Donor Gift Provides Free Tickets

Free Tickets to Family Saturday Series

A donation made by Dr. Susan Rosenthal and Dr. Michael Hershfield will allow hundreds of area families to see Carolina Theatre Family Saturday Series shows for free.

Continuing a nearly century-long tradition of presenting the best performing arts and film to all residents of the Triangle, the Carolina Theatre of Durham will launch its

22nd North Carolina Gay + Lesbian Film Fest Starts Thursday

A preview of the 2017 North Carolina Gay + Lesbian Film Festival, happening Aug. 10-13 in Downtown Durham.

One of the nation’s most respected festivals for LGBTQ cinema for more than two decades, the North Carolina Gay + Lesbian Film Festival (NCGLFF) returns

Local Businesses Help Carolina Theatre Stage 90th Anniversary Party

The Carolina Theatre of Durham will host its 90th Anniversary party thanks to donations from local businesses.

The Carolina Theatre turned 90 years-old on Tuesday (February 2)!  Our majestic downtown Durham venue is celebrating its landmark anniversary with a year-long slate of special events, including a 90th Anniversary Party this Saturday, February 6 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Nevermore Returns To Durham

The 17th Annual Nevermore Film Festival returns to the Carolina of Durham Feb. 12-14.

The Nevermore Film Festival returns to the Carolina Theatre of Durham Friday, February 12 through Sunday, February 14 to deliver its 17th year of horror, science fiction, mystery, thriller, animation and action-adventure films. Since 1999, more than 500 features and shorts have screened at the festival.      

Carolina Theatre Announces Incredible 90th Anniversary Events

Kristin Chenoweth Carolina Theatre

The Carolina Theatre of Durham announced a full slate of events to help celebrate its 90th Anniversary.

The Carolina Theatre will celebrate its 90th year in the heart of Downtown Durham in 2016 with a year-long celebration filled with spectacular live events, interesting special programs and exciting new partnerships.

The last remaining of the original downtown theatres, the Carolina Theatre opened on Feb. 2, 1926 as the Durham Auditorium. Nine decades later, the city-owned historic concert and performing arts venue has become a community treasure and one of its most beloved institutions.


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