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Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh/Durham

Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts - Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina
Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts
2 East South Street, Raleigh, NC 27601Map
+1 919 831 6060
Neighborhood: Raleigh, Inside Beltline

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.

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