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September 2018

ASU-Newport Announces 2018-2019 Patron Series

Since 2004, the ASUN Patron Series has brought a wide range of entertainment to the ASU-Newport community. 
 
The line-up for the 2018-2019 Patron Series includes the following acts:
 
Roots and Boots: An Evening with Sammy Kershaw, Aaron Tippin, and Collin Raye
Thursday, October 25, 2018, at 7 p.m.

Three country music legends on one stage with an evening of acoustical delights drawn from such hits as She Don’t Know She’s Beautiful, You’ve Got to Stand for Something, If You Get there Before I Do, and In This Life, are certain to lift the spirit, enlighten the mood and put a spring in one’s step.  Listeners will not only delight in the talent of these three world-class performers but enjoy a unique glimpse into the world of country music superstardom.  This act is certain to carry broad appeal to all audiences. 

Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack is the second show in our Patron's Series slated for April 2019. Please stay tuned for additional information on the performance. 

All concerts are held in the Center for the Arts at 7648 Victory Boulevard in Newport. Season tickets or individual concert tickets can be purchased at tickets.asun.edu.

From B. J. Thomas, Ronnie Milsap, Clint Black and numerous stage performances like The Chinese Acrobats, Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol”, Chicks with Hits, and the Arkansas and Memphis symphonies, hours of audience entertainment has been brought to Newport through the Patron Series. 
 
These performances have been made possible through the generous contributions of our Corporate Sponsors, Helping Hands, Friends, and Patrons who have supported the arts in Jackson County.  We hope you will join us for this exciting season.