Next door is the American Tobacco District with dining spots. When it opened, officials expected the facility to draw 80 events a year. Log in to get trip updates and message other travellers. Lobbies are on the small-side, so they do get very crowded. I’m thrilled we have you spoiled Also many restaurants in the area walking distance. Easy access to the Durham Freeway.

They included shows that were really “fringe” presentations without adequate warning about flagrant nudity, group sex, etc. Do note that the more popular ones nearby can be hard to get into before some shows. Previous Next 1 … … Nice facilities, new parking deck. Downtown then had a reputation for crime, shuttered storefronts and empty streets after dark. In its 10 seasons, DPAC has exceeded expectations, drawing nearly 5 million visitors.

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It’s a bit awkward for handicapped access, and not child friendly. We also allow members to drop one of our main season shows so they can add one dpca these returning hits to their plans for the season. We,be done shows and concerts there. Sason will be even better more convenient for out-of-towners when the Aloft hotel they are building right there gets finished!

High marks for the post show survey they sent, though.

The DPAC is the ultimate in venues, whether for a concert or broadway show. Report response as inappropriate Thank you.

Also many restaurants in the area walking distance. Downtown then had a reputation for crime, shuttered storefronts and empty streets after dark. Parking is very easy and tickett by with no shortage of space. It is very easily accessible from the highway and easy to get back onto the highway. I am sorry that we did not do a better job of meeting or even exceeding your expectations. In its 10 seasons, DPAC has exceeded expectations, drawing nearly 5 million visitors. Our website has complete details on these options.


Reviewed 27 December Lovely place to catch a show.

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There are five parking decks all around DPAC and most offer a short minute walk to the theater. Venue is close to restaurants. Can’t wait to go next week to Wicked!

Members do ticekt have first option to at the best seats when we bring back one of our previous hit shows.

Bell, who left office in December, was determined it would be built without taxpayer money. Once a big hit like Wicked has been in the season though, we do not include it again paring most members want to see the biggest new hit shows versus a repeat from two seasons before. The theater is new and the seats comfortable.

Across Mangum Street, yards away, parkinv the county jail, opened in Thanks for taking the time to share this detailed review. DPAC is a nice, new performing arts center. Needless to say we learned to double check our tickets and make sure the usher knew what they were talking about.

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The first couple rows of the Grand Tier are good as well. A downtown renaissance was hardly visible when Bell was first elected mayor in Once there, the setup is very good, with not a bad seat in the house. The entire team at DPAC is committed to being the best and your feedback is the perfect reward. We seasno not ever really market a theme of “there are no bad seats” since each guests view of the stage can be so subjective. There are several restaurants within walking distance, with easy access in and out of the area.


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It took them until intermission- by the disruption of people who came in late- that they figured out that we were actually supposed to be in tucket completely ticoet level. Seating is very comfortable and food and drink is allowed in.

The shows are National Tour quality, and the staff is highly skilled in greeting, directing and making sure you feel welcomed. Thanks again for sharing your thoughts and please keep the feedback coming! They figured out pretty quickly that people would pay paking premium to see shows like “Wicked. Show reviews that mention. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn 0. The City of Durham also has dedicated on-duty officers that routinely patrol the Downtown Durham area and we often see extra patrols when there are events at DPAC.

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Very friendly staff and easy in and out along with parking. Spring for good seats. Keep the feedback coming and please come visit again! Great seating, employees are helpful, and it is beautiful! Thank A TripAdvisor Member. DPAC was thoroughly impressive and very organized! I hope we see you back at DPAC in ! We purposely choose a tixket further back to avoid “obstructed” seats, but our seats still were obstructed.