Monday, January 26, 2015

Princeton University - McCarter Theatre

PERFORMANCE THEATER
Princeton University - McCarter Theatre
Nearby Venues
  • Suzanne Patterson Center
  • Johnson Education Center
  • Drumthwacket
91 University Pl. Princeton, NJ 08540
609-683-6500
  • Calendar
    Upcoming events
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      Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story
    • Monday, January 26, 2015
    • On February 3rd, 1959, the man who changed the face of popular music tragically died in a plane crash aged 22. Now, Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story tells the story of the three years in which he became the world's top recording artist with a show that features over 20 of Buddy Holly's greatest hits.
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      Sizwe Banzi is Dead
    • Tuesday, January 27, 2015
    • Four decades after winning a Tony for his historic collaboration with South Africa's greatest playwright, Athol Fugard, director John Kani returns with a new production of this stirring and personal play. "Sizwe Banzi Is Dead" is an exquisite demonstration of the political power of storytelling. A striking tale of heroism and perseverance, this powerful drama is filled with surprising humor and uplifting faith in the human spirit.
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      Sid the Science Kid - Live!
    • Saturday, February 7, 2015
    • In this new musical adventure based on the popular PBS Kids series, Sid and his friends set off on a day of scientific exploration, asking curious questions and discovering why things work the way they do. Full of audience participation, music, and content based in national science learning standards, 'Sid the Science Kid - Live!' will have kids laughing and learning at the same time.
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      Janine Jansen, Violinist
    • Monday, February 9, 2015
    • Jansen is an award-winning violinist who works regularly with the world's most eminent orchestras, including the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Berliner Philharmoniker and the New York Philharmonic, amongst others.
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      State Ballet Theatre of Russia: Swan Lake
    • Friday, February 13, 2015
    • The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings the world's most beloved ballet to glorious life! This company of distinguished dancers (known in Russia as the Voronezh State Theatre of Opera and Ballet) has showcased the unparalleled art of Russian ballet to countries throughout the world.
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      Ballet Hispanico
    • Tuesday, February 17, 2015
    • Internationally acclaimed as the foremost dance interpreter of Latino culture in the United States, Ballet Hispanico's fiery repertory blends ballet and ethnic dance into a colorful collage of contemporary Hispanic-American culture.
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      Circus Oz
    • Saturday, February 21, 2015
    • Australia's internationally much admired circus "Circus Oz" combines an eclectic mix of unique live music with stunning skills and daring stunts that will keep you on the edge of your seat with enthusiasm.
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      Silk Road Ensemble
    • Tuesday, February 24, 2015
    • Legendary cellist Yo-Yo Ma's quest for musical universals has taken him along unusual paths and with his Silk Road Project, he sets out in unexplored directions once again. The musicians perform both new and traditional works on both new and traditional instruments.
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      Vusi Mahlasela
    • Wednesday, February 25, 2015
    • Vusi Mahlasela is South Africa's leading political songwriter. He mixes folk, blues, and soul to create a unique sound that connects South Africa's Apartheid-scarred past with the promise of a better future.
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      Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: Visions From Cape Breton & Beyond
    • Saturday, February 28, 2015
    • Experience the sheer joy and virtuosity of two of the world's most celebrated fiddlers. Known for her flamboyant skill and trademark step dancing, Natalie MacMaster is the sweetheart superstar of the Cape Breton fiddle. Donnell Leahy is part of the band Leahy, the brilliant popular Canadian group.