Broadway Returns to the Durham Stage

DURHAM, N.C. — The Durham Performing Arts Center has announced new dates for each of the 11 rescheduled and new hit Broadway shows set to take the stage as part of the Truist Broadway at DPAC series.  DPAC, along with Broadway tour producers, agents and the booking team at Nederlander’s New York offices, have been working non-stop to bring Broadway’s biggest national tours back to the Durham stage.

Great Broadway returns this fall with the premieres of Tony Award Winning Musicals, Hadestown and The Band’s Visit, as well as smash hits like Ain’t Too Proud — The Life and Times of the Temptations and one of the greatest plays in history, Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird.

New dates for Broadway’s hit shows from last season:

  • The Band’s Visit: October 5-10, 2021
  • Escape To Margaritaville: November 9-14, 2021
  • My Fair Lady: May 3-8, 2022
  • Jesus Christ Superstar: June 14-19, 2022

Broadway’s biggest new hits:

Tootsie: October 19-24, 2021

  • Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of Temptations: December 7-12, 2021
  • 1776: The Musical: December 28 – January 2, 2022
  • Hadestown:  February 22-27, 2022
  • Oklahoma!: March 29 – April 3, 2022
  • Pretty Woman: The Musical: April 19-24, 2022
  • Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird: August 2-7, 2022

In addition, season seat members will have the opportunity to add Hamilton to their season package before the start of public sales. Hamilton will be on stage at DPAC May 17 – June 5, 2022.

“This upcoming season is undeniably our biggest yet,” said Rachel Traversari, DPAC’s Senior Director of Marketing.  “Each production represents the best of Broadway, and we cannot wait for guests to experience the unforgettable stories portrayed within each of these critically acclaimed shows.”

DPAC’s Safety First Commitment

As DPAC looks forward to reopening, the health and safety of the community is our highest priority. 

Our DPAC Safety First Commitment was designed to enhance safety and minimize risk for our Guests, Staff, Vendors, and Visiting Shows that we host.  From a commitment to clean to a contactless entry experience, DPAC is doing a lot of little things that will make a big difference. 

DPAC is also proud to be a Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accredited facility, indicating that we have implemented the most stringent protocols for cleaning, disinfection and infectious disease prevention in our center. 

More information about DPAC’s Safety First Commitment can be found at

Additionally, DPAC’s Buyer’s Assurance Program will provide season seat members with increased confidence and financial security for upcoming Broadway events.  More information can be found at

Truist Broadway Season Seat Packages are Available Now

Season seat packages are on sale now and start as low as $21 a month on a 12-month payment plan. For more information or to purchase:

Note: Our Apologies as our Ticket Center is currently closed for walk-in assistance and sales.

Tickets to each of the individual shows that are part of Truist Broadway at DPAC go on sale later this year.  

About DPAC:
Since its opening in 2008, DPAC (Durham Performing Arts Center) has become the center for live entertainment in North Carolina. Recognized for its contemporary design, DPAC features 2,704 seats, intimate sightlines and state-of-the-art sound and video. Ranked annually among the top-five theaters in America by three leading national magazines that cover live entertainment events and venues, DPAC attracts over 500,000 guests per year. 

With a mission of presenting one-of-a-kind live entertainment events, DPAC truly has “something for everyone,” hosting more than 200 performances a year, including spectacular touring Broadway productions, high-profile concert and comedy events, family shows and the heralded American Dance Festival. Owned by the City of Durham and operated under the direction of Nederlander and Professional Facilities Management (PFM), since 2011 DPAC has been listed as the #1 performing arts organization in the region by the Triangle Business Journal.

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