MONK@100: A Century of Genius


Duke Performances' festival celebrating the life & legacy of NC-native jazz icon Thelonious Monk. October 17 thru 26 at Durham Fruit & Produce. 10 days, all Monk, all the time. Tickets NOW on sale!

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Director’s Note for Duke Performances’ 2017/18 Season


We live in anxious, uncertain times. Across our globe, in our country, our state, and even our city of Durham, there seem to be newly monumental consequences of our decisions, many of which feel beyond our control.

2017/18 Artists in Residence


Each year, Duke Performances partners with a range of campus and community organizations to coordinate over 120 distinct artist residency events.

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