Bill O’Reilly- The Fox News journalist brings his The Spin Stops Here Tour to the Durham Performing Arts Center this Friday at 5pm and 8pm. O’Reilyl offers his opinions on issues such as the state of the nation, politics, and celebrities. Tickets start at $45 and can be purchased online. For more information, call 680-2787 or click here. 123 Vivian St.
Ocie Davis Trio- Led by accomplished jazz drummer Ocie Davis, the Ocie Davis Trio will take the stage this Friday at 8:30pm at The Broad Street Café. Admission is free. For more information, call 416-9707. 1116 Broad St.
Cymbeline- Fiasco Theater, a New York based theater troupe, will perform William Shakespeare’s Cymbeline at the Reynolds Industrial Theater. Performances will take place Thursday through Sunday at 8pm. The troupe offers a playful interpretation of Shakespeare’s work, with 150 minutes of music and dynamic action. Tickets start at $22 and can be purchased online. For more information, call 684-4444 or click here. 125 Science Drive.
Mike Birbiglia- Mike Birbiglia brings his tour My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend to The Carolina Theatre this Friday at 8pm. Birbglia reminisces on his many romantic missteps, offering his comedic take on love. Tickets range from $28-$38 and can be purchased online. For more information, call (919) 560-3030 or click here. 309 W. Morgan St.
The 2nd annual Bull City Metal Festival will take place this Friday and Saturday starting at 1pm at Casbah. The 2-day event will feature electric heavy metal bands such as Black Tusk, The Body, Shadow of the Destroyer, and Braveyoung. Tickets are $10 for a day pass and $20 for a weekend pass. You must be 18 or older to attend. For more information, call (919) 687-6969 or click here. 1007 W. Main St.