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Justin Townes Earle with special guest Tift Merrit

Mar 9

Justin Townes Earle with special guest Tift Merrit 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

This event was rescheduled from the original November 4, 2012 concert date. Family dynasties in country music are surely nothing new — but just as surely as Steve Earle has blazed a trail of bracingly honest songcraft and life


Tommy Sands

Mar 4

Tommy Sands 

Wilson Hall - 7 PM

Tommy Sands, County Down's singer, songwriter and social activist, has achieved something akin to legendary status in his own lifetime. From the pioneering tours with the highly influential Sands Family, playing Carnegie Hall to Moscow's Olympic Stadium, he has become one of Ireland's most powerful songwriters and enchanting performers.


Shawn Mullins and Mindy Smith

Mar 3

Shawn Mullins and Mindy Smith 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

A concert with Shawn Mullins and Mindy Smith. Shawn Mullins has undergone a series of transformative experiences leading to his eleventh studio release, Light You Up. His experiences included delving into the collaborative creative process by intensive co-writing, and in one instance putting him atop of the country charts via a key contribution to the Zac Brown Band’s “Toes.


PoemJazz with Robert Pinsky & Friends

Feb 15

PoemJazz with Robert Pinsky & Friends 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

Robert Pinsky, Three-time U.S. poet laureate and author of several acclaimed books of poetry, prose, and translation will bring his verse to life on the Pollak Theatre stage in a reading with musical accompaniment.


Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools

Feb 8

Southside Johnny & the Poor Fools 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

This concert has been rescheduled at the request of management. Please call the box office or check back for details. 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.


SOLD OUT - In the Mood: 1940s Musical Revue

Jan 27

SOLD OUT - In the Mood: 1940s Musical Revue 

Pollak Theatre - 4 PM

This performance is SOLD OUT. Back by popular demand, In the Mood returns with their big band orchestra, singers, and swing dancers. This retro 1940s musical revives the music that moved a nation's spirit and helped win a war.


Father Alphonse & The Orchestra of Saint Peter by the Sea

Dec 7

Father Alphonse & The Orchestra of Saint Peter by the Sea 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

A traditional sell-out at the Pollak Theatre, the annual Christmas concert by the beloved homegrown institution returns for its 22nd showcase of sacred carols and seasonal favorites.


The Holiday Guys starring MARC KUDISCH & JEFFRY DENMAN

Nov 29-Dec 2

The Holiday Guys starring MARC KUDISCH & JEFFRY DENMAN 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Starring three-time Tony Award winning nominee Marc Kudisch and Award-winning quadruple threat actor/singer/dancer/choreographer, Jeffry Denman two of the most talented performers on Broadway today, singing and dancing their way through classical holiday tunes in a fresh and “hilarious” re-gifting of the true meaning of the holidays.


Peter Yarrow w/ Special Guests Bethany & Rufus

Nov 11

Peter Yarrow w/ Special Guests Bethany & Rufus 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Fifty years after the release of the first album by Peter, Paul & Mary, the man who helped to reinforce folk music’s


Great Hall Milonga

Oct 28

Great Hall Milonga 

Wilson Hall - 3 PM

DUE TO WEATHER, GREAT HALL MILONGA IS CANCELLED FOR SUN. OCT. 28 All tango lovers (beginners through experienced) and even those who are just thinking about learning to tango are invited to join us for a sensational afternoon of dancing amongst the beautiful background of Wilson Hall. There will be an intro to Tango lesson for all beginners an hour before the Milonga given by Lee Sager and Silvana Brizuela of Tango Pantera.


Tinariwen with Special Guest Kishi Bashi

Oct 21

Tinariwen with Special Guest Kishi Bashi 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

Their backstory has been called “the most compelling of any band” — a stranger than fiction saga involving a guitar made from a tin can and stick a wood


California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio

Oct 14

California Guitar Trio & Montreal Guitar Trio 

Pollak Theatre - 7 PM

A set by the CGT is a constantly surprising thing mixing baroque fugues, surf music, arena rock and cowboy standards with the


Red Baraat

Oct 12

Red Baraat 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

They’ve been described as “a fiery blend of raucous Indian bhangra and funky New Orleans brass,” a street band playing “Bollywood with a go go beat.” Of course


Steve Earle - CANCELLED

Sep 25

Steve Earle - CANCELLED 

Pollak Theatre - 7:30 PM

This event has been cancelled ----- A protégé of legendary songwriters Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark, roots rocker and country legend Steve Earle is a master storyteller in his own right


Seán Tyrrell

Sep 22

Seán Tyrrell 

Lauren K. Woods Theatre - 7:30 PM

One of the world’s most breathtaking interpreters of traditional Irish words and music, Seán Tyrrell returns Stateside on the heels of his starkly beautiful new