Calendar of Events

The Clayton Center Performing Arts Center Raleigh Durham Chapel Hill

Dec
2
Fri
2016
Pure Flix Presents: Comedy All-Stars With Special Guest Host Jeff Allen
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm

Pre-Sale Special
Tickets are $15 before October 31.
Beginning Novemberjeffallenatclaytoncenter 1, tickets are $25.

Pure Flix Entertainment presents: “Pure Flix Comedy All Stars” with special guest host – JEFF ALLEN.

You are invited to attend the taping of a brand new stand up showcase television program with Jeff Allen, as he hosts 12 of the funniest clean comedians headlining in America today.  You will recognize many of these Comedy All Stars  from The Tonight Show, The Late Show, Saturday Night Live, HBO, Showtime, MTV and many other network programs.  Be part of the fun and hilarity during the taping of  this new stand up showcase with 12 great clean comics and Jeff Anderson!  What could be better for our comedy fans?

Jeff Allen is the best at what he does — making people laugh as hard as humanly possible. His Happy Wife, Happy Life message of a marriage gone wrong and redeemed has given laughter and encouragement to millions of people. Jeff’s comedy drives home the humor in everyday family life and the joy derived from a healthy marriage.

For four decades, Jeff Allen has been performing in theaters, on television and radio, and as a keynote for corporate functions and fundraisers around the world.

* Please Note: This show is appropriate for ages 14 & older. This show will be filmed for television. By purchasing a ticket to this event, you give Pure Flix Entertainment your consent to be photographed, filmed and/or otherwise recorded, and your entry to this event constitutes your consent to your appearance in any use of these recordings by Pure Flix Entertainment. Due to the taping of this show, specific seating may not be determined until the night of the event. All seats are General Admission. No Reserved Seating. Please call the Box Office at 919-553-1737 for more information. 

 

Dec
3
Sat
2016
Pure Flix Presents: Comedy All-Stars With Special Guest Host Louie Anderson
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm

Pre-Sale Special
Tickets are $15 before October 31.
Beginning November 1, tickets are $25.

Pure Flix Entertainment presents: “Pure Flix Comedy All Stars” with special guest host –  LOUIE ANDERSON.

You are invited to attend the taping of a brand new stand up showcase television program with  Louie Anderson, as he hosts 12 of the funniest clean comedians headling in America today.  You will recognize many of these Comedy All Stars  from The Tonight Show, The Late Show, Saturday Night Live, HBO, Showtime, MTV and many other network programs.  Be part of the fun and hilarity during the taping of  this new stand up showcase with 12 great clean comics and Louie Anderson. What could be better for our comedy fans?

Three-time Emmy Award winner Louie Anderson — whose most recent award is for his extraordinary role of Christine, on FX comedy series “ askets” — is one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics. Named by Comedy Central as “One of 100 Greatest Stand-Up Comedians of All Timlouieandersonclaytoncentere,” Louie’s career has spanned more than 30 years. He is a best-selling author and star of his own stand-up specials and sitcoms, and he continues to tour the country.

Louie’s TV credits include The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Letterman, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comic Relief and numerous Showtime, HBO and CMT specials. He also starred as the host of the legendary game show, Family Feud.

* Please Note: This show is appropriate for ages 14 & older. This show will be filmed for television. By purchasing a ticket to this event, you give Pure Flix Entertainment your consent to be photographed, filmed and/or otherwise recorded, and your entry to this event constitutes your consent to your appearance in any use of these recordings by Pure Flix Entertainment. Due to the taping of this show, specific seating may not be determined until the night of the event. All seats are General Admission. No Reserved Seating. Please call the Box Office at 919-553-1737 for more information. 

 

Dec
4
Sun
2016
Tippy Toes Dance Studio presents “The Nutcracker”
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm
Tippy Toes Dance Studio presents "The Nutcracker" @ The Clayton Center | Clayton | North Carolina | United States

Student’s from Tippy Toes Dance Studio in Princeton perform this beloved holiday classic.

