Feature, Provided News

‘DRUMLine Live’ returns to GSU on Feb. 4

Governors State University (GSU) Center for Performing Arts’ will welcome “DRUMLine Live” back to its stage for the fourth time. The high-energy performance will be Saturday, Feb. 4 at 7:30 p.m.

DRUMLine Live” was created by the musical team behind the hit movies, “Drumline” and “Drumline: A New Beat.” The show embodies the soulful, high-stepping style of the historically black college marching band experience. With its riveting rhythms, bold beats and energy, “DRUMLine Live” is a show for the entire family.

The show includes musical tributes to Motown, Prince and Michael Jackson, with dazzling choreography inspired by Tina Turner and James Brown. This thrilling spectacle features musical highlights from the 1950s through the year 2000, blending hip-hop, soul, gospel and jazz. 

“I guarantee people have never seen a show like this before,” said Don P. Roberts, CEO of “DRUMLine Live” and executive band consultant of “Drumline” and “Drumline: A New Beat.” “The cast of musicians and singers, led by an all-star group of percussionists, will perform extraordinary choreography that will have the audience on their feet, and dancing in the aisles, throughout the entire show!”

DRUMLine Live” has toured all over the world and has already gained substantial worldwide attention.

Know before you go

The Center is committed to promoting practices that prioritize the health and safety of its patrons. Currently, face masks are optional for audience members. Hand sanitizer will be made readily available throughout the venue, and patrons are strongly encouraged to make use of them. If you are experiencing any of the symptoms of COVID-19, stay home and do not attend an event.

The Center’s COVID-19 policies coincide with Governors State University’s COVID-19 policies.  

Ticket information

Tickets are $69, $59 or $54. Tickets for students or children under 14 are $20. Tickets can be purchased www.CenterTickets.net, at the Box Office or by phone at 708-235-2222. Student, senior (65-plus), and group (10 or more guests) discounts are available by contacting the box office by phone or in person. The box office is at 1 University Parkway, University Park, and is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursdays; and two hours prior to all performances.

News by email

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.

Free weekly newsletter

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.
Most read stories this week