• An Onstage Conversation with Zadie Smith, author

        date=Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=”New York Times” bestselling novelist Zadie Smith was born in North London in 1975 to an English father and a Jamaican mother and graduated from Cambridge in 1997.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=D3263EEA-C28C-41D9-AF91-21A43BB5B4FD

      • PostClassical Ensemble: "Deep River: The Art of the Spiritual"

        featuring=Kevin Deas, bass-baritone`date=Saturday, March 23, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=PostClassical Ensemble lifts up works deserving greater advocacy, believing that music of consequence should be contextualized in new spaces for audiences, old and new, in search of deeper paths of engagement both intellectual and spiritual.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/mapSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=40E3D8D7-AA4F-448A-A7F6-E28B26B2AB5E

      • David Roussève/REALITY: "Halfway to Dawn"

        date=Saturday, March 30, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=David Roussève’s latest work is a blend of dance, music, video, text, theatre, and visual design that seeks to redefine biography and find the truth of the life of composer Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington’s main arranger and writing collaborator.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/mapSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=FB220A28-606B-4F6A-8E7C-388EEB9EC191

      • An Evening with Terry Tempest Williams, author, environmentalist, and activist

        date=Monday, April 1, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=Terry Tempest Williams has been called “a citizen writer,” a writer who speaks and speaks out eloquently on behalf of an ethical stance toward life.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=C2DD5A25-39AB-4AA8-8350-C23E4B868BAD

      • Amy X Neuburg | Moss Arts Center

        date=Friday, April 5, and Saturday, April 6, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=Amy X Neuburg has been developing her unique brand of irreverently genre-crossing works for voice, live electronics, and small and large ensembles for over 30 years.`tickets=https://artscenter.vt.edu/performances/amy-x-neuburg.html

      • Australian Chamber Orchestra

        featuring=Richard Tognetti, artistic director, and Inon Barnatan, piano`date=Sunday, April 7, 2019, 4 PM`desc=Internationally renowned for inspired programming and the rapturous response of audiences and critics, the orchestra returns to the Moss Arts Center for their second visit.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/mapSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=9E253CAD-A549-447E-BB64-DAE75FA55A59

      • Turtle Island Quartet with Cyrus Chestnut: "Carry Me Home"

        featuring=Cyrus Chestnut, piano`date=Friday, April 12, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=Renowned jazz master Cyrus Chestnut and the Grammy-winning Turtle Island Quartet continue their remarkable journey together as they traverse the myriad colors of jazz and beyond.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/mapSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=E5D3A5EC-DFE2-48AE-9AAC-AEC114BF7C31

      • Fred Hersch, piano; Kurt Elling, vocals; and Kate McGarry, vocals: "Leaves of Grass"

        featuring=Music by Fred Hersch and words by Walt Whitman`date=Friday, April 26, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=Jazz composer and pianist Fred Hersch’s “Leaves of Grass” celebrates the life and poetry of the American bard Walt Whitman, whose work redefined American poetry and had a significant, life-affirming impact on Hersch.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/mapSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=2C941BB5-2A7C-4087-99C1-DCBBBA2218BF

      • Pilobolus: "Shadowland: The New Adventure"

        date=Saturday, May 11, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=Developed in collaboration with “SpongeBob SquarePants” lead writer Steven Banks, the performance tells a love story about two people and their quixotic quest to save an imaginary bird.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/mapSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=B1B84E31-3E7A-4D50-9273-5F0556376FED

      • Robert Randolph and the Family Band

        date=Friday, June 7, 2019, 8:30 PM`desc=Our second annual reunion weekend concert features Robert Randolph and the Family Band as we welcome our friends, neighbors, and VT alumni who are home for the weekend.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=EEB31C8D-87C2-4B53-BA81-4A5D2253E761

      • School of Performing Arts | Music on Mondays: William Lang

        date=Monday, April 8, 2019, 8 PM`desc=Originally from Long Island, trombonist William Lang, an active performer, improviser, and teacher based in New York City, performs in this School of Performing Arts concert.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=07FF5072-9EDB-43F8-84AD-2D602B10F41E

      • School of Performing Arts: "Body, Full of Time"

        date=Thursday, April 25-Saturday, April 27, 2019, 7 PM, and Saturday, April 27, 2019, 4 PM`desc=A School of Performing Arts performance, “Body, Full of Time” is a solo choreographic work performed and created by movement and media artist Scotty Hardwig in collaboration with visual artist Zach Duer.`tickets=https://artscenter.vt.edu/performances/sopa-body-full-of-time.html

      • School of Performing Arts: Spring Choir Showcase

        date=Saturday, April 27, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=The Virginia Tech Chamber Singers, Women's Chorus, and Tech Men present their spring concert in preparation for their tour to Spain in this School of Performing Arts performance.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=8D5F8F69-824F-4862-BAB6-5CA9EB6A9FBF

      • School of Performing Arts: Festival of Bands

        date=Sunday, May 5, 2019, 1 PM`desc=Enjoy a full day of Virginia Tech band music with the Campus Band, Symphony Band, Wind Ensemble, Highty-Tighties, and the Blacksburg Community Band in this School of Performing Arts performance.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=F829E0C0-9F89-41F8-93A6-7A06FE24DDDD

      • School of Performing Arts: New Music Ensemble

        date=Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 8:30 PM`desc=This School of Performing Arts performance features the New Music Ensemble, which focuses on the discussion, performance, and artistry of experimental music since 1970.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?doWork::WSmap::loadMap=Load&createBO::WSmap=1&BOparam::WSmap::loadMap::performance_ids=E33B9F00-D782-449A-9CD6-4CA49BFF3534

      • 22 Steps

        date=Ongoing`desc="22 Steps" is an ongoing installation that celebrates the written word.

      • Diana Cooper: "HighWire," 2016

        date=On view through spring 2018`desc=Art, technology, and creativity coalesce in this expansive and inventive visual representation of complex systems, infrastructure, networks, and abstract data.

      • "Arboreal"

        date=Thursday, January 24-Saturday, March 23, 2019, 7:30 PM`desc=A stunning selection of works by emerging, national, and internationally acclaimed artists explores the imagery of trees as a potent signifier.

      • "ICAT: Open (at the) Source"

        date=Thursday, April 4-Saturday, June 1, 2019`desc=ICAT: Open (at the) Source enables visitors to explore and experience the research and innovation that’s happening within the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT).

      • SOVA Faculty Triennial

        date=Thursday, April 4-Saturday, May 4, 2019`desc=This inaugural faculty triennial exhibition highlights new work by current faculty in Virginia Tech’s School of Visual Arts (SOVA).

      • SOVA Senior Show

        date=Thursday, May 9-Saturday, May 18, 2019`desc=This refreshing annual exhibition features original and innovative works by graduating seniors in Virginia Tech’s School of Visual Arts and demonstrates their abilities in the areas of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, and ceramics, as well as visual communication design, installation, and new media.

      • Gerry Bannan

        date=Thursday, May 9-Saturday, June 1, 2019`desc=This exhibition presents a range of the artist’s work but focuses on this new body of work, in which the artist, in addition to introducing color, introduces birds, plants, and other small creatures in vivid, meticulously rendered tableaux of forest and riverbank scenes.