Potter Center’s 2019-20 season announced! Tickets available now
June 6, 2019
Music, dance, comedy and more are in store with the Potter Center at Jackson College’s 2019-2020 season!
Individual tickets go on sale Monday, June 17 for the upcoming season. Season discounts as well as discount for purchases of three or more tickets also available. Visit the website at www.jccmi.edu/pottercenter, or call 517.796.8600. This season’s acts include:
The Guess Who
7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019
Since the 1970s, The Guess Who have connected with fans with hits including “These Eyes,” “Clap For the Wolfman,” “Hand Me Down World,” “No Time,” “Star Baby,” and “Share the Land.” Add in fellow classics and double-sided singles like the rock anthem “American Woman” and “No Sugar Tonight,” plus “Laughing” and “Undun,” and the Canadian-bred stateside conquerors are eternally etched into pop culture history. Tickets $48, $45 and $30.
Tenth Avenue North “No Shame Fall Tour”
7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019
Tenth Avenue North inspires with their music. They made their debut in 2008 with hits “Love is Here,” “By Your Side” and “Hold My Heart.” The group won the Gospel Music Association Dove Award in 2009 for New Artist of the Year and in 2010, “By Your Side” was Song of the Year. The band has continued to gain popularity. Joining them are Christian music artists Mike Donehey and Austin French. Tickets $45, $40 and $25.
Chicks with Hits featuring Terri Clark, Pam Tillis and Suzy Bogguss
7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019
Three powerhouse country singers, Terri Clark, Pam Tillis and Suzy Bogguss, present their Chicks with Hits tour. Terri Clark is known for her hit singles “Better Things To Do,” “Poor, Poor Pitiful Me,” and “I Just Wanna Be Mad.” Pam Tillis’ many hits include “Maybe It Was Memphis,” “Mi Vida Loca,” and “Don’t Tell Me What To Do.” Suzy Bogguss’ hits include “Outbound Plane,” “Someday Soon,” and “Drive South.” Enjoy this triple-threat of talent. Tickets $50, $45 and $30.
7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019
To usher in the upcoming Twenty-Twenties, time-twisting musical collective Postmodern Jukebox presents their Welcome to the Twenties 2.0 Tour. Postmodern Jukebox has become a viral sensation with its surreal renditions of contemporary pop hits in vintage musical styles. PMJ has amassed over one billion YouTube views with 3.5 million subscribers. Tickets $45, $40 and $25.
Nebraska Theater Caravan’s ‘A Christmas Carol’
7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2019
This celebrated adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” is rich with thrilling music, alive with color and movement and tells this enduring tale for all ages to enjoy. Woven throughout are beautiful new arrangements and moving renditions of holiday songs such as God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Away in a Manger, Greensleeves and more. Tickets $35, $32, $25; special $10 tickets available for children 12 years old and under, must be purchased with minimum of one adult/full price ticket, other discounts do not apply.
7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020
Back by popular demand! Newsboys have sold more than 8 million units and amassed eight Gold® certifications, 33 No. 1 radio hits, four Grammy® nominations, two American Music Award nominations and taken home multiple Dove Awards. Their chart-topping, single, “God’s Not Dead,” inspired Pure Flix’s 2014 hit film. Their latest project is “Love Riot,” a wonderful pop-rock mix that delivers what fans have come to expect and turns it up a notch. Tickets $50, $45 and $30.
The Greatest Love of All: Tribute to Whitney Houston
7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2020
The Greatest Love of All: Tribute to Whitney Houston features the breathtaking vocals of Belinda Davids accompanied by a live band and dancers in a beautifully crafted tribute. The two-hour production will take a heartfelt musical journey through Whitney’s greatest hits, including: I Will Always Love You, I Wanna Dance With Somebody, How Will I Know, One Moment in Time, I Have Nothing, Greatest Love of All and more. Tickets $38, $35 and $25.
Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de SILVIA LOZANO
7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2020
Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de SILVIA LOZANO comes direct from Mexico to share its country’s rich cultural gifts of dance, music, folklore, and costumes. This spellbinding performance showcases the country’s finest music and dance, pulsating with hypnotic rhythms and swirling colors. Tickets $35, $30, $20; special $10 tickets available for children 12 years old and under, must be purchased with minimum of one adult/full price ticket, other discounts do not apply.
7 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020
Take a “Slow Ride” back to seventies! Foghat’s live performances show why the band is still around today and why they will be able to keep on rockin’ as long as they want! Their live show is as intense as ever with incredible energy and musicianship that one would expect and hope for from a seasoned band with such a long musical history. Their hits songs include “Slow Ride,” “Driving Wheel,” and “Fool for the City.” Tickets $48, $45 and $30.
Sister’s Easter Catechism: Will My Bunny Go to Heaven?
2 p.m. Sunday, March 22, 2020
Celebrate the Easter season with Sister as she answers the time worn questions of the season like “Why isn’t Easter the same day every year like Christmas?” and “Will My Bunny Go To Heaven?” Part pageant, and wHOLY hysterical, this sinfully funny Late Nite Catechism show unearths the origins of Easter bunnies, Easter eggs, Easter bonnets, Easter baskets, and of course those yummy Easter Peeps. Classroom participation is necessary! Tickets $30 or $25 for students.
le Cirque Esprit’s Spirit of the Machine
7 p.m. Saturday, April 18, 2020
Le Cirque Esprit presents their new show, featuring cirque by the Boston Circus Guild and live music by contemporary pioneers, cordis. It is based on the Greek mythological tale of Talos — “the first machine” — and was inspired by cordis’ epic multi-movement suite “The Only,” which features mechanical instruments. It is packed with breathtaking acrobatics and aerial acts paired with steampunk-era circus artistry. Tickets $30, $25, $15; special $10 tickets available for children 12 years old and under, must be purchased with minimum of one adult/full price ticket, other discounts do not apply.
The Oak Ridge Boys
7 p.m. Friday, May 8, 2020
The Oak Ridge Boys’ sound is one of the most distinctive and recognizable in the music industry. The group’s four-part harmonies and upbeat songs have spawned dozens of country hits and a number one pop smash, earned them Grammy, Dove, CMA, and ACM awards and garnered a host of other industry and fan accolades. Every time they step before an audience, The Oak Ridge Boys bring four decades of charted singles, and 50 years of tradition. Tickets $50, $45 and $30.