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Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation
Lisa Immordino Vreeland, 2020
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Carolina Theatre Holds ‘Back to the Theatre’ Event on May 26
DURHAM, NC – (March 29, 2021) – The Carolina Theatre of Durham welcomes everyone “Back To The Theatre!” Though, not quite yet… Since January 1, 2021, the historic venue has been temporarily closed due to the ongoing pandemic. The Board of Trustees of Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. and president & CEO, Randy McKay are […]
Carolina Theatre Holds Blood Drive with the American Red Cross
DURHAM, NC – (March 18, 2021) – The Carolina Theatre of Durham is taking donations to a whole new level. On April 1, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., the American Red Cross will be holding a blood drive in the Connie Moses Ballroom inside the theatre. All donations will be tested for COVID-19 antibodies […]
Virtual Cinema Returns to The Carolina Theatre of Durham
The Carolina Theatre is offering virtual cinema again so you can enjoy films at home and support the nonprofit that manages downtown Durham’s historic showplace. Starting Wednesday, March 17 fans can view a variety of films from home through the venue’s website and help raise funds for the Carolina Theatre. Ticket prices vary per film. […]
The Nevermore Lineup is Here!
Lineup Announced For 22nd Annual Nevermore Film Festival (Feb. 26-Mar. 4); Tickets on Sale Now DURHAM, NC (January 25, 2021) — Celebrating 22 years of scaring, thrilling and entertaining audiences in North Carolina, the Nevermore Film Festival will be held online only from Friday, February 26 through Thursday, March 4. Produced by Carolina Theatre of […]
Carolina Theatre Board Names Randy McKay President & CEO
DURHAM, NC (December 29, 2020) — Today, the Board of Trustees of Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. announced experienced arts executive Randy McKay as the new president & CEO of the nonprofit organization that manages the city-owned historic venue. McKay brings a career filled with experience saving and stewarding historic theaters with him to Durham. […]
Nevermore Film Festival Will Be Held Online Only in 2021
Volunteers To Make 22nd Annual Nevermore Film Fest Happen Feb. 26-Mar. 4 DURHAM, NC (December 10, 2020) — Determined to deliver a torrent of terrifying films for the 22nd consecutive year, the Nevermore Film Festival will be held online only February 26 to March 4, 2021, Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. announced today. Even though […]
Support the Carolina Theatre’s End of Year Campaign!
As 2020 draws to its close, Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc., the nonprofit that operates the city-owned venue, has launched its annual campaign for support. Below is a letter from the board chair requesting contributions prior to January 1. Dear Supporter, The Carolina Theatre is one of the cultural jewels of North Carolina. Since the […]
Carolina Theatre of Durham To Close Through June 30, 2021
DURHAM, NC — (November 25, 2020) — The Carolina Theatre of Durham will temporarily close to the public from January 1 through June 30, 2021, the remainder of its fiscal year, due to the ongoing pandemic, the Board of Trustees of Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. announced today. Moving forward, the board will evaluate and […]