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Argentine Tango Classes (Session II)

Nov 11-Dec 16

Argentine Tango Classes (Session II) 

MAC At Monmouth - 6:45 PM

Please join instructor Lee Sager of Tango Pantera for a six week session of Argentine Tango Classes. No partner or experience necessary. Monday evenings at 6:45 for advanced and 8:00 for beginners

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Ani DiFranco

Nov 8

Ani DiFranco 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

After 20 years in the music biz, self-described “Little Folksinger” Ani DiFranco is still technically little, although her influence on fellow musicians, activists, and indie-minded people the world over has been huge. Opening the show will be female alternative singer/songwriter Melissa Ferrick, and three-time world champion spoken word artist featured on NPR, the BBC, HBO’s Def Poetry Jam Buddy Wakefield.


Rosanne Cash

Nov 1

Rosanne Cash 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

For over three decades Rosanne Cash has been one of the most compelling figures in popular music, with a remarkable body of work noted for its emotional acuity, rich and resonant imagery, and unsparing honesty.


An Evening with Keller Williams and Jake Shimabukuro

Oct 25

An Evening with Keller Williams and Jake Shimabukuro 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

In this double-header concert ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro is joined by singer, songwriter and musician Keller Williams


Julian Sands (In Person) in A Celebration of Harold Pinter

Oct 18

Julian Sands (In Person) in A Celebration of Harold Pinter 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Special Live Appearance!! With personal anecdotes and reflections drawn from their work together, Julian Sands (24, A Room with a View, The Killing Fields, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Impromptu, Leaving Las Vegas) combines Harold Pinter’s poems and political prose to create a very fresh and intimate insight into the Nobel laureate's literary legacy.


Ghost Hunters Live

Oct 4

Ghost Hunters Live 

Pollak Theatre - 9 PM

Since its 2004 Syfy Channel premiere, Ghost Hunters has become television’s #1 paranormal reality series. The show is now in its ninth season and is aired in more than 170 countries. Leader of The Atlantic Paranormal Society-Jason Hawes with fellow lead investigator Steve Gonsalves, will now bring their experiences with the paranormal and understanding of unexplained disturbances to live audiences in their theater presentation. Hear them talk about their scariest experiences, see unreleased footage from the show, and ask them questions about themselves or perhaps a ghostly experience of your own!


Aquila Theatre's Fahrenheit 451

Sep 27

Aquila Theatre's Fahrenheit 451 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

The Aquila Theatre will bring new life to Ray Bradbury’s visionary parable of a society gone awry. One of the most revered novels of the 20th century, Fahrenheit 451 is Ray Bradbury’s dystopian tale of a bleak future where literature and knowledge are on the edge of extinction.


Dawes

Sep 25

Dawes 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

The California-based roots rock band consisting of brothers Taylor Goldsmith and Griffin Goldsmith (lead vocals/guitar and drums, respectively), Wylie Weber (bass), and Alex Casnoff (guitar) was heavily influenced by the gentle, acoustic-based musical trappings and rich vocal harmony of the Laurel Canyon sound (Crosby, Stills & Nash, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell), as well as by the shambling, romanticized Americana of The Band.


Roger McGuinn

Apr 19

Roger McGuinn 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

As the leader of the influential 1960's group The Byrds, Roger McGuinn was on the leading edge, combining the rock beat of The Beatles with the folk sensibilities of Bob Dylan, to create the genre known as “folk-rock.”


Giants of the Baroque - Spring Concert

Apr 18

Giants of the Baroque - Spring Concert 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Monmouth University’s orchestra, choirs, and distinguished soloists will be under the direction of Dr. David Tripold performing music of the three giants of the 18th century High Baroque period.


Roger McGuinn Workshop and Guitar Circle

Apr 18

Roger McGuinn Workshop and Guitar Circle 

Wilson Hall - 1 PM

This workshop will include the history of The Byrds' musical revolution and contemporary technical information - highlighting the computer techniques McGuinn uses in recording. Bring your guitar to participate in the Guitar Circle!

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Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools - NEW DATE

Apr 13

Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools - NEW DATE 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

CD Release Show and Signing. Southside Johnny & The Poor Fools embark on a stripped down journey through Johnny Lyon’s eclectic version of the Great American Songbook. Playing a wide range of music pulled from Dylan, Mose Allison, Muddy Waters, NRBQ, Richard Thompson, Emmylou Harris, The Band, George Jones and more, The Poor Fools will also dive into some of the legendary Asbury Jukes material–revisiting the classics as well as the underperformed deep tracks.


Step Afrika

Apr 12

Step Afrika 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Step Afrika! is the first professional company in the world dedicated to the tradition of stepping. Founded in December 1994, the company is critically-acclaimed for its efforts to promote an understanding of and appreciation for stepping and the dance tradition's use as an educational tool for young people worldwide. Step Afrika! reaches tens of thousands of Americans each year and has performed on many stages in North & South America, Europe, Africa and the Caribbean.


CANCELLED - Step Afrika Workshop

Apr 11

CANCELLED - Step Afrika Workshop 

Anacon Hall - 3:30 PM

This event has been cancelled. Learn the ins and outs of "stepping," the percussive dance style created by African American college students, with a lesson by dance troupe Step Afrika. No experience needed.


John Hammond with Billy Hector

Apr 5

John Hammond with Billy Hector 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

With a career that spans over three decades, John Hammond is one of a handful of white blues musicians who was on the scene at the beginning of the first blues renaissance of the mid-'60s.