Center Arts Discount for OLLI Members
OLLI at HSU has partnered with Center Arts to bring these diverse shows to Humboldt State University.
OLLI Members with a current 2015-2016 membership are eligible for a 20% discount on any of the shows sponsored by OLLI at HSU listed below.
Current OLLI members: To order your discounted tickets on one ore more of the shows below, contact the Center Arts Box Office: 707-826-3928 or see the Center Arts website
National Circus & Acrobats of China
Wed., Sept. 16, 2015
7 p.m., Van Duzer Theatre • General: $36
See a vibrant visual spectacle combining elements of Chinese circus, Peking opera, and martial arts. The ensemble of over 35 artfully costumed performers consistently challenges gravity with unbelievable displays of strength, grace, and precision.
Danish String Quartet
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015
8 p.m., Fulkerson Recital Hall • General: $56
The Danish String Quartet is a fresh, vigorous, and surprising ensemble with sold-out concerts worldwide. With an uncanny chemistry, uncommon virtuosity, and “rampaging energy” (The New Yorker), the young group has been acclaimed as one of the “best quartets before the public today” (Washington Post).
Cirque Alfonse: Timber!
Tues., Jan. 28, 2016
7 p.m., Van Duzer Theatre • General: $46
Hailing from the small town of Saint-Alfonse- Rodriguez, Quebec, this innovative nouveau cirque troupe includes three generations of performers from the Carabinier family. Timber! incorporates epic feats of agility and strength inspired by the natural raw materials of the forest and by farm equipment. With axes flying, logs rolling, and fiddles blazing, Timber! is a raucous celebration of the first North American lumberjacks, loggers, and farmers.
Thurs., Feb. 11, 2016
8 p.m., Van Duzer Theatre • General: $46
Cameron Carpenter is smashing stereotypes of organ music – while generating international acclaim and raucous audience response. Playing the mighty console of his own custom-built touring organ, Carpenter performs an eclectic repertoire ranging from Bach to his original compositions and hundreds of transcriptions and arrangements.
Acoustic Africa: Habib Koité & Vusi Mahlasela
Tues., March 29, 2016
8 p.m., Van Duzer Theatre • General: $36
This exhilarating musical journey focuses on the African guitar and vocal tradition. The Acoustic Africa tour includes Habib Koité, the Malian superstar whose exciting concerts have endeared him to audiences worldwide. He pairs up with South Africa’s Vusi Mahlasela, who is simply known as “The Voice” in his country. These leading lights of African music reflect the diverse musical traditions of their homelands. See details on Center Arts website...