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  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Until Mar 17, 2019

  • Rock Of Ages

    Until Feb 23, 2019

  • Wild Kratts - Live

    Feb 24, 2019

  • James Bay

    Mar 5, 2019

  • Sesame Street Live - Let's Party

    Mar 8 - 10, 2019

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

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Until March 17, 2019

This acclaimed musical is set to tour the States from September 2018, following its transfer from London's West End, where it premiered in 2013. Proving to be a monster hit with audiences, it set the record for the highest weekly gross in West End history. It also garnered two Olivier Awards for its lush costumes and creative lighting design. So step into a candy wonderland with this spectacular adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic.

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Rock Of Ages

Until February 23, 2019

Rock and Roll underdog Stacee Jaxx is back and ready to set the stage on fire in a blaze of glory! A decade after shaking up Broadway with its no-holds-barred bacchanalia and winning score drawn from classic rock's greatest hits, The Rock Of Ages is once again hitting the road on its Tenth Anniversary Tour, showing the smartphone generation exactly how it was done in the 80s. Break out the spandex and pleather, cause this is one nostalgic show you won't want to miss!

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Wild Kratts - Live

February 24, 2019

The Kratt Brothers leap off your TV screens and head on the road with their live stage show. The stars behind PBS' animated show Wild Kratts present a wildly entertaining live experience, featuring lots of audience participation and cool facts about the animal kingdom.

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James Bay

March 5, 2019

Hailing from the sleepy town of Hitchin, just outside of London, it's clear that James Bay was made for much grander things - his soulful, gravel-toned vocals and expertly crafted ballads have made waves since 2013 and was hotly tipped by the international music media as one of 2015's ones to watch. Well that prophecy certainly came true. Catch this hugely talented man as he heads out on the road once again.

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Sesame Street Live - Let's Party

March 8 - 10, 2019

The world's most favorite and colorful street's residents are headed back on the road t with an interactive live show for youngsters and their parents! Filled to the brim with catchy new tunes and your favorite furry friends, join the crew as they set about creating the street party of the year - with your help of course!

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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