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On Your Feet! stars Christie Prades, who is shown here with Adriel Flete (photo © by Matthew Murphy)

On Your Feet! at DPAC Combines Infectious Latin Rhythms with Hot-Hot-Hot-Dancing and a Heartwarming Story

On Your Feet! The Emilio and Gloria Estefan Musical opened last night at the Durham Performing Arts Center to frigid weather and an almost full house, and the show and performers did their best to keep the audience warm with infectious music and hot-hot-hot dancing, as well as the heartwarming story of Emilio Estefan Jr…. Read More ›

Mauricio Martinez and Christie Prades star as Emilio and Gloria Estefan (photo © by Matthew Murphy)

On Your Feet! Chronicles the Rise of Emilio and Gloria Estefan from Cuba to Pop Superstardom

On Jan. 2-7, the Durham Performing Arts Center will ring in the New Year — with irrepressible Latin rhythms — with eight high-octane performances of On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan. Gaithersburg, MD-based Troika Entertainment’s First National Tour of this 2015 Broadway musical — directed by two-time Tony Award® winner Jerry… Read More ›

Jasmin Richardson (left) and Deborah Cox star as Nicki and Rachel Marron (photo © Joan Marcus)

The Bodyguard Entertains at DPAC

For many people, The Bodyguard is considered an iconic film, one that holds its value and appeal despite the many years since its release. This was made evident by the large and enthusiastic crowd present at DPAC’s presentation of The Bodyguard: The Musical, adapted from the original screenplay by Alexander Dinelaris and under the direction… Read More ›

The Durham Performing Arts Center will present The Bodyguard, starring Deborah Cox, on March 14-19 as part of its SunTrust Broadway Series

Grammy®-Nominated R&B Singer Deborah Cox Stars in The Bodyguard on March 14-19 at DPAC

Grammy®-nominated Canadian R&B/pop singer/songwriter Deborah Cox will star as Academy Award®-nominated superstar pop singer Rachel Marron — the Whitney Houston role in the Oscar®-nominated 1992 Warner Bros. film — in The Bodyguard on March 14-19 at the Durham Performing Arts Center. The 2016-17 U.S. National Tour of the 2012 West End hit musical will be… Read More ›