SHERIDAN — The U.S. Air Force Academy Band — the Falconaires — will perform at the Whitney Center for the Arts at 3 p.m. Sunday.
The professional Airmen-musicians in the Falconaires follow a long blue line of talented Air Force Academy bandsmen, dedicated to serving our nation. The Air Force Academy Band’s Falconaires play a major role in cultivating national heritage through America’s only indigenous musical genre — jazz.
The show is free and open to the public. The Whitney Center for the Arts is on the Sheridan College campus, located at 1 Whitney Way.
SHERIDAN — The WYO Performing Arts and Education Center will offer the first show in the National Theatre Live series Sept. 25 at 6 p.m.
NTL is the National Theatre’s project to broadcast theater to cinemas in the UK and internationally. NTL launched in June 2009 and has been experienced by more than 5.5 million people in more than 2,000 venues around the world — now including the WYO.
The first show in the six-show series will be “Follies,” which has a running time of 155 minutes.
The show tells the story of the Follies girls, who 30 years after their final performance, gather to have a few drinks, sing a few songs and lie about themselves.
Tickets for the show are $21 for adults and $11 for students. Tickets are available at the WYO box office, online at wyotheater.com or by phone at (307) 672-9084.
The WYO is located at 42 N. Main St.
SHERIDAN — Step Afrika! will perform at the Whitney Center for the Arts on Sept. 26 at 7 p.m.
The show is free for Northern Wyoming Community College District students and $5 for the public at the door.
Step Afrika! was founded in 1994 as the first professional company dedicated to the tradition of stepping. It now ranks as one of the top 10 African American dance companies in the United States. In stepping, the body is used as an instrument to create intricate rhythms and sounds through a combination of footsteps, claps and the spoken word.
The Whitney Center for the Arts is on the Sheridan College campus, located at 1 Whitney Way.