HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Live at Rose Lehrman (LARL) 2019-20 season begins Sept. 26, 2019, with the Washington, D.C.-based comedy troupe, The Capitol Steps, a group of U.S. Senate staffers who have elevated political satire to an art form.
From contemporary dance to dramatic theatre and world-renowned music, LARL’s 2019-20 season performances showcase exceptional artists from around the globe.
The Capitol Steps – Sept. 26, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.
This troupe will help launch the election season with a new show of musical and political comedy. It doesn’t matter if you’re a Republican or Democrat: neither side is safe from the group that puts the “mock” in democracy.
Ailey II “The Next Generation of Dance” – Oct. 21, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.
Founded by Alvin Ailey in 1974, Ailey II is universally renowned for merging the spirit and energy of the finest young dance talent with the passion and creative vision of today’s most outstanding emerging choreographers.
Sons of Serendip “A Holiday Performance” – Dec. 3, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.
Sons of Serendip is a “Billboard”-charting quartet consisting of a harpist, cellist, pianist and lead vocalist. The quartet was a finalist on season nine of “America’s Got Talent,” gaining popularity by offering fresh interpretations of popular music.
Nimbus Dance Works – Jan. 29, 2020, at 7:30 p.m.
Jersey City-based Nimbus Dance Works focuses on the intersection between high-level dance and innovative ways of involving communities and audiences.
L.A. Theatre Works presents “Seven” – March 1, 2020, at 3 p.m.
“Seven” is a riveting documentary play by seven female writers. The play is based on personal interviews with seven remarkable women who faced life-threatening obstacles before bringing heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia. This play is for mature audiences only.
Danú - “St. Patrick’s Day Celebration” – March 16, 2020, at 7:30 p.m.
Hailing from the counties of Waterford, Dublin, Donegal and Cork, Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. For over two decades, Danú’s master players of flute, tin whistle, fiddle, button accordion and bouzouki as well as vocalists (Irish and English) have performed around the globe and recorded seven critically acclaimed albums.
Patrons are encouraged to sponsor the LARL Artist Series to obtain the best seats first. Ticket pre-sale sponsorships start at $100. To find out more information about becoming a sponsor and ordering your tickets first, please visit hacc.edu/LARLsponsor. Tickets for the general public go on sale Sept. 3, 2019.
Patrons can view upcoming events and purchase tickets at LiveatRoseLehrman.org. For more information, please call 717-231-7673. Follow LARL on Facebook at facebook.com/LiveatRL and preview the season on YouTube.
LARL season 2019-20 sponsors include the HACC Foundation and HACC’s Student Government Association. Media sponsors include WHTM abc27 and WITF. Grant support comes from The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.
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