Review – featuring the Pleiades Artists

What images does "A Southern Review" bring to mind for you? The Pleiades artists each explore this concept from their unique perspectives. Join the Third Friday Receptions November 16, …


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Adult Dance Classes

Empowered Adult Dance is designed for adult dancers of all ages and abilities. All classes are fun, educational, and challenging for working professionals and others interested in dance. The drop-in …


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Art Exhibit - "Across County Lines: Contemporary Photography from the Piedmont"

Photography is arguably the region's most widely practiced artistic medium. From analogue to digital to experimental, the range of photographic techniques practiced throughout North Carolina is both …


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Art Exhibit - Karel Appel and Dieter Roth: Cats and Dogs

Offering a playful and amusing take on two of the most adored domestic animals, cats and dogs, this installation is selected from two lithographic portfolios by Dutch artist Karel Appel (1921 - 2…


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Art Exhibit - The Conglomerate

A Conglomerate is a number of different things or parts that are put or grouped together to form a whole but remain distinct entities. Despite the differences in their mediums and presentation, t…


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Art Exhibit - "Durham During the Great War"

  • Museum of Durham History
  • (919) 246-9993

The exhibit examines how social, economic, and political changes in Durham during the war left a lasting legacy of future movements toward equality. It shows how black and white soldiers of Durham …


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Art Exhibit - Migration Meditation

Shop art that incorporates reclaimed materials or found objects, priced from $25 to $150.


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Art Exhibit – "Portraying Power and Identity: A Global Perspective"

The slow-moving figures in Bill Viola's Surrender express the visual signs of grief: their faces contort in grimaces of pain and sorrow, breaking into tears before gradually lowering their faces to …


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Art Exhibit – Serving Life

Since 2013, the community arts collective Hidden Voices has collaborated with people on death rows across the country to envision a multi-arts project able to generate the civic will to revision …


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Art Exhibit – Standing on Love

This collection of photographic portraits brings centerstage family members living with a loved one on death row. Their faces and words are meant to offer a chance to reflect on the meaning of v…


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