Duke Performances
a remarkable lineup of family-friendly Americana

2019 Music in the gardens


Duke Performances presents Music in the Gardens: a family-friendly summer series showcasing prominent & emerging performers in the Sarah P. Duke Gardens on select Wednesdays in June & July. Lawn chairs, blankets & picnics are encouraged. Lawn opens at 6:15 PM and concerts start at 7 PM. Tickets now on sale!

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$25 Tickets at Duke Performances


With the announcement of the 2018/19 season, Duke Performances is making an unprecedented move by introducing a new $25 ticket price for the vast majority of shows.

2018/2019 Artists in Residence


Each year, Duke Performances partners with a range of campus and community organizations to coordinate over 100 distinct artist residency events.

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