Monday, October 22 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Great Hall
Valley Performing Arts Centerâs Broadway and American Song series kicks off with Kelli OâHara, âthe most accomplished Broadway ingÃ©nue to emerge in yearsâ (New York Times). She teams up with Grammy-winning baritone Nathan Gunn, âa singer of unmistakable star powerâ (Opera News), who also happens to be one of People magazineâs 50 sexiest men alive, for an evening of romantic duets from the Broadway stage. Highlights include showstoppers from Carousel, Show Boat, Kiss Me Kate, West Side Story, and much more.Broadway's Classic Hits is created, hosted and conducted by Tony Award-winner Ted Sperling.
Friday, November 02, 2012
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Great Hall
Traditional folk music and dance traditions from Mexicoâs various regions are the focus of exploration for Ballet FolklÃ³rico de MÃ©xico de Amalia Hernandez. Many of the ensembleâs works reflect the traditions of indigenous Mesoamerican culture. Performed in colorful costumes by dancers in bare feet who emote the sensuality, joy and exuberance of Mexican culture, Ballet FolklÃ³rico de MÃ©xico de Amalia Hernandez will leave you breathless.