Events

  • Mar
    20
    Wed, March 20, 2019
    10:00am

    Featuring the best in outdoor filmmaking, the Banff Film Festival has become a perennial favorite at Appalachian State. The student edition of this remarkable series features selections suited to the interests of middle school students, allowing them to experience visits to exotic locations, the adrenaline rush of extreme sports, and a host of unexpected adventures.

    Run time approximately 90 minutes

  • Mar
    22
    Fri, March 22, 2019
    7:30pm

    Join us for one of North America's largest screenings of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. This year, Outdoor Programs is celebrating its 23rd Anniversary of hosting the World Tour!

  • Mar
    23
    Sat, March 23, 2019
    7:30pm

    Join us for one of North America's largest screenings of the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour. This year, Outdoor Programs is celebrating its 23rd Anniversary of hosting the World Tour!

  • Apr
    5
    Fri, April 5, 2019
    10:00am

    The World of Musicals brings the very best of musical theatre to life. This captivating production is an emotional journey through the great world of musicals that will leave young audiences spell-bound and singing along with their favorite show tunes from the movies and musicals they love.

    Run time approximately 60 minutes

  • Apr
    5
    Fri, April 5, 2019
    7:00pm

    The World of Musicals brings the very best of musical theatre to life. This captivating production is an emotional journey through the great world of musicals that will leave audiences spell-bound and singing along with their favorite show tunes from the movies and musicals they love.

  • Apr
    8
    Mon, April 8, 2019
    7:00pm

    Moisés Kaufman is the founder and artistic director of Tectonic Theater Project, a Tony- and Emmy-nominated director and playwright, and a 2015 recipient of the National Medal of Arts. His play “The Laramie Project” is about the community of Laramie, Wyoming, in the aftermath of the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, who was a gay student at the University of Wyoming. The murder, which was denounced as a hate crime, sparked a national debate.

  • Apr
    26
    Fri, April 26, 2019
    10:00am

    The Walker College of Business welcomes Indian child rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize 2014 laureate Kailash Satyarthi as the keynote speaker for a special co-presentation of the Boyles Distinguished Lecture Series and the Global Opportunities Conference.

APPlause! Series

Enriching lives, sparking imaginations and inspiring a love of learning through the arts! APPlause! offers a variety of performances at venues across the Appalachian State University campus that feature university-based artists as well as local, regional and world-renowned professional artists. These affordable performances offer access to a wide variety of art disciplines for K-12 students.

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    Order tickets by telephone by calling toll-free 800-841-2787 or call locally 828-262-4046. Tickets ordered by telephone can be mailed to you, or you can choose to pick them up at will-call.

    Box office hours are...

    Monday - Friday
    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (ET).

  • BOX OFFICE

    The Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts is located on the campus of Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. (Location and directions)

    Box office hours are...

    Monday - Friday
    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (ET).

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