Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, located at LIU Post, is set to enchant Long Island music lovers with a diverse range of performances that promise to captivate audiences of all tastes. Here’s a glimpse of the upcoming events that will grace the Tilles Center stage:
1. Brooklyn Raga Massive – Tradition to Innovation
- Date: Sunday, Nov 19, 2023
- Time: 3:00 PM
- About the Event: Immerse yourself in the soul-stirring sounds of Indian classical music as Brooklyn Raga Massive presents “Tradition to Innovation.” This musical journey, led by talented musicians including Neel Murgai and Arun Ramamurthy, explores the evolution of classical ragas from India to contemporary adaptations in America. Don’t miss this unique fusion of tradition and innovation on Nov 19th at 3:00 PM!
2. Parsons Dance
- Date: Friday, Dec 1, 2023
- Time: 8:00 PM
- Arts Insider Event: Join Artistic Director David Parsons and Associate Artistic Director Natalie Lomonte for an exclusive Arts Insider event from 6:45-7:30 PM in the Krasnoff Theater. Free for all ticket holders!
- About the Performance: Experience the dynamic and joyful style of Parsons Dance as they perform contemporary American dance. The program, including “The Road” with music by Cat Stevens, promises an evening of athleticism and artistic expression.
3. Derek Hough – Symphony of Dance
- Date: Sunday, Dec 3, 2023
- Time: 5:00 PM
- Featuring: Hayley Erbert
- About the Show: Prepare for an unforgettable dance experience with the EMMY® award-winning Derek Hough. “Symphony of Dance” is a high-energy production showcasing Hough’s versatility and magnetic stage presence. Explore a fusion of dance styles from ballroom to hip-hop, choreographed by the creative team NappyTabs.
4. Chicago the Musical – National Tour
- Date: Wednesday, Dec 6, 2023
- Time: 7:00 PM
- About the Musical: Celebrate 25 years of the Broadway sensation “Chicago” as it continues to shimmy and shake with its universal tale of fame, fortune, and jazz. Experience the showstopping songs and astonishing dancing that have made “Chicago” a timeless classic.
5. JALC: Etienne Charles – Creole Christmas
- Date: Friday, Dec 8, 2023
- Time: 8:00 PM
- About the Performance: Join jazz trumpeter Etienne Charles and his ensemble for a holiday celebration. Experience unique interpretations of seasonal classics from the Caribbean, American, and European songbooks, spreading the joy of the season through the language of jazz.
6. Peppa Pig Sing-Along Party!
- Date: Saturday, Dec 9, 2023
- Time: 2:00 PM
- About the Event: Bring the family for a fun-filled interactive musical adventure with Peppa Pig and friends. Sing along, dance, and join the party as Peppa, George, and the gang teach their favorite songs. Get ready for a 60-minute extravaganza of laughter and music!
7. My Sinatra Starring Cary Hoffman
- Date: Tuesday, Dec 12, 2023
- Time: 7:30 PM
- About the Show: Celebrate Frank Sinatra’s birthday with the premier Sinatra interpreter, Cary Hoffman. “My Sinatra” features powerful vocals and poignant stories, promising an evening of nostalgia and timeless classics.
Tilles Center continues to be a hub of cultural enrichment, bringing together a diverse array of performances for audiences to enjoy. Don’t miss out on these upcoming events that promise to make this season at Tilles Center truly unforgettable! Get your tickets now for an unparalleled musical experience on Long Island.
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