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Mon, June 10

SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical Announces DPAC Premiere February 25 - March 1, 2020

DPAC is proud to announce the upcoming North American Tour of SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical will premiere in the Triangle for eight great shows beginning February 25th through March 1st, 2020, as part of WRAL’s Greatest Hits of Broadway.  

Tickets start at $30 (+ taxes & ticket fees) and go on sale Friday, June 21 at 10:00 AM:

  • Online at
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina - Ticket Center at DPAC: 919.680.2787,
    123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC

For more information and complete details on additional tour stops, please visit

“We cannot wait to have Broadway’s ultimate disco dance party on the DPAC stage this February,” said Rachel Traversari, Senior Director of Marketing at DPAC.  “SUMMER is a one-of-a-kind, electric show, that will have our guests singing and dancing all night long.”

ABOUT SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical

She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But what the world didn’t know was how Donna Summer risked it all to break through barriers, becoming the icon of an era and the inspiration for every music diva who followed.  With a score featuring more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits including “Love to Love You Baby,” “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff,” this electric experience is a moving tribute to the voice of a generation.

SUMMER features a book by Colman Domingo, Robert Cary and Des McAnuff, with songs by Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder, Paul Jabara and others and is directed by Des McAnuff and choreographed by Sergio Trujillo, with music supervised by Ron Melrose and scenic design by Robert Brill, costumes by Paul Tazewell, lighting by Howell Binkley, sound by Gareth Owen and projections by Sean Nieuwenhuis. This tour is produced by produced by the Dodgers and Tommy Mottola.

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 “The audience craves it with an intensity I don’t recall ever seeing before.”
- Chicago Tribune

“Don’t miss it. A vibrant and sparkling homage to the queen of disco. It’s the perfect place to dance to your favorite disco hits by the diva!”
- Vogue

“Pure bliss. An ebullient era in music! It gives the trailblazing songstress her rightful place in pop culture.”
- The Hollywood Reporter