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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 ›

The Naked Magicians are Christopher Wayne (left) and Mike Tyler

Putting the "D" in DPAC: The Naked Magicians Are a Naughty Good Time

When the Durham Performing Arts Center’s advertisement for The Naked Magicians showed up in my Facebook feed, I texted my daughter: Me: “Do you want to go see The Naked Magicians?” Daughter: “Boundaries mom. Boundaries!” … Daughter: “What do they look like?” Me: [Sends picture] Daughter: “I’m in.” Australians Mike Tyler and Christopher Wayne had… Read More ›