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Arts, Film & Entertainment

| Thursday, April 17, 2014

SPECIAL NOTICES:

 

ANNUAL FACULTY AND GUEST ARTIST CONCERT: Eastern and the Department of Music and Dance present "Merge, The 61st Annual Faculty & Guest Artist Concert," Friday, January 18, or Saturday, January 19 at 8 p.m., or Sunday, January 20 at 2 p.m. All performances will be in Quirk Theatre. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students. For tickets call 487-2282 or to purchase tickets online, go to EMU Tickets Online. The concert will offer a variety of style and diversity and is among the most comprehensive in the concert's history with music ranging from Modern to Classical Ballet.

 

DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA WINTER DANCE PARTY: Campus Life will be taking an excursion to the Max M. Fisher Music Center for a Winter Dance Party with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, January 26. This winter dance party presents the biggest hits of Richie Valens ("La Bamba"), The Big Bopper ("Chantilly Lace"), and the legendary Buddy Holly, "That'll Be the Day," "Words of Love," "Peggy Sue" and "True Love Ways," and more. We will meet at the Information Desk on the 2nd floor of the Student Center for check-in at 6:15 p.m. The departure time will be at 6:45 p.m and the return time will be approximately 11 p.m. The cost for this excursion is $10 for students and $35 for the general public. The cost includes a bus ride and admission. Tickets can be purchased at all EMU Ticket Offices and are limited to one per EMU ID. Tickets go fast so please don't miss out.

Each ticket holder's complete participation is required when they purchase a ticket to an Eastern Excursion. This requires the ticket holder to ride the transportation and attend the event with the entire group. To purchase tickets, call or visit the EMU Ticket Office at 487-2282. When you have your ticket, you MUST complete an online registration form that can be found at Campus Life Excursions. For more information contact Campus Life at 487-3045, ext. 22038, or email at campuslife@emich.edu, or find us on Facebook at fb.me/EMUcampuslife and check out our Twitter @EMUcampuslife.

 

WORLD PREMIERE READING SHAKES THE EARTH AT EMU THEATRE: Eastern Michigan University Theatre invites you to Shaking Earth, a new play for family audiences by EMU faculty member Patricia Zimmer. Performances run Friday through Sunday, January 25-27, in the Sponberg Theatre in the Quirk Dramatic Arts Building. Ticket prices are $7, no further discounts apply. Tickets are available by phone at 734-487-2282, in person at the Convocation Center, the Student Center ticket office or the Quirk Box Office. To purchase tickets online visit: www.emutix.com. For more information, go to EMU Theatre or, fan us on Facebook: Eastern Michigan University Theatre or follow us on Twitter: emutheatre.

 

* URINETOWN: THE MUSICAL COMES TO QUIRK THEATRE: EMU Theatre is ready to warm up your winter with the award-winning musical comedy, "Urinetown: The Musical." Directed by Pirooz Aghssa, with musical direction by Howard Cass, Urinetown: The Musical will run February 15-17 and February 21-24, in Quirk Theatre. Ticket prices are $15 regular admission, $12 for students and seniors, $9 for MAINSTAGE patrons, and $7 for children ages 10-12 (not recommended for younger audiences), no further discounts apply. Tickets are available by phone at 487-2282 or in person at the Convocation Center, the Student Center ticket office or the Quirk Box Office. To purchase tickets online visit: emutix.com. Please note that there is an additional processing fee for tickets purchased by phone or online. For more information about EMU Theatre, our season or directions to our theatres, visit EMU Theatre or, fan us on Facebook: Eastern Michigan University Theatre or follow us on Twitter: emutheatre.

 

TIESTO: CLUB LIFE COLLEGE INVASION TOUR BRINGS DJ TO CONVOCATION CENTER: Tiesto: Club Life College Invasion Tour brings the world's biggest DJ for a return engagement to the EMU Convocation Center, Wednesday, February 27. Tickets can be purchased online at emutix.com or call 487-2282. Tickets are $40 for the Main Floor and $30 for the Lower Bowl. Students can purchase the lower bowl tickets at a student rate of $20 in person at any EMU ticket office. For more information go to the convocation website or visit the convocation center facebook page.