• 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

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      • 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.

      • Blacksburg High School: "Year of the Artist"

        date=Wednesday, December 13-Wednesday, December 20, 2017`desc=The 2017-2018 school year is the fifth anniversary of the new Blacksburg High School building, and to honor this occasion, Blacksburg High School has designated it as the “Year of the Artist.”

      • 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.

      • 22 Steps

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

      • 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.