Performing Arts Series

2017-2018 PERFORMING ARTS SERIES

SEASON TICKETS:  $70

THE BECKY BULLER BAND

October 14, 2017

7:30 pm

Tickets:   $23.00 (includes ticketing fee and sales tax)

“Becky Buller has become one of the most
sought after performers in the bluegrass music
industry today.” – Fiddler Magazine

 

THE RETURN, A BEATLES TRIBUTE BAND

November 4, 2017

7:30 pm

Tickets:  $28.50 (includes ticketing fee and sales tax)

The captivating, fun, exciting spirit that came to be known as “Beatlemania” is alive again in the Return-the world’s most authentic and entertaining Beatles tribute band. These four lads have carefully and skillfully recreated the Beatles experience by not only performing all the great songs of the original four, but also by sporting the same suits, boots, mop-tops, musical instruments, and gear. The Return make it possible for music fans from every generation to experience the same thrilling rush felt by fans who were fortunate enough to attend an actual Beatles concert in the early sixties.

DARIUS WALLACE AS FREDERICK DOUGLASS, “THE STARRY ROAD TO FREEDOM”

February 8. 2018

7:30 pm

Tickets:  $17.50 (includes ticketing fee and sales tax)

The Starry Road to Freedom is a one man show about Frederick Douglass, one of the most prominent figures in African American history and one of the most influential lecturers and authors in American history. He was a firm believer in the equality of all people whether black, American Indian, recent immigrant or the rights of females. In the show, Phil Darius Wallace performs numerous characters in Fredrick Douglass’ life. Wallace skillfully plays the role of Frederick Douglass as a little boy along with other characters such as his powerful and loving grandmother, his cruel slave master, and finally Douglass as a free adult. These characters combined proves to be a mesmerizing show. The performance includes music, dancing, singing, monologues and poetry. The most powerful message delivered in the story is how education completely transformed Frederick Douglass’ life. You will be transfixed by the variety in Frederick Douglass’ story. It is an opportunity to meet a man who was an American abolitionist, editor, orator, author, statesman and reformer through the talent of actor Phil Darius Wallace.

 

MTSU DANCE THEATRE COMPANY

February 23, 2018

7:30 pm

Tickets:  $17.50 (includes ticketing fee and sales tax)

MTSU offers the only general dance major at a public university in Tennessee. Through dance studio training, dance studies courses, and
curricular and co-curricular activities, this interdisciplinary program fosters the development of the creative, technical, and critical skills necessary for success in a range of dance and dance-related professions such as choreography, performance, dance education, dance therapy, dance research and scholarship, and arts administration, as well as successful acceptance to graduate dance programs.