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Ashleigh Bryant Phillips and Matthew Wimberley

Plemmons Student Union 201-B Plemmons Student Union

This event is co-sponsored by The Schaefer Center Presents series and Appalachian JournalASHLEIGH BRYANT PHILLIPS is from Woodland, North Carolina. Her debut short story collection, Sleepovers, won the 2019 C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Award. Sleepovers was called "elegant and mesmerizing" by the New Yorker and "blunt and life-affirming" by Publisher's Weekly. Stories from it appear in […]

Climate Change on Canada’s Highest Peak with Alison Criscitiello

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

photo: Leo Hoorn/National GeographicThis event is sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences, Office of Sustainability, Honors College, Department of Geography & Planning, and Department of Geological & Environmental Sciences   KEYNOTE PRESENTATION WITH NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXPLORER DR. ALISON CRISCITIELLO What can glacier ice tell us about our past, present, and future? That’s what […]

Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble

Valborg Theatre 480 Howard St, Boone, NC

The Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble (FADE) is a popular semi-annual concert featuring Appalachian faculty and students showcasing their talents in choreography and performance. The 2023 FADE includes original choreography by Dance Studies faculty members Sherone Price, Kevin Warner, and Chris Yon. Student choreographers creating new works for each program will be announced at a later date. As many as […]

Indigenous Enterprise – APPlause! – SOLD OUT

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

About     Events    Registration     Educator Resources     FAQsSOLD OUT Tickets still remain for the public evening performance. Indigenous Enterprise is a Native American intertribal dance troupe founded in 2015 with a mission to share the culture of Indigenous people and increase the understanding of Native identity through film, fashion, & dance. Showcasing traditional […]

Indigenous Enterprise

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

Indigenous Enterprise is a Native American intertribal dance troupe founded in 2015 with a mission to share the culture of Indigenous people and increase the understanding of Native identity through film, fashion, & dance. Showcasing traditional dance with dazzling regalia and a contemporary flair, the group presents a range of powwow styles, from fancy dance […]

Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble

Valborg Theatre 480 Howard St, Boone, NC

The Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble (FADE) is a popular semi-annual concert featuring Appalachian faculty and students showcasing their talents in choreography and performance. The 2023 FADE includes original choreography by Dance Studies faculty members Sherone Price, Kevin Warner, and Chris Yon. Student choreographers creating new works for each program will be announced at a later date. As many as […]

Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble

Valborg Theatre 480 Howard St, Boone, NC

The Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble (FADE) is a popular semi-annual concert featuring Appalachian faculty and students showcasing their talents in choreography and performance. The 2023 FADE includes original choreography by Dance Studies faculty members Sherone Price, Kevin Warner, and Chris Yon. Student choreographers creating new works for each program will be announced at a later date. As many as […]

Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble

Valborg Theatre 480 Howard St, Boone, NC

The Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble (FADE) is a popular semi-annual concert featuring Appalachian faculty and students showcasing their talents in choreography and performance. The 2023 FADE includes original choreography by Dance Studies faculty members Sherone Price, Kevin Warner, and Chris Yon. Student choreographers creating new works for each program will be announced at a later date. As many as […]

Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble

Valborg Theatre 480 Howard St, Boone, NC

The Fall Appalachian Dance Ensemble (FADE) is a popular semi-annual concert featuring Appalachian faculty and students showcasing their talents in choreography and performance. The 2023 FADE includes original choreography by Dance Studies faculty members Sherone Price, Kevin Warner, and Chris Yon. Student choreographers creating new works for each program will be announced at a later date. As many as […]

Steely Pan Steel Band

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

This is just one of the 200 concerts a year held at Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music, most free to attend. Visit music.appstate.edu/performances for the most up-to-date information on our events and to watch live-streamed performances. If you would like concert listings and Hayes School of Music news in your email inbox every […]

Appalachian Symphony Orchestra & Jazz Ensemble I (Duke Ellington Nutcracker)

