Barenaked Ladies kick off Marshall Artists Series
HUNTINGTON — The Marshall Artists Series kicked off its 82nd season Thursday evening at the Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center with rock band Barenaked Ladies.
The Barenaked Ladies, who were recently inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, are best known for their 1998 single “One Week” and 2000 single “Pinch Me.” The band also performed the opening theme for the TV show “The Big Bang Theory.”
The fall installment of the Marshall Artists Series continues at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Keith-Albee with a Q&A session with Pulitzer Prize-winner Doris Kearns Goodwin as she discusses her book “Leadership in Turbulent Times.” The Fall International Film Festival will take place Nov. 1-4 at the Keith-Albee, and Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6.
Tony Award-winning Broadway musical “Jersey Boys” will take the Joan C. Edwards Playhouse stage at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 27, while jazz vocalist Gregory Porter will pay tribute to Nat “King” Cole at the Keith-Albee at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4.
Tickets for Marshall Artists Series events can be purchased at www.marshall.edu/muartistseries.
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