Event Calendar

Feb 4 - Feb 7

Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto - Carolina Ballet

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
A male dancer is leaping in the air to the left of two other dancers holding each other in mid pose
Feb 4-7
February 4 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
February 5 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
February 6 - 2:00 PM | Doors 1:00 PM
February 6 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
February 7 - 2:00 PM | Doors 1:00 PM
A male dancer is leaping in the air to the left of two other dancers holding each other in mid pose

The Carolina Ballet will open their 2020-2021 season with the pure elegance of dance in the return of Artistic Director, Zalman Raffael’s, Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto. This program will also feature Agon; a striking George Balanchine classic to the beloved music of Igor Stravinsky, and a world premiere by Robert Weiss set to Mahler’s alluring Songs of a Wayfarer.

Mar 12

An R-Rated Magic Show

Fletcher Opera Theater
Fletcher Opera Theater
A white rabbit sits atop a magician's hat holding a martini glass. To the right of him the title reads "An R-Rated Magic Show" in purple
March 12, 2021 | Friday
8:00 PM | Doors 7:00 PM
A white rabbit sits atop a magician's hat holding a martini glass. To the right of him the title reads "An R-Rated Magic Show" in purple

This is NOT your grandfather's magic show
 This is the show that will have you asking, "How the ****?" and "What the ****?"

Tricks, antics, pranks, stunts, wisecracks, buffoonery - all brought to you by one of the most compelling entertainers of his generation! Side-splitting comedy and mind-blowing magic are brought into the spotlight as comedy magician Grant Freeman brings his unique, raunchy show full of surprises to Raleigh!

**This event has been rescheduled from the October 2 event date. If you have any questions about this new performance date, please contact your original point of purchase, or email us directly at PAC.Info@RaleighNC.gov**

Mar 18 - Mar 21

Vivaldi's Four Seasons - Carolina Ballet

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
Four dancers are on stage as the two up front are knealt on the stage and the two in the background are leaping in the air
Mar 18-21
March 18 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
March 19 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
March 20 - 2:00 PM | Doors 1:00 PM
March 20 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
March 21 - 2:00 PM | Doors 1:00 PM
Four dancers are on stage as the two up front are knealt on the stage and the two in the background are leaping in the air

Returning to the stage in March is Robert Weiss’ revered ballet, Four Seasons. Vivaldi’s renowned piece of music paired with Weiss’ vibrant choreography leaves no doubt as to why this is a Triangle favorite. This program will also feature a new ballet by Weiss.

Mar 30

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
Theresa Caputo stands at the top of the image with the title "Theresa Caputo Live" in blue at the bottom
March 30, 2021 | Tuesday
7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
Theresa Caputo stands at the top of the image with the title "Theresa Caputo Live" in blue at the bottom

Theresa Caputo, star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will share personal stories about her life and explain how her gift works. She will deliver healing messages to audience members and give people comfort knowing that their loved ones who passed are still with them, just in a different way.  Theresa has been a practicing medium for over 20 years. She helps individuals find closure by delivering healing messages.

Apr 9 - Apr 11

LA BOHEME - North Carolina Opera

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
On a pink background, an image of a woman is holding a candle that fades into the bottom of the Eifell Tower. The title "La Boheme" is placed on the right of the image.
Apr 9-11
April 9 - 7:30 PM
April 11 - 2:00 PM
On a pink background, an image of a woman is holding a candle that fades into the bottom of the Eifell Tower. The title "La Boheme" is placed on the right of the image.

We are thrilled to bring back the world’s favorite opera, an irresistible tale of young love in Paris. A chance encounter brings the poet Rodolfo and seamstress Mimì together and they instantly fall in love. It’s like magic, but will their love survive when real life intervenes? Italian soprano Lucia Cesaroni debuts as Mimì with NCO favorite Keitaro Harada (Carmen and Pagliacci) conducting. 

Apr 22 - Apr 25

Cinderella - Carolina Ballet

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
A female dancer is wearing a tattered dress and holds a broom
Apr 22-25
April 22 - 7:30 PM
April 23 - 7:30 PM
April 24 - 2:00 PM
April 24 - 7:30 PM
April 25 - 2:00 PM
A female dancer is wearing a tattered dress and holds a broom

The iconic tale of fantasy and true love comes to life once again with Cinderella. Featuring an original score played LIVE by composer Karl Moraski, Robert Weiss’ choreography tells the story of Cinderella’s transformation into a beautiful princess and her journey to find true love.

Streaming
Two acrobats, dressed in all white, are close to each other and hang from red silk ribbons
May 7-8
May 7 - 8:00 PM
May 8 - 3:00 PM
May 8 - 8:00 PM
Two acrobats, dressed in all white, are close to each other and hang from red silk ribbons

This performance will be open to the public and will also be streaming from our Meymandi Concert Hall stage.

Cirque de la Symphonie returns for an all-new program with dazzling feats of strength and grace. Acrobats, aerial flyers, contortionists, and strongmen perform awe-inspiring choreography to orchestral favorites that will thrill audiences of all ages.

May 14 - May 16

Mozart - The Magic Flute - North Carolina Opera

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
Blue background with image of a woman with a flower in her hair and text saying "The magic Flute"
May 14-16
May 14 - 7:30 PM | Doors 6:30 PM
May 16 - 2:00 PM | Doors 1:00 PM
Blue background with image of a woman with a flower in her hair and text saying "The magic Flute"

**These events have been rescheduled from their original dates of April 3 and 5. If you have any questions about this new performance date, please contact your original point of purchase, or email us directly at PAC.Info@RaleighNC.gov**

Mozart’s timeless story comes to life! Prince Tamino, with the help of his endearing sidekick Papageno, is on a mission to rescue the fair Pamina.  You’ll meet the Queen of the Night with her high-flying, show-stopping arias, and the wise Sarastro, leader of a mysterious brotherhood.  Will the young couple be able to find their way through all the adventures?

 

May 20 - May 23

Macbeth - Carolina Ballet

Memorial Auditorium
Memorial Auditorium
An actor dressed in old-time clothing is wearing a crown and holds a sword in one hand and the other extended to his right
May 20-23
May 20 - 7:30 PM
May 21 - 7:30 PM
May 22 - 2:00 PM
May 22 - 7:30 PM
May 23 - 2:00 PM
An actor dressed in old-time clothing is wearing a crown and holds a sword in one hand and the other extended to his right

When Macbeth premiered in 2016, it was one of the most anticipated ballets ever created by Robert Weiss. Featuring brilliant choreography, fascinating sets & costumes, and an incredibly powerful score by J. Mark Scearce (Dracula, Love in the Times of the Day), Macbeth weaves a tale of love, power, lust, and greed.