• Alarm Will Sound: "1969"

        date=Thursday, January 25, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=Just over 45 years ago, the Beatles and composer Karlheinz Stockhausen were fabled to have arranged to meet in New York City to plan a joint concert that never took place; its tantalizing promise is the departure point for Alarm Will Sound's "1969".`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=D417DEE9-E1AA-4CBB-B5C1-D5C5D7DA55ED

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      • The Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra of Sweden

        featuring=with Stefan Solyom, principal conductor and artistic advisor, and Catherine Manoukian, violin`date=Saturday, February 3, 2018, 4 PM`desc=Enjoy an all-Beethoven program performed by one of Sweden’s most venerated orchestras, the Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra of Sweden.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=476E729C-A5D6-4EF3-945D-D632619ADBE3

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      • Manual Cinema: "Ada/Ava"

        date=Saturday, February 10, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=Using vintage overhead projectors, multiple screens, puppets, actors, live feed cameras, multi-channel sound design, and live music, Manual Cinema presents "Ada/Ava".`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=7C8961E6-3ED9-4D27-9EB9-C3F699454195

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      • Dorrance Dance: "ETM: Double Down"

        featuring=with Michelle Dorrance, artistic director`date=Friday, February 23, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=The unique and powerful history of tap dance is presented in a new and dynamic context by Dorrance Dance.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=713F2C78-2AEA-43EE-9028-7C7CD1781718

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      • Limon Dance Company

        featuring=Colin Connor, artistic director`date=Saturday, March 3, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=Acclaimed for its dramatic expression, technical mastery, and expansive, yet nuanced movement, the Limón Dance Company illustrates the timelessness of José Limón’s work and vision.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=F92EBEEB-F830-4E2E-8B72-E8CCD46E53CD

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      • Circa: "Carnival of the Animals"

        featuring=Yaron Lifschitz, artistic director`date=Saturday, March 10, 2018, 2 PM and 7 PM`desc=The lines between movement, dance, theatre, and circus are beautifully blurred by the Circa carnival and its whimsical tales of creatures of land and sea, who tumble, fly, leap, and spin.`tickets=https://artscenter.vt.edu/performances/circa.html

      • Salaam: Exploring Muslim Cultures Performance

        date=Saturday, March 17, 2018, 8 PM`desc=Celebrate the voices and creative work of Virginia Tech students, developed in collaboration with visiting artists Omar Offendum, Saba Taj, and Karim Nagi throughout the 2017-2018 academic year.

      • National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba

        featuring=with Enrique Perez-Mesa, conductor, and featuring the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Gold Medalist, piano`date=Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=Direct from Havana, the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba performs a Latin-flavored and dance-inspired program.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=C97E8430-80B8-4947-A9AC-CA72E8A5D49F

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      • Sarah Koenig + Julie Snyder: "Binge-Worthy Journalism"

        date=Saturday, March 24, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=Award-winning podcast "Serial," co-created by Sarah Koenig and Julie Snyder, has become an internet sensation, downloaded more than 300 million times since it launched in 2014.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=677CFD7A-A033-4D4C-9F09-D73DB7EF8EB2

      • Urban Bush Women: "Hair and Other Stories"

        featuring=Jawole Willa Jo Zollar, artistic director`date=Saturday, April 28, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=For more than 30 years, choreographer Jawole Willa Jo Zollar’s company, Urban Bush Women, has given expression to the vitality and boldness of African American women.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=A346ED01-DAB1-4661-8967-8732A76CABAD

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      • Maria Schneider Orchestra

        date=Friday, May 4, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=The music of Maria Schneider blurs the lines between genres and is described as evocative, majestic, and magical.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=D8B83BA8-2064-4ED9-9DEE-868AF8CA4B6E

      • The Crooked Road's Mountains of Music Homecoming: Sierra Hull

        date=Friday, June 15, 2018, 7:30 PM`desc=We celebrate the Crooked Road’s Mountains of Music Homecoming this year with a special appearance by singer, songwriter, and mandolin player Sierra Hull.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=A24E6855-61F8-405C-B28E-8EEC18010E48

      • 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.

