An exciting variety of dance companies, music genres of all kinds, a cirque extravaganza, a theatrical creation featuring the Emerson String Quartet, and the 2019 Gala with opera star Renée Fleming are among the many performances coming to the Staller Center for the Arts in its 2018-2019 season.
Tickets for the 2018-2019 season go on sale Saturday, May 5, with discounts offered for multiple show purchases and on tickets for children, students and seniors. Go to stallercenter.com for complete information or call (631) 632-ARTS.
Season at a Glance
An Evening with Pat Metheny Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 8 pm
Compania Flamenca Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 8 pm
Starry Nights – October Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 7 pm
Megan Hilty Saturday, October 20, 2018 at 8 pm
Celebrity Autobiography Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 8 pm
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Friday, November 9, 2018 at 8 pm
Peridance Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 8 pm
Emerson String Quartet Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7 pm
Soweto Gospel Choir Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 8 pm
Asere! A Fiesta Cubana — Havana Cuba All-Stars Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 8 pm
Cirque Eloize “Saloon” Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 8 pm
Savion Glover Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 8 pm
Emerson String Quartet Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 7 pm
Turtle Island Quartet with Cyrus Chestnut Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 8 pm
Gala 2019 Renée Fleming Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 8 pm
Mayumana in “Currents” Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 8 pm
Starry Nights – March Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 7 pm
Peter Cincotti Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 8 pm
Russian Ballet – Sleeping Beauty Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 8 pm
Regina Carter Quartet Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 8 pm
Emerson Quartet in “Shostakovich and The Black Monk” Friday, April 12, 2019 at 8 pm
Complexions Contemporary Ballet Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 8 pm
More from Staller Center in 2018-2019
Metropolitan Opera in HD, fall and spring movies, and Stephen Sondheim’s “Follies” from London’s National Theatre will all be featured on the Main Stage screen. Educational outreach events are also offered, such as a one-hour program for children — Turtle Island Quartet’s “The Art of the Groove.” Visit stallercenter.com/outreach for more information on programs.
Film Festival Coming This Summer
In its 23rd year, the acclaimed Stony Brook Film Festival Presented by Island Federal Credit Union brings a highly selective schedule of new independent films from around the world to Staller Center from July 19 through July 28. Filmmakers will be in attendance for many of the screenings. The Festival, produced by Staller Center, screens films evenings and weekends. Parties and an awards reception are in the mix. For more information, go to stonybrookfilmfestival.com.