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Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

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Raleigh Memorial Auditorium is part of the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts complex.

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

Upcoming Highlights

  • R5 & Jacob Whitesides

    Jul 11, 2015

  • Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

    Opens Jul 21

  • Dirty Dancing

    Opens Sep 08

  • Ragtime

    Opens Jan 12, 2016

  • Mary Poppins

    Opens Jul 26, 2016

R5 & Jacob Whitesides

July 11, 2015

American pop rockers R5 have a sound that evokes Summer days and crazy, party-filled nights. The band comprises of four siblings and a close friend, with every member sporting an R in their initials. Their perky bubblegum pop-rock first hit the airwaves in 2010 and the band has been going from strength to strength ever since, with their second studio album Sometime Last Night due for release this July.

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

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July 21-26, 2015

This specially licensed local production is a biopic of one of the most iconic figures in the history of rock'n'roll. Despite only hitting the big time one and a half years before he died, Holly racked up a considerable catalogue of chart-topping hits, Peggy Sue, Everyday and That'll be the Day, all of which are featured in this irresistible, hip-shaking musical.

Dirty Dancing

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September 8-13, 2015

Dirty Dancing treats you to an unprecedented live experience, exploding with achingly cool music, romance, and above all, sensational dancing. This touring production hews closely to the movie, packing in all its anthemic songs and cheesy one-liners with aplomb. It delivers everything the audiences can hope for - lots of sexy dancing and plenty of rock 'n' roll!


January 12-17, 2016

Ragtime weaves together the stories of three seperate families in the early 1900s to create a profound portrait of the American experience. Its original 1998 Broadway production garnered 13 Tony nominations and won four, including Best Book and Score.

Mary Poppins

July 26-31, 2016

Based on Disney's Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious-ly classic family movie, celebrates its 50th anniversary this year! Mary Poppins is flying into town with the help her trusty parrot umbrella, to turn the lives of the staid Banks family upside down. This timeless tale of love and family is more popular than ever!

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Feb 9-14, 2016

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