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Engage! 2016-17 Public Events

Renowned national and international speakers, some of Seattle's most engaging theatre performances, memorable concerts, outstanding athletic competition. SPU hosts many opportunities for you to connect with others and enrich your life. Explore upcoming events and get involved.


Piano Faculty Concert: Masterpieces from 1891
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

In celebration of Seattle Pacific University’s 125th anniversary, the SPU keyboard faculty will present an evening of musical masterpieces written during the year 1891. Featured performers will include Myrna Capp, Dan Kramlich, Leslie Martin, Yuliya Minina, Robert Swan, Asta Vaicekonis, and Dainius Vaicekonis. The concert will be held in Nickerson Studios beginning at 7:30 p.m.

Into the Woods theatre play, 2016

Into the Woods
May 4-6, 11-13, 2017

The SPU Theatre Department presents this Stephen Sondheim musical about a childless couple and their interactions with a witch who has put a curse on them, told through the classic tales of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, and Rapunzel.

School of Business, Government, and Economics

Graduate Business Programs
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

At this open house hosted by the School of Business, Government, and Economics, learn about the Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science in Information Systems Management (MS-ISM), and Master of Arts in Human Resources (MAM-HR) programs.

Brass Ensemble

Symphony of Psalms (World Premiere)
Friday, June 2, 2017

Professor Emeritus of Music Eric Hanson composed this special symphony in commemoration of SPU's 125th anniversay celebration this year. The concert features the Chamber Choir, Concert Choir, Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir, and the Symphony Orchestra. The event is in First Free Methodist Church beginning at 7:30 p.m., and is free and wheelchair accessible.

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