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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.


Red Horse

Mar 23

Red Horse 

Pollak Theatre - 8 PM

Red House Records is pleased to announce the July 13, 2010 release of Red Horse, the debut album from folk’s newest supergroup featuring Eliza Gilkyson, John Gorka and Lucy Kaplansky.


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.