Season tickets for Mississippi State University’s 2019-20 Lyceum Series are available for purchase through Friday [July 19]. General public season tickets are $150 per person; $135 for MSU employees and senior citizens.
Starting Monday [July 22], mini-series tickets will be available to the general public for $75 and $65 for MSU employees and senior citizens. The mini-series ticket option includes attendance to three programs and features guaranteed reserved seating at a discounted rate.
The annual series supports performing arts in the Starkville and MSU communities. Featuring some of the world’s most talented artists, this season’s lineup includes:
--Sept. 17, Akropolis Reed Quintet, which has been hailed by Fanfare Magazine for its “imagination, infallible musicality and huge vitality.”
--Oct. 15, “The Hot Club of San Francisco” ensemble presenting innovative arrangements of classic tunes and original compositions featuring violin, bass, guitar and a swinging rhythm section.
--Oct. 27, “Taj Express: A Bollywood Musical Revue” capturing the expressive spirit of the world of Bollywood movies through a fusion of film, dance and live music.
--Jan. 23, “Voctave,” an 11-member a cappella group featuring singers with diverse backgrounds, from Walt Disney World entertainment, gospel music and musical theater to contemporary Christian, barbershop and pop music.
--Feb. 25, “Artrageous!” troupe of artists, musicians, singers and dancers paying tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and music genres with a performance culminating in a gallery of finished paintings.
--March 30, Aquila Theatre’s dramatic adaptation of Homer’s epic tale “The Odyssey.”
For more information and to purchase season tickets, visit lyceum.msstate.edu or call the Center for Student Activities at 662-325-2930.