EVENTS

EVENTS

Jan
13
Fri
Branford Marsalis and Joey Calderazzo @ Baldwin Auditorium
Jan 13 @ 8:00 pm

The remarkable saxophonist and pianist duo – longtime collaborators who’ve known each other for nearly 30 years – take the stage at Baldwin Auditorium for a concert of blues, ballads and jazz presented by Duke Performances.

Jan
14
Sat
Branford Marsalis and Joey Calderazzo @ Baldwin Auditorium
Jan 14 @ 8:00 pm

The remarkable saxophonist and pianist duo – longtime collaborators who’ve known each other for nearly 30 years – take the stage at Baldwin Auditorium for a concert of blues, ballads and jazz presented by Duke Performances.

Jan
23
Mon
Durham Mardi Gras @ Downtown Durham
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm

Get your krewe together and take part in this New Orleans-style parade marching from the CCB Plaza down Foster Street to Riggsbee Avenue, ending with bands at Motorco Music Hall, The Blue Note Grill, Fullsteam, the bar and The Pit.

Feb
9
Thu
Hayti Heritage Film Festival @ Hayti Heritage Center
Feb 9 – Feb 11 all-day

Catch one – or all – of the diverse short and full-length films of, by or about people of African descent at the Hayti Heritage Center.

Feb
24
Fri
Dreaming of Lions @ Reynolds Industries Theater
Feb 24 @ 8:00 pm

Cuba’s Malpaso Dance Company joins forces with the 10-piece Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble, fronted by bandleader Arturo O’Farrill, for the U.S. premiere of this piece, presented by Duke Performances. The musicians and 10 dancers from the company interpret Ernest Hemingway’s “The Old Man and the Sea” into song and dance at Reynolds Industries Theater.

Feb
25
Sat
Dreaming of Lions @ Reynolds Industries Theater
Feb 25 @ 8:00 pm

Cuba’s Malpaso Dance Company joins forces with the 10-piece Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble, fronted by bandleader Arturo O’Farrill, for the U.S. premiere of this piece, presented by Duke Performances. The musicians and 10 dancers from the company interpret Ernest Hemingway’s “The Old Man and the Sea” into song and dance at Reynolds Industries Theater.

Feb
26
Sun
‘Nänie’ and ‘Te Deum’ @ Baldwin Auditorium
Feb 26 @ 4:00 pm

The Choral Society of Durham, Duke Chorale and Durham Medical Orchestra tackle the works of Brahms and Kodály in one powerful performance that celebrates the work of both composers, who were each inspired by Hungarian folk music.

Feb
28
Tue
Nevermore Film Festival @ The Carolina Theatre
Feb 28 all-day

This is a must for all horror, science fiction, dark fantasy, animation and mystery/suspense lm fans. The juried competition festival at The Carolina Theatre – now in its 18th year – showcases brand-new genre feature and short films from around the world.

Mar
2
Thu
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 2 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

Mar
3
Fri
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 3 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

Mar
4
Sat
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 4 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

Mar
5
Sun
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 5 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

Mar
6
Mon
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 6 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

Mar
7
Tue
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 7 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

Mar
8
Wed
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 8 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.