PACE UNIVERSITY 2013 WINTER & SPRING CONCERTS SCHEDULE

PACE University 2013 Winter & Spring Concerts Schedule

 

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  • DAVID T. LITTLE’S SOLDIER SONGS

This production combines elements of theatre, opera, rock-infused-concert music, and animation.

Date: Wednesday January 16th through Friday January 18th

Showtime 7:30PM

Admission: $35.00

 

  • BELA FLECK: BANJO SUMMIT

Many of the world’s most influential bluegrass banjo players – all with ties to New York State – will unite to perform in a concert that will find the banjo being performed in both conventional and unexpected ways

Date: Sunday January 20th.

Showtime 7:30PM

Admission: $55.00, $40.00, $30.00

 

  • CANZONIERE RECANICO SALENTINO aka CGS

CGS are leaders in a new wave of Southern Italy’s beloved pizzica tarantata, CGS use lush vocals, percussion, recorder, accordion, and dance to transport listeners to a state of altered consciousness.

Date: Friday February 1st.

Showtime: 7:30PM

Admission: $35.00

 

  • MOTIONHOUSE: SCATTERED

This renowned British dance company unites highly physical dance theatre with a curved floor that utilizes projection technology to create an underwater world that the dancers move in, on and through the image

A Meteor Shower of Unlikely Moments

Date: Tuesday Feb 12th & Wednesday Feb 13th

Admission: $55.00, $40.00 & $30.00

 

  • CIRQUE ZIVA

Golden Dragon Acrobats impresario, Danny Chang newest, family friendly show will have you at the edge of your seat and full of wonderment. Over 25 centuries old, this dazzling cirque event weaves modern movement into a spectacle unlike any other.

Date: Saturday March 2nd Two Shows Only

Showtime: 3:00 PM Matinee Performance Admission: $35.00, $25.00, $20.00

Showtime: 7:30 PM Evening Performance Admission: $50.00, $35.00 & $25.00

 

  • A LECTURE SERIES WITH DR. JANETTA REBOLD BENTON

Italy’s Extraordinary Art: From the Pantheon to St. Peter’s. Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton is back by popular demand for her second season of lectures at the Schimmel after 30 years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Date: Wednesday February 27th, March 6th, March 13th and March 20th

Lecture Sessions 11:00AM and 7:30PM

Admission: $25.00 All Tickets

 

  • THE KNICKERBOCKER ORCHESTRA, Featuring HARUMI HANAFUSA

Acclaimed Japanese pianist Harumi Hanafusa joins Lower Manhattan’s own Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra to perform Maurice Ravel’s jazz-influenced Piano Concerto in G and the American premier performance of Akira Nishimura’s “A Shaman.

Date: Friday March 8th

Showtime: 7:30PM

Admission: $35.00

 

  • AMERICAN SHOWSTOPPERS Featuring JULE STYNE

 

Fred Barton and his 12-piece orchestra are back! Featuring stars from the Broadway stage.

Date: Saturday March 9th

Showtime: 7:30PM

Admission: $55.00, $40.00 & $30.00

 

  • ULTIMA VEZ – WHAT THE BODY DOES NOT REMEMBER

Belgium-based Ultima Vez, is sure to stun you, this dance company has climbed the charts in Europe and is now embarking on a US tour with a thrilling revival of its 1987 piece under the choreography and direction of Wim Vandekeybus.

Date: Friday March 22nd & Saturday March 23rd

Showtime: &:30PM

Admission:$35.00

 

  • ABT STUDIO COMPANY

Formerly ABT II, this classic ensemble of 12 extraordinary dancers grace the Schimmel stage with works from George Balanchine, Marius Petipa, August Bournonville, Antony Tudor, Paul Taylor, Jerome Robbins, among others

Date: Saturday April 20th

Showtime: 7:30PM

Admission: $55.00, 40.00 & $30.00

 

  • HUGH MASEKELA

Rolling Stone coined him, “one of the most thrilling live performers around…”, and he’s coming to the Schimmel for one night!  A pioneer in the world music and jazz scene, this South African living legend has toured the globe and played with some of the most influential musicians of our time.

Date: Saturday April 20th

Showtime: 7:30PM

Admission: $55.00, $40.00 & $30.00

 

TICKETS TO ALL EVENTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE NOW:

Pace University’s Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, located within the University’s downtown campus, has been an integral part of the lower Manhattan community for almost 35 years. Located one block east of City Hall and at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge, its 650-plus seat theatre is just a few blocks from the cobblestoned “Theatre Alley” that ran along the stage doors of some of the earliest theatres in Manhattan.

Purchase Tickets Online at schimmel.pace.edu

The Ovation Tix Call Center: 866-811-4111 or Box Office: 212-346-1715

The Michael Schimmel Center Box Office is open Mon-Fri from 1pm-6pm.

Day of Show at The Michael Schimmel Center starting two hours before curtain.  

Public Transportation within a five minute walk of the venue includes:

 # 4, 5 & 6 Subway to Brooklyn Bridge City Hall

 # 2 & 3 Subway to Fulton Street

 A & C Subway to Fulton Street

 J & Z Subway to Fulton Street

 N & R Subway to City Hall

 PATH Train to World Trade Center

 M1 Bus to  Broadway-Nassau Street / Fulton Street

 M6 Bus to Broadway-Nassau Street  /  Fulton Street

 M9 Bus to Brooklyn Bridge/ City Hall

 M15 Bus to Brooklyn Bridge / City Hall

 M22 Bus to Broadway-Nassau Street  /  Fulton Street

 M103 Bus to Broadway-Nassau Street  /  Fulton Street

 B51 Bus to City Hall/Broadway

     Located one block east of City Hall and immediately adjacent to the Brooklyn Bridge, The Schimmel Center’s 670-seat theater regularly hosts academic and community events in addition to its yearly schedule of the world’s finest music, theater and dance.  Over the past twelve years, The Schimmel Center has served as a founding venue for The River-to-River Festival (2002), hosted both The Tribeca Film Festival and The Tribeca Theatre Festival (2001), provided a headquarters for The National Actors Theatre (2002 to 2004), presented the only Democratic Presidential Debate to present all ten candidates for the 2004 election, and actively hosts James Lipton’s award-winning Bravo series Inside the Actors Studio,  taped on the Schimmel Theatre’s stage since 2005.

      For more than 100 years, Pace University has helped prepare students to become leaders in their fields by providing an education that combines exceptional academics with professional experience. Pace has three campuses in New York City, Westchester and White Plains. A private metropolitan university, Pace enrolls approximately 13,500 students in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in the Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, via its rapidly growing Performing Arts Department, Lienhard School of Nursing, Lubin School of Business, School of Education, Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems and School of Law.  

 

 

 

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