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Oh What a Night… with Janis Joplin

“You better listen to me motherf******”, commanded the smoky woman to the audience, her uncanny resemblance to a figure still renown some 40 years after her death and whose voice endears as a galvanizing force to listeners. The woman being portrayed was Janis Joplin, the wild child/gypsy soul of music and one of the greatest… Read More ›

Shen Wei Dance Arts – Art in Motion

Slow controlled movements created dreamlike scenes at the opening of the American Dance Festival featuring Shen Wei Dance Arts on June 13 at the Durham Performing Arts Center. The company presented Near the Terrace, which premiered at ADF in 2000 and an ADF commissioned world premiere, Collective Measures. In Near the Terrace, A dark figure… Read More ›

American Dance Festival


The American Dance Festival (ADF), recognized as “an international destination for modern dance,” is pleased to announce its 79th season of presenting the world’s most dynamic and innovative modern dance. The 2012 season, which runs Thursday, June 14-Saturday, July 28 in Durham

The American Dance Festival 2011 Season Celebrates “Something New, Something Treasured”

The American Dance Festival (ADF), hailed as the nation’s premier modern dance festival, is pleased to announce its 78th season celebrating the past and present of modern dance with Something New, Something Treasured from June 9th-July 23rd.

Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre

Theatre In The Park Announces 2010-2011 Season

Theatre In The Park’s 2010-2011 season celebrates the power of theatre with four shows capturing the dramatic highs and comedic lows of life in the theatre. Save 10%, sign up by July 15 and take advantage of Early Bird Membership Pricing.