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John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center

2019-2020 Featured Events

LIVE PRESENTATIONS

ETHEL + Robert Mirabal

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 7:30PM

ETHEL + Robert Mirabal

ETHEL, acclaimed adventurous string quartet + Robert Mirabal, Native American musician, instrument builder, and three-time GRAMMY® Award winner, present their next evolution of the cross-cultural concert experience.


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An Evening with David Sedaris

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 7:30PM

David Sedaris

David Sedaris is a well-known NPR correspondent, humorist, author, playwright, comedian, and more. With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. He is the master of satire and one of today’s most observant writers addressing the human condition. 

David Sedaris will sign books before and after the event!  


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John Brown Big Band

Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 7:30PM

John Brown Jazz

Experience a professional big band jazz ensemble led by John Brown, Director of the Jazz Program and Associate Professor of the Practice of Music at Duke University.


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FILM EXPERIENCES

BAC Sunday Cinema Series 

BAC Sunday Cinema Series

Pre-recorded productions shown in HD on the big screen in the Bardo Arts Center Performance Hall, featuring film presentations from the National Theatre and Royal Theatre of London, along with the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow.  

2019-2020 SERIES
OCTOBER 6: 
FRANKENSTEIN SCREENING
NOVEMBER 3: 42ND STREET SCREENING
FEBRUARY 9: KINKY BOOTS SCREENING
MAY 3: SWAN LAKE SCREENING


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Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening and Shadow Cast

Halloween: October 31, 2019 at 7:30PM

Rocky Horror Picture Show

See this cult classic on the big screen in the Bardo Arts Center Performance Hall with a WCU student shadow cast! If you have never seen a shadow cast before, WCU students will perform in front of the screen, giving our audience members someone to throw things at (much more fun than throwing things at a screen!)


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