Jason Samuels Smith's A.C.G.I. (Anybody Can Get It) Tap Company

Friday, September 20, 2013
8:00 p.m.
Duke Family Performance Hall

Jason Samuels Smith's creative concept behind A.C.G.I. involves showcasing the skills of an eclectic group of tap dancers. The catalyst is the idea that anybody can get better at what they do through hard work, dedication and commitment. Smith often finds inspiration for his works both in the legacy of the past and in the hope of tap's thriving future.


Craig

Yamato: The Drummers of Japan Present ROJYOH- The Beat on the Road

Friday, November 8, 2013
8:00 p.m.
Duke Family Performance Hall

Enthralling audiences with passion, excitement and sheer force, Yamato was founded in 1993 in Nara which is considered the birthplace of Japanese culture. These master drummers are young, modern and brimming with infectious energy as they take the ancient art of taiko drumming and bring it to audiences around the world.


DIAVOLO

Aquila Theatre Company in Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Duke Family Performance Hall

Founded with the desire to create bold reinterpretations of classical plays for contemporary audiences that sought to free the spirit of the original work and recreate the excitement of the live performance that made it become a classic play, the Aquila Theatre Company will bring new life to Ray Bradbury's visionary parable of a society gone awry in Fahrenheit 451.


Monks

An Evening with Antibalas

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
8:00 p.m.
Duke Family Performance Hall

Born in a Brooklyn warehouse in 1997, 12-piece ensemble Antibalas is credited with introducing Afrobeat to a wider global audience, influencing countless musicians and developing a live show that is the stuff of legend. Several members of Antibalas served as musical directors and the house band in the Tony Award-winning Broadway hit FELA! and penned original music for the show.


Danu

Reduced Shakespeare Company: All the Great Books (Abridged)

Friday, January 24, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Duke Family Performance Hall

Davidson welcomes back the bad boys of abridgement as they tackle the literary canon. In "All the Great Books (Abridged)," America's best-loved comedy troupe takes you through a compact compendium of 83 of the world's greatest works.

 


Complexions

The Cashore Marionettes: Life in Motion

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
8:00 p.m.
Duke Family Performance Hall

Unmatched in artistry, grace and refinement of movement, the internationally acclaimed Cashore Marionettes redefine the art of puppetry. Life in Motion is a concert of more than a dozen marionette pieces, performed by Joe Cashore in full view of the audience. A show for both adults and young adults.