Performing Arts Series 2018-05-31T07:14:46+00:00

THE PARAMOUNT PERFORMING ARTS SERIES

The Paramount Theatre Foundation and the City of Goldsboro are proud to present the Eleventh Annual Paramount Performing Arts Series. Series packages are on sale now and single tickets will be available June 1.

Individual Event Tickets

Upcoming Paramount Performing Arts Series Events:

October 2018
Ranky Tanky
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Thursday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m.
The soulful songs of the Gullah culture are brought to life by this band of native South Carolinians who mix the low country traditions with large doses of jazz, gospel, funk, and R&B. “Gullah” comes from West African language and means “a ...Find Out More
Buy Now $18-$22
Buy Now $18-$22
Jack and the Wonder Beans
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.
Adapted by Larry Snipes Based on the book by James Still Join us for Lexington Children’s Theatre’s retelling of “Jack and the Beanstalk” set in Appalahia. Based on the delighful children’s book by James Still, the first poet laure...Find Out More
Buy Now $10-$15
Buy Now $10-$15
November 2018
North Carolina Symphony’s Holiday Pops Concert
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.
Kickoff your Holiday Season with Downtown Goldsboro’s Lights Up event featuring snow, Santa, free trolley rides, treats and more followed by an evening of holiday favorites performed by the North Carolina Symphony at the Paramount Theatre. ...Find Out More
Buy Now $18-$22
Buy Now $18-$22
January 2019
The Malpass Brothers
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Friday, January 11, 2019 at 7:30pm
The Malpass Brothers are as authentic as stone-ground grits, hush puppies & chopped pork barbecue -- and they’re every bit as good! It doesn’t matter if you’re already a fan of classic old-time “real” country music when you take your seat. ...Find Out More
Buy Now $22-$25
Buy Now $22-$25
February 2019
The Platters
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
In 1955, Herb Reed, David Lynch, Paul Robi, Zola Taylor and Tony Williams crashed through the racial divide in the music industry paving the way for The Platters to become the first African-American vocal group to reach international superstard...Find Out More
Buy Now $24-$28
Buy Now $24-$28
March 2019
Gina Chavez
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Gina Chavez is blending the sounds of the Americas with tension and grace. A multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Chavez is a nine-time Austin Music Award winner. Her independent album Up.Rooted has been hailed by The Boston Globe, USA Today, Tex...Find Out More
Buy Now $18-$22
Buy Now $18-$22
Ron K. Brown’s Evidence, A Dance Company
Paramount Performing Arts Series
Friday, March 29, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.
Founded by Ronald K. Brown in 1985 and based in Brooklyn, New York, Evidence, A Dance Company focuses on the seamless integration of traditional African dance with contemporary choreography and spoken word. Through work, Evidence provides a uni...Find Out More
Buy Now $20-$25
Buy Now $20-$25

2017-2018 Season
A Night of Bebop with the John Brown Quintet (May 3, 2018)
Lawn & Disorder: Comedy from the Suburbs (April 14, 2018)
The Malpass Brothers (January 21, 2018)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Holiday Pops Concert (November 21, 2017)
Ailey II (October 17, 2017)
Pinkalicious (October 9, 2017)

2016-2017 Season
James Gregory (May 12, 2017)
Joshua Lozoff: Life is Magic (March 24, 2017)
Wayne County Jazz Showcase featuring Vincent Gardner (February 11, 2017)
Tim Meadows (January 27, 2017)
The Malpass Brothers (January 21, 2017)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Holiday Pops Concert (November 22, 2016)
Parsons Dance (October 28, 2016)
Caribou Mountain Collective (October 8, 2016)
Nnenna Freelon (October 7, 2016)

2015-2016 Season
Sweet Honey in the Rock (May 13, 2016)
Yolanda Rabun (April 15, 2016)
Delbert McClinton (February 4, 2016)
Black Violin (January 21, 2016)
James Gregory (January 17, 2016)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Holiday Pops Concert (November 24, 2015)
The Passing Zone (October 4, 2015)
Red Moon Road (September 26, 2015)

2014-2015 Season
Sammy Cortino (May 1, 2015)
Ken Lavigne (Aril 17, 2015)
Black Violin (January 23, 2015)
James Gregory (January 18, 2015)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Annual Holiday Pops Concert (November 25, 2014)
Jeanne Robertson (November 2, 2014)
The Swingle Singers (October 10, 2014)

2013-2014 Season
The Hunts (April 25, 2014)
Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience (March 7, 2014)
John Brown and the Groove Shop Band (January 24, 2014)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Annual Holiday Pops Concert (November 26, 2013)
Lynn Trefzger (October 25, 2013)

2012-2013 Season
The Water Coolers (May 3, 2013)
Shana Tucker (April 12, 2013)
The Paramount Theatre’s Fifth Anniversary Gala (February 8, 2013)
Faye Lane’s Beauty Shop Stories (January 12, 2013)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Annual Holiday Pops Concert (November 20, 2012)
Jeanne Robertson (November 16, 2012)
The Jason Bishop Show (October 5, 2012)

2011-2012 Season
The Adam Growe Quiz Show (April 20, 2012)
Susan Werner (February 10, 2012)
Mike Wiley’s Blood Done Sign My Name (January 27, 2012)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Annual Holiday Pops Concert (November 22, 2011)
Shakespeare on Trial (November 3, 2011)
The Second City Laugh Out Loud Tour (October 1, 2011)

2010-2011 Season
Sweet Potato Pie (April 30, 2011)
Runt of the Litter (March 25, 2011)
Jeanne Robertson (February 11, 2011)
Melva Houston (January 15, 2011)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Annual Holiday Pops Concert (November 23, 2010)
The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion (October 23, 2010)

2009-2010 Season
David Holt (April 16, 2010)
Mike Wiley: Life is So Good (February 2, 2010)
Billy D. Washington (January 15, 2010)
The North Carolina Symphony’s Annual Holiday Pops Concert (November 29, 2009)
Grits: The Musical (October 2, 2009)

2008-2009 Season
Star-Spangled Girls (May 1, 2009)
Rejoice Dear Hearts: An Evening with Brother Dave Gardner (March 21, 2009)
The Paramount Theatre’s First Anniversary Gala (February 14, 2009)
Mike Wiley: One Noble Journey (January 16, 2009)
Emile Pandolfi (November 8, 2008)