Tickets on Sale: ZOFO Piano Duet and “The Optimist”

Posted on 9/3/2013 3:11:54 PM

Tickets are now available for the first event in the 2013–2014 Ovations! Series, ZOFO Piano Duet, and the first Theater-by-the-Grove production, The Optimist. Tickets for both shows can be purchased though the HUB Box Office, in person, by calling 724-357-1313, or online at IUP Tickets.

Internationally acclaimed pianists Eva-Marie Zimmerman, from Switzerland, and Keisuke Nakagoshi, from Japan, join forces and electrify audiences with their dazzling artistry for four-hand piano. The ZOFO Piano Duet takes place on Monday, September 30, at 8:00 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall. Reserved seating ticket prices are $20 regular, $16 discount, and $12 with an I-Card.

The Optimist will be presented on the Waller Hall Mainstage at 8:00 p.m. on October 3–5 and 9–12, and at 2:00 p.m. on October 6. Written by Jason Chimonides and directed by April Daras, this play is a hilarious, poignant journey highlighting events over one family’s tumultuous weekend. Please note that this play contains language and situations to which some audience members may object and is not suitable for children. General admission ticket prices are $14 regular, $12 discount, and $9 with an I-Card.

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ZOFO Piano Duet

ZOFO Piano Duet

September 30, 2013
8:00 p.m.

Gorell Recital Hall, Second Floor of Sutton Hall

One of a rare handful of professional ensembles worldwide focusing exclusively on piano duets, this prize-winning duo is rediscovering and energetically performing hidden gems of the traditional one-piano-four-hands repertoire, along with a strong dedication to 20th- and 21st-century works.

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For more information, visit ZOFO Piano Duet, e-mail , or call 724-357-2787.