SAMFORD UNIVERSITY


Dec
14 Thu

Star of Bethlehem

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $12.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: November 6, 2017 11:00 AM to December 14, 2017 7:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join us for our annual Star of Bethlehem presentation as we discuss astronomical, biblical, and historical evidence that supports various Star of Bethlehem theories! We will highlight some of the the wonders of the universe and look back in time at the night sky some 2000 years ago. We aim to take a reflective approach to prepare our audience for the Christmas season.
Dec
15 Fri

Star of Bethlehem

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 6:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $12.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: November 6, 2017 11:00 AM to December 15, 2017 5:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join us for our annual Star of Bethlehem presentation as we discuss astronomical, biblical, and historical evidence that supports various Star of Bethlehem theories! We will highlight some of the the wonders of the universe and look back in time at the night sky some 2000 years ago. We aim to take a reflective approach to prepare our audience for the Christmas season.
Dec
15 Fri

Star of Bethlehem

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $12.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: November 6, 2017 11:00 AM to December 15, 2017 7:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join us for our annual Star of Bethlehem presentation as we discuss astronomical, biblical, and historical evidence that supports various Star of Bethlehem theories! We will highlight some of the the wonders of the universe and look back in time at the night sky some 2000 years ago. We aim to take a reflective approach to prepare our audience for the Christmas season.
Jan
25 Thu

Hard Travelin' with Woody

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $15.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: November 15, 2017 10:00 AM to January 25, 2018 5:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Tonight at the Wright presents Hard Travelin' with Woody! Hop a box car through the Dustbowl with Woody
Guthrie and commune with the spirit, stories and songs
of America's iconic folksinger, saint-of-the-workingman
and poet-of-the-people in this critically acclaimed,
award-winning multimedia solo show packed with
Woody's spirit, music and artworks.
Feb
2 Fri

Jamie Barton

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $30.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
STUDENT / ADULT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to February 2, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Grammy nominee American mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton has been
described by The Guardian as "a great artist, no question, with an
imperturbable steadiness of tone, and a nobility of utterance that invites
comparison not so much with her contemporaries as with mid-20th
century greats such as Kirsten Flagstad." She has claimed virtually all of
the highest awards in the world of opera including the Beverly Sills Artist
Award, Richard Tucker Award, Cardiff Singer of the World and was the
winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. Presented by the Davis Architects Guest Artist Series and the Birmingham Chamber Music Society. Sponsored by Dr. Chandler and Jane Paris Smith.
$10.00 - $30.00
Feb
22 Thu

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center - Vienna to Hollywood

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $30.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to February 22, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) is one of 11
constituents of the largest performing arts complex in the world, Lincoln
Center for the Performing Arts. Vienna to Hollywood features five
exceptional musicians: Wu Qian and Juho Pohjonen (piano); Danbi Um
and Sean Lee (violin); and Mihai Marica (cello) performing Schubert:
Fantasie in F-minor for Piano, Four Hands, D. 940, Op. 103,
Schubert: Fantasy in C-major for Violin and Piano, D. 934, Op. 159, and
Korngold: Suite for Piano Left Hand, Two Violins, and Cello, Op. 23. Presented by the Davis Architects Guest Artist Series and the Birmingham Chamber Music Society.
$10.00 - $30.00
Feb
23 Fri

Dance Concert

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to February 23, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Samford University’s dance company will
present new works and favorites from our
repertoire in the annual spring dance concert. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman.
$10.00 - $20.00
Feb
23 Fri

Peter Pan

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $45.00 / $35.00
YOUTH: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / YOUTH Public Onsale: September 21, 2017 9:05 AM to February 23, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Birmingham Ballet's much-loved version of Peter Pan is back on stage at the Wright Center. The high flying adventures of the boy who refuses to grow up are accompanied by Tinker Bell, Wendy, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lilly, Captain Hook and a host of fairies and whimsical creatures from Neverland. With a clever mix of classic and style, the ballet is choreographed by Cindy Free to original music by David Gaines.
$25.00 - $45.00
Feb
24 Sat

Peter Pan

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 2:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $45.00 / $35.00
YOUTH: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / YOUTH Public Onsale: September 21, 2017 9:05 AM to February 24, 2018 12:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Birmingham Ballet's much-loved version of Peter Pan is back on stage at the Wright Center. The high flying adventures of the boy who refuses to grow up are accompanied by Tinker Bell, Wendy, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lilly, Captain Hook and a host of fairies and whimsical creatures from Neverland. With a clever mix of classic and style, the ballet is choreographed by Cindy Free to original music by David Gaines.
$25.00 - $45.00
Feb
24 Sat

Dance Concert

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
More Information
TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to February 24, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Samford University’s dance company will
present new works and favorites from our
repertoire in the annual spring dance concert. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman.
$10.00 - $20.00
Feb
24 Sat

Peter Pan

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
More Information
TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $45.00 / $35.00
YOUTH: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / YOUTH Public Onsale: September 21, 2017 9:06 AM to February 24, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Birmingham Ballet's much-loved version of Peter Pan is back on stage at the Wright Center. The high flying adventures of the boy who refuses to grow up are accompanied by Tinker Bell, Wendy, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lilly, Captain Hook and a host of fairies and whimsical creatures from Neverland. With a clever mix of classic and style, the ballet is choreographed by Cindy Free to original music by David Gaines.
$25.00 - $45.00
Feb
25 Sun

