Dunn Center for the Performing Arts


Sep
16 Fri

Masters of Soul

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Described as the most entertaining history lesson ever performed, this show of traditional Motown acts now incorporates soul into the mix. Enjoy legends like Gladys Knight, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, Diana Ross, Martha Reeves and James Brown. With a ten-person cast of three male vocalists, three female vocalists and a four-piece band, we can’t imagine a more appropriate group to kick off our tribute to 20 years of live and local. You don’t have to go very far, either. It’s right here in Rocky Mount, at the Dunn! Sponsored by Don's Body Shop.
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Oct
4 Tue

NC Symphony

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
We’re bringing back one of America’s great orchestras. Our tradition of live and local began in 1997 when the NC Symphony performed The Dunn’s very first show. And they’re returning to play themes from the movies. Witness one of the reasons why living in North Carolina is so rewarding as your very own Symphony returns with its 66 talented musicians. You’ll enjoy a special Tuesday evening concert – first ever at The Dunn Center! Sponsored by Taylor Financial Strategies.
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Oct
7 Fri

The Ultimate Eagles Tribute-On the Border

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: June 9, 2016 1:26 PM to October 7, 2016 7:30 PM
Oct
14 Fri

Dailey & Vincent

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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Part of The Dunn’s rich heritage of live and local entertainment is a long line of great bluegrass performances. Among them is Dailey & Vincent, last enjoyed here in 2011. Jamie and Darrin return following the premiere of their first national television series in 2015, which features music, humor and fun. Known as the “Rockstars of Bluegrass,” Dailey & Vincent are hailed as one of America’s most reputable bluegrass bands, having won numerous IBMA and Dove awards. Both of them have entertained alongside Dolly Parton, Vince Gill and Emmylou Harris. Great company for a great bluegrass duo! Sponsored by Don’s Body Shop.
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Oct
29 Sat

Crowder American Prodigal Tour

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
TICKET PRICE: $35.00 / $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
TICKET PRICE Public Onsale: July 22, 2016 9:44 AM to October 29, 2016 11:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Ticket Pricing: Rows A - JJ $35.00 Rows KK - UU $25.00 Handicap seating available call 252-985-5197. Use seating chart tab to purchase tickets. The Dunn Center has a no refund/exchange policy.
$25.00 - $35.00
Nov
18 Fri

Mark Nizer 4D

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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He launches ping pong balls 20 feet up, then juggles them with his mouth. He juggles bowling balls, fiery torches and flying lazers. He plans his tricks during hang gliding excursions. He makes the impossible possible and the improbable probable. He is winner of the International Juggling Championships. He is Mark Nizer and he’s back for the first time since 2010.
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Dec
2 Fri

The Raleigh Ringers

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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Performing on one of the most extensive collections of bells and bell-like instruments of any handbell ensemble on the planet, here’s a versatile group performing the gamut of sacred, secular and popular music. From the first bell to the last chime, welcome back our neighbors from one hour west as they return for an inspiring live and local Christmas show.
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Dec
17 Sat

Nutcracker

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 6:00 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Making 32 incredible seasons that Goldsboro Ballet has produced this classic, they bring it to The Dunn for the first time. Discover a mysterious character who gives a nutcracker to a little girl names Clara and why her naughty brother breaks this beloved gift. Experience the 75 dancers, huge set and music of the great Russian composer Tchaikovsky. - Just in time for Christmas! Sponsored by Eastern North Carolina
Medical Group.
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Jan
20 Fri

Balsam Range

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
They’re named for a cross range in beautiful Haywood Country that connects the Great Smokies to the Blue Ridge. They’re composed of five outstanding acoustic musicians. They’re described as a fresh, unique Southern band. And they’re headed to The Dunn for an infusion of live and local that should perk up even a cold, January evening. From the magnificent North Carolina mountains, it’s Balsam Range!
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Feb
24 Fri

Soul Town

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Peter Peterkin was so incredible in his recreation of Ray Charles last season that you awarded him a standing ovation. Well, he’s back with three other talented dudes in a tribute to soul greats Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Jackie Wilson and The Four Tops. Expect yet another phenomenal live and local performance!
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Mar
18 Sat

Celtic Tenors

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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Once following an impromptu audition, Daryl, James and Matthew signed an unheard of international record deal. With their persona, wit and charm, they create a totally uplifting experience while sensing each other’s voices and coming together as a unit. Welcome back Ireland’s most successful classical crossover group who, by not falling into the traditional stuffy tenor mold, fit nicely into our live and local celebration.
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Apr
7 Fri

Fiddler on the Roof

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
A poor dairyman in Czarist Russia struggles to protect his five daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of chance and growing anti-Semitism. Rich in historical and ethnic detail, this story’s universal theme of tradition cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, and will leave you crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.
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Apr
21 Fri

RAVE ON! The Buddy Holly Experience

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Billy McGuigan is The Buddy Holly interpreter. And this dead-ringer for the legendary rocker is returning The Dunn to continue celebrating 20 years of live and local! His high-energy style will feature such hits as Peggy Sue, That’ll Be the Day and Rave On. Okay folks, fair warning – this is no ordinary tribute show!
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May
11 Thu

Rocky Mount Chamber Singers

ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Show at 7:30 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
When we say live and local, this is it! For our season finale, what better show than a group that actually IS local? (And they’ll be live, too, in case you’re wondering). Composed of people you know, welcome some newly formed local artistry for a concert of great classical music. It’s proof that talent grows richly in Rocky Mount – right here, at The Dunn!
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3400 N. WESLEYAN BLVD
ROCKY MOUNT, NC
UNITED STATES
Dunn Center for the Performing Arts