Theater Rental

DPAC is the largest and most modern performing arts center between Atlanta and Philadelphia and boasts over 2,700 seats. The atmosphere is contemporary yet comfortable with vibrant red carpets and warm wood accents. Seating is intimate with the furthest seat only 135 feet from the stage.

Reserving Dates

  • Booking priority is given to events presented in-house by DPAC. Event reservation policies.
  • No date is guaranteed or should be considered firm until a signed contract is executed along with payment of all applicable deposits.
  • For events where tickets will be sold to the general public, rental clients must provide proof of a successful track record of presenting events in large theaters or other venues of 2,000 seats or more. In addition, rental clients for ticketed events must demonstrate the commercial viability of their presentation including a marketing plan designed to deliver sales of at least 1,500 tickets.

Interested in more information or to check on dates and pricing?  Click here to begin Rental Application process

Arts Center Info

  • 919.680.2787
  • 919.688.3722
The American Tobacco District
123 Vivian Street
Durham, NC 27701

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