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Jad Abumrad

May 18, 2019

Jad Abumrad is the host and creator of Radiolab , a public radio program broadcast on 524 stations across the nation and downloaded more than 9 million times a month as a podcast. Most days, Radiolab is the 2nd most popular podcast, just behind This ....
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Mutts Gone Nutts

March 2, 2019

Expect the unexpected, as canines and comedy collide in a smash hit performance, that’s leaving audiences everywhere howling for more. From shelters to showbiz, these amazing mutts unleash havoc and hilarity in a breathtaking, action-packed, comedy....
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Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

March 17, 2019

The Ukulele Orchestra was formed in 1985 as a bit of fun, but the first gig was an instant sell-out, and they’ve been performing ever since. The current ensemble has been playing together for over 20 years and has become something of a national....
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An Evening with Margaret Atwood

April 5, 2019

Margaret Atwood has long been a literary titan, but “current events have polished the oracular sheen of her reputation,” says The New Yorker. With her 1985 novel The Handmaid’s Tale back on the bestsellers lists and its television adaptation....
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Pilobolus – Shadowland: The New Adventure

April 12, 2019

Shadowland: The New Adventure In 2009, Pilobolus created Shadowland, the first show of its kind, which the company has since performed in 32 countries, for over a million people. Now, Pilobolus is proud to present an all-new shadow adventure.  Shado....
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Finding Neverland

April 13 & 14, 2019

FINDING NEVERLAND tells the incredible story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters: Peter Pan. Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the....
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Complexions Contemporary Ballet

June 1, 2019

Combining technical precision, power and passion, Complexions Contemporary Ballet transcends tradition in a groundbreaking mix of styles ranging from ballet to hip hop.  Founded by former members of Alvin Ailey, Desmond Richardson and Dwight Rhoden,....
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EXPLORING MARS: Kobie Boykins, NASA Engineer

May 4, 2019

Join NASA engineer Kobie Boykins for a look at what Curiosity and other Mars rovers have discovered on the red planet.  Few events in the last decade of space exploration have captured the world’s imagination like NASA’s ongoing Mars Exploration....
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Yekwon Sunwoo

April 25, 2019

Gold medalist of the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, 28-year-old pianist Yekwon Sunwoo has been hailed for “his total command over the instrument and its expressiveness” (San Francisco Examiner). A powerful and virt....
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Preservation Hall Jazz Band

January 24, 2019

At a moment when musical streams are crossing with unprecedented frequency, it’s crucial to remember that throughout its history, New Orleans has been the point at which sounds and cultures from around the world converge, mingle and resurface, tran....
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The Wizard of OZ

February 23 - 24, 2019

The national Broadway tour of THE WIZARD OF OZ is a spectacular celebration of that classic 1939 MGM film. It is a new, refreshed and lavish rendition of the beloved classic. Audiences young and old, seeing it for the first time or the fifth, will be....
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Beijing Dance Theater – “Hamlet”

February 22, 2019

Hamlet Beijing Dance Theater, one of China’s most distinguished dance companies, with its stunning dancers, returns to the U.S. with Hamlet. In 2006, FENG Xiogang invited WANG Yuanyuan to work on his film The Banquet, based on Shakespeare’....
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Arlo Guthrie – “Alice’s Restaurant” Back By Popular Demand Tour

February 20, 2019

Alice’s Restaurant – Back By Popular Demand Tour With a distinguished and varied career spanning almost sixty years, Arlo Guthrie has become an iconic figure in folk music. When he took to the road to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of his....
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MOMIX, Opus Cactus

September 14, 2018

The internationally-acclaimed dance company, MOMIX, and Artistic Director Moses Pendleton, brings the landscape of the American Southwest to life with Opus Cactus, which uses MOMIX’s signature illusionistic style to create images of cactuses, slith....
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Soweto Gospel Choir

October 24, 2018

Under the direction of Beverly Bryer, Soweto Gospel Choir celebrates the unique and inspirational power of African Gospel music and is dedicated to sharing the joy of faith through music with audiences around the world. ....
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WHEN WOMEN RULED THE WORLD: Egyptologist Kara Cooney

November 10, 2018

When it comes to women in power, we’ve come a long way…right? Join Dr. Kara Cooney, professor of Egyptology, for a look at a time in ancient history when women ruled the world. Often neglected in the history books, these women were considered exc....
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Becoming Kareem

November 17, 2018

Hosted by Roy Firestone Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s turbulent journey from being the good little boy attending Catholic school to becoming a world-class athlete, world-shaking activist, and world-wide best-selling author was guided by a series of well-me....
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Roman Rabinovich

November 30, 2018

As world-renowned pianist, Roman Rabinovich has become one of the youngest global sensations in the music world because of his elite skills and creativity. Rabinovich, a top prizewinner at the 12th Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competi....
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CAPTURING THE IMPOSSIBLE: Filmmaker Bryan Smith

February 2, 2019

For extreme filmmaker Bryan Smith, the line between going for it and going too far is often blurry – especially when you’re exploring the earth’s most remote environments. In this edge-of-your-seat presentation, Bryan shows you what it mean....
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Dorrance Dance – “ETM: Double Down”

February 9, 2019

ETM: Double Down Dorrance Dance is an award-winning tap dance company based out of New York City, combining classic tap with more contemporary styles for more interesting and conceptual performances that aim to expand the audience of tap dancing. ETM....
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Ballet Hispánico

May 18, 2018

Ballet Hispánico, a “strong ambassador of not just Latino culture but of dance itself” (Broadway World), brings its bold and eclectic brand of contemporary dance with an all-Latina choreographer program for the 2017-2018 season. The engagement f....
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The Sound of Music

June 1-3, 2018

The Hills Are Alive! A brand-new production of The Sound of Music is coming to Jones Hall. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award....
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Penn & Teller

June 8, 2018

For over 40 years Penn & Teller have defied labels—and at times physics and good taste– by redefining the genre of magic and inventing their own very distinct niche in comedy. With sold out runs on Broadway, world tours, Emmy-winning TV s....
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