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A cellist and violinist from Sphinx Virtuosi dressed in formal attire smile for a pre-performance photograph.

Sphinx Virtuosi
Latin Voyages: Viajes Latinos


7:30 pm Thursday, September 29, 2016


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

Jazz musician Ramsey Lewis plays the piano in a tuxedo.

Straighten Up and Fly Right:
The Nat King Cole Tribute

featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli


7:30 pm Thursday, October 13, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $48
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $38

A promotional photo depicts the silhouette of a female dancer wearing a dog mask striking a pose in front of a moon-like light.

Shadowland by Pilobolus


7:30 pm Tuesday, October 18, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

An illustration of the TV show's official agent badge design promotes the live-action show "Odd Squad Live!"

Odd Squad LIVE!


7:30 pm Tuesday, October 25, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $19
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $19

Piano soloist Seong-Jin Cho looks to the left.

Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra
Jacek Kaspszyk, music and artistic director
Seong-Jin Cho, pianist


7:30 pm Friday, October 28, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $57
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $47

The ten vocalists of a cappella group Straight No Chaser hold drinks and smile for the camera.

Straight No Chaser
I’ll Have Another … Twentieth Anniversary World Tour


7:30 pm Friday, November 11, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $49.50, $39.50
University Park Student $44.50, $34.50
18 and Younger $49.50, $39.50

A male singer on the left sticks his tongue out at a female singer on the right in a promotional photo for vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth.

Roomful of Teeth


7:30 pm Thursday, November 17, 2016


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

Jazz musician Bria Skonberg, with a look of excitement, holds a trumpet in her right hand and pumps her left fist in the air.

Bria Skonberg Quintet


7:30 pm Wednesday, November 30, 2016


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

School of Music Feature
Mosaic


4:00 pm Sunday, December 4, 2016


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $30
Student $10

Daniel Tiger, dressed in a zippered cardigan and wearing a watch on his right paw, waves hello in an illustration for "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood."

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!


2:00 pm Sunday, January 15, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $25
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $25

A showbiz-inspired light display spells out 42nd Street while a cityscape behind the words depict New York City.

42nd STREET


7:30 pm Tuesday, January 17, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

Classical musician Alisa Weilerstein, with her eyes closed and facing upward, performs a piece on her cello.

Inon Barnatan, piano
Anthony McGill, clarinet
Alisa Weilerstein, cello


7:30 pm Monday, January 23, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

"Once" written in a script font and an illustration of the head and fretboard of a guitar promote the Broadway musical.

ONCE


7:30 pm Tuesday, January 31, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

A member of the Circus Oz troupe juggles pins.

Circus Oz
Straight Up


7:30 pm Tuesday, February 7, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

A shirtless male dancer and a female dancer dressed in traditional dress perform with Balé Folclórico da Bahia.

Balé Folclórico da Bahia
Bahia of All Colors


7:30 pm Tuesday, February 14, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

Philip Setzer performs a piece of classical music on his violin.

Wu Han, piano
Philip Setzer, violin
David Finckel, cello


7:30 pm Thursday, February 23, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

A musician from Darcy James Argue's Secret Society wears early twentieth-century period dress and plays a tuba in a performance of "Brooklyn Babylon."

Brooklyn Babylon
Darcy James Argue, composer
Danijel Zezelj, story, animation, and live painting
Featuring Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society
Jim Findlay, scenic and projection design
Paloma Young, costume design
Scott Bolman, lighting design
Isaac Butler, directorial consultant
Produced by Beth Morrison Projects
Brooklyn Babylon was commissioned by BAM for the 2011 Next Wave Festival.


7:30 pm Tuesday, February 28, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $48
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $38

John Abberger, principal oboist with Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, performs with the ensemble.

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
J. S. Bach: The Circle of Creation


7:30 pm Thursday, March 2, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

Three young men wearing hiking gear and backpacks stand atop a boulder and look out at the mountains below.

En Garde Arts presents
WILDERNESS 


7:30 pm Wednesday, March 15, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $32
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $22

Toad and Frog together carry a kite and its string in an illustration depicting "A Year With Frog and Toad."

A Year with Frog and Toad
Music by Robert Reale
Book and lyrics by Willie Reale
Based on the books by Arnold Lobel


2:00 pm Sunday, March 19, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $19
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $19

A logo for "Pippin" features the word illuminated by glitter and streams of light.

PIPPIN


7:30 pm Tuesday, March 21, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

School of Music Feature
Penn State Opera Theatre
George Frideric Handel’s Alcina


7:30 pm Saturday, March 25, 2017


Esber Recital Hall

Adult $12
Student $4

School of Music Feature
Penn State Opera Theatre
George Frideric Handel’s Alcina


2:00 pm Sunday, March 26, 2017


Esber Recital Hall

Adult $12
Student $4

Jazz bandleader and musician Fred Hersch, standing against a distressed brick wall, looks directly at the camera in a portrait shot.

Fred Hersch Trio
with Special Guest Anat Cohen


7:30 pm Tuesday, March 28, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

A coal miner dusted with coal soot and wearing a hardhat with lamp looks blankly at the camera in a historic photo.

Julia Wolfe’s Anthracite Fields
Bang on a Can All-Stars
with Penn State Concert Choir
Christopher Kiver, conductor


7:30 pm Thursday, March 30, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $42
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $32

The members of DakhaBrakha, dressed in traditional-style Ukraine folk costumes and tall lamb's wool headgear, stand for a photo.

DakhaBrakha


7:30 pm Tuesday, April 4, 2017


Schwab Auditorium

Adult $34
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $24

A stencil-style logo illustrates the 20th anniversary of the hit Broadway musical "Rent."

RENT


7:30 pm Thursday, April 6, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39

A male dancer holds a female dancer on his shoulders while she extends her legs to the left.

Jessica Lang Dance


7:30 pm Wednesday, April 12, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $38
University Park Student $15
18 and Younger $28

The logo for "Annie" illustrates the Tony Award-winning Broadway production.

ANNIE


7:30 pm Tuesday, April 18, 2017


Eisenhower Auditorium

Adult $65, $56
University Park Student $47, $38
18 and Younger $48, $39