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The Simon String Quartet Free Concert

Aug 5

The Simon String Quartet Free Concert 

Wilson Auditorium - 8 PM

The Simon Quartet will perform Haydn’s jocular Quartet in F Major, Op. 50, No 5, followed by Debussy’s richly textured Quartet, and finally, one of Mozart’s late masterpieces, the Quartet in B♭ Major, K. 589.

Free Event


Met Opera Summer Encore: Roméo et Juliette

Jul 30

Met Opera Summer Encore: Roméo et Juliette 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Gounod’s ultra-sensual interpretation of Shakespeare is an ideal vehicle for star soprano Anna Netrebko and the remarkable tenor Roberto Alagna.


Met Opera Summer Encore: The Enchanted Island

Jul 23

Met Opera Summer Encore: The Enchanted Island 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

In one extraordinary new work, lovers of Baroque opera have it all: the world's best singers, glorious music of the Baroque masters, and a story drawn from Shakespeare.


Bang, Bang, You're Dead and the Gaggle

Jul 18-20

Bang, Bang, You're Dead and the Gaggle 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 7 PM

Shadow Lawn Theatre and the Actor's Playground presents "Bang, Bang, You're Dead" Friday and Saturday, July 18 and 19 at 7 p.m. and "The Gaggle" by Ralph Colombino Sunday, July 20th at 2:00 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.


Met Opera Summer Encore: Otello

Jul 16

Met Opera Summer Encore: Otello 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Verdi’s Shakespearean masterpiece returns to the Met with Johan Botha in the title role opposite the acclaimed Desdemona of star soprano Renée Fleming. Tickets on sale May 9th.


Met Opera Summer Encore: La Rondine

Jul 9

Met Opera Summer Encore: La Rondine 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Angela Gheorghiu and Roberto Alagna star in this ravishing romance from the world’s most popular opera composer, Puccini. Tickets on sale May 9th.


AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! 2014 TOUR

Jul 8

AMERICAN IDOL® LIVE! 2014 TOUR 

MAC At Monmouth - 8 PM

Tickets now on sale via Ticketmaster.com, 800.745.3000, and Ticketmaster retail outlets. A limited amount of tickets will be available at the MAC and Pollak Theatre Box Offices


An Evening with Crosby, Stills & Nash

Jul 6

An Evening with Crosby, Stills & Nash 

MAC At Monmouth - 7:30 PM

Door Time: 6:30 pm, Show Time: 7:30 pm Tickets now on sale via ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, or in person at the Mac or Pollak Theatre Box offices.


Met Opera Summer Encore: Rigoletto

Jun 18

Met Opera Summer Encore: Rigoletto 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi’s towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960. Tickets on sale May 9th.


National Theatre Live: A Small Family Business

Jun 16

National Theatre Live: A Small Family Business 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

A riotous exposure of entrepreneurial greed by Olivier Award-winning playwright Alan Ayckbourn (Bedroom Farce, A Chorus of Disapproval). A Small Family Business returns to the National Theatre for the first time since its celebrated premiere in 1987, when it won the Evening Standard Award for Best Play.


Met Opera: LA CENERENTOLA Encore

Jun 1

Met Opera: LA CENERENTOLA Encore 

Pollak Theatre - 1 PM

A peerless pair of Rossini virtuosos joins forces in La Cenerentola—a vocal tour de force for mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, singing her first Met performances of the Cinderella title role, and the high-flying tenor Juan Diego Flórez, as her Prince Charming. Alessandro Corbelli and Luca Pisaroni complete the cast, with Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi leading the effervescent score.


Met Opera: COSÌ FAN TUTTE Encore

May 18

Met Opera: COSÌ FAN TUTTE Encore 

Pollak Theatre - 1 PM

Music Director James Levine makes his long-awaited return to the Met podium to conduct Mozart’s beloved opera about testing the ties of love. The cast is filled with youthful Met stars: Susanna Phillips and Isabel Leonard are the sisters Fiordiligi and Dorabella, Matthew Polenzani and Rodion Pogossov are their lovers, with Danielle de Niese as the scheming Despina.


Met Opera: LA CENERENTOLA

May 10

Met Opera: LA CENERENTOLA 

Pollak Theatre - 1 PM

A peerless pair of Rossini virtuosos joins forces in La Cenerentola—a vocal tour de force for mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, singing her first Met performances of the Cinderella title role, and the high-flying tenor Juan Diego Flórez, as her Prince Charming. Encore: Sun. June 1 at 1:00 p.m.


Senior Recital - Jenna Kanaley & Randy Hurst

May 10

Senior Recital - Jenna Kanaley & Randy Hurst 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 2 PM

Jenna Kanaley (Voice) Music Education major & Randy Hurst (Voice & Piano) will be performing their Senior Recital a Woods Theatre.

Free Event


National Theatre of London: King Lear

May 8

National Theatre of London: King Lear 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale (Timon of Athens, Collaborators) in the title role of Shakespeare’s tragedy. An aged king decides to divide his kingdom between his three daughters, according to which of them is most eloquent in praising him. His favourite, Cordelia, says nothing. Lear’s world descends into chaos.