2539 S. Saunders Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: (919) 863-0091
Fax: (919) 821-4483
2539 S. Saunders Street, Raleigh, NC, US, 27603
- Phone: (919) 863-0091
- Fax: (919) 821-4483
Professional symphony that performs approximately 170 concerts each year with international guest artists appearing frequently. They perform in the Meymandi Concert Hall, a world-class hall that has near-perfect acoustics and an intimate atmosphere.
With the belief that "music has the power to affect the lives of all people," this symphony orchestra regularly presents fine concerts in the areas of classical, chamber, family, and pops music plus offers educational programs.
The Campus Cinema is located in the Witherspoon Student Center on North Carolina State University's main campus and hosts an eclectic mix of movies in order to educate and promote cultural diversity to the campus community. But these films aren't only for students, anybody is welcome to attend for only USD1 more than the student price. The scheduled films include big Hollywood productions as well as foreign and independent films. A new movie is offered every week, check the website for the latest movie lineup.
The Fletcher Opera Theater is located on the east side of the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. With an ability to house 600 people, this theater is popular amongst the art loving section of the city's population and many throng to watch classic operas, dance and theatrical productions here. With an elite atmosphere and fine interiors, the ambiance here is very inviting and one must try to catch a show here during a trip to the city.
Kennedy Theater is located in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh. The theater has a seating capacity of around 170 and has state-of-the-art sound and light systems. This unique, black-box structure hosts the nontraditional performances by groups like the Hot Summer Nights and the Burning Coal Theater.
The Meymandi Concert Hall is a premier facility located on the west side of the Duke Energy Center. Usual home of the North Carolina Symphony, the Concert hall can accommodate up to 1700 people at a time. The classic shoe-box like design, narrow sides, and shallow balconies aids in the creation of acoustical masterpieces. For an experience of a complete concert performance, the Meymandi Concert Hall is not a bad option.
Spanning across 80,000 acres (32,375 hectares), the Memorial Auditorium located in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts is an excellent facility to catch an event. The interior provides as much beauty as the performances that are held here. The Auditorium seats 2277 and provides high-end lighting and sound. The Memorial Auditorium is home to the North Carolina Symphony and the North Carolina Theater. The Auditorium is available for rent and is able to accommodate any event.
This popular Broadway series presents the very best in touring Broadway shows, as well as off-Broadway shows, with performances held in the Memorail Auditorium. Past performances have included Les Miserables, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Annie, Annie Get Your Gun, and Fosse.
The only professional, not-for-profit theatre in North Carolina that specializes in the production of amazing, large-scale, golden classic Broadway musicals.
Located right next to the Raleigh Convention Center, the Red Hat Amphitheater is a city entertainment venue for live, outdoor events. Located in the heart of the city, the venue is easily accessible and hence the most sought after choice for hosting large scale public events. Be it live concerts, festivals or musicals, this venue has staged it all. This 5500 capacity theater also offers an in-house food and beverages service, making it a completely entertaining and memorable experience. Check website for event schedule and booking information.
The Lincoln Theatre is a concert venue in downtown Raleigh. The atmosphere during a concert is energetic. There's ample room since the place is well-laid out with a balcony for better viewing. Several famous bands such as Clutch, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Boysetsfire, Snapcase have entertained audiences here. Well-equipped with state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems, most concerts held here draw large crowds.
This magnificent performing arts facility offers entertainment in five specialized venues. The Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, built in 1932, holds about 2277 and is the grand dame of Carolina theaters. The huge chandeliers, floating staircases and comfy, over-sized seats enhance the experience. The Meymandi Concert Hall is an acoustic titan and home to the North Carolina Symphony. It also plays host to renowned musicians and performers from around the globe. The Fletcher Opera Theater hosts performances by such groups as the Carolina Ballet and The National Opera Company. The Kennedy Theater seats 170 and offers a unique experience found in the venue's nontraditional performances. Finally the Lichtin Plaza is a two-acre (one-hectare) outdoor venue which hosts both public and private events.