The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass ensemble will give a holiday concert at Leach Theatre this December as part of Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Campus Performing Arts Series. The show will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday, December 9th, in Leach Theatre in Castleman Hall, located on the Missouri S&T campus at 10th and Main streets in Rolla. This performance is funded in part by the Maxwell C. Weiner Endowment and sponsored by Bob and Susan Hooper. The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass brings together a diverse group of virtuoso brass players in a concert format that strives to create a connection between the audience and performers. Led by Rodney Marsalis, the ensemble began as a family-owned business on the streets of New Orleans and has gone on to perform throughout the United States and around the world. Tickets are $38 for adults, $34 for Missouri S&T faculty and staff, and $33 for youth under 18 and S&T students. If there are still tickets available on Friday, December 9th, there will be a rush sale at the Leach Theatre box office for $15 tickets beginning at 10 a.m. for Missouri S&T students with a valid student ID.
Tickets can be purchased at the Leach Theatre Box Office, located inside the main entrance of Castleman Hall, facing 10th Street. The box office is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Tickets can also be purchased at?leachtheatre.mst.edu?or (573) 341-4219. Service fees may apply to tickets purchased online or by phone.