Single Ticket Sales Begin August 1 for Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series

Jul 31, 2018

DUBUQUE, Iowa – Single ticket sales for University of Dubuque’s 2018-2019 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series begin tomorrow, Wednesday, Aug. 1, at 11:00 a.m. online, by phone, or in-person. This year’s series boasts 26 guest artist performances selected from today’s international touring circuit plus the sixth annual Christmas at Heritage Center.

Discounted season ticket packages also continue to be sold via all sales methods. New for 2018-2019 is a Build-Your-Own CenterStage season ticket package option. Patrons who choose seven or more of 15 events will be eligible for a variety of benefits including discounts up to 25 percent. Deeper discounts are available for UD-affiliated patrons, children, and active duty, retired, and reserve military personnel. Other subscriber benefits include priority seating, reduced fees, free Christmas at Heritage tickets, payment plan option, and advance purchasing privileges.

In addition, subscribers may supplement with Family Series and B.I.T.E. Size Series ticket packages. Except for the second season of intimate shows in Babka Theatre, all performances occur in John and Alice Butler Hall.

Patrons are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance. New for 2018-2019, all tickets increase by $5.00 beginning at midnight the day of performances.

Tickets for all events are available for sale beginning tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. at the Farber Box Office, Heritage Center, University of Dubuque, 2255 Bennett Street; by phone at 563.585.SHOW; or online at Summer box office hours are Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Normal weekday hours of 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. will resume Monday, August 20. Farber Box Office offers short-term curbside parking beneath the drive-through canopy at Heritage Center’s main entrance. To request a full brochure or more information, please call the box office.

The 2018-2019 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series features the following Butler Hall events:

August 28, 2018 – 8:00 p.m.
B2wins from Brazil

September 21, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Dance Crash, “The Bricklayers of Oz”

October 5, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Manhu from China, presented in cooperation with the Dubuque Arts Council

October 6, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Chanticleer, an orchestra of voices

October 23, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
David Caserta’s Haunted Illusions

October 26, 2018 – 8:00 p.m.
An Evening with Lonestar (UD Homecoming)

November 9, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass, “Brothers on the Battlefield: The Power of Love”

November 11, 2018 – 2:00 p.m.
Sleeping Beauty, performed by Virginia Repertory Theatre

November 16, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Pat Hazell’s The Wonder Bread Years

November 30, 2018 – 7:30 p.m.
Christmas at Heritage Center: An Evening of Lessons & Carols

December 2, 2018 – 2:00 p.m.
Junie B. in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells, performed by Casa Mañana of Fort Worth, Texas

January 18, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
Million Dollar Quartet, produced by Gershwin Entertainment

January 26, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs, presented by Missoula Children’s Theatre

February 1, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
Femmes of Rock starring Bella Electric Strings

February 14, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
LUMA Art in Darkness

February 20, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.

March 2, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
Scythian and Kennedy’s Kitchen: A Celtic Celebration with guests, McNulty Irish Dancers

March 23, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
Unni Boksasp Ensemble from Norway, presented in cooperation with the Dubuque Arts Council

March 31, 2019 – 2:00 p.m.
E.B. White’s Stuart Little, performed by Virginia Repertory Theatre

April 12, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
OLE!  The Original 3 Amigos, Music and Comedy from Old Mexico

April 14, 2019 – 2:00 p.m.
The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System, performed by TheaterWorksUSA of New York

May 3, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
“Lyrics Alive” opera and musical theater cabaret concert, with members of Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Ryan Opera Center

2018-2019 B.I.T.E. Size Series Babka Theatre events:

October 19, 2018 – 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Freud’s Last Session, performed by Go Fish Productions

March 1, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
ComedySportz, “Guys in Ties”

March 3, 2019 – 2:00 p.m.
March 4, 2019 – 7:30 p.m.
The Giver, performed by Literature to Life

April 5, 2019 – 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
An Afternoon/Evening with Mark Twain, starring Dr. Michael Mauldin