WELCOME TO THE 2016-17 SEASON
Staller Center for the Arts
has been enriching our
community with a generous mix of entertainment for many
Stony Brook University’s cultural showplace
bring you theater, comedy, ballet, modern dance, jazz,
classical music, cirque performances, family shows, movies
and art exhibits. There’s something for everyone.
Our Gala in March 2017 brings the renowned violinist
to Staller Center. We’ll host
, the Tony-
award winning Broadway star in concert in December. You
can see Agatha Christie’s whodunit
“Death on the Nile,”
Royal Winnipeg Ballet in “Dracula,”
Graham Dance Company,
the Grammy-winning jazz
Cécile MeLorin Salvant,
and the rock show
Book/Out of Bounds
with the Brooklyn Rundfunk
Orkestrata. Choose an evening or an afternoon performance
for the cirque creation,
Cuisine & Confessions.
Until June 6, 2016, Staller Center is offering its annual
presale to reserve preferred seating for the 2016-17
See pages 22 and 23 for information. Buy early
for the best seats and receive generous discounts when
you buy multiple shows.
The 21st Annual Stony Brook Film Festival presented by
Island Federal Credit Union
comes to Staller Center for ten
July 21-30, 2016
. The Festival offers the best
in new independent films from the U.S. and around the world.
Paul W. Zuccaire Gallery
presents professional artists’
work as well as faculty and student shows throughout the
year. During the Film Festival, an exhibition of record album
cover art will be displayed in the Gallery. In the fall and
spring semesters, enjoy
“Films for Campus & Community.”
Staller Center screens many outstanding films, offering a
$25 film pass as well as single tickets.
Metropolitan Opera in high definition
brings the best in
live opera to the Main Stage screen direct from Lincoln
Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra
Department of Music
bring outstanding musicians
The Department of Theatre Arts
season of classic and new plays.
Please consider joining the
Friends of Staller Center
to support all of these programs and receive calendars
of all upcoming shows and art exhibits.
Go to: stallercenter.com/friends
For information on how to
become a corporate sponsor
receive benefits such as sponsoring a performance, visit
We look forward to seeing you at Staller Center.
Alan Inkles, Director
ORDER NOW 631-632-ARTS  OR STALLERCENTER.COM
Box Office hours: 12 noon to 6 pm, Mon-Sat & one hour before performances
Buy Early – Presale through June 6, 2016
ON THE COVER: Cuisine & Confessions. Photo by Alexandre Galliez. See page 15.