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Western Kentucky University

Cultural Enhancement Series

The WKU Cultural Enhancement Series (CES) provides the campus and community the opportunity to meet some of the nation’s most influential artists and intellectuals.  The goal of the series is to challenge our audiences, to expose them to new ideas, and give them new perspectives on our world.

2014-2015 Cultural Enhancement Series events:

All events are FREE, but some events require tickets for admission.

Fall 2014
Sept. 30      Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
Oct. 15        Bill Nye
Nov. 18        Kentucky Glory: Gospel Music from the Commonwealth

Spring 2015
Feb. 5         Melissa Harris-Perry
Feb. 10       Mummenschanz
Apr. 16        Kentucky Strings: Bluegrass Music and BeyondCo-presented by the Kentucky Folklife Program at WKU featuring: Becky and the Butler County Boys, Kentucky Just Us, The Mt. Victor Revue, The Pennyrilers, The Carmonas, Kentucky Wild Horse, and Dale Ann Bradley.


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Upcoming Events:

Kentucky Strings: Bluegrass Music & Beyond

Thursday, April 16th

Downing Student Union Auditorium


Performance Schedule:

12:30 pm- 12:45 pm    Opening Remarks

12:45 pm- 1:00 pm    Becky & the Bulter Co. Boys

1:15 pm-1:30 pm     Kentucky Just Us

1:45 pm- 2:15 pm     The Mt. Victor Revue

2:30 pm- 3:00 pm    The Pennyrilers

3:15 pm-3:45 pm    The Carmonas

4:00 pm-4:45pm    Kentucky Wild Horse

5:00 pm-6:00pm     Dale Ann Bradley

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