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Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
+1 919-996-8700
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Beautiful venue, but trouble hearing

My family and I visited the venue on May 29 and watched Matilda.We were almost late for the show... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gina S
Great Venue!

Saw Jesus Christ SuperStar here. The theater is 1st class! Very friendly & accomdating staff... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
David G
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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 the care of our highly trained, dedicated staff.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
+1 919-996-8700
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Saw Jesus Christ SuperStar here. The theater is 1st class! Very friendly & accomdating staff, acoustics are excellent, just a wonderful venue Show was good, not overwhelming, couple of good voices & interesting staging.

Thank David G
Reviewed 16 April 2017

My brother and his girlfriend treated me to a birthday outing to the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for Performing Arts. What a great evening. We went to see Jesus Christ Superstar, which was fabulous!!! The theater was beautiful. It was my...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

The bathrooms was very clean. The people that was working there was very nice and very helpful even when i was walking around staff would ask me do i need help finding anything.

Thank chansestrickland
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I went to see a ballet a week ago. Great place to easily get to. If you are crossing the street to get to Duke Energy there is always a friendly person directing traffic so pedestrians can safely cross. When entering, the staff immediately scans...More

Thank luv4raleigh
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing performances by Sally Struthers and Carter Calvert. Sally played the audience like a violin, engaging with banter at times not part of the script. Carter was superb as Patsy Cline, singing about 20 songs incorporating Patsy's timbre in her voice. The theater provided an...More

Thank beachcomber1947
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

This is a review of MAMANDI - not the Symphony per se. The facilities are overall very nice. Strangely the bathrooms are quite under-stocked for a public venue. Drinks and snacks were available before the show and at intermission. I was surprised that drinks were...More

Thank 150hotelnightsayear
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I had the opportunities to see Shen Yun 2 years in a row and I am going again this year since their performances are different every year. AMAZING. Spectacular costumes, fantastic music, incredible dancers, an evening you will never forget and one that you will...More

Thank Savytrotter
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

DECP is a beautiful concert center. I highly recommend it for any event they host. I've been there on many occasions, most recently to hear the Raleigh Ringers handbell concert before Christmas. The concert was great as usual. Wine is sold by the glass and...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The Duke center is a very easy to access venue. Parking directly across the street. Shuttle for those with difficulty walking. Small enough to see well from any location. I highly recommend the theater and Music hall venues at this location.

Thank donaldf492
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