Shore to kick off 2009
Hanover College Guest Artist Series
Cole to demonstrate
versatile talent at event
Guest Artist Series
25: Saxon Shore, 7:30 p.m., Parker Auditorium
Oct. 22: Violin Virtuosi, 7:30 p.m., Lynn
Center for Fine Arts
Nov. 23: Vienna Boys Choir, 7:30 p.m., Parker
Jan. 16, 2010: Runt of the Litter
featuring Bo Eason, 7:30 p.m., Parker Auditorium
March 18, 2010: Addison Road, 7:30 p.m.,
Information and tickets available at www.hanover.edu/arts
or call (812) 866-7200.
(September 2009) A holiday performance by
the world-famous Vienna Boys Choir, a wide-ranging trio of musical acts
and a one-person theatrical performance highlight the 2009-10 Hanover
College Guest Artist Series, which marks its 57th consecutive year bringing
outstanding performers to the local community.
The Philadelphia-based instrumental rock group Saxon Shore will open
the series Friday, Sept. 25, with a performance in Parker Auditorium.
The bands expansive music has been featured on television shows
CSI: Miami and HBOs 24/7 as well as commercials
for The Kentucky Derby, Sony HD and played during Major League Baseballs
all star game.
The Indiana University String Academys Violin Virtuosi will perform
Thursday, Oct. 22, in Fitzgibbon Recital Hall, Lynn Center for Fine
Arts. This select group of violinists has performed the works of such
masters as Bach, Brahms and Vivaldi, as well as contemporary compositions,
in the U.S., France, Spain, Italy, Sweden and Japan.
The Vienna Boys Choir will perform a once-in-a-lifetime holiday concert
Monday, Nov. 23, in Parker Auditorium. The internationally-beloved choir,
with a continuous history dating to 1498, features 100 choristers between
the ages of 10 and 14.
The one-man theatrical production, Runt of the Litter, will
be staged Tuesday, Jan. 19, in Parker Auditorium. Written and performed
by Bo Eason, this is the story of Easons career as a defensive
back for the Houston Oilers in the 1980s. He played safety while his
brother, Tony Eason, was the quarterback who led New England to the
Super Bowl in 1986. Eason will present a special, free performance for
local school groups Jan. 20 at 10 a.m.
The series finale features Christian musical group, Addison Road, Thursday,
March 18, in Parker Auditorium. The group has combined a unique pop-rock
sound with a mission to show others how to find their hope and identity
in God. Addison Roads self-titled debut album, released in March,
earned a 2009 Dove Award nomination for best new artist behind the chart
success of the songs All That Matters and Sticking
Season subscriptions are available for the Guest Artist Series until
Sept. 24 at considerable savings over the cost of single-session tickets.
Patrons can subscribe to the entire five-event series, plus all season
subscribers also receive a complimentary season pass to the Hanover
College Theatres four main-stage productions. Subscriptions cost
$65 for adults and $50 for seniors (65 and over).
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