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Nickel Creek

A sum of more than their staggering parts, Nickle Creek is the trio that revolutionized bluegrass and folk in the early 2000s and ushered in a new era of Americana music.

Roy Wood Jr.

Entertainment Weekly has described Roy Wood Jr.’s thought-provoking comedy as “charismatic crankiness” and he’s bringing both characteristics to the Hancher stage!