Dec
10
Sat
2016
We’ve Only Just Begun – The Carpenters Remembered
Dec 10 @ 8:00 pm
We've Only Just Begun - The Carpenters Remembered @ The Clayton Center | Clayton | North Carolina | United States

We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered is the definitive celebration of the Carpenters’ songbook and an intimate behind-the-scenes portrait of one of the most successful recording acts of all time.

Led by Michelle Berting Brett and accompanied by a live, seven-piece Nashville band directed by Harry Sharpe, the show re-creates the Carpenters’ original sound. Enjoy a memorable musical account of the pop music phenomenon that defined an era, and sing along to hits that include “Close to You,” “Yesterday Once More,” “Rainy Days & Mondays” and many more!

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Dec
17
Sat
2016
Johnston County Chorale Holiday Concert – 2PM
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm

2016-jc-choraleCelebrate the holidays with the Johnston County Chorale’s annual Christmas concert.  This year’s program is entitled “Underneath the Tree,” and will feature special guests Austin Pope & The Bluegrass Bandits.

Performances will take place at The Clayton Center on Saturday, December 17 at 2pm & 7pm.

Johnston County Chorale Holiday Concert – 7PM
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm

2016-jc-choraleCelebrate the holidays with the Johnston County Chorale’s annual Christmas concert.  This year’s program is entitled “Underneath the Tree,” and will feature special guests Austin Pope & The Bluegrass Bandits.

Performances will take place at The Clayton Center on Saturday, December 17 at 2pm & 7pm.

Jan
20
Fri
2017
The Blackpack – “All Laughs Matter”
Jan 20 @ 8:00 pm
The Blackpack - "All Laughs Matter" @ The Clayton Center

The Clayton Center in partnership with Sinclair Entertainment presents The Blackpack in their hit comedy show “All Laughs Matter” on Friday, January 20, at 8 PM.

These veteran comedians – Vince Morris, BT and Billy D. Washington – take a good-natured, often brutally honest look at the national political spectrum and celebrate our differences one joke at a time. Join the Blackpack as they chip at the walls of racial and social stereotypes with a steady stream of laughter.

 

Feb
11
Sat
2017
Susan Werner
Feb 11 @ 8:00 pm
Susan Werner @ The Clayton Center | Clayton | North Carolina | United States

Susan Werner composes skillful songs that effortlessly slide between folk, jazz and pop, all delivered with sassy wit and classic Midwestern charm.

Known for her engaging and energetic live show, Susan reigns as one of the boldest and most creative forces on the acoustic music scene today. Dubbed by NPR as the “Empress of the Unexpected,” Susan’s album projects cover the genres of folk, rock, pop, gospel, blues and Americana. Her latest release, The Hayseed Project, pays tribute to American agriculture and to her Iowa farm roots, and lends her wry humor and passionate voice to subjects such as farmer’s markets, agrochemicals, climate change, drought, longing for a sense of place and the movement towards sustainable agriculture.

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Mar
25
Sat
2017
Lawn & Disorder
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm
Lawn & Disorder @ The Clayton Center | Clayton | North Carolina | United States

National headlining comedians Karen Morgan and Jim Colliton join together in this hilarious show about life as we know it: mowing grass, talking trash and better halves that make us laugh.

Everyone can relate to Jim and Karen’s humor. They talk about their spouses, their children, their neighbors and their parents. And, after you hear about what goes on in their neighborhoods, you may want to go home and take a closer look at your own – we promise you will look at it with a whole new perspective!

Through stand-up comedy, audience participation and a crazy couples game show, Jim and Karen will make you forget about the dirty dishes in the sink at home.

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Apr
22
Sat
2017
Rock Legends
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm
Rock Legends @ The Clayton Center | Clayton | North Carolina | United States

Part rock concert. Part rock tribute. All rock ‘n’ roll.

Rock Legends combines all of these elements to create a show that is the only one of its kind. In this rock and roll revue, created by audience favorite Billy McGuigan, audiences vote, through the power of their applause, for the songs and music they want to hear from the 50s through the 80s. If you loved Billy when he showcased the music of the Beatles in Yesterday & Today a few seasons ago, you are going to want to see this show!

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