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Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles Takes DPAC Patrons on a Well-Produced Tour of 1960’s Fab Four Hits

Last night, I had the pleasure of attending Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles: The Best of Abbey Road, Performed Live, a concert in the form of a show, at the Durham Performing Arts Center. Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles, presented as part of WRAL Greatest Hits of Broadway at DPAC, takes the DPACRead More ›

Mark Morris’ Witty, Charming, Crowd-Pleasing Pepperland Was a Magical Hour of Dance at the American Dance Festival in Durham

It was twenty years ago today Sergeant Pepper taught the band to play They’ve been going in and out of style But they’re guaranteed to raise a smile — Paul McCartney from the album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band — It was 30 years ago today — actually, longer than that — when Mark… 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 ›

Nine Entertainment presented 1964 The Tribute, which recreates a Beatles concert from the pre-Sgt. Pepper era, Nov. 4th at The Carolina Theatre of Durham

1964 The Tribute Rocked The Carolina Theatre Nov. 4th with a pre-Sgt. Pepper Beatles Concert

To borrow a line from The Beatles’ 1963 chart-topper, “Do You Want to Know a Secret?,” written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon (not Lennon-McCartney, as they are usually billed) and their first Top 10 hit to feature George Harrison on lead vocals: “Listen (do dah do), do you want to know a secret (do… Read More ›