Discounted tickets to upcoming symphony performance available for students

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Credit: Penn State

ALTOONA, Pa. — Penn State Altoona's Center for Student and Civic Engagement and the Campus Activities Board are offering an opportunity for students to travel to and see the 7 p.m. performance performance of "Cirque de la Symphonie" by the Altoona Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, Sept. 15. Tickets are only $5 and include both transportation to the Jaffa Shrine (approximately three miles from campus) and admission to the performance. Tickets can be purchased at the Center for Student and Civic Engagement in the Slep Student Center.

"Cirque de la Symphonie" is a new production formed to bring the magic of cirque to the music hall. It is an exciting adaptation of artistic performances widely seen in theaters and arenas everywhere. Artists include veterans of exceptional cirque programs throughout the world, including aerial flyers, acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers, and strongmen. Each artist's performance is professionally choreographed to classical masterpieces and popular contemporary music.