The Cross-Cultural Arts Festival at William Paterson is a week-long series of events dedicated to showcasing the impact of the fine arts, music, and film in facilitating cross-cultural awareness. This inaugural festival is dedicated to the Middle East, and features Simon Shaheen, one of the most significant Arab musicians, performers, and composers of his generation, along with the Oriental Music Ensemble, performing classical and contemporary Arab music for oud, nay, clarinet, qanun, and percussion.

March 27, 2010 • 8:00 p.m. • Shea Auditorium


Gold Circle $150 (includes a post-concert reception with the artists)

Orchestra/Front Loge $30

Rear Loge $20 or $10 (for William Paterson students only)

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