Tickets on Sale Now for the ASU Performing Arts Series 2013-2014 Season

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




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




2013-2014 Performing Arts Series Schedule


For videos, images and detailed information about each performance, visit




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 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




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.

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