      • Ray Kass

        date=Thursday, January 18-Saturday, March 31, 2018`desc=A prominent Virginia artist with a long record of national and international exhibitions, Ray Kass is well known not only for the quality and breadth of his art, but as a pivotal, even catalytic figure who over the years brought luminaries of the art world to our region and influenced generations of artists.

      • Salaam: Saba Taj

        date=Thursday, April 5-Saturday, April 21, 2018`desc=A selection of vibrant and evocative mixed-media works by North Carolina-based artist and activist Saba Taj, on view as part of our project Salaam: Exploring Muslim Cultures.

      • ICAT: Open (at the) Source

        date=Monday, April 30-Sunday, June 9, 2018`desc=Open (at the) Source is a unique collaboration between the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology (ICAT), one of the seven research institutes at Virginia Tech, and the Moss Arts Center.

      • SOVA Senior Show 2018

        date=Thursday, May 3-Saturday, May 12, 2018`desc=Portfolio selections from graduating seniors in the Virginia Tech School of Visual Arts showcase creative development and exploration in traditional and digital media.

      • 22 Steps

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

      • "Soundscapes"

        date=Thursday, May 17-Saturday, June 9, 2018`desc=Experience an evocative world of sound art in an exhibition that features the work of seven leading contemporary sound artists, including Jana Winderen; Robin Rimbaud, aka “Scanner;” and Olivia Block.

      • Laurie Anderson: "Invented Instruments"

        date=Thursday, April 26-Saturday, June 9, 2018`desc=Laurie Anderson's Invented Instruments features a selection of the artist’s invented musical instruments and unusual musical scores developed over a quarter century as key creative tools in the artist’s much-heralded career as a performance artist and musician.

      • Open Workshop: Saba Taj

        date=Monday, January 29, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Create visual arts projects with guidance from guest artist Saba Taj as part of our project Salaam: Exploring Muslim Cultures.`tickets=http://bit.ly/WorkshopTaj

      • Talk: Stefan Solyom

        date=Saturday, February 3, 2018, 3 PM`desc=Directly before the performance by the Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra of Sweden, hear from Stefan Solyom, principal conductor of the ensemble, during a free talk.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=3BEEB116-DAC7-4592-8886-E4D13B41055B

      • Workshop: Manual Cinema

        date=Friday, February 9, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Learn about Manual Cinema’s work with video samples and audio story techniques through exercises in sound design, music composition, and a guided sound walk.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=650B93CF-1227-4816-947C-C7A545E66004

      • Open Workshop: Karim Nagi

        date=Monday, February 19, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Learn numerous Arab music and dance styles from guest artist Karim Nagi as part of our project Salaam: Exploring Muslim Cultures.`tickets=http://bit.ly/WorkshopNagi

      • Open Workshop: Omar Offendum

        date=Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Create poetry, spoken word, or hip-hop lyrics with guest artist Omar Offendum as part of our project Salaam: Exploring Muslim Cultures.`tickets=http://bit.ly/WorkshopOmar

      • School-Day Performance: Dorrance Dance

        date=Friday, February 23, 2018, 10 AM`desc=Since the Moss Arts Center’s opening in 2013, nearly 15,000 students, teachers, and families have participated in the center’s free pre-kindergarten to twelfth grade arts activities.

      • Talk: Colin Connor, Limón Dance Company

        date=Saturday, March 3, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Directly before the performance by Limón Dance Company, hear from Colin Connor, artistic director of the company.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=79CCA265-BB28-4056-A16E-6B6848E62A19

      • Talk: Cuban Musical Culture

        date=Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Explore the ajiaco, or cultural stew, of Cuba and its influence on the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba with Joseph Scarpaci, Latin American Studies scholar and executive director of the Center for the Study of Cuban Culture and Economy.`tickets=http://bit.ly/CubaTalkMAC

      • Talk: Urban Bush Women

        date=Saturday, April 28, 2018, 6 PM`desc=Before experiencing Urban Bush Women’s “Hair and Other Stories,” engage with members of the ensemble during this talk.`tickets=http:bit.ly/UBWtalkMAC