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

This is just one of the 200 concerts a year held at Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music, most free to attend. Visit music.appstate.edu/performances for the most up-to-date information on our events and to watch live-streamed performances. If you would like concert listings and Hayes School of Music news in your email inbox every […]

Liz Robbins

Plemmons Student Union 201-B Plemmons Student Union

This event is co-sponsored by The Schaefer Center Presents series and Appalachian JournalPoet Liz Robbins' (she/her) third collection, Freaked, won the 2015 Elixir Press Annual Poetry Award, judged by Bruce Bond; her second collection, Play Button, won the 2012 Cider Press Review Book Award, judged by Patricia Smith. Her first collection is Hope, As the […]

31st Annual Holiday Scholarship Concert

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

For 31 years, the Holiday Scholarship Concert has been an annual tradition to usher in the holiday season in the High Country! This year we welcome Dr. Dakota Corbliss as the Holiday Scholarship Concert Artistic Director, succeeding Dr. Stephen Hopkins in this important role. Dr. Corbliss is the Assistant Professor of Horn and directs the Master of Music […]

Appalachian Symphony Band and Appalachian Wind Ensemble

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

This is just one of the 200 concerts a year held at Appalachian State University’s Hayes School of Music, most free to attend. Visit music.appstate.edu/performances for the most up-to-date information on our events and to watch live-streamed performances. If you would like concert listings and Hayes School of Music news in your email inbox every […]

Western Piedmont Symphony: Carmina Burana2222

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

photo by Tom Devlin PhotographyOne of classical music’s most spellbinding and immersive experiences, Carmina Burana is an epic, captivating choral masterpiece. A massive orchestra and huge chorus join forces for Carl Orff’s infamous ode to love, drink, and living life to the fullest. Brahms’ "Academic Festival Overture" opens the concert.FEATURINGWestern Piedmont SymphonyMatthew Troy, Music Director The […]

Western Piedmont Symphony: Carmina Burana-copy2

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

photo by Tom Devlin Photography One of classical music’s most spellbinding and immersive experiences, Carmina Burana is an epic, captivating choral masterpiece. A massive orchestra and huge chorus join forces for Carl Orff’s infamous ode to love, drink, and living life to the fullest. Brahms’ "Academic Festival Overture" opens the concert. FEATURING Western Piedmont Symphony Matthew […]

From West Africa to Appalachia: Expert Insights and Demos with Music and Dance

Rosen Concert Hall 813 Rivers St, Boone, North Carolina

  Presented by Appalachian State University's High Country Humanities, with support from North Carolina Humanities. Join Dr. Stéphanie Mazan (French and Francophone Studies), Dr. Julie Shepherd-Powell accompanied by Trevor McKenzie (Appalachian Studies), and Sherone Price and Baba Khalid Saleem (Theatre and Dance) for an interactive introduction to global and local rural dance cultures. The event is part of High Country Humanities' ongoing series "Connecting Local […]

Urban Bush Women – 40th Anniversary: Legacy + Lineage + Liberation

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

Urban Bush Women's "Women's Resistance," photo by Hayim HeronUrban Bush Women40th Anniversary: Legacy + Lineage + Liberation In honor of Urban Bush Women’s 40th Anniversary, Legacy + Lineage + Liberation celebrates the power of Women(+) in an evening of new and classic works that transcend genres and amplify the voices of Women(+) of color. This dynamic program features iconic works […]

Educator Workshop Series with Terrance Simien

Appalachian Theatre

About     Events    Registration     Educator Resources     FAQsTwo-time Grammy Award-winning Terrance Simien brings us an educator’s workshop that pairs with his in-person APPlause! Series concert Creole for Kidz and the History of Zydeco. Learn about the history of this fascinating and entertaining American roots music and listen as Terrance demos the instruments and […]

Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience: Creole for Kidz and the History of Zydeco

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC

About     Events    Registration     Educator Resources     FAQsphoto credit: Jake SpringfieldTwo-time Grammy Award-winning Black American roots music group Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience bring us Creole for Kidz and the History of Zydeco. Learn about the history of this fascinating and entertaining American roots music and hear “Gonna Take You There,” the […]