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Peter Buffett


Friday, February 8, 2013 | 7:00 pm

Event: Peter Buffett
Emmy Award winning musician, philanthropist, and author
Location: TTU Allen Theatre
Tickets:
  • $18 General Admission
  • TTU Students-1 free ticket with valid ID
    at the SUB Allen Theatre information desk
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at TTU
    $12.00 General Admission ticket with
    valid OLLI ID at the Select-A-Seat
    Civic Center box office
  • Select-A-Seat: (806) 770-2000

Peter Buffett
Book and CD signing following performance. Community outreach for this program was funded in part by a grant from the Sybil B. Harrington Endowment for the Arts of the Lubbock Area Foundation.

"Knowing and admiring Peter as we do, Life Is What You Make It captures his spirit, passion, and values beautifully." - Bill and Melinda Gates

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Nachito Herrera

Friday, March 1, 2013 | 7:00 pm

Event: Nachito Herrera
Twice Grammy nominated Latin jazz pianist
Location: TTU Allen Theatre
Tickets:
  • $18 General Admission
  • TTU Students-1 free ticket with valid ID
    at the SUB Allen Theatre information desk
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at TTU
    $12.00 General Admission ticket with
    valid OLLI ID at the Select-A-Seat
    Civic Center box office
  • Select-A-Seat: (806) 770-2000
Nachito Herrera
CD signing immediately following performance. Community outreach for this program was funded in part by a grant from the Sybil B. Harrington Endowment for the Arts of the Lubbock Area Foundation.

"...Explosive. Crowd Pleasing. Rhythmically intense. Romantic. Dynamic. Jaw-droppingly good." - Minneapolis Star - Tribune

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Judy Collins

Friday, April 12, 2013 | 7:00 pm

Event: An Evening with Judy Collins
Legendary Grammy Award winning folk singer-songwriter
Location: TTU Allen Theatre
Tickets:
  • $18 General Admission
  • TTU Students-1 free ticket with valid ID
    at the SUB Allen Theatre information desk
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at TTU
    $12.00 General Admission ticket with
    valid OLLI ID at the Select-A-Seat
    Civic Center box office
  • Select-A-Seat: (806) 770-2000

 

Judy Collins

 

Books and CDs available following performance. Community outreach for this program was funded in part by a grant from the Sybil B. Harrington Endowment for the Arts of the Lubbock Area Foundation.

"...Ms. Collin's unblemished icicle voice evoked the kind of ethereal, far-sighted reflection that is her special artistic territory." - The New York Times

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Santa Fe Opera Spring Tour

Friday, April 21, 2013 | 3:00 pm

Event: Santa Fe Opera Spring Tour
Popular Arias, Songs & Favorites
Location: Hemmle Recital Hall
Tickets: No Ticket is required
SantaFe Opera

 



"We're here to be ambassdors of opera. Exposing people to opera is what the Santa Fe Opera's Spring Opera Tour is all about." - Kirk Pavitt, music director and pianist

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Contact & Comment
To suggest topics, speakers or performers for future events, or to comment on the current series, contact Presidential Lecture & Performance Series administrator
Jo Moore.


Parking Arrangements
We greatly appreciate University Parking Services for their consideration of our patrons in agreeing to provide complimentary parking preceding our events. Parking lots that are available for complimentary use are R11 - the Band lot, R07 - the Administration Building lot, and R13 - the Visitor lot. Please refer to the map for parking lot locations. Please note that parking in handicap, service and reserved spaces until 11:00 pm is prohibited without a valid TTU parking or handicap permit.


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