Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

‘Curious’ visually stunning, but lacks novel’s intimacy

English author Mark Haddon’s moving bestseller, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” which chronicles the daunting difficulties faced by a 15-year-old boy somewhere on the autism spectrum, was adapted into an award-winning play. The national touring production now at DPAC faithfully reproduces the dazzling technical aspects of the Broadway version.

Arts & Culture

‘Bright Half Life’ shines at Manbites Dog

Tanya Barfield’s 2015 “Bright Half Life” is a loving but clear-eyed overview of one couple’s history through nonlinear fragments, mimicking the way memories come flashing back. Manbites Dog Theater’s artful production again proves the company’s pre-eminence in staging contemporary plays.

Videos

'Hamilton' coming to DPAC in 2018

Scenes from the original cast of "Hamilton", the Broadway smash musical that is coming to Durham's DPAC in 2018.
'Hamilton' coming to DPAC in 2018 0:53

'Hamilton' coming to DPAC in 2018

These women shattered ceilings, here's their message for you 6:33

These women shattered ceilings, here's their message for you

Backstage with the Grinch 16:19

Backstage with the Grinch

Durham's Mosaic Man transforms home, property with mosaics, artwork 1:44

Durham's Mosaic Man transforms home, property with mosaics, artwork