2013-14 Series Schedule

Since 1989, the Performing Arts Series has brought world class entertainment and performance groups to NMU and the Marquette community. This year, the series has been given a new name, Northern Nights, and will include more than just international performances.

Season and individual tickets will go on sale to the public on Monday, July 22.  Family/season passes will be available at the Superior Dome ticket office and individual tickets will be available at all EZ ticket outlets or by calling 227-1032.

Season Passes
Students/Kids - $32
Faculty/Staff/Seniors 60+ - $80
General Public - $110

2013 - 14 Performances




Alash, throat singers from Tuva
7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21
Forest Roberts Theatre

Alash will perform as a part of the UNITED Conference.
"The Alash Ensemble's set was utterly stunning .. audience members picked their jaws off the floor." - Washington Post.

Video of Alash: http://youtu.be/TIaTlQpja6I


St. Louis Brass

St. Louis Brass

St. Louis Brass, classical sounds and humor
7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12
Kaufman Auditorium

"A wonderful ensemble, both in the technical sense and as an atmosphere that emanates from the stage."  - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Video of St. Louis Brass: http://www.saintlouisbrass.com/



Black Mahal

BlackMahal, Punjabi funk hip hop
7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25
Great Lakes Rooms, University Center

BlackMahal will perform as a part of family weekend
"Their sound is perhaps unlike anything else out there today ... It's awesome." - Rolling Stone Magazine

Video of Black Mahal: http://youtu.be/MmcEvFvKFbI


Young Dubliners

Young Dubliners

Young Dubliners, Celtic rock
7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16
Great Lakes Rooms, University Center

"Catchy, enlivening and bold, the Young Dubliners' undiminished, full-flavored roots-rock puts the pastel version to shame." - L.A. Times

Video of Young Dubliners: http://youtu.be/eakI-L4C3WI


The Holmes Brothers

Holmes Brothers

The Holmes Brothers, soulful rhythm and blues
7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 15 - Rescheduled date
Great Lakes Rooms, University Center

The Holmes Brothers will perform as a part of black history month. 
"Glorious, rootsy R&B, gospel, blues and country. Full of soul and surprises." - USA Today

Video for The Holmes Brothers: http://youtu.be/N5K-OF8ORfQ


Markus Nordenstreng and Tuomo Prättälä

markus and tuomo

Markus Nordenstreng and Tuomo Prättälä, folk rock straight from Finland
7:30 p.m. Friday, March 21
Jamrich Hall 102

"Blue-eyed soul comes with no more conviction and understanding than this." - If Music

Video for Markus and Tuomo: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSdzkzZQvFY


Regina Carter's Southern Comfort

Regina Carter

Regina Carter's Southern Comfort, jazz with a Delta soul
7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12
Kaufman Auditorium

Regina Carter is performing as a part of NMU's Jazz Festival
"Regina Carter creates music that is wonderfully listenable, probingly intelligent and, at times, breathtakingly daring ... taking the listener into the future of jazz." - Time Magazine

Video for Regina Carter: http://youtu.be/BF4ifBXx-Z8