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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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11/19/2018

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Special Events

Art with the Experts: People Get Ready

Join Trevor Schoonmaker, Chief Curator and Patsy R. and Raymond D. Nasher Curator of Contemporary Art, from the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, for a discussion and slide lecture on P…


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Beginners' Line Dance Classes

  • Covenant Presbyterian Church
  • (252) 767-2780

Beginners Urban Soul Line Dance Classes are provided by M. E. Henderson, Inc.. This low-impact form of exercise is free. Bring your water and towel for this one hour class!


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Flash Chorus Sings "Just Give Me a Reason" by Pink & "Reptilia" by The Strokes

Conductor Seamus Kenney and a live band help you learn and sing a pair of pop, indie, and retro songs! They also have a videographer on hand to record the final performance of each song so you can …


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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 - 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 - 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 – Beverly McIver: Eyes Wide Shut

As a winner of the Rome Prize, nationally known painter Beverly McIver was able to leave her hectic schedule of teaching at Duke University and the burden of caregiving for her family to spend a …


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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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Beer & Banjos

A free weekly music series featuring roots, bluegrass, Americana, and folk music every Monday on the rooftop of The Pit. Please note that this event will not be taking place Dec 24 or 31.


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BollyX with Lara at the Living Arts Collective

Experience a Bollywood-inspired dance-fitness program that combines exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world. Come dressed to sweat and ready …


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Durham Dance Wave

Experience authentic self-expression in a safe space free of judgment & instruction. This weekly ecstatic dance event offers an opportunity to explore delicious states of being from stillness to …


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Exhibition – Serving Life: Re-Visioning Justice

Organized by the NC non-profit Hidden Voices, the Ruby presents Serving Life in collaboration with Duke Chapel. This month-long exhibit aims to challenge assumptions about guilt and innocence and to …


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Mark Abercrombie Art - Solo Exhibit

Mark paints primarily with acrylics. He stretches the boundaries for the capabilities of this medium. He likes to test methods of applying the paint. Anything goes, from syringe to squeegee. Join t…


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Photography Exhibit – One Hurricane Season

The first Documentary Diversity Project (DDP) exhibition, Dear: Ambria McNeill considers the lasting impressions of past relationships; Gregory Weaver II shouts out southern skate culture; Brittany …


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Photography Exhibit – One Hurricane Season

Tamika Galanis's exhibition One Hurricane Season is part of an ongoing project that the artist/documentarian describes as her life's work, centering around the representation and history of her …


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Quilt Exhibit - "Ancestral Rhythms"

  • Hayti Heritage Center
  • (919) 683-1709

An evening of spoken word, jazz and breathtaking works of art. The members of the African American Quilt Circle have regularly shared their magnificent, memorable quilted art work with the …


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11/20/2018

Special Events

2018 Video Institute Screening

Each summer, #CDSCourses offers a week-long video institute in which students collaborate with community members to make a short documentary. This year the stories were centered around the Hayti …


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Jim Henderson CD Release Party

The Regulator welcomes musician and educator Jim Henderson in celebration of the launch of his new CD of saxophone instrumentals, Still Souled Out (2018). Here Henderson pays homage to sax players o…


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Exhibits & Recurring Events

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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