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The Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra

Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

Friday, March 04, 2016 - 7:30 pm

Renowned for their winning combination of charming Kiwi humor, disarmingly small ukuleles and sublime musicality, the Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra is hailed as New Zealand’s “hottest music/comedy ensemble.” Co-founded by Grammy and Oscar winner Bret McKenzie of Flight of the Conchords fame, WIUO has perfected a formula for joy and lasting magic wherever they go, armed with high-octane ukulele skills, gorgeous vocal harmonies and flamboyant costumes.  

The band’s comedic banter is spontaneous, and when they burst into song, the sweet sounds can silence a room in a nanosecond, or bring a crowd of thousands to their feet. Featuring songs made famous by artists such as Justin Timberlake, the Beatles, Cyndi Lauper and Kings of Leon, alongside a traditional South Pacific repertoire, this is ukulele as it’s never been played before.

This performance is sponsored by Hapi 92.7 and The CW. The 2015-2016 season is sponsored by Cumulus Media.

Ticket Prices:
Buy tickets to three or more shows, take 20% off your entire order

Box Seats: $32
Adult Tier 1: $22
Adult Tier 2: $19
Senior & Military Tier 1: $19
Senior & Military Tier 2: $16
Student & Youth Tier 1: $16
Student & Youth Tier 2: $13

Mercyhurst Student Rush Tickets (Day of only): $5

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