COVID-19 Updates and Information

Cultural Events Series at FSU

CES at FSU COVID-19 Update
We are actively responding to Governor Larry Hogan's State of Emergency mandates and the most current health officer recommendations.


All remaining CES performances for the 2019-20 season are cancelled . These events include:

Friday, March 27: Ghost-Note
Friday, April 3: The Brubeck Brothers Quartet
Wednesday, April 15: Naturally 7
Friday, May 1: Veronica Swift

We are working with the artists in the hopes of rescheduling these events in the 2020-21 season.

Patrons holding tickets to a cancelled CES performances will be contacted via the email address that was used to purchase tickets or called directly if an email is not on file.

This is not how we wanted to end our performance season, but we are grateful to those that joined us for the many exciting engagements in 2019-2020. The CES staff is currently working remotely and the Lane University Box Office is closed. If you need to contact us, please email us at ces@frostburg.edu or by Facebook Messenger. Thank you for your patience as we navigate this uncertain time.

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LIVE! at Starscape. Experience the energetic, rhytmic funk and jazz grooves of Ghost-Note on Friday, March 27, 20202 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lane University Center's Alice R. Maincur Assembly Hall Celebrate an American Jazz icon, The Brubeck Brothers Quartet on Friday April 3, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Frostburg State University's Lane University Center Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall CES's On the Edge Series presents the powerful harmonies that create a full-band sound of Naturally 7 on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Frostburg State University's Lane University Center Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall CES has cancelled the performance of The Lique which was to be held on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Frostburg State University's Lane University Center Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall. Naturally 7 will replace this performance. Captivating swing, bebop and jazz vocalist Veronica Swift appears on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lyric Theatre located on 20 E. Main Street, Frostburg, MD

Previous Performances

Johnny Peers and Muttville Comix bring slapstick canine clowning in a comedy dog show in association with DCA Productions to Frostburg State University's Pealer Recital Hall Pealer Recital Hall on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 3 and 6 p.m. Grammy award-winning, American songwriter Dom Flemons will perform at the Appalachian Festival on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Frostburg Palace Theatre located at 31 E. Main Street, Frostburg, MD. Malamanya bring high-energy, danceable Cuban and Latin rhythms to Frostburg State University's Clock Tower Quad on Thursday, September 26, 2019. Cirque Mei, elite circus artists and acrobats from the Hebei Province, China will perform vibrant, breathtaking Chinese circus arts on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in the Pealer Performing Arts Center Recital Hall CES Concert Series presents An Evening with Jo Dee Messina on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. in Frostburg State University's Lane University Center Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall The unbelievable beatboxing saxophonist Derek Brown featuring Frostburg State University's FSU Jazz Orchestra and Jazz faculty will perform on Thursday, October 24, 2019 in Frostburg State University's Lane University Center Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall Maryland Symphony Orchestra presents Beloved Christmas music with renowned countertenor, Terry Barber will present Christmas Presence on Wednesday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Pealer Recital Hall, Pealer Performing Arts Center LIVE! at Starscape features Thomas Pandolfi in CES' On the Edge series presents Crys Matthews, a soulful, singer-songwriter of Americana, folk and blues on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lane University Center's Alice R. Manicur Assembly Hall Cirque FLIP Fabrique presents A Columbia Artists Production Direct from Moscow, Russia, Russian National Ballet - Company of 50 present

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CES is supported in part by the Maryland State Arts Council, the City of Frostburg and the Allegany Arts Council.