‘Legendary performers’ part of lineup this season at Scheidegger Center


Next year’s performance lineup was announced this week.
Photo by Jon Holden

Jon Holden | Reporter
July 14, 2016; 2 p.m.

Lindenwood’s J. Scheidegger Center’s lineup for the 2016-2017 season will feature performances by comedian Howie Mandel and singers Vanesssa Williams  and the Blues Brothers.

Other performers scheduled are: saxophonist Kenny G., singer Johnny Mathis and the Broadway tour revival of 42nd Street.

“It’s a very special thing that we have the opportunity and facilities to host such legendary performers,” said Joe Alsobrook, dean of the School of Arts, Media and Communications. “It’s special for our students because they get to work behind the scenes, and it’s special for our community because they get to see some legendary performers.”

Current season ticket holders have the opportunity to renew their tickets July 18-22. Individual tickets go on sale online at LUboxoffice.com July 25 and may also be purchased by phone beginning Aug. 8. Those interested will need to visit the box office at the Scheidegger Center or call 636-949-4433.