Boone, NC— The 2013-14 Performing Arts Series season has been announced and all the events will take place in the newly renovated Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts (formerly Farthing Auditorium). Events span from September 2013 through April 2014 and include a mixture of music, dance, theatre and film. The full series schedule is below and more information can be found at pas.appstate.edu.
APPlause! K-12 Performing Arts Series
This season, the Office of Arts and Cultural Programs is introducing the APPlause! K-12 Performing Arts Series, which is an education and outreach program that allows the university to connect its artistic resources to a diverse audience and deepen the arts experience for audiences of all ages. To learn more information about APPlause!, visit theschaefercenter.org/applause.
2013-2014 Performing Arts Series Schedule
For videos, images and detailed information about each performance, visit pas.appstate.edu
Banff Mountain Film Festival
Friday-Saturday, Sept. 20-21, 2013
Cirque Zuma Zuma
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013
Frank Warren: PostSecret
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013
Tedeschi Trucks Band
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013
Savion Glover’s STePz
Friday, Nov. 15, 2013
River North Dance Chicago
Friday, Jan. 31, 2014
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014
Tuesday, Mar. 4, 2014
Montana Repertory Theatre: The Miracle Worker
Thursday, Apr. 3, 2014
Appalachian’s Department of Theatre & Dance
and the Hayes School of Music:
Kiss Me, Kate
Friday-Sunday, Apr. 11-13, 2014
Tickets for these events went on sale August 20, 2013 at 9 a.m. at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts box office and online at pas.appstate.edu. The Performing Arts Series is committed to keeping affordable ticket prices and with prices ranging from $8-$38, patrons can enjoy world-renowned performances within their budget. The series will also be offering a “Pick 5” ticket discount which offers a break on the ticket price for various series events when the tickets are purchased in multiples of five. To purchase tickets, call or visit the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts Box Office at 828-262-4046 or go online at pas.appstate.edu.
About the Performing Arts Series
The Performing Arts Series supports the teaching mission of Appalachian State University by presenting a diverse array of music, dance and theatre events designed to enrich the cultural landscape of the campus and surrounding region. By creating memorable performance experiences and related educational and outreach activities, the series promotes the power and excitement of the live performance experience; provides a “window on the world” through the artistry of nationally and internationally renowned artists and showcases some of the finest artists of our nation and our region.
Performing Arts Series Corporate Sponsors:
McDonald’s of Boone and Nationwide—Charles Eyler Agency.
Festival media sponsors include:
Charter Media, Our State Magazine, High Country Radio, Mountain Television Network, WDAV 89.9 FM, WFDD 88.5FM, WETS 89.5FM and WASU 90.5FM.