Arts Series

Tickets available now for our 2016-2017 events!

Arts Series events start promptly at 8 pm in Fermilab’s Ramsey Auditorium unless noted otherwise.

Free online ticketing available! Purchase tickets HERE. Tickets can be purchased online until noon the day prior to the event. Tickets also available by phone at 630/840.ARTS (2787); in-person at our Wilson Hall atrium box office, open 8-4 weekdays; or one hour prior to performances at the Ramsey Auditorium lobby box office.

Upcoming events

Saturday, September 10, 2016, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues
Tickets: $24/$12 for ages 18 and under
As one of the world's great blues harmonica masters, Corky Siegel returns to Fermilab with a night of a ground breaking hybrid of classical and blues in a chamber music setting. Corky Siegel is joined by Sam Lay, a renowned drummer in the Blues Hall of Fame and the Jazz Hall of Fame and featured in the History of the Blues, produced by Martin Scorsese.
Saturday, October 29, 2016, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Las Migas
Tickets: $27/$14 for ages 18 and under
Direct from Barcelona, Las Migas is unique among Spanish music groups, an all-female ensemble that creates fascinating blend of Flamenco and Mediterranean styles, combining classic and contemporary rhythms, and melodies that range from powerful to passionate to playful.
Saturday, November 12, 2016, 7:00 pm, 9:00 pm
Spherus: Greg Kennedy
Tickets: $29/$15 for ages 18 and under
What happens when an engineer falls in love with the circus? An award winning blend of technique and effects that has thrilled audiences around the world, and included a stint with Cirque du Soleil.
Saturday, December 03, 2016, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Tickets: $35/$18 for ages 18 and under
The acclaimed Irish ensemble, Danu, brings the music, dance and storytelling traditions of an Irish Christmas to Fermilab with 'Feile na Nollag' (A Christmas Gathering).
Saturday, January 21, 2017, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Mucca Pazza
Tickets: $28/$14 for ages 18 and under
Mucca Pazza has been taking Chicago by storm, so what better way to celebrate Fermilab's epic 50th anniversary! Join us for the pre-party, and come on down to the auditorium for a concert that shows the full musical range of Mucca Pazza, starting in chairs then moving to their trademark funky marching band for the second part of the evening.
Saturday, February 25, 2017, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Aquila Theatre
Tickets: $33/$17 for ages 18 and under
Murder on the Nile, by one of the greatest mystery writers in world literature, Agatha Christie, will be performed by the Aquila Theatre company. This brilliant new production features a masterful whodunit and Aquila's clever signature style.
Saturday, March 11, 2017, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Alan Doyle
Tickets: $38/$19 for ages 18 and under
Alan Doyle, actor, producer, newly minted best-selling author is best-known as lead singer for Newfoundland's beloved Great Big Sea these past 20-plus years
Saturday, April 01, 2017, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
Tickets: $32/$16 for ages 18 and under
DakhaBrakha is a quartet from Kiev, Ukraine. Reflecting fundamental elements of sound and soul, Ukrainian "ethno chaos" band DakhaBrakha creates a world of unexpected new music.
Saturday, May 13, 2017, 8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
The Other Mozart, Sylvia Milo
Tickets: $25/$13 for ages 18 and under
Little Matchstick Factory's The Other Mozart is the true and untold story of Nannerl Mozart, the sister of Amadeus - a prodigy, keyboard virtuoso and composer, who performed throughout Europe with her brother, to equal acclaim, but her work and her story faded away, lost to history.