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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

September 2018

Jason Moran & the Bandwagon

Thursday, September 13 at 7:00 pm
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One event on September 13, 2018 at 9:00pm

Publicity photo of Jason Moran

Jazz superstar Jason Moran and his exceptional trio The Bandwagon—bassist Tarus Mateen and drummer Nasheet Waits—play one of the most intimate and elegant spaces they’ll appear in all year, a testament to Duke Performances’ longtime partnership with Moran.

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Jason Moran & the Bandwagon

Thursday, September 13 at 9:00 pm
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One event on September 13, 2018 at 9:00pm

Publicity photo of Jason Moran

Jazz superstar Jason Moran and his exceptional trio The Bandwagon—bassist Tarus Mateen and drummer Nasheet Waits—play one of the most intimate and elegant spaces they’ll appear in all year, a testament to Duke Performances’ longtime partnership with Moran.

Find out more »

October 2018

Amir ElSaffar + Hamid Al-Saadi—”Building Bridges: Muslims In America”

Thursday, October 4 at 8:00 pm
Publicity photo of Amir ElSaffar playing trumpet

Amir ElSaffar, one of the United States’ most inventive jazz musicians, is also an ardent devotee of Iraqi maqam, a centuries-old musical repertoire built on yearning melismatic melodies, shimmering microtonal modes, and entrancing cyclical rhythms; he is joined by one of the last living masters of Baghdadi maqam, Hamid Al-Saadi.

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Brian Harnetty: “Shawnee, Ohio”

Friday, October 26 at 8:00 pm
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One event on October 27, 2018 at 8:00pm

Brian Harnetty publicity photo

Brian Harnetty mines Appalachia’s past with a singular aim: to salvage stories from one of the country’s most neglected regions and make them resonate, shaping archival tales of hardscrabble existence in his ancestral home of Shawnee, Ohio into a poignant living portrait, co-commissioned by Duke Performances and performed by a top-tier ensemble of the region’s folk and classical musicians.

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Brian Harnetty: “Shawnee, Ohio”

Saturday, October 27 at 8:00 pm
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One event on October 27, 2018 at 8:00pm

Brian Harnetty publicity photo

Brian Harnetty mines Appalachia’s past with a singular aim: to salvage stories from one of the country’s most neglected regions and make them resonate, shaping archival tales of hardscrabble existence in his ancestral home of Shawnee, Ohio into a poignant living portrait, co-commissioned by Duke Performances and performed by a top-tier ensemble of the region’s folk and classical musicians.

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February 2019

Stew & The Negro Problem: “Notes of a Native Song”

February 14, 2019 at 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until February 16, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

Publicity photo of Stew

Tony Award-winning playwright and singer Stew and his mighty band The Negro Problem bring their new musical, Notes of a Native Song — a rapturous mix of rock, jazz, and soul named for James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son — to the von der Heyden Studio Theater as part of Duke Performances’ 2018/2019 season.

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Stew & The Negro Problem: “Notes of a Native Song”

February 15, 2019 at 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until February 16, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

Publicity photo of Stew

Tony Award-winning playwright and singer Stew and his mighty band The Negro Problem bring their new musical, Notes of a Native Song — a rapturous mix of rock, jazz, and soul named for James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son — to the von der Heyden Studio Theater as part of Duke Performances’ 2018/2019 season.

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Stew & The Negro Problem: “Notes of a Native Song”

February 16, 2019 at 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00pm, repeating until February 16, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

Publicity photo of Stew

Tony Award-winning playwright and singer Stew and his mighty band The Negro Problem bring their new musical, Notes of a Native Song — a rapturous mix of rock, jazz, and soul named for James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son — to the von der Heyden Studio Theater as part of Duke Performances’ 2018/2019 season.

Find out more »

Stew & The Negro Problem: “Notes of a Native Song”

February 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until February 16, 2019

One event on February 17, 2019 at 7:00pm

Publicity photo of Stew

Tony Award-winning playwright and singer Stew and his mighty band The Negro Problem bring their new musical, Notes of a Native Song — a rapturous mix of rock, jazz, and soul named for James Baldwin’s Notes of a Native Son — to the von der Heyden Studio Theater as part of Duke Performances’ 2018/2019 season.

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