2014-15 Arts & Events Schedule

We hope to see you this season at William Peace University!

Check out our entire schedule below, or for individual tickets, click the link next to the show you'd like to see!

noneAugust 17, 2014
Raleigh's Village Idiots
Comedy Improv Show

September 4, 2014
WPU Concert & Comedy Series
Blake Vogt, Magician

noneSeptember 8, 2014
Manning Music Series Concert: The Steve Elmer Trio
Jazz Concert

September 9, 2014
Lunch & Learn: Proactive Health & Wellness
Dr. Josh McMillon - "Understanding Stress"

September 12 & 13, 2014
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen
produced by the Dramatic Irony Club

September 17, 2014
Constitution day
Campus Celebration Day

October 16-19, 2014
William Peace Theatre Presents: Oscar Wilde's: The Importance of Being Earnest
Directed by Amy White - Tickets click here

October 18, 2014
Homecoming & Reunion Weekend
Athletic Hall of Fame, Volleyball & Soccer Games, Classy Cocktails (Reunion Induction)
Click here for Classy Cocktails & Reunion Tickets.

noneOctober 20, 2014
Manning Series Concert: Broadway Comes to Peace
featuring Lauren Kennedy & Carolann Sanita with WPU student vocalists  - Tickets, click here.

October 31, 2014
Dramatic Irony Club Presents: Halloween Ghost Stories
*This event is tentative.*

November 7-9, 2014
WPU Charter Bus Trip to Washington, D.C.
Click here to register

noneNovember 13-16, 2014
William Peace Theatre Presents: Little Shop of Horrors
Directed by Michael Bush - Tickets, click here.

November 15, 2014
Alumni-Student Holiday Decorating
Refreshments Included - Sign up, here.

November 22-23, 2014
Jackie Ammons Memorial Basketball Tournament
Hermann Center - Visit www.gopeacepacers.org for schedule.

November 23, 2014
William Peace University Singers
Fall Concert, Kenan Hall - Tickets, click here.

November 24, 2014
Manning Series Concert: North Carolina Symphony - Tickets, click here.

December 6, 2014
Annual Children's Holiday Story Hour with Santa
Photos and refreshments included - Click here to reserve your spot!

December 13-14, 2014
Historic Oakwood Candlelight Tour
Featuring Old Main Building, visit their website for tickets

noneJanuary 12, 2015
Manning Music Series Concert: North Carolina Symphony - Tickets, click here.

January 16 & 17, 2015
Raleigh's Village Idiots
Comedy Improv Show

January 19, 2015
M.L.K. Day of Service at WPU

noneFebruary 5-9, 2015
The Piano Lesson
by August Wilson

March 5, 2015
Fortune Feimster Comedy Show
Students - Master Class & Student Show
VIP Reception & Adult Show
*This date is tentative.*

March 17, 2015
Founder's Day
Lunch & Learn with Betsy Johnson Shaw '51
Heritage & William Peace Societies' Luncheon

noneMarch 26-29, 2015
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
with music and lyrics by William Finn, book by Rachel Sheinkin and additional material by Jay Reiss

April 6, 2015
Manning Music Series Concert: North Carolina Symphony

April 9-11, 2015
B.F.A. & B.A. Theatre Showcase

April 12, 2015
William Peace University Singers
Spring Show

50th Reunion Club
Reunion Tea

April 17 & 18, 2015
Dramatic Irony Club
Performance T.B.A.


Keep checking back as we add the dates for our Duke Energy Honors Leadership Speaker Series, additional Lunch & Learns, activities and events!

Please Note:

Due to the fact that our Faculty is made up of working performers, professional conflicts may unexpectedly arise. Faculty list is subject to change without notice.

William Peace University wishes to make every event accessible to all people in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to fully participate in this event please contact the Office of Engagement at 919.508.2362 or by email. Please make your needs known as soon as possible to allow sufficient time for effective accommodations, preferably at least 5 business days prior to the event.

Refund Policy

All ticket purchases through the William Peace University or William Peace Theatre Box Office are non-refundable and non-transferable. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. We regret that we cannot exchange, refund or transfer tickets unless the event in question has been cancelled or rescheduled by the University.

If we must reschedule an event and you are unable to attend the new date, notification in writing is required at least five days prior to the event to receive a refund. Email us at engagement@peace.edu and provide your name, the number of tickets purchased, and the date of your credit card transaction. Any and all refunds are subject to a $7.90 processing fee to cover the cost of the original transaction fee and the cancellation transaction fee. If the ticket you purchased was a $5 ticket, then only a $3.95 processing fee applies. Please allow up to 7 business days for the refund to appear in your account.

If an event is cancelled by WPU without a rescheduling date, you will be automatically refunded the cost of your ticket, minus a $3.95 processing fee. Please allow up to 7 business days for the refund to appear in your account.

William Peace University is not responsible for Lost or Stolen Tickets. Tickets may not be copied or reproduced in any form, or else they will be invalidated.