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Carolina Ballet’s Nutcracker Is Classical and Captivating Christmas Fare in the Triangle

“How did he do that? Where did he go?” The little girl’s question during the opening scene of the Carolina Ballet’s classical Christmas ballet, The Nutcracker, says everything about the magic of the season. There’s no one who does a better job than bringing the season alive in the Triangle area than Robert Weiss’ enchantingly… Read More ›

Joseph Morales (foreground left) stars as Alexander Hamilton (photo © Joan Marcus)

Hamilton Is the Best Show to Come to DPAC Yet!

When a show gets as much hype as the musical phenomenon Hamilton, playing tonight through Sunday, Dec. 2nd, at the Durham Performing Arts Center, as part of DPAC‘s 2018-19 SunTrust Broadway Series, audiences walk into the theater with expectations. Sometimes, the performance doesn’t live up to those expectations. Sometimes, a show surprises you. Sometimes, a… Read More ›

The Durham Performing Arts Center will present Hamilton on Nov. 6-11, 13-18, and 20-25 and Nov. 27-Dec. 2 as part of its 2018-19 SunTrust Broadway Series

DPAC’s Hamilton Lives Up to the Hype

Ever since the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC) announced that Lin-Manuel Miranda’s much-celebrated Hamilton was coming to its stage, the whole Triangle has gone “Hamilton-crazy.” And, judging by this incredible production, directed by Thomas Kail, no one will be left disappointed. The historical hip-hop musical bursts with energy and incredibly catchy songs right from the… Read More ›

The Durham Performing Arts Center will present The Choir of Man at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27th

The Choir of Man Delighted DPAC Patrons on Oct. 27th

When a show starts with the cast inviting the audience to come on stage for free beer, you know you’re in for a very different musical experience at the Durham Performing Arts Center; and that’s exactly what happened with The Choir of Man, which played DPAC for one night only this past Saturday night. The… Read More ›

The Durham Performing Arts Center will present The Choir of Man at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27th

The International Musical Sensation, The Choir of Man, Will Roar into DPAC Saturday, Oct. 27th

The First North American Tour of the high-octane internationalinternational musical sensation, The Choir of Man, will roar into the Durham Performing Arts Center at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27th. According to this singular show’s official website: “It’s a party. It’s a concert. It’s a pint-filled good time set in a working pub (free beer… Read More ›