‘Artrageous’ coming to Bardo Arts Center on April 29

Artrageous performances culminate in a gallery of finished paintings.

The Performance Series of Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center is presenting “Artrageous: An Interactive Art and Music Experience” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29.

The Artrageous artists, musicians, singers and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and musical genres, with their performance culminating in a gallery of finished paintings. The troupe was organized in 1980 in the Kitsilano district of Vancouver, British Columbia, by current Artrageous members Daniel K. Moyer and Deborah B. Noble. Most members have more than 20 years of experience with the group.

Artrageous has produced more than 2,500 shows both nationally and internationally, ranging from Paris to Tokyo, and in 49 states.

Advance tickets are $24 for adults and seniors, $20 for WCU faculty and staff, and $8 for students and children.

For tickets or more information, visit the Bardo Arts Center box office Tuesday through Friday between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., or one hour prior to each ticketed performance. Tickets also can be purchased online at bardoartscenter.wcu.edu or by calling the box office at 828-227-2479.