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February 2019

MINDING THE GAP – Full Frame Road Show Winter Series

February 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:10 pm
The Carolina Theatre of Durham, 309 W Morgan St.
Durham, 27701 United States
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Free

How far can nostalgia for childhood carry us into our futures? With equal fluidity and command, filmmaker Bing Liu trails skateboarders through the streets of Rockford, Illinois, with the ease and speed of one who can only be skating too. Peppered with home video he shot of his friends’ skateboarding antics over more than a decade, Minding the Gap is a fearless, introspective saga of the journey from youth to adulthood. For Liu and his friends Zack and Keire, their…

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March 2019

SATURDAY FAMILY SERIES PRESENTS AKEELAH AND THE BEE

March 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Carolina Theatre of Durham, 309 W Morgan St.
Durham, 27701 United States
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$5

Akeelah and the Bee is a film about overcoming obstacles despite difficult challenges along the way. It portrays African Americans in a manner that is beyond stereotypes; Released in the United States on April 28, 2006, Akeelah and the Bee was positively received by critics and audiences. Written and directed by Doug Atchison, it tells the story of Akeelah Anderson (Keke Palmer), an 11-year-old girl who participates in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, her mother (Angela Bassett, her schoolmates, and…

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May 2019

International Jazz Festival

May 11 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Durty Bull Brewing Company, 206 Broadway Street
Durham, 27701
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Brand Africa Group, Durty Bull Brewery Company and UNBOUND presents INAUGURAL DURHAM INTERNATIONAL JAZZ A Celebration of Music and Community featuring: Alphonse(Congo Brazzaville), Kongo and Jazz Fusion Musician.Tony Williamson(US), An internationally renowned mandolin player. Diali Cissokho(Senegal), Acclaimed Kora master MC: DJ 3Ace All these performing artists and other community artists are bringing the musical heritage of their native lands to deliver a powerful message of unity & community. This event is free; however attendees are encouraged to support the local…

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June 2019

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June 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 6, 2019

The Durham Fruit, 305 S Dillard St
Durham, NC 27702 United States
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$10 – $20

Bulldog Ensemble Theater presents James Ijames' raucous comedy about art and identity - with a shocking twist ending!

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The Blk Tea 2019

June 8 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Golden Belt Campus, 800 Taylor St
Durham, 27701
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The Blk Agency will be hosting the Second Annual “Blk Tea”!! This event is combining the aesthetics of the Kentucky Derby and the Polo Classic with a “For the Culture” twist to make the Black Tea the premiere outdoor party for black folk. This is the hottest party of the summer where you get to dress to impress, enjoy your friends, drinks, music & more! If you missed it last year, you don’t want to make that mistake again! Location:…

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June 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until June 8, 2019

The Durham Fruit, 305 S Dillard St
Durham, NC 27702 United States
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$10 – $20

Bulldog Ensemble Theater presents James Ijames' raucous comedy about art and identity - with a shocking twist ending!

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June 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until June 9, 2019

The Durham Fruit, 305 S Dillard St
Durham, NC 27702 United States
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$10 – $20

Bulldog Ensemble Theater presents James Ijames' raucous comedy about art and identity - with a shocking twist ending!

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NC Juneteenth Celebration

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham, NC 27701 United States + Google Map

A fun filled, educational and uplifting event, with entertainment throughout day featuring national recording artists & local performers, food & merchandise vendors, health fair, kids zone, exhibitors & more!   E. Main Street bet. Roxboro & Dilliard Streets 330 E Main St, Durham, NC 27701

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Vonnie Quest Artist in Residence

June 22 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until July 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until July 3, 2019

American Tobacco Campus, 300 Blackwell
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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While in residence, Vonnie plans to continue work on his project "Mae in the Midst of a Summer," which recounts the unsolved murder of his maternal grandmother, Mae Ethel Turner, killed in 1996. Through an interactive zine, experimental film, and collaged works, combining photographs from childhood with present-day images, Vonnie seeks to imagine his grandmother's would-be-existence in the present. Using two familial leather photo albums, Vonnie will also explore the role of the album in creating memory and meaning in…

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THE CONJURE DANCE PARTY – JUNE EDITION

June 22 @ 10:00 pm - 1:45 am
The Pinhook, 117 W Main
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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$7

We’ve been celebrating the magic of black femmes, black trans folks, black bois, and black joy for 2 years now! And we are having dance party on 6.22.19 featuring SUNNY, CHAE BUTTAH, DIRTY DEITY, FEMITHEFEMME, & GEMYNII. Music selections will pulled from house, afrobeat, trap, and whatever else feels good! (No requests) 21+ Vendors will be in the house $7 entry - #payblackfemmes https://www.facebook.com/events/648260875637525/

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