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2018–19 Performing Arts Series Opens with A’cappella Group Nobuntu

Edson Auditorium
Author: 
Jenna Ray
Publication date: 
August 27, 2018

A'cappella vocal ensemble Nobuntu will open the 2018–19 University of Minnesota Morris Performing Arts Series on Saturday, October 6, at 7:30 p.m. in Edson Auditorium, Student Center.

Made up of young women from Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Nobuntu celebrates through song and dance the identities of African women. Their voices and energy and their breathtaking performances combine for an experience that communicates with the human side of anyone.

2018–19 Season

Interested audiences can look forward to seeing The Griffin Theatre's Letters Home, Tami Lee Hughes' The Legacy Show, and Polynesian Paradise Dancers later in the season. Visit morris.umn.edu/performing-arts to learn more.

Related Events

A convocation featuring Leigh Anne Tuohy, which was postponed this spring, has been rescheduled for Friday, September 28, in Edson Auditorium. Dubbed a "warrior princess" by author Michael Lewis in his best-selling book The Blind Side, Tuohy is the inspirational matriarch of the now world-famous family.

Get Tickets and Learn More

Tickets for the Performing Arts Series are available for purchase online, by phone and mail, or in person at the Office of Student Activities. Visit tickets.umn.edu or call 320-589-6077 today.

This presentation is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Crane Group.

Pictured: This year's Performing Arts Series will take place in the upgraded Edson Auditorium, opening this fall.