Hult Center -- Eugene
50 years ago, singer-songwriter Stephen Still met singer-songwriter Judy Collins, known for her piercing ocean blue eyes. Their tumultuous love affair would later be immortalized by Stills with his composition “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes,” performed by Crosby, Stills & Nash on their landmark debut. Both artists would go gone to shape modern music with visionary approaches, but Stills and Collins’ short fiery union remains a transformative era for the two artists.
Join New York Times best-selling author Deepak Chopra as he shares new insights from his latest work "You Are the Universe" and creates a roadmap for "higher health," based on the latest findings in both mainstream and alternative medicine.
Are we in the midst of a major paradigm shift in science?
How does our understanding of consciousness also enhance our capacity for total well being (physical, emotional, spiritual, social, community, financial and ecological)?
John Prine needed to get into his comfort zone to finish a new album, so his wife reserved a room at the Omni Hotel in Nashville for a week. After nearly 50 years on the road, hotel rooms are a familiar enough sight. Following two bellmen to his suite, Prine settled in with four guitars and 10 boxes of legal pads to complete the album that would become The Tree of Forgiveness.
Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s pre-eminent comedians. With smart, observational humor and a spontaneous interaction with a crowd that has become the stuff of legend, she swings on stage like a Jazz musician. Without a plan. Without a net. There's a disarming ease in her craft, an immediate sense that she's so quick on her feet you need never worry about the possibility of something going wrong.
From the shadows of night to the light of day, we are creatures of your imagination coming out to play. With movements like nothing you have ever seen, don't try to stay awake because we will take over your dreams. Our style and movement are artistic and full of sass and spice. Our mood is dark and mysterious with a touch of sweet and nice! Sometimes our minds go to some crazy places. The monsters take over and fill in the blank spaces. We are here to tell you our story through dance and expression. We will entertain--we promise; it will become your new obsession. Don't try to hold back.
A writer, comedian, podcaster, and film director, Kevin Smith has written and directed numerous films, including Clerks, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back, Red State & Tusk; creator of AMC’s Comic Book Men; authored Silent Bob Speaks, Shootin’ the Sh*t with Kevin Smith, My Boring-Ass Life and most recently Tough Sh*t: Life Advice from a Fat, Lazy Slob Who Did Good. He can be heard daily at smodcast.com, a vast network of podcasts.
An Evening with Kevin Smith is a chance to get up close and personal with the man who brought the world these films.
David will be performing songs from his new album American Utopia, out March 9, as well as classics from his solo career and days with the Talking Heads. Performing with David will be a 12-piece untethered band.
“We’ll be doing some new songs… and many others that will, I assume, be familiar. I’m excited. This is the most ambitious show I’ve done since the shows that were filmed for ‘Stop Making Sense,’ so fingers crossed.” - David Byrne