CES at FSU to Present René Marie: Experiment in Truth in LIVE! at StarScape Performance
CES at Frostburg State University will present René Marie: Experiment in Truth in a LIVE! at StarScape performance on Friday, Feb. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall in FSU’s Lane University Center. Patrons can also opt to attend a special pre-show Valentine dinner at 6 p.m.
In a span of two decades, 11 recordings and countless stage performances, two-time Grammy-nominated jazz singer Marie has cemented her reputation not only as a singer but also a composer, arranger, theatrical performer and teacher. Guided by powerful life lessons and rooted in jazz traditions laid down by Ella Fitzgerald and other leading ladies of past generations, she borrows various elements of folk, rhythm and blues, and even classical and country, to create a captivating hybrid style.
Performance tickets are $18 for adults and $16.20 for youth under 17. Depending on menu selection, the cost of dinner and performance is $59 or $48 for adults and $57.20 and $46.20 for youth under 17. Member and group discount rates are also available. Tickets may be ordered online by visiting ces.frostburg.edu or by calling 1-866-849-9237 or 301-687-3137. The box office is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This engagement of René Marie is funded through the Mid Atlantic Tours program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts. The Cultural Events Series is supported in part by a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council. On the web at www.msac.org. CES is sponsored in part by the City of Frostburg.
Friday, February 15 at 7:30pm
Frostburg State University, Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall, Lane University Center 101 Braddock Road
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