Performing Arts Series

Spring 2017

The Muir String Quartet

When: Monday, February 20, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Sapinsley Hall in the Nazarian Center

Pianist and RIC Artist-in-Residence Judith Lynn Stillman joins one of the world's most powerful and insightful ensembles, the Muir String Quartet, in their 24th season with the Performing Arts Series. Selections include Antonin Dworak's String Quartet No. 13 in G Major, Op. 106 and Robert Schumann's Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44.

Pete Davidson
Saturday Night Live cast Member

When: Thursday, 3/16/17 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Auditorium in Roberts Hall

Tickets go on sale 2/15/17

Saturday Night Live's youngest cast member performs his standup act.

The Muir String Quartet

When: Monday, April 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Sapinsley Hall in the Nazarian Center

Clarinetist Alexander Fiterstein joins the Muir String Quartet to perform Felix Mendelssohn's String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13, selections from the Klezmer tradition and Carl Maria von Weber's Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in B-flat Major, Op. 34.

The Pink Hulk: One Woman’s Journey to Find the Superhero Within

When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Sapinsley Hall in the Nazarian Center

This one-woman play chronicles Valerie David’s journey to find humor, empowerment and strength through two bouts of cancer. “David is good company, funny, exuberant, passionate, despairing, maternal and daughterly, sometimes a bit raunchy, and always candid...a fine evening of theater.”

– BroadwayWorld

 

3hree for Louis: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong

When: Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Helen Forman Theatre

3 trumpeters, 3 generations, plus a 3 piece rhythm section, all pay tribute to trumpet legend, Louis Armstrong in an intimate, club-like setting. The all-star ensemble, made up of Eddie Allen: trumpet, Cecil Bridgewater: trumpet, Duane Eubanks: trumpet, James Weidman: piano, Kenny Davis: bass and Carl Allen: drums, take Armstrong’s classics and adds their own fresh spin.

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