Robbins' Actors' Gang troupe to perform
UNIVERSITY PARK - On May 17, 1968, in Catonsville, Md., nine Catholics, including two priests and a former nun, used homemade napalm to burn hundreds of draft files in protest of America's war in Vietnam.
The Actors' Gang, a Los Angeles theater company co-founded and directed by actor Tim Robbins, will perform "The Trial of the Catonsville Nine" at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2 in Eisenhower Auditorium.
The Keigwin Kabaret explores performance art in their show at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23 in Rosenberger Auditorium in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts on the Juniata College campus.
Tickets are $32 for adults, $10 for University Park students and $26 for person 18 and younger. Tickets are available online at www.cpa.psu.edu, charge-by-phone at 863-0255 or 800-ARTS-TIX and at Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Tickets Downtown, HUB-Robeson Center and Bryce Jordan Center.
Country's Aldean heads to Penn State
UNIVERSITY PARK - Jason Aldean, one of the hottest acts in country music, will bring his latest tour to the Bryce Jordan Center at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 26.
Aldean's latest album "Wide Open" features the hit "Big Green Tractor."
Tickets are $31.75 and $36.75 and go on sale at 10 a.m. today. Tickets will be available at the Bryce Jordan Center, Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Tickets Downtown, Penn State Altoona Campus, online at www.ticketmaster. com and www.bjc.psu.edu or charge-by-phone at 865-5555.
Exhibit features works of two artists
Up and coming artists Marney Fuller and Matthew Kreher will have their works on display in the McLanahan and Sheetz Galleries of the Misciagna Family Center for Performing Arts on the Penn State Altoona campus. The exhibit will be on view through Feb. 13.
The galleries are open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and before and during all performances.
For more information, call 949-5452.
Kabaret explores performance art
HUNTINGDON - Combining contemporary dance, circus sideshows, burlesque and vaudeville, the Keigwin Kabaret will give Juniata College a glimpse behind the culture of performance art at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23 in Rosenberger Auditorium in the Halbritter Center for the Performing Arts on the Juniata campus.
The performance is not suitable or recommended for all ages.
Tickets are $20 for the general public, $12 for seniors age 65 and older and children age 18 and younger and free for Juniata College students with ID.
Rockers visiting Bryce Jordan Center
UNIVERSITY PARK - Hard rockers Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin, with special guest Flyleaf, will bring their co-headlining tour to Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center at 7 p.m. Feb. 17.
Tickts are $39.75 for the general public and $24.75 for Penn State students. Tickets go on sale at noon today and will be available at the Bryce Jordan Ticket Center, Eisenhower Auditorium, Penn State Tickets Downtown, Penn State Altoona Campus, online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.bjc.psu.edu or charge-by-phone at 865-5555.