Our parking is in front of and behind the Living Arts Collective, as well as in the small lot directly across the street from Blue Point Yoga, but there are many other lots which you can park in.

Referencing the map below, the green areas have all been approved with owners of buildings for after hours parking only. There is also street parking all over the Central Park district and two hour parking in some residential areas to the south west.


Community Dance Wave

Community Dance Wave

Saturday, May 25th and June 29th 10 – 11:30a DURHAM FARMER'S MARKET Monthly community dance wave is a FREE event hosted by the Living Arts Collective (and friends) at the Durham Central Park in collaboration with the Durham Farmers' Market and the Durham Ecstatic Dance (LAC) community on last Saturdays. This conscious dance experience creates [...]

BollyX with Lara

Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30p Experience a Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program that combines exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world.  Come dressed to sweat and ready to dance! All levels welcome.

Acro Jam at Living Arts Collective

Come play with us every 1st and 3rd Thursdays in Durham!  Acro jams are non-structured gatherings where we train together, share skills, and learn from one another. Attendees can be safest and most active at jams if they have participated in at least one structured acro class. Cost is $7-15 sliding fee at the door.

Wednesday Zouk Social w/ Triangle Zouk!

Wednesdays, 8:30 – 11pCome zouk with us! Every Wednesday, you can come to the Living Arts Collective in downtown Durham to dance Brazilian zouk. This is a great opportunity for you to meet new people, get some exercise, and work your brain and body in new ways!  Most weeks we have either a class or a practica [...]

Sound Journey Breathing Meditation ~ Upstairs LAC!

Tuesdays, 8 – 9:30p DEEP GRATITUDE AND LOVE to everyone that helped shape this first year of magic.  We are excited to announce that we will be bringing the Sound Journey Breathing Meditation to the beautiful upstairs floors of the Living Arts Collective. We are pushing back the original start time 30 minutes! This past [...]

Bull City Swingout 2019

Friday, July 12th 7p –– Sunday, July 14th 10p Durham's inaugural Lindy Hop workshop weekend. Featuring instruction from Joshua Mclean, Dee Daniels Locke, Abigail Browning, and Adam Speen!Saturday night dance located at the Durham Armory, with our very own world famous Mint Julep Jazz Band. With classes being held at the near-by Living Arts Collective, [...]

Third Friday Durham Artwave

Friday, April, 19th, 6pm – Midnight Third Friday Durham ARTWAVEARTShowcase + EcstaticDANCE + openMIC(Starting @ 6pm every Third Friday)Join us for a beautiful evening of dancing, singing and exploring surrounded by cosmic art and talent!This Friday we have an amazing lineup of artists, alchemists, poets, jewelers and painters: Featured Artists:🌀 Melissa Keeney 🌀 Lea Fi [...]

OUSIA (ooh-see-ah) Series

NEXT SERIES COMING SOON ! OUSIA (ooh-see-ah) Seriesou·sia: noun: true being: essence within Taught by Aubrey Griffith-ZillFounder/Curator of the Living Arts Collective “Desire to learn from the wisdom of the past, feel this wisdom in your body, and then use that wisdom as a frame for your creativity.” ~ Aubrey Griffith-Zill Learn the fundamentals of rhythm while developing techniques for [...]

Capoeira Angola (martial arts + dance) Beginner Dance Classes at LAC

Sundays, 3 — 4:30pm Capoeira angola is an Afro-Brazilian art form that blends martial arts, dance, music, and ritual. The game of capoeira is a dialogue of movements and energies - sometimes cooperative, sometimes competitive, and always unique! All are welcome to join our capoeira class (no previous experience necessary). You'll learn capoeira kicks, dodges, [...]

Guided Meditation

Second Fridays, 10 – 11pm Join Abstract Emergence AFTER DANCE Second Friday's for a relaxing and trance-formative guided meditation. A visualization journey to soothe your nervous system and introduce you to your inner landscape. Come connect, explore, relax, center, & awaken! All are welcome! $5-$25 suggested donation.

International Folk Dancing

Wednesdays, 7 – 9:30pm The Durham/Chapel Hill International Folk Dance Club is a fun social group for international folk dancing. Newcomers welcome! Schedule 7:00 - Easy dancing 8:00 - Teaching of a new dance 8:30 - Announcements 8:40-9:30 - More dancing See website for more information: http://www.trianglefolkdancers.org/chifdc/chifd.html

Durham Bodywork Monthly Community Massage Clinic

Second Saturday of every month, 10 – 2pm Connect to a sense of comfort in your body and freedom in your being through our unique combination of massage therapy and guided group rest. We delight in caring for you from the moment you arrive, until you walk out feeling relaxed and connected and ready to [...]

First Saturday Salsa Social

First Saturdays, 7:30 – 10:30pm Cost $10 Doors open 7:30 Beginners Lesson 7:40 - 8 Dancing 8 -10:30 Come join us at the Living Arts Collective for the 1st Saturday salsa Social. It's a beautiful space and great atmosphere to dance, smile, and share an evening with friends!

Orquesta GarlDel Monthly Residency

Every 4th Sunday, 3:30 – 5:30pm COME EARLY at 2p for a dance class with Steven Messina! FREE with paid entrance to dance to follow! Orquesta GarDel & the Living Arts Collective are thrilled to present an exciting collaboration for 2018 - GarDel is the salsa-band-in-residence at LAC. Every fourth Sunday we will perform in this intimate, inviting [...]