DPAC Information

The Triangle’s Award-Winning Home of Superstar Entertainment


North Carolina has a new live entertainment theater like no other. Specifically designed to present the biggest shows on tour, DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, puts you close to the stage and allows you to experience live performances in an entirely new way.

  • Spectacular Sightlines
  • State of-the-Art Sound
  • 10 Minutes from RDU
  • Easy Freeway Access
  • Convenient Parking

​From Broadway to concerts, comedy to family shows…there’s something for everyone at DPAC. Located in the American Tobacco Historic District next to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park.

DPAC Offers Monthly Tour to General Public


You are invited to join us the first Monday of the month for a special behind the scenes tour of DPAC. Hosted by DPAC staff, our monthly tour begins at 11:00 am and lasts approximately 45 minutes. Highlights include seeing the view of the stage from all levels of the theater, a memorable walk across the Mildred & Dillard Teer Stage, and city views from the BlueCross BlueShield Atrium lobby. Guests will also get a chance to go backstage and see where the stars prepare for show time.

Please call 919.281.0587 to reserve your space. Reservations must be made in advance as space is limited.