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von der Heyden Studio Theater at the Rubenstein Arts Center

2020 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705
2020 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27705
(919) 660-1700 artscenter.duke.edu

January 2020

MonuMEnts: Stefanie Batten Bland Movement Intensive Public Showing

Sunday, January 26 at 5:00 pm

This free public showing is the culmination of a two-weekend intensive led by choreographic artist Stefanie Batten Bland. Together, Duke student and Durham dancers develop and interrogate the definition of monuments literally, musically, figuratively, and physically through dance theater methods.

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From Myth to Man: Martin Luther King, An Interpretation

Thursday, January 30 at 8:00 pm
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One event on January 31, 2020 at 8:00 pm

This compelling one-man play by Duke staff member Ira Knight transforms the American civil rights and international human rights leader from mythical icon to authentic human being.

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From Myth to Man: Martin Luther King, An Interpretation

Friday, January 31 at 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on January 31, 2020 at 8:00 pm

This compelling one-man play by Duke staff member Ira Knight transforms the American civil rights and international human rights leader from mythical icon to authentic human being.

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February 2020

American Ballet Theatre Studio Company with Stefanie Batten Bland

Saturday, February 15 at 6:00 pm
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One event on February 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Contemporary dance-theater choreographer Stefanie Batten Bland returns to the Rubenstein Arts Center’s airy “Dance Cube” to continue developing her commissioned work with the brilliant young dancers-in-training of American Ballet Theatre’s Studio Company.

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American Ballet Theatre Studio Company with Stefanie Batten Bland

Saturday, February 15 at 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Contemporary dance-theater choreographer Stefanie Batten Bland returns to the Rubenstein Arts Center’s airy “Dance Cube” to continue developing her commissioned work with the brilliant young dancers-in-training of American Ballet Theatre’s Studio Company.

Find out more »

American Ballet Theatre Studio Company with Stefanie Batten Bland

Sunday, February 16 at 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Contemporary dance-theater choreographer Stefanie Batten Bland returns to the Rubenstein Arts Center’s airy “Dance Cube” to continue developing her commissioned work with the brilliant young dancers-in-training of American Ballet Theatre’s Studio Company.

Find out more »

American Ballet Theatre Studio Company with Stefanie Batten Bland

Sunday, February 16 at 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 15, 2020 at 8:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 3:00 pm

One event on February 16, 2020 at 5:00 pm

Contemporary dance-theater choreographer Stefanie Batten Bland returns to the Rubenstein Arts Center’s airy “Dance Cube” to continue developing her commissioned work with the brilliant young dancers-in-training of American Ballet Theatre’s Studio Company.

Find out more »

March 2020

Leyla McCalla: Breaking the Thermometer to Hide the Fever—World Premiere

Wednesday, March 4 at 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until March 6, 2020

A multidisciplinary work, commissioned by Duke Performances from Haitian-American musician Leyla McCalla and director Kiyoko McCrae, that taps Duke's Radio Haiti Archive to lift up everyday voices of resistance and celebration in late-20th century Haiti.

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Leyla McCalla: Breaking the Thermometer to Hide the Fever—World Premiere

Thursday, March 5 at 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until March 6, 2020

A multidisciplinary work, commissioned by Duke Performances from Haitian-American musician Leyla McCalla and director Kiyoko McCrae, that taps Duke's Radio Haiti Archive to lift up everyday voices of resistance and celebration in late-20th century Haiti.

Find out more »

Leyla McCalla: Breaking the Thermometer to Hide the Fever—World Premiere

Friday, March 6 at 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00 pm, repeating until March 6, 2020

A multidisciplinary work, commissioned by Duke Performances from Haitian-American musician Leyla McCalla and director Kiyoko McCrae, that taps Duke's Radio Haiti Archive to lift up everyday voices of resistance and celebration in late-20th century Haiti.

Find out more »

May 2020

Mary Halvorson: Code Girl

Friday, May 1 at 8:00 pm

One of New York’s most in-demand guitarists, with a style that stretches and transcends more that it sticks to the familiar, presents her first project as lyricist as well as musician. She's joined by an adroit sextet capable of executing her rock-adjacent ideas.

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