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Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

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A Night With Janis Joplin

In a word- amazing. The production and music far exceeded my expectations. Seeing and hearing the... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
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Great venue!

We love to see shows in downtown Raleigh. This is a beautiful theater and we have never had a bad... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
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Experience the most elegant, immersive suite of live-performance venues in the Southeast. Indulge your love of theater, opera, ballet and other live entertainments, in performance halls and centers designed around each unique art-and always under...more
2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
+1 919-996-8700
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

In a word- amazing. The production and music far exceeded my expectations. Seeing and hearing the actor's songs of Bessie Smith, Nina Simone, Etta James and Aretha was phenomenal. Hearing Janis talk about those influences and hearing her music was truly reliving my younger days....More

Thank Panatic
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We love to see shows in downtown Raleigh. This is a beautiful theater and we have never had a bad seat. Usher are friendly and helpful. We always park in the garage adjacent to the theater. The walk is short but there are golf cart...More

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This was a fantastic arena for music. Every seat was a “good seat”! I would definitely encourage everyone to go hear a concert here. I will return, the first chance I get!

Thank terrip505
Reviewed 20 January 2018

We saw the NC Symphony play the music of the Rolling Stones last night in Meymandi Hall (part of the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts). Meymandi Hall is a great place to hear music. The acoustics are fantastic and there is not a...More

1  Thank LonestarSpartan
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This was my first visit here and we listened to a concert by the Raleigh Ringers - an AMAZING hand bell ensemble!! The show was fabulous and the venue was beautiful, comfortable, and the acoustics were awesome! I hope to visit again!

1  Thank Pam J
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Glorious entrance columns teach toward the sky. On beautiful grounds with easy access. Worth a visit or just a walk to enjoy the surroundings.

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This was our first time here and we were very pleased. We had excellent seats for Boz Scaggs and he put on an amazing show. The venue had great acoustics, great seating, great lighting, everything was great. We stood in line prior to the show...More

1  Thank iriskitty
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Attended a concert at this venue with a friend. This was not my first concert here and I can say that each time I have visited this venue, I have had a fantastic time. Venue is nice and comfortable inside and parling is plentigul and...More

2  Thank DRODD1
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This was a show put on by local talent and they did a fantastic job two thumbs up. The Theatere is beautiful and very accessible from the downtown hotels within walking distance.

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 1 July 2017

My family and I visited the venue on May 29 and watched Matilda.We were almost late for the show because I didn't consider how busy it would be near the venue and how long it would take to park. There was a lot of congestion...More

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