Faculty, staff, students: Carolina Performing Arts pre-sale begins June 12

For the first time, Carolina Performing Arts is making subscriptions and single tickets available to UNC-Chapel Hill faculty, staff and students on June 12, one week before they go on sale to the general public.

In addition to this exclusive pre-sale period, faculty and staff can save up to 35 percent on packages and student tickets are only $10.

Wynton Marsalis, András Schiff, Chris Thile and Alvin Ailey are among the internationally renowned performers, emerging artists and returning favorites who highlight Carolina Performing Arts’ 2013-14 season.  Twenty-seven programs showcasing the best in modern dance, classical concerts, world music, American roots and jazz will be featured Sept. 27 through April 23 at Memorial Hall.

Single tickets go on sale to the general public June 20. Subscriptions are available June 18.

The full schedule:

Fall 2013

• Sept. 27: Maceo Parker/ George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic

• Oct. 3-4: “Abyssinian – A Gospel Celebration” featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Chorale Le Chateau with Damien Sneed, conductor

• Oct. 8-9: L-E-V with Sharon Eyal & Gai Behar – “House”

• Oct. 23: András Schiff, piano – “Goldberg Variations”

• Oct. 27: An Acoustic Evening with Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt

• Oct. 29: Chris Thile

• Nov. 4: The Manganiyar Seduction

• Nov. 12: “World Blues” – Taj Mahal Trio, Vusi Mahlasela and Fredericks Brown featuring Deva Mahal

• Nov. 15: Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue

• Nov. 21: Club Night with ChocQuibTown

• Nov. 22: ChocQuibTown

• Dec. 7-8: “The Nutcracker” – Carolina Ballet

• Dec. 9: “Jazz for the Holidays” – NC Jazz Repertory Orchestra with René Marie

Spring 2014

• Jan. 30: Handel’s “Theodora” – The English Concert with Harry Bicket, conductor

• Jan. 31: The Spring Quartet – Jack DeJohnette, Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding and Leo Genovese

• Feb. 11: Lang Lang, piano

• Feb. 14: “One Night in Bamako” – Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba, and Fatoumata Diawara

• Feb. 21: Wayne Shorter Quartet

• Feb. 25-26: Compagnie Käfig

• March 18-19: STREB – “FORCES!”

• March 25: Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn

• March 28: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields with Joshua Bell

• April 2: Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan – “Songs of the Wanderers”

• April 3: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra with Gianandrea Noseda, conductor

• April 6: Brooklyn Rider with Dawn Upshaw, soprano

• April 11: Wendy Whelan – “Restless Creature”

• April 22-23: Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Get more details about the 2013-14 season.

 Published May 31, 2013.