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September 2015
$25 Adult & $14 Student/Youth

KU Symphony Orchestra with special guest Benjamin Beilman, violin

September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Benjamin Beilman is the recipient of a prestigious 2014 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship, the 2012 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a London Music Masters Award. He performs regularly with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, has been featured in the great recital halls of the world and recently made his Alice Tully Hall debut. Beilman has performed as a soloist with some of the world’s most renowned orchestras, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, Zürich Kammerorchester and Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Mexico.

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October 2015
$25 Adult & $14 Student/Youth

Black Violin

October 1 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Named one of the hottest bands at South by Southwest in 2013, Black Violin plays a blend of classical, hip-hop, rock, R&B and bluegrass music. The classically trained twosome, Wilner “Wil B” Baptiste and Kevin “Kev Marcus” Sylvester are a welcome revelation for their ability to meld highbrow and pop culture into a single genre-busting act. Live, they are accompanied by their band, featuring ace turntable whiz DJTK (Dwayne Dayal). Individually and together, this talented duo has collaborated with the…

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$35–$45 Adult & $19–$24 Student/Youth

KANSAS

October 2 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Founded in Topeka in 1969, KANSAS has spent more than four decades as a part of the lives of music lovers. The band has produced eight gold albums, three sextuple-platinum albums, one platinum live album, the gold single Dust in the Wind and the iconic Carry on Wayward Son.

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$30 Adult & $16 Student/Youth

Tesla Quartet

October 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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The Tesla Quartet, winner of the 2012 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, will present a program featuring music from Haydn, Bartók and Dvořák. The group’s cellist, Serafim Smigelskiy, received a degree from Kansas City’s Park University International Center for Music.

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$30 Adult & $16 Student/Youth

Truth Values: One Girl’s Romp Through M.I.T.’s Male Math Maze

October 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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This award-winning solo performance tells a true-life tale about the challenges of being a professional woman in a male-dominated field. The show features writer, performer and “recovering mathematician” Gioia De Cari, who charmingly brings to life more than thirty characters. The story follows a young woman’s search for identity as she enrolls at the nation’s premier math and science institute. To her astonishment, professors suggest she stay home and have babies, grad students stalk her and a teacher relegates her…

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$25 Adult & $14 Student/Youth

The Magic of Bill Blagg: Live

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Critics and audiences alike rave about Bill Blagg’s incredible high-energy, grand-scale magic and illusion that will have you rubbing your eyes in disbelief. Watch as audience volunteers levitate in mid-air, vanish in the blink of an eye, and so much more! Blagg’s show is packed with new mind-blowing illusions, including his astounding demonstration of the world’s only Hoverboard, inspired by the film Back to the Future II. His trademark off-the-cuff personality makes this show a great family event you can’t…

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$35–$55 Adult & $19–$29 Student/Youth

An Acoustic Evening with LYLE LOVETT & JOHN HIATT

October 23 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Two veteran singer/songwriters join forces for a unique and intimate acoustic performance and deliver one of the most compelling and spontaneous concerts on the road.

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November 2015
$20–$30 Adult & $11–$16 Student/Youth

The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass

November 5 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass is a cornucopia of sound. Led by Curtis Institute of Music alum Rodney Marsalis, cousin of Wynton Marsalis, the ensemble’s work ranges from solo trumpet to brass quintet, and more. Composed of some of America’s top male and female brass musicians, this group is dedicated to engaging audiences and bringing the joyous experience of great music to the stage.

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$20–$30 Adult & $11–$16 Student/Youth

Thodos Dance Chicago with members of the University Dance Company

November 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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“Breathtakingly athletic” and “powerfully beautiful” are among the ways audiences and the press describe Thodos Dance Chicago (TDC). The company’s mission of inspiring expression through dance education, creation and performance has established TDC as an original force in modern dance.

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$25 Adult & $14 Student/Youth

KU Jazz Ensemble I with special guest Sean Jones, trumpet

November 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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For the remarkable composer, trumpeter, educator and activist Sean Jones, the pursuit of jazz is a most serious endeavor. He discovered jazz and the trumpet at ten years old upon hearing Miles Davis. After receiving his master’s degree from Rutgers University, Jones toured and performed with his own ensembles and held the position as lead trumpeter with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.

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$30 Adult & $16 Student/Youth

Kuok-Wai Lio & Zoltán Fejérvári

November 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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These two rising young stars showcase their solo skills and also partner in music for two pianos. Repertoire will include works by Beethoven, Schumann and Mozart. The very first winner of the Lawrence-based International Institute for Young Musicians Competition, Lio has recently been selected by András Schiff to participate in many international festivals. Fejérvári has been acclaimed as an “outstanding pianist,” and his playing as “nothing short of amazing.”

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$40–$55 Adult & $21–$29 Student/Youth

MAMMA MIA!

November 21 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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A mother, a daughter, three possible dads and a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget! Over 50 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show! Writer Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back…

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December 2015
$25–$40 Adult & $14–$21 Student/Youth

Sweet Honey in the Rock

December 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Founded in 1973, Sweet Honey in the Rock is deeply rooted in a commitment to create music out of the rich textures of African-American legacy and traditions. The Grammy Award-winning a cappella ensemble possesses a stunning vocal prowess that captures the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, traditional gospel hymns, rap, reggae, African chants, hip-hop, ancient lullabies and jazz improvisation. Celebrating the Holydays is a rare presentation of traditional American holiday spiritual songs and hymns, as well as songs from other…

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January 2016
$25–$40 Adult & $14–$21 Student/Youth

Moscow Festival Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty

January 24, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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The world-famous Moscow Festival Ballet will present The Sleeping Beauty. Often considered the finest achievement of the classical ballet, this piece offers a grandiose and refined blending of the traditional mime, expressive pas d’action and spectacular divertissements in a lavish theatrical setting

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$35-$50 Adult & $19-$26 Student/Youth

Patti LuPone: Coulda, Woulda, Shoulda…played that part

January 26, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lied Center of Kansas,
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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Tony and Olivier Award-winner Patti LuPone in her new concert COULDA, WOULDA, SHOULDA….played that part performs songs from musicals which she could have played, should have played, did play and will play. The list of shows includes Hair; Bye, Bye Birdie; Funny Girl; West Side Story; and Peter Pan. It also includes her Tony Award-winning performances in Evita and Gypsy.

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