Looking to attend a fun and exciting Slippery Rock University Performing Arts event? Here you can find out about ticket and policy information, learn about sponsoring an event or making a donation to the Performing Arts Series. View all of our upcoming performances and even past ones. Have any questions? Visit our frequently asked questions page to find out all the information you need. Contact us at any time!


Scheduled Performances


Alice Tan Ridley
Alice Tan Ridley in concert

Friday, October 16, 2015
University Union, Multi-Purpose Room
7:30 p.m.
An "America's Got Talent" finalist in 2010, gospel and R&B sensation
Alice Tan Ridley has got it all: a powerful voice, extraordinary musicianship
and an electrifying stage presence that brings audiences to their feet.
Talent runs in the family: actress Gabourey Sidibe is her daughter.


SRU Jazz Band

A Swinging Good Time

Saturday, November 7, 2015
Smith Student Center, Ballroom
7:30 p.m.
Our incredibly talented SRU Jazz Ensemble and dance students
promise a special evening as they teach, demonstrate and perform
your all-time swing favorites. Come prepared to dance or just
watch ... how much you participate is up to you.
Café-style seating


Kevin Spirtas

Holiday Nights and Days
starring Kevin Spirtas

Friday, December 4, 2015
University Union, Multi-Purpose Room
7:30 p.m.
Let Kevin take you on an energetic tour of his career highlights, from
his Broadway debut to his years as physician Craig Wesley on "Days
of Our Lives." His performances bring down the house, whether
he's crooning a beautiful ballad, singing his way through unforgettable
music from Broadway shows or brightening up the season with
holiday tunes.
Café-style seating



Vocaldente - A Cappella Art

Thursday, March 24, 2016
University Union, Multi-Purpose Room
7:30 p.m.
Join us for a magical evening with these five extraordinary
performers from Germany and you'll understand how Vocaldente
won the world's biggest a cappella competition. Unlike other
a cappella groups, Vocaldente doesn't rely on technical devices or
amplifiers - their purely acoustic concerts take a cappella back to
its roots.


Barrage *

Barrage 8

Thursday, April 28, 2016
University Union, Multi-Purpose Room
7:30 p.m.
Barrage 8, from the creators of the hit show "Barrage," features
all the instruments in the modern string family, played with energy
and panache by virtuoso performers. The instrumentation drives
a rich and powerful sonic palette that explores music from many
genres - and will leave you wanting more.


Donate to PAS

Generous support from alumni and friends enriches the academic experience, providing scholarships, creative learning opportunities, and state of the art facilities and technology for SRU students. In challenging economic times, your gift is even more important. Thank you for supporting Slippery Rock University!

Slippery Rock University

Russell Wright Alumni House and Conference Center
1 Morrow Way
Phone: 800.GetROCK | Fax: 724.738.4784