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Melissa Etheridge – “Yes I Am” 25th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Tickets range from $50-$115 (including all fees), depending on where your seats are located.  Melissa Etheridge stormed onto the American rock scene in 1988 with the release of her critically acclaimed self-titled debut album, which led to an appearance on the 1989 Grammy Awards show. For several years, her popularity grew around such memorable originals […]

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GALA: Melissa Etheridge “Yes I Am” 25th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Wells Conference Center

Reception – 5 p.m. – Wells Conference Center Dinner – 6 p.m. – Wells Conference Center Performance – 8 p.m. – Hutchins Concert Hall Come celebrate the CCA’s season, dine in an elegant setting, and enjoy a spectacular performance. Join us for a memorable evening as the Grammy-Award winning artist, Melissa Etheridge takes the stage. […]

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Comedian Bob Marley

Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Celebrating 16 years as a stand-up comic, Bob Marley is one of the hottest and most sought-after comedians in the country. He has been featured in his own special on Comedy Central, and is one of the few comics to do the complete late- night TV circuit: The Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight […]

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Rock of Ages – Tenth Anniversary Tour

Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Broadway’s Best Party is turning up the volume to ten! The Rock of Ages Tenth Anniversary Tour is blazing across North America! Nominated for five Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, Rock of Ages captures the iconic era that was the big bad 1980s Hollywood. Know What Love Is, Feel the Noise, and Take Your Best […]

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Portland Cello Project

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Portland Cello Project plays Radiohead’s OK Computer and More! In a way, the artistic destinies of the equally unorthodox OK Computer and Portland Cello Project were meant to coincide. They will do so on October 25 when the Portland Cello Project appears at the Collins Center for the Arts for what is expected to be a thrilling performance of the album […]

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The Nature of Forgetting

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

“We all know that something is eternal. And it ain’t houses and it ain’t names, and it ain’t earth, and it ain’t even the stars… Everybody knows in their bones that something is eternal, and that something has to do with human beings… There is something, way down deep that’s eternal about every human being… […]

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Howie Mandel

Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Howie Mandel has remained a constant force in show business for over 30 years. Mandel is executive producer of many shows through his production company ALEVY PRODUCTIONS, which has produced the series Take It All and Howie Do It for NBC, Deal With It for TBS and Mobbed for FOX, among others. He currently serves […]

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In Dreams: Roy Orbison in Concert – The Hologram Tour

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Through cutting-edge digital and laser technology and extraordinary theatrical stagecraft, this first of its kind live concert sees Roy Orbison brought to life on stage to perform his classic tracks as well as newly recorded and never-before-heard arrangements of his originals. Orchestra $60/$50/$40 | Balcony $40 | All fees included Thank you to our show sponsors: and Alton […]

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The New Chinese Acrobats

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

Mixing new techniques and acts with ancient traditions, The New Chinese Acrobats present the opportunity to view the best of China’s ancient folk art, mixed with the style and virtuosity of today’s generation. With performers selected from across China for their high-level acrobatic skills and innovative staging, the show includes award-winning acts from prestigious circus […]

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Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain

Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Collins Center for the Arts

with Rakesh Chaurasia We welcome banjo legend Béla Fleck for his third time appearance on the CCA stage. He’s joined by tabla genius Zakir Hussain and double-bass master Edgar Meyer for an intricate, conversational performance. Moving between the realms of bluegrass, classical and world music, these friends are widely considered to be the leading virtuosi […]

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