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The Grammy Award-winning Takács Quartet performs classics by Joseph Haydn, Leoš Janáček’s and Claude Debussy at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, in Schwab Auditorium.

Canadian acrobats, accompanied by folk musicians, perform jovial yet daring stunts of agility and strength in Cirque Alfonse’s “Timber!” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, in Eisenhower Auditorium.

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet—with its contemporary vision, global choreographers, groundbreaking works and virtuoso dancers—introduces its modern pioneering spirit to central Pennsylvanians in its Penn State debut at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, in Eisenhower Auditorium.

Tony Award-winning baritone Brian Stokes Mitchell, described by a New York Times reviewer as “the last leading man,” performs songs from popular musical theater productions in “Simply Broadway” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, in Penn State’s Eisenhower Auditorium.      

The Dear Hero Program, a Penn State undergraduate student organization devoted to raising the morale of deployed troops and wounded veterans, will collect donated items for military personnel care packages from Oct. 8 to 29 at Eisenhower Auditorium.

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