Arts@Tech 2017-18 Professional Artist Series

September 16, 2017
Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company performs a night of provocative sketch comedy and absurd improv.
 
September 29, 2017
Trumpeter and singer Spencer Ludwig merges jazz and pop style for a sound that simmers and swaggers with soul.
 
October 13, 2017
Spanish Harlem Orchestra, the two-time Grammy-winning salsa and Latin jazz band, sets the standard for big band excellence. 
 
October 27, 2017
Groundbreaking visual effects, mime, and a techno soundtrack create a sensational and live entertainment experience.
 
November 4, 2017
Swing band Big Bad Voodoo Daddy found fame with their remarkable arrival on the music scene in the swing revival of the 1990s. The band blends a vibrant fusion of the classic American sounds of jazz, swing, and Dixieland. 
 
November 16, 2017
Double-bass phenomenon, multi-instrumentalist, and YouTube sensation Adam Ben Ezra brings the double bass from its status as a background note to a dominant front presence.
 
November 17, 2017
in Human is a celebration and examination of Black culture through the lens of spoken word, contemporary trap music, jazz, and hip hop.
 
November 24, 2017
Marking the 25th Anniversary Tour, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker features over-the-top production and world class Russian artists. 
 
January 27, 2018
Multiple Grammy® nominee and Guggenheim and MacArthur Fellow, composer and saxophonist Miguel Zenón balances and blends innovation and tradition. 
 
February 12-13, 2018
DJ, musician, and graphic novelist Kid Koala presents his graphic novel-turned-movie Nufonia Must Fall, a tender robot love story about a robot on the verge of obsolescence and infatuated with a winsome human.
 
February 24, 2018
It's a Mardi Gras celebration with Grammy-winning Rebirth Brass Band - a true New Orleans institution.
 
March 2-3, 2018
The history of passports, smuggling fried chicken into other countries, and the peculiarities of airline security — it’s all covered in this miraculous, one-man saga of how the mundane details that govern global travel become the actual journey.
 
March 10, 2018
Provocative and moving, surprising and beautiful, “The Neck Is A Bridge To The Body” is guitarist and composer Kaki King at her visionary best.
 
March 23-24, 2018
Celebrating its 10th anniversary season, Dance Canvas presents an evening of new choreography, new ideas, and new collaborations.
 
April 21, 2018
Dance, music, robots, and a drone!  This unique evening of work at the innovative intersection of science, engineering, art, and design (SEAD) celebrates and reflects on the impact of technology in our lives.