Durham Performing Arts Center | Durham, North Carolina
If you’re looking for ideas to escapethe daily routine and spend an extraordinary Tuesday evening out - you’ve landed on the right page. The mesmerizing Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of The Temptations will hit the stage of the illustrious Durham Performing Arts Center to take the Durham soul-minded patrons on an surrealistic journey in the history of world-class soul and R&B. The internationally renowned musical performance follows the story of the legendary vocal group The Temptations, who have won the hearts and minds of melomaniacs across the globe, starting from the streets of Detroit. Great talent meets the intimate life stories of the 5 performers and will keep the patrons glued to their seats from start to finish. Secure your seat today to have a front-row view of this amazing performance.
While the iconic Motown songs like "Just My Imagination," "Get Ready" and "Papa Was a Rollin' Stone" may be AIN'T TOO PROUD's main attraction, Morisseau's well-crafted storytelling proves just as important as the musical memories. This is the Broadway debut for the MacArthur Genius Grant recipient whose brilliant Off-Broadway contributions have included SKELETON CREW, PIPELINE and the trio of plays making up THE DETROIT PROJECT. Perhaps the next time her work appears on Broadway, the main focus will be the music made by this exciting playwright's words. This show is sure to leave you blown away, so come to the fan favorite Durham Performing Arts Center in Durham for an evening of surreal entertainment.