The 2013-2014 Theatre Arts & Dance Series kicks off with an innovative production of William Shakespeare’s beloved romantic tragedy Romeo and Juliet, set in the post-war 1950s. The series includes the December holiday favorite Peter Sham and Brad Carroll’s A Christmas Carol on the Air featuring Fred C. Adams as “Scrooge,” in February Bat Boy The Musical (Content Advisory: mature themes and language), and in April in rotating repertory the romantic musical The Fantasticks! and Oscar Wilde’s comedy of manners, An Ideal Husband. This series also includes two breath-taking dance concerts November's Breaking Bounds: Student Dance Concert and Journeys: Faculty Dance Concert in late February.
There is music in the air throughout the year at SUU with the popular Music Masterworks series. This seven attraction series includes an Autumn Choir Concert (Friday, October 18, 2013)an Autumn Wind Symphony Concert (Tuesday, November 5, 2013), the ever-popular Holiday Choir and Wind Symphony Concert (Friday, December 6, 2013), SUU Jazz Band performing with guest artist trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis (Saturday, February 22,2014), SUU Opera (March 19-22, 2014), a Spring Symphony Orchestra and Choir Concert (Saturday, April 12, 2014) and a Spring Wind Symphony Concert (Friday, April 18, 2014).
Single ticket prices for both Theatre Arts & Dance and Music Masterworks series events are: $10 General Admission; $8 SUU Faculty/Staff, $5 Youth and free for SUU students with a valid ID. The money-saving season subscriptions are available for either the Theatre Arts & Dance Series and/or the Music Masterworks Series (each of which includes seven events) at $38.50. The new pricing option of the CPVA Flex Pass, offering six admissions to any theatre, dance or music event, is available at $35 per Pass.
For tickets, subscriptions, or the Flex Pass, call the SUU Ticket Office at (435) 586-7872, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm, or purchase in person at the Centrum Arena box office. The Flex Pass may also be purchased at the Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery (Tue-Sat, noon-7pm) and at SUUs South Hall, 101B, Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm), and at the door of Theatre Arts & Dance events. Single tickets may be purchased online at www.suu.edu/pva/arts. For exact dates times of all performances, please visit http://www.suu.edu/pva/arts/ for a link to our season brochure.