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  • Irving Berlin's White Christmas

    Until Dec 8, 2019

  • Kirk Franklin

    Dec 10, 2019

  • Ira David Wood III's A Christmas Carol

    Dec 18 - 22, 2019

  • The Simon and Garfunkel Story

    Jan 8, 2020

  • Come From Away

    Jan 14 - 19, 2020

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Irving Berlin's White Christmas

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Until December 8, 2019

The uplifting story and beloved songs of Bing Crosby's film White Christmas have been enjoyed by families for generations. Now, you can continue the timeless tradition with your family at this glorious and exciting live production! Two former servicemen and best friend travel up and down the country with their two-man entertainment act, when out of the blue one Christmas, their old general calls them in desperate need. With two fiesty sisters helping them out, can these guys save a Christmas pageant from disaster?

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Kirk Franklin

December 10, 2019

Kirk Franklin is at the forefront of the modern Gospel music scene. It seems he was always destined to lead others in song, as the seven-time Grammy Winning musician, choir leader and author displayed signs of musical virtuosity at a young age. By 12 he was leading his local Church and went on to found a 17 person strong choir called The Family, with which he released a certified platinum debut and the award winning 'Watcha Lookin' 4'.

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Ira David Wood III's A Christmas Carol

December 18 - 22, 2019

First staged in 1974, this version of Charles Dickens' classic is an absolute must see if you live in the Durham area. Cited as "one of the most successful shows in North Carolina theater history", the show turns the tale of Scrooge into a joyous musical comedy, packed full of spirit and show-stopping tunes, while still preserving the poignant heart of the original.

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The Simon and Garfunkel Story

January 8, 2020

Following sold-out tour in the UK and across Europe, The Simon and Garfunkel heads to North American shores. A theatrical-style concert experience, this show traces the life and times of the influential 60s act with video projections and vintage clips, and of course, live performances of loads of the duo's greatest hits, from 'Mrs Robinson,' to 'The Sound of Silence.'

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Come From Away

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Tony Award Winner

January 14 - 19, 2020

Following well-received engagements on Broadway and its premiere city Toronto, this new hit musical based on true events will launch its first-ever national tour in Seattle in October 2018! Nominated for 8 Tony Awards and 9 Drama Desk gongs, this is a musical that celebrates human endurance, compassion and bravery under dreadful circumstances.

Durham Performing Arts Center

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123 Vivian St, Durham, NC 27701

  • Year opened: 2008
  • Concession stands
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

The Durham Performing Arts Center opened in 2008 as the largest performing arts center in the Carolinas, with a seating capacity of 2,712. Durham Performing Arts holds over 200 performances each year, including touring Broadway productions, family shows, comedy events, large-scale concerts and the American Dance Festival. Touring concerts are the majority of the events held at the venue. The center has been named twice as the number 1 performing arts organization in the Triangle region by the Triangle Business Journal.

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