Friday, Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m.
America’s longest running live stage production, the Tamburitzans have entertained and delighted audiences of all ages for over eight decades. Dedicated to perpetuating international cultural heritage, the ensemble delivers a high caliber multi-media showcase. This season’s ensemble features 29 passionate young professionals in a vibrant and energetic production featuring festive costumes, bold visuals, daring acrobatics, and musical variety for the whole family.
Through music, song, and dance Symbols: Expressions of Culture showcases beauty and brilliance of traditions from around the globe. Woven as a tapestry of Croatian, Georgian, Nordic, Russian, Serbian, Polish, Irish and Bulgarian cultures, audiences will be transported to folk celebrations through intricate choreography, mesmerizing music, and unique voices. A memorable experience like no other!
The Exchange's Art Cart will be on-site from 6:30-7:30 p.m. with special all-ages activities related to this performance.
Immediately before the performance, there will be a free dance class taught by members of the Central PA-based Global Music and Dance Collective from 6:30-7:15 p.m. in the Weis Center Atrium. The dance class will feature 3 dance instructors, including Bucknell's own Paula Davis and 7 musicians including accordion and brass instruments. The Collective will base the Eastern European dances on the Tammies' program that evening and will lead 3-4 different dances with commentary in between discussing dance steps and the region of origin.
Seniors 62+ and subscribers: $20
Youth 18 and under: $15
Bucknell employees and retirees (limit 2): $15
Bucknell students (limit 2): $10
Non-Bucknell students (limit 2): $15