Upcoming Performing Arts

August 25th, 2014
Thursday, December 11 10:50 am-12:05 pm PAC Free to students/staff w/SCCC ID, Community $10.00, Student Groups $5.00 per student Taikoza was formed in 1995 by Marco Lienhard in New York City in collaboration with other professional Taiko players. The Taiko is a large, barrel-like drum that can fill the air with the sounds of rolling thunder. Drawing from Japan’s rich tradition of music and performance, Taikoza has created a new sound using a variety of instruments. In addition to drums of assorted sizes, Taikoza incorporates also the shakuhachi, the fue (both bamboo flutes) and the Koto (a 13 string instrument) to create new ...[Read More]
August 25th, 2014
Tuesday December 9, 2014 3 pm SC Theater Free to students/staff w/SCCC ID Community $10, School Groups $5.00 per student On August 7, 1974, a 24-year-old French high-wire artist named Philippe Petit committed one of the most astonishing performance stunts of the late 20th century: he strung a thin cable in between the two towers of the World Trade Center and not only walked across, from one building to another, but did a nerve-wracking series of knee-bends and acrobatic movements on the cable, some 1,350 feet above the ground, before turning himself in. This occurred to the consternation and chagrin of Port Authority policemen, ...[Read More]
August 25th, 2014
Friday December 5, 2014 Bus leaves campus at 7 am, returns at 3 pm Tickets on sale in the Box Office for Students ($30) on 11/5, Staff ($60) and Community ($70) on 11/12 Popcorn and drink included As unique today as it was in 1932, Radio City Music Hall is the showplace of the nation. Only the world’s largest indoor theater could host the most spectacular Christmas celebration. The Radio City Christmas Spectacular is an annual musical holiday stage show presented at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The show features over 140 performers, lavish sets and costumes and an original ...[Read More]
August 25th, 2014
Thursday November 20, 2014 11 am-12 pm, PAC Free to students/staff w/SCCC ID, Community $10.00, School Groups $5.00 per student In the year 1608, Captain John Smith sailed up the Potomac River to “Tayac Territory” where he met the Piscataway people. The Piscataway spoke Algonquian and became a central force in a Confederation of many Nations, including the powerful Iroquois. Today, the Piscataway Indian Nation is famous for their internationally recognized living history program featuring Mark Tayac’s Turtle Island Dancers. From “Tayac Territory” near Port Tobacco, MD, Mark Tayac and the Turtle Island Dancers travel throughout Europe, Canada and the United States. Frequent ...[Read More]