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Quentin Oliver Lee and Eva Tavares star as The Phantom and Christine (photo by Matthew Murphy)

The Phantom of the Opera Thrills and Chills Theatergoers at DPAC

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s much-loved The Phantom of the Opera is onstage now at Durham Performing Arts Center under the direction of Laurence Connor. And, whether one has seen the show countless times before or is a newcomer to the classic story, this production is definitely one to watch. For those not familiar with the story,… Read More ›

Quentin Oliver Lee and Eva Tavares star as The Phantom and Christine in the current tour of The Phantom of the Opera (photo by Matthew Murphy)

The Phantom of the Opera, Playing at the Durham Performing Arts Center Through March 11th, Is a Thrilling Theater Event That You Have to See to Believe

This past Friday, the bitterly cold night and 40 mph wind gusts that cancelled flights out of RDU did not deter the couple thousand brave and lucky souls who flocked to the Durham Performing Arts Center to see Cameron Mackintosh’s awe-inspiring new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s classic 1986 West End and 1988 Broadway musical,… Read More ›

Quentin Oliver Lee and Eva Tavares star as The Phantom and Christine (photo by Matthew Murphy)

A Reimagined and Reinvigorated Phantom of the Opera Will Haunt the Durham Performing Arts Center on Feb. 28-March 4 and March 6-11

The critically acclaimed North American tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenally successful 1986 West End and 1988 Broadway backstage musical, The Phantom of the Opera, is returning to the Triangle on Feb. 28-March 4 and March 6-11 to haunt the Durham Performing Arts Center, in the American Tobacco District. This boldly reimagined and reinvigorated version… Read More ›

The psychedelic multimedia extravaganza during RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles' rendition of the complete Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album draws oh's and ah's (Richard Lovrich)

RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles at DPAC Channels The Fab Four, As The Group Performs Sgt. Pepper, Etc., Live!

Close your eyes and open your ears, and you’ll swear that you’re at a Beatles concert, circa 1964-70. RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles — which will repeat last night’s crowd-pleasing performance at 2 and 8 p.m. today at the Durham Performing Arts Center — channels The Fab Four, starting with the four Liverpool lads’… Read More ›

At 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23rd, and 2 and 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24th, Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four's release of Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band with a psychedelic multimedia show at the Durham Performing Arts Center

RAIN Will Perform All of Sgt. Pepper and Other Beatles Hits Live on Feb. 23rd and 24th at the Durham Performing Arts Center

At 8 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23rd, and at 2 and 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24th, the Durham Performing Arts Center will host three fabulous, five-star performances of the 2017 tour of RAIN: A Tribute to The Beatles, co-produced by MagicSpace Entertainment of Park City, UT and RAIN. The 2017 tour — which features… Read More ›