Nina Simone Weekend: Dance and Documentary

  • Dates: August 16, 2019
  • Venue: East Building, SECU Auditorium
  • Location: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Address: 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607-6494
  • Phone: 919.715.5923
  • Times: 7pm
  • Admission: Free, ticket required.


Duke professor and acclaimed dancer-choreographer Tommy DeFrantz and his group Slippage deliver a moving tribute to Nina Simone through movement. The 45-minute performance is followed by intermission and the screening of the documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? (2015) 101 min., not rated.