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  • Hamilton

    Opens Feb 1, 2019

  • Dancing With the Stars

    Jul 2, 2017

  • Motown - The Musical

    Aug 1 - 6, 2017

  • Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

    Sep 12 - 17, 2017

  • Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular

    Sep 23, 2017

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Hamilton

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Winner of 11 Tony Awards

Opens February 1, 2019

A true cultural phenomenon, Lin-Manuel Miranda's Pulitzer Prize-winning Hamilton is changing the face of the modern musicals. An exhilarating historical epic, that is equal parts Sondheim and Notorious BIG, this record-breaking Broadway musical traces the life and times of Alexander Hamilton, one of America's most important (and colorful) historical figures. SIGN UP FOR ON SALE INFO!

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Dancing With the Stars

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July 2, 2017

ABC's number one entertainment show is hitting the road once more this year! Featuring some of the show's most popular competitors, this live tour will include recreate the most memorable routines from the the program's 20 seasons, as well as brand new never before seen dances! The line-up is set to include a host of famous names, as well as some favorites from the show!

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Motown - The Musical

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August 1 - 6, 2017

Motown: The Musical is Broadway's hottest music history musical - a vibrant journey through the Motown genre from Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye to Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. The show tells the story of Berry Gordy, the founder of the record label Motown Records and one of the pioneers of Motown.

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Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

September 12 - 17, 2017

Blending acrobatics, performance art and cutting edge puppetry, Circus 1903 resurrects the Big Top to its former glory. Created by the minds behind The Illusionists and the puppeteers behind War Horse, this touring show is both a dazzling throwback to the circus' golden age and a thrilling evolution of the form.

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Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular

September 23, 2017

Laser Spectacular presents a psychedelic and electric tribute concert celebrating one of the greatest bands of the 20th century - Pink Floyd! In true 'Dark Side of the Moon' spirit, experience the music of Pink Floyd as a multi-sensory show takes place all around you.

Durham Performing Arts Center

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123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC 27701

  • Year opened: 2008
  • Concession stands
  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

The Durham Performing Arts Center opened in 2008 as the largest performing arts center in the Carolinas, with a seating capacity of 2,712. Durham Performing Arts holds over 200 performances each year, including touring Broadway productions, family shows, comedy events, large-scale concerts and the American Dance Festival. Touring concerts are the majority of the events held at the venue. The center has been named twice as the number 1 performing arts organization in the Triangle region by the Triangle Business Journal.

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