The Carolina Theatre 2015 SPRING Season
Greensboro, NC – Tickets are on sale now for all Carolina Theatre Presents spring events. Details and ticket information are listed below.
TRAVIS TRITT SOLO & ACOUSTIC
Saturday, January 10, 8:00pm
Presented with 93.1 The Wolf
Country music legend Travis Tritt is dubbed one of “The Class of ‘89,” which included superstars Garth Brooks, Clint Black and Alan Jackson, all of whom dominated the charts in the early ‘90s. 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of Tritt’s music career, a busy year with a heavy tour schedule in support of his album, The Calm After.
Tickets: $55.00 for premium orchestra pit seating; $45.00, $37.50 or $27.50
THE WORLD FAMOUS GLENN MILLER ORCHESTRA
Friday, January 16, 7:00pm
Come enjoy the world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, the most popular and sought-after big band in the world today! With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra, led by musical director Nick Hilscher, is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 300 live dates a year all around the world.
Tickets: $26.50 or $24.50 for students, seniors and military
CRAIG FERGUSON’S HOT & GRUMPY TOUR: WALKING THE EARTH
Thursday, February 5, 8:00pm
Presented with Carolina Theatre of Durham
Ferguson has become a huge success on the North American comedy circuit. He performs all over the country and has sold out Carnegie Hall and Radio City Music Hall. Additionally, Craig has three widely acclaimed stand-up comedy specials: A Wee Bit o’ Revolution which premiered on Comedy Central, Does This Need To Be Said, and I’m Here To Help.
Tickets: $89, $59 or $49, depending on location
1964: THE TRIBUTE
Friday, February 6, 8:00pm
Since the early eighties, 1964 has been thrilling audiences around the globe by taking them on a journey through a quintessential period in music history. Over 20 years of researching and performing have made them masters of their craft. Today they are hailed by critics and fans alike as THE most authentic and endearing Beatles tribute, earning them the distinction from Rolling Stone magazine of the “Best Beatles Tribute on Earth.”
Tickets: $42.50 for the orchestra pit; $27.50, $24.50 or $18.50
Thursday, February 19, 8:00pm
Presented with Well-Spring Retirement Community
The letter sweaters may only make a brief appearance at each Lettermen performance, but The Lettermen harmony is non-stop! Eighteen Gold Albums worldwide and scores of top singles attest to a popularity that has endured through several generations. Lending that well-known harmony to every arrangement, they have proven that love ballads have an appeal that knows no boundary and will continue to stand the test of time for years to come.
Tickets: $47.50 for the orchestra pit; $27.50 adults, $25.50 students, seniors or military
*THE WAILERS AND RUSTED ROOT
Wednesday, February 25, 8:00pm
Together with Bob Marley, The Wailers have sold more than 250 million albums worldwide. In England alone, they’ve notched up over twenty chart hits, including seven Top 10 entries. Outside of their groundbreaking work with Marley, The Wailers have also played or performed with international acts like Sting, The Fugees, Stevie Wonder, Carlos Santana, and Alpha Blondy, as well as reggae legends Peter Tosh, Bunny Wailer, and Burning Spear. As the greatest living exponents of Jamaica’s reggae tradition, The Wailers have completed innumerable tours, playing to an estimated 24 million people across the globe.
Formed in the early ‘90s by singer-guitarist Michael Glabicki, Rusted Root’s worldly style quickly charmed fans of roots and world music. With a strong percussion section that draws from African, Latin American, and Native American influences, their lyrical content also draws from Christian, Jewish and Islamic influences. They’ve released seven albums and sold over 3 million records worldwide.
Tickets: $54.50 for the orchestra pit; $39.50, $34.50 or $22.50
THE HIT MEN
Friday, March 6, 8:00pm
Presented with Bernard Robinson & Co
Experience the hits of the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s the way you first heard them! Former stars of mega-hit acts Frankie Valli & The 4 Seasons, Tommy James & The Shondells, The Critters, Carly Simon, Jim Croce, Cat Stevens, Barry Manilow, Elton John & Kiki Dee take the Carolina Theatre stage March 6th. These are the guys who made and played the hits that make up the soundtrack of your life.
Tickets: $47.50 for the orchestra pit; $37.50, $32.50 or $24.50
RHYTHM OF THE DANCE
Sunday, March 15, 7:00pm
This incredible live show celebrates both the rich history of Ireland as well as the art of Irish dance, from the disciplined tradition of the Celtic Step, to the sensual moves of the Sean Nos dance, rooted solely in the ancient island of Innishbofin near Galway. “Rhythm of the Dance” has heralded a new era in Irish entertainment, featuring thirty dancers, a traditional live full Irish band, and the dashing and handsome Young Irish Tenors.
Tickets: $42.50 for the orchestra pit, $29.50 adults or $22.50 under 18
*LOS LONELY BOYS
Thursday, March 19, 8:00pm
Hailing from San Angelo, Texas, Los Lonely Boys are a sibling trio whose music draws equally from rock, blues, Tex-Mex, conjunto, and tejano. Such a combination is shaped by the band's three brothers: guitarist Henry Garza, bassist JoJo Garza, and drummer Ringo Garza, Jr. They recorded their debut album, 2003's Los Lonely Boys, at Willie Nelson's Pedernales studio in Austin with Nelson sitting in. Epic Records then picked the album up for major-label distribution in March 2004, resulting in a high chart placement for the album's lead single, "Heaven," as well as a Grammy Award for Best Pop Performance the following year.
Tickets: $29.50, $24.50 or $17.50
NEUTRAL MILK HOTEL (Sold out!)
Monday, April 13, 8:00pm
Neutral Milk Hotel featuring Jeff Mangum, Scott Spillane, Julian Koster, and Jeremy Barnes with special opener, the Dot Wiggin Band. (This concert is sold out.)
RHONDA VINCENT AND THE RAGE
Friday, April 17, 8:00pm
Famously crowned The New Queen of Bluegrass and the most decorated artist in that genre, Vincent's music incorporates savvy contemporary touches while drawing deeply from the authentic traditions of classic bluegrass, with a flawless band that can execute break-neck instrumentals to heart-wrenching ballads. With over 80 awards to their name, Rhonda Vincent and The Rage are the most celebrated band in bluegrass!
Tickets: $37.50 for premium orchestra pit seating; $24.50 for adults, $22.50 for students, seniors & military, or $20.50 for groups of 10 or more
PAULA POUNDSTONE: Command Performance 2015
Thursday, April 23, 8:00pm; Gala Dinner at 5:00pm
Presented with support from 88.5 WFDD
Twenty-five years ago, Paula Poundstone climbed onto a Greyhound bus and traveled across the country, stopping in at open mic nights at comedy clubs as she went. A high school drop-out, she went on to become one of the great humorists of our time. You can hear her through your laughter as a regular panelist on NPR’s popular rascal of a weekly news quiz show, Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me. She tours regularly, performing standup comedy across the country, causing Bob Zany with the Boston Globe to write: “Poundstone can regale an audience for several hours with her distinctive brand of wry, intelligent and witty comedy.”
Tickets: $35 or $25 for show-only tickets; Command Performance Gala Dinner tickets are $250 per person, and include dinner, open bar and show
*These shows have just been announced and are on sale now.
A $2.50 theatre facility fee will be added to each ticket. Prices include applicable NC sales tax.
Tickets are available are available at the Carolina Theatre Box Office located at
310 S. Greene Street, by phone at 336.333.2605, online at CarolinaTheatre.com, and prior to show.
Major financial support for the Carolina Theatre provided by ArtsGreensboro."
- A Press Release