7 p.m. April 13
Convocation Center at Cal U
tickets now for Bob Dylan and his band
American music icon Bob Dylan and his band, with special
guest Dawes, will appear in concert at 7:30 p.m. April 13 in the Convocation
Dylan’s influence on American music spans both genres and
generations. His multiple hits have helped to shape American folk music,
traditional and Christian rock, country, R&B and blues, and his music has
remained fresh and relevant to audiences since the 1960s. Bob Dylan albums
A member of the Rock ’n’ Roll Hall of Fame since 1988, he is
the winner of 10 Grammy Awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe and the
National Medal of Arts. Bob Dylan’s bio at the
Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame
Last year Dylan received the Presidential Medal of Freedom,
the nation’s highest civilian honor, at a White House ceremony. In announcing
the award, President Barack Obama cited the singer/songwriter’s “considerable
influence on the civil rights movement of the 1960s and (his) significant
impact on American culture over the past five decades.”
“Bob Dylan and his band are planning a special university
tour this spring,” said Michael Silva, general manager of the Convocation
Center at Cal U. “The location of the Convocation Center — on the campus of a
major university, and easily accessible to college students from both
Pittsburgh and Morgantown — makes this venue ideal for a tour that’s targeted
“Both Cal U and VenuWorks are excited to host this legendary
performer and Presidential Medal of Freedom winner.”
Tickets will go on sale to the public 10 a.m. March 2 at Ticketmaster
and at the Convocation Center Box Office on the Cal U campus in California, Pa.
Ticket price is $52.
A limited number of student tickets will be made available
ONLY at the Convocation Center Box Office. Cost for student tickets is $29.50;
buyers must show a valid student ID from any university. Sales are limited to
two (2) tickets per student ID.
Box office hours are 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 2 and 8 a.m.-4
p.m. Mondays through Fridays.
Pre-sale for Cal U only
tickets go on sale to the general public, pre-sale tickets will be offered
starting at 10 a.m. Feb. 28 for students, faculty and staff with a valid Cal U
ID only. Purchasers must visit the Convocation Center Box Office in person. Box
Office hours are 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday through Friday.