Georgia Southern Performing Arts Center Announces 2013-2014 Season
“Flipside: The Patti Page Story” will be performed at the PAC on Jan. 14.
The Georgia Southern University Performing Arts Center has announced the 2013-2014 season, including tributes to Johnny Cash and Patti Page, hit Broadway performances, the Moscow Festival Ballet and more.
“We are excited about the wide range of talents and performances this season will bring to the Georgia Southern campus and Statesboro community,” said Performing Arts Center Director Carol Thompson. “From Broadway stars to nostalgic tributes, this series of eclectic performances is sure to entertain audiences of all ages.”
The season kicks off at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 26 with “Broadway Boys,” six of the hottest male voices currently working on the New York stage. Other season performances include the Hungarian State Folk Ensemble on Oct. 17, Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show on Nov. 1, and “Ring of Fire: the Music of Johnny Cash,” on Nov. 21.
The season will continue in January 2014 with “Flipside: The Patti Page Story,” on Jan. 14, a comedy about Groucho Marx on Feb. 1 and the Moscow Festival Ballet performing “Cinderella” on Feb. 21. Audiences can enjoy a tribute to Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli in “Liza & Judy: Together Again!” on March 6. The season comes to a close on April 11 with “Hot on Broadway,” featuring Tony Award winning cast members performing the songs and dances of today’s Broadway hits.
Previous season subscription holders can renew their subscription for the 2013-2014 season from Aug. 5-21. New season subscriptions may be purchased from Aug. 26 to Sept. 26. Tickets for individual performances go on sale to the general public on Sept. 12. To purchase tickets, contact the Performing Arts Center’s Box Office at 912-478-7999 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Tickets are also available one hour prior to curtain on the show date.
Georgia Southern University, a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University founded in 1906, offers 125 degree programs serving more than 20,500 students. Through eight colleges, the University offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs built on more than a century of academic achievement. Georgia Southern is recognized for its student-centered approach to education. Visit: www.georgiasouthern.edu.