• Apr. 30–May. 4Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

    Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

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    • Tue., Apr. 30–Sat., May. 4, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the School of Theatre (The Mainstage Series)

    Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning drama examines the damage caused by lies, the pain of confronting one’s own mortality and the need to survive at any cost. Recommended for mature audiences.

  • May. 9Villalobos Brothers

    Villalobos Brothers

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    • Thu., May. 9–Thu., May. 9, 7:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the College of Fine Arts (The University Series)

    These three irresistible brothers use their violins and voices to redefine contemporary Mexican music, masterfully blending elements of jazz, rock and Mexican folk. Their high-octane performances, backed by guitar, drums and guitarrón, have brought listeners to their feet in Latin America, India and Russia as well as Carnegie Hall, Harlem’s Apollo Theater, Lincoln Center’s American Songbook and the Latin Grammy Awards.

    University Series season tickets sales begin Aug. 1 and single tickets sales begin Aug. 15. Purchase tickets online or by phone: 888.240.ARTS (936.468.6407).
  • May. 16The Jungle Book

    The Jungle Book

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    • Thu., May. 16:
      • 9:30 a.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium
      • 12:30 p.m., W.M. Turner Auditorium

    Presented by the College of Fine Arts (The Children’s Performing Arts Series (CPAS))

    Book and Lyrics by Scott Wichmann
    Music by Julie Fulcher
    Adapted from the Book by Rudyard Kipling
    Presented by Virginia Repertory Theatre

    Join young Mowgli as he learns the “Laws” of the jungle in this time-honored adventure. With the help of friends like the black panther, Bagheera, and Baloo the lovable bear, Mowgli learns about friendship and survival as he faces his fear and foils the tiger Shere Khan, his nemesis. This musical version of Rudyard Kipling’s classic will delight both the young and the young at heart.

    Curriculum Connection: Art, Language Arts, Literary Classic, Reading, Science, History, Music, Character Development
    Target Grades: K to 5

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