Peter Pan

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 2:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $45.00 / $35.00
YOUTH: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / YOUTH Public Onsale: September 21, 2017 9:06 AM to February 25, 2018 12:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Birmingham Ballet's much-loved version of Peter Pan is back on stage at the Wright Center. The high flying adventures of the boy who refuses to grow up are accompanied by Tinker Bell, Wendy, the Lost Boys, Tiger Lilly, Captain Hook and a host of fairies and whimsical creatures from Neverland. With a clever mix of classic and style, the ballet is choreographed by Cindy Free to original music by David Gaines.
$25.00 - $45.00
Mar
1 Thu

VIP Corts Author Series Lecture Featuring Dr. Eric J. Motley

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 6:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
VIP: $75.00

TICKET SALE DATES
VIP Public Onsale: November 3, 2017 1:58 PM to March 1, 2018 5:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The eighth annual Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series will feature, 1996 Samford graduate, Eric Motley. Motley will speak at 7 p.m. in Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center. The lecture’s focus will be on Motley’s personal memoir Madison Park: A Place of Hope, set to release November 2017. VIP tickets are $75 and include a private reception with Motley in the foyer of Brock Recital Hall at 6 p.m. and a copy of his memoir, Madison Park: A Place of Hope. Each VIP ticket purchase includes a $50 tax-deductible gift and supports scholarships for Samford students who have demonstrated financial need and who exemplify outstanding leadership qualities.

Free General Admission Tickets are also available.
Mar
1 Thu

Corts Author Series Lecture Featuring Dr. Eric J. Motley

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: November 3, 2017 2:00 PM to March 1, 2018 6:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
The eighth annual Tom and Marla Corts Distinguished Author Series will feature, 1996 Samford graduate, Eric Motley. Motley will speak at 7 p.m. in Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center. The lecture’s focus will be on Motley’s personal memoir Madison Park: A Place of Hope, set to release November 2017. In honor of the first alumni distinguished author and thanks to the generosity of event sponsors, this year, general admission tickets are complimentary to all attendees.

VIP Tickets also available for $75 and include a reception, special reserved seating and his book, Madison Park: A Place of Hope.
Mar
16 Fri

Connecting Women Conference: Hope

Birmingham, AL
United States
6:30 PM - 12:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $60.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: March 16, 2017 10:30 AM to March 16, 2018 6:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join us for a weekend of fellowship, worship and biblical truths. Hear from Lysa Terkeurst, Katherine Wolf and Morgan Cheek as they share Gods word and how their hope is found in Christ!
www.connectingministries.org or www.facebook.com/connectingministries
March 16, 2018 6:30 PM and March 17, 2018 9:00 AM

Mar
20 Tue

So Percussion

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $30.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to March 20, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Sō Percussion is a percussion-based music organization that creates and
presents new collaborative works to adventurous and curious audiences
and educational initiatives to engaged students. With innovative multigenre
original productions, sensational interpretations of modern classics,
and an “exhilarating blend of precision and anarchy, rigor and bedlam,”
(The New Yorker), Sō Percussion has redefined the scope and role of the
modern percussion ensemble. Presented by the Davis Architects Guest Artist Series and the Birmingham Chamber Music Society.
$10.00 - $30.00
Mar
22 Thu

Caucasian Chalk Circle

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to March 22, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Set against a backdrop of conflict
and turmoil, Bertolt Brecht’s thrilling
and revolutionary play follows a young girl who
makes the biggest decision of her life . . . to take
a child and run, or leave him behind to face the
fury of a civil war. Based on a Chinese parable,
Brecht’s masterwork about the conflict between
law and justice asks profound questions about
who is right and wrong in complex situations. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman.
$10.00 - $20.00
Mar
23 Fri

Caucasian Chalk Circle

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
More Information
TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to March 23, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Set against a backdrop of conflict
and turmoil, Bertolt Brecht’s thrilling
and revolutionary play follows a young girl who
makes the biggest decision of her life . . . to take
a child and run, or leave him behind to face the
fury of a civil war. Based on a Chinese parable,
Brecht’s masterwork about the conflict between
law and justice asks profound questions about
who is right and wrong in complex situations. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman.
$10.00 - $20.00
Mar
24 Sat

Caucasian Chalk Circle

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 7:30 PM
More Information
TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to March 24, 2018 5:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Set against a backdrop of conflict
and turmoil, Bertolt Brecht’s thrilling
and revolutionary play follows a young girl who
makes the biggest decision of her life . . . to take
a child and run, or leave him behind to face the
fury of a civil war. Based on a Chinese parable,
Brecht’s masterwork about the conflict between
law and justice asks profound questions about
who is right and wrong in complex situations. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman.
$10.00 - $20.00
Mar
25 Sun

Caucasian Chalk Circle

Birmingham, AL
United States
Show at 2:30 PM
More Information
TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $20.00
STUDENT: $10.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT / STUDENT Public Onsale: August 10, 2017 10:00 AM to March 25, 2018 12:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Set against a backdrop of conflict
and turmoil, Bertolt Brecht’s thrilling
and revolutionary play follows a young girl who
makes the biggest decision of her life . . . to take
a child and run, or leave him behind to face the
fury of a civil war. Based on a Chinese parable,
Brecht’s masterwork about the conflict between
law and justice asks profound questions about
who is right and wrong in complex situations. Sponsored by Michael J. and Mary Anne Freeman.
$10.00 - $20.00

SAMFORD UNIVERSITY

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United States