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McCain Performance Series

McCain Box Office
785-532-6428
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Open weekdays 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and 90 minutes before each performance

McCain Performance Series
Kansas State University
207 McCain Auditorium
1501 Goldstein Circle
Manhattan, KS 66506-2111

2016-2017 McCain Performance Series

The Charlie Daniels Band

Iconic artist fuses country with Southern rock!
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3

Jay Leno

with special guest, Emily West.
7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11

The Robert Cray Band

with Special Guest Shemekia Copeland.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 22

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

A fun family show of Biblical proportions.
7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26

An Evening with Kristin Chenoweth

Wickedly talented Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress sings mix of Broadway and movie tunes.
7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2

An Evening with Shirley MacLaine

The Academy-Award winning beloved national treasure of screen and stage.
7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11

Bram Stoker’s Dracula

One of the greatest horror stories ever told.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13

The Hot Sardines — Speakeasy Nights

Red-hot toe-tappin’ New Orleans jazz with a twist of wartime Parisian flair.
7 and 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23
Wareham Opera House

Vienna Boys Choir

Get a jump on the holiday season with the world’s most beloved choir.
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18

Canadian Brass: A Holiday Concert

Get a blast of holiday brass with all the verve and virtuosity of the Canadian Brass
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical

7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2

Aaron Neville

Holiday favorites in his own distinctive style.
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 9 

An Evening with Ana Gasteyer

Sultry, saucy songs from the actress/comedienne. 
7 and 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29,
Wareham Opera House 

A Midsummer Night’s Dream — Actors from the London Stage

Part of a semester-long series of campus and community events honoring the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.
7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5

Jessica Lang Dance

Part of a semester-long series of campus and community events honoring the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9

The Australian Bee Gees Show

A multimedia theatrical concert experience. You should be dancin’!
7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12

Metropolitan Opera Rising Stars Concert Series

4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14

Los Lobos with Ballet Folklórico Mexicano

Celebrating the Mexican-American experience through song, dance, music and film.
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb 18

Russian National Orchestra with Yuja Wang, piano

The young and charismatic superstar joins forces with one of the world’s greatest orchestras.
7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26 

Cherish the Ladies

Engaging all-female super group performs traditional Irish music just in time for St. Patty’s Day!
7:30 p.m. Friday, March 4

Flashdance — The Musical

The pop culture phenomenon live on stage!
7:30 p.m. Sunday, March. 6

The Beach Boys

7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 10 

An Evening with Branford Marsalis

One of the most revered instrumentalists of our time.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 5

Acoustic Africa with Habib Koite and Vusi Mahlasela

An evening celebrating the richness of African traditions of voice and song.
7:30 p.m. Friday, April 8

Ragtime

It was the music of something beginning...
7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 14

Sharon Isbin, Guitar and Isabel Leonard, Mezzo-Soprano

A sublime evening of Spanish music for guitar and voice.
7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 17

Carmen — Moscow Festival Ballet

A full-length ballet based on Bizet’s most popular opera.
4 p.m. Sunday, April 24

Chris Botti

Superstar trumpeter live in concert.
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 10 

ONCE the Musical

7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 18 

Under the Streetlamp

Retro never sounded so now!
7:30 p.m. Friday, May 20