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Festivals/Events

AMERICAN DANCE FESTIVAL

Durham Performing Arts Center, Reynolds Industries Theater, N.C. Museum of Art. Through July 28. americandancefestival.org

Theater/Dance

CAROLINA THEATRE

309 W. Morgan St. June 21: The Moth: Between Worlds. Aug. 10: Kathy Grifffin. 919-560-3030, carolinatheatre.org

COMMON GROUND THEATRE

4815-B Hillsborough Road. June 23: “The Ron and Rhonda Variety Show,” The Wholesome Twins. June 30: “Psychedelic Dreamsicle Majicle Mystery Tour,” Zen Fried Improv. 919-698-3870, www.cgtheatre.com

DUKE UNIVERSITY

All shows in Reynolds Industries Theater unless otherwise noted. American Dance Festival: June 20-21: Keigwin + Company. June 26-28: Kyle Abraham/Abraham.In.Motion. July 1-3: Monica Bill Barnes & Company. July 10-12: Ragamala Dance. July 16-18: Brian Brooks Moving Company. July 23-25: Footprints. July 27-28: HU/ADF MFA Performances. americandancefestival.org

DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

123 Vivian St. June 22-23: Scottish Dance Theatre. June 29-30: Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. dpacnc.org

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MANBITES DOG

703 Foster St. June 20-24: “1*9*5*6 Degrees of Separation,” Killian Manning. 682-3343, manbitesdogtheater.org

Music

AMERICAN TOBACCO CAMPUS

318 Blackwell St. Music on the Lawn Series. June 22: Lizzy Ross Band. July 4: John Brown and the Groove Shop Band. July 13: ADF Dance on the Lawn. July 27: Justin Robinson & The Mary Annettes. Aug. 10: John Howie Jr. and the Rosewood Bluff. Aug. 17: Bill and Libby Hicks. Aug. 24: The Old Ceremony. Aug. 31: Charanga Carolina. Sept. 7: The Red Clay Ramblers. americantobaccocampus.com

BLUE NOTE GRILL

4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. June 23-24: West Coast Blues Camp. 919-401-1979, thebluenotegrill.com

BRIGHTLEAF SQUARE

Main and Gregson Streets. Summer Concert Series. June 22: “smile” The Band. June 29: Crossover Drive. July 6: Risse Band. July 13: Essential Elements. July 20:Lockdown Blues Band. July 27: Sayer McShane. Aug. 3: The Ginger Thompson Band. Aug. 10: Shine. Aug. 17: Little Windows. Aug. 24: Crush. Aug. 31: Johnny White & The Elite. Sept. 7: Johnny Folsom Four. Sept. 14: Bull City Syndicate. bhistoricbrightleaf.com

THE BROAD STREET CAFE

1116 Broad St. June 20: Acoustic Grounds, Leopold. June 21: Rus Hames, Spaceship Days, National Hotel Sound System. June 22: Matthew Conklin, Katie Basden. June 23: Hair by Kevin, The Barefoot Movement. June 24: Sawyer-Goldberg Band. June 27: Open Mic. June 28: T.A. James CD Release Party, Gulley. June 29: 15-50-01, The Penny Black. June 30: Jessica Smucker, Something Acoustic, July 1: Straight Up Jazz Band. July 5: The Figure 8s, Flimsy. July 6: Michael Daughtry, Driftwood Miracle. July 7: Hearts of Knotty Pine, Stomp Status. July 8: Rick Keena Trio. July 13: Boys from Carolina Bluegrass Band. July 14: Laura Thurston, Wildwood Flyers. July 15: The JazzTones. July 22: Scott Emmerman/Lou Sawyer Band. 919-416-9707, thebroadstreetcafe.com

CAROLINA THEATRE

309 W. Morgan St. Aug. 7: Brandi Carlisle. Sept. 15: John Tesh Big Band. Oct. 12: Clannad. 919-560-3030, carolinatheatre.org

CASBAH

1007 W. Main St. June 20: Breaking Laces, Matt Phillips, Coastal Vision. June 21: The Weeks, Kingston Springs, Asherel. June 22: Sea Cow. June 22: Des Ark, Humble Tripe, Justin Robinson. June 23: Beautiful Small Machines, Jessice Long & the New King, Hannah Thomas. June 26: Professor Diablo’s True Revue. June 27: Twilighter, Lud, Lake & Hennepin. June 28: Attack of the Fire Glamazons. June 29: The Spacemen, The Evil Tenors, Jphono1. June 30: 5 Pillars Dance Party. June 5: Randy Dean Whitt, The Marcos Lighting, Adam Klein. July 6: White Cascade, The Fire Tapes, The Fooligans. July 7: Shawn Mullins. 919-687-6969, casbahdurham.com

DUKE GARDENS

420 Anderson St. Ciompi Quartet Presents: July 10, Aug. 14: Ciompi Quartet and guests. Music in the Gardens Series. June 13: The Old Ceremony. June 21: Dex Romweber and the New Romans. June 27: Bombadil. July 11: Mandolin Orange. July 18: Midtown Dickens. July 25: Megafaun. 684-4444, dukeperformances.duke.edu

DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

123 Vivian St. June 24: Vince Gill. dpacnc.org

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL

723 Rigsbee Ave. June 13: Deals, Americans in France, Gyraffes. June 14: Now You See Them, Vertigo Jazz Project. June 15: Admirals, From Russia With Love. June 16: PUSH Fetish Party IV. June 17: Swift Technique. June 17: Man Man. June 19: Driver Friendly, Bel Esprit. June 20: New Rope String Band. June 24: Still Flyin, Marshall Railroad June 26: The Lusitania, Sun Hotel. June 27: Brice Randall Bickford, Sara Morris, Laurie Desch. June 29: Death to False Hope Fest II. July 17: Find Vienna. July 18: Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk, Nuclear Honey. 919-9901-0875, motorcomusic.com

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE

5410-Y N.C. 55. All weekend shows at 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays: Party Gras Jazz Nights with Brevan Hampden, Al Strong and Mark Wells. Wednesdays: Open Mic with Brett Chambers & the Usual Suspects. June 9: Mat Hill & The Deep Fried Trio.June 15: Adrian Duke. June 16: Eric E Train Manning & The Rusted Rails. June 22: Mel Melton & The Wicked Mojos with Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen. June 23: JP Soars & The Red Hots. June 29: Pat “Mother Blues” Cohen. June 30: Delta Moon. 919-361-2222, papamojosroadhouse.com

THE PINHOOK

117 W. Main St. June 13: Viva la Venus, Jamie Anderson. June 15: Lila, The Bronzed Chorus. June 16: Big Freedia and the Divas. June 18: Triangle Folk Jam. June 20: The Driftwood Singers, Curtis Eller. June 21: Prisms, The Boxing Lesson, Fan Modine. June 22: Totes Codes Dance Party. June 23: Schooner, Motor Skills. July 2: Triangle Folk Jam. 919-667-1100, thepinhook.com

Openings/Receptions

DURHAM ART GUILD

120 Morris St.June 15: Opening reception for Catherine and Neil Palomba, Derrick Bryant, Andrew Fullwood and Linda Chateau. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sow runs through July 8. durhamartguild.org

OUTSIDERS ART & COLLECTIBLES

718-C Iredell St. June 14: Opening reception for “If You Can’t Stand the Heat, Get Out of the Skillet,” encaustic skillets by Libby Lynn. 5:30-8 p.m. Show runs through July. 451-3231,

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