News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

August 17, 2009 — Vol. 25 No. 24

ISU “A Season of Note” Series Announced

Jim Witter is a featured performer in this year's "A Season of Note" series.

Idaho State University will host a range of entertainment productions in the 2009-10 “A Season of Note” series held in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center. There are nine shows in this year’s series, including everything from The 5 Browns piano quintet and the Peking Acrobats, to The Buddy Holly Experience.

“We’re again presenting a wide variety of programs for our patrons to enjoy,” said George Casper, ISU director of events. “This is as strong of a series as we’ve put on yet.”

Tickets range in price from $20 to $36, depending on the show and seat selection. Tickets go on sale August 24 and can be purchased at the Stephens Performing Arts Center Box Office, open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through the summer and from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the school year. Tickets can also be purchased over the phone at (208) 282-3595 or online at They can also be purchased in person at Vickers Western Stores in Pocatello or Idaho Falls.

There are three season ticket packages available: Package A, the full season, for $245 for the main level and $210 for the upper level; the five-performance Package B, which includes The King’s Singers, Jim Witter, Kurt Bestor, the Peking Acrobats and Solas, $135 main level and $117 upper level; and the five-performance Package C, which includes tickets for The 5 Browns, Rockapella, The Peking Acrobats, Los Angeles Guitar Quartet and Rave On!, $135 main level and $117 upper level.

Ticket prices for the individual shows are noted below. More information is available at Upcoming series shows are: