Awards & Accolades

5 Years of Great Recognition for DPAC

Since opening 5 years ago, DPAC has become the center for live entertainment in the Triangle. DPAC is proud to be consistently recognized with top national ranking and local awards. More than anything, we owe these accolades to you, our guest, and to the more than 2 million guests who have come through our doors for the wide variety of Broadway, concerts, comedy and family shows. Our success comes through your support, and we thank all who have taken part in great entertainment experiences at DPAC and extended your support annually through Readers’ Choice polls. Here’s to many more seasons of being our guests’ favorite place for live events!

  • Pollstar Magazine - Listed #4 in Attendance in the US (January-December 2013)
  • TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence (2012, 2013)
  • Independent Weekly - "Best of" Winner for Best Live Theater Venue (5th Consecutive Year 2013), Finalist for Best Place to See Comedy (2013)
  • The Herald Sun - Reader's Choice Award for Best Live Entertainment (5th Consecutive Year 2013)
  • Metro Magazine - Standing Ovation for Best Theater (3rd Consecutive Year 2012)
  • Durham Magazine - Best Place for Live Music & Best Place for Live Theater (3rd Consecutive Year 2013)
  • Midtown Magazine - Best Place to See a Show (2014 Diamond Awards)

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Durham, NC 27701

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