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An Appalachian Summer
ANNOUNCING IT'S 31 YEAR IN 2015
A Diverse and Unique Mixture of Music, Dance, Theatre, Visuals Arts and Film to the High Country!
This year, An Appalachian Summer Festival will celebrate 31 years of providing one of the best arts and entertainment festivals in the High Country. What started over three decades ago as a small chamber music festival in July has grown into a multidisciplinary festival that offers diverse presentations like concerts, sculpture walk, live stage plays, orchestra performances and so much more.
The lineup for the 2015 An Appalachian Summer Festival is as follows: June 27 Outdoor fireworks concert with Kacey Musgraves | July 3 Turchin Center summer Exhibition Opening | July 10 Parsons Dance | July 11 Brian Stokes MItchell with the Winston-Salem Symphony | July 12 Eastern Festival Orcestra with Music Director Gerard Schwarz | July 13 Appalachian Energy Summit Keynote Address with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. | July 17 The David Grisman Sextet | July 18 The Beach Boys | July 19 Rosen-Schaffer Competition for Young and Emerging Artists | July 23 Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton | July 24 & 25 In/Visible Theatre Presents "Without Words" | July 25 The 29th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Walk | July 31 Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
There are also multiple recurring events:
∙Broyhill Chamber Ensemble: July 7, 9, 21 & 30
∙Global Films Series: July 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29
∙Lunch and Learn Lecture Series: July 8, 15, 22 & 29
All of these events are subject to change.
Tickets for all events go on sale Monday, April 28 at 9am. Tickets can be purchased at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts Box Office located at 733 Rivers Street at Appalachian State University or by calling the box office at 800-841-2728.
For more information, visit the website at www.AppSummer.org