Our Student Nights program, as part of our broader Performing Arts Education initiative, provides tickets to select Lensic Presents events free of charge to students in grades 9 through 12, college students, and current educators .
Below is a list of our upcoming Student Nights performances, as well as information about reserving tickets. If you meet the criteria for Student Nights and would like to sign up, please email Development Director Jackie Camborde at firstname.lastname@example.org with "Student Nights registration" in the subject line of your email.
All Met: Live in HD Encores. For a 2015-16 schedule, click here.
September 26, 2015
FUSION Theatre Company: Disgraced
Ayad Akhtar's play about Islam and racial identity in post-9/11 America won a 2013 Pulitzer Prize. This production is directed by FUSION co-founder Jacqueline Reid.
October 10, 2015
Gene Kelly: The Legacy
Biographer and film historian Patricia Ward Kelly takes audiences behind the scenes and shares intimate stories about her late husband, Gene Kelly.
October 12, 2015
Cumbia All Stars
This all-star band from Lima features the legends of Peruvian cumbia, musicians who pioneered the popular style in the 1960s and 1970s.
October 30, 2015
National Theatre Live in HD- Hamlet
Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes the title role in Shakespeare’s great tragedy.
November 1, 2015
Imago Theatre: ZooZoo
Portland's award-winning musical theater company combines mime, dance, acrobatics, and original music in a production to delight the young and the young at heart.
January 31, 2016
Ever the Twain: Shakespeare in Mark Twain's America
Ali MacGraw, Robert Martin, and Jonathan Richards perform a light-hearted theatrical reading that imagines a meeting between two of history's greatest wits: Twain and Shakespeare.
February 27, 2016
Geoff Hoyle: Lear's Shadow
Lear's Shadow is the sublime new solo show from award-winning actor and playwright Geoff Hoyle. He'll tickle your funny bone and break your heart as he simultaneously depicts The Fool, the King, and all three of his daughters.
March 19, 2016
Lunasa with Tim O'Brien
Ireland's Lúnasa joins forces with America's Grammy-winning country/bluegrass singer-songwriter Tim O’Brien.
March 24, 2016
globalFEST Creole Carnival on Tour
Creole Carnival Tour honors the roots of African musical currents, crossed with a fusion of sounds from the Americas and revolving around Carnival. From Brazil (Casuarina)—the superpower of celebration—to Haiti (Emeline Michel), and Jamaica (Brushy One String), each country has its own rich traditions for music, dancing, costumes, and cutting loose.
April 8, 2016
The Congo-born, Belgium-raised Zap Mama (also known as Marie Daulne) performs with an ensemble of female polyphonic singers in French, English, and African languages.
If you have questions about the Student Nights program, please contact Director of Development Jackie Camborde at 988-7050 ext.1203 or email@example.com.