Changes coming to PAC ticket sales

Due to the Lakeside Commons repositioning, PAC concerts will be held in the Chapel until construction is finished. This has caused changes to ticket sale procedures for all PAC shows.

Cabaret Star Susan Winter to perform ‘Rise Up Singing’

By Walt Rybeck Producer, Performing Arts Council How can we cope in the face of political upheaval, discrimination and inhumanity? Singer Susan Winter and accompanist-musical director Alex Rybeck created “Rise Up Singing” with music that does its part in helping us confront and overcome the tribulations and inequities of the times. Their show draws on…

PAC Classical Series presents Welch and Jee Recital on April 7

By Alan Mayers Producer, Performing Arts Council Returning to the Performing Arts Council’s Classical Series on Sunday, April 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel, pianist Andrew Jonathan Welch will accompany Haerin Jee in a recital of music for violin and piano by Mozart, Respighi, Ravel, and Massanet. Pianist, conductor, and composer Mr. Welch previously…

Mary Ann Jung brings history to life

By Alan Mayers Producer, Performing Arts Council What do Amelia Earhart, Sally Ride, Rosie the Riveter, Clara Barton, and Rosalie of Riverdale, have in common? They have all been recreated on our Encore Theater stage by Mary Ann Jung — actress. scholar, and historian. In her next incarnation, the Riderwood Performing Arts Council will present…

Cello recital begins PAC classical music season

By Susan Rogers Member, Performing Arts Council The Ninth season of Performing Arts Council’s Classical Music series gets underway November 4 with a cello recital by David Chentian. Mr. Chentian graduated from Shanghai Conservatory of Music and then received a scholarship to study at Peabody Institute in Baltimore. There he earned his Master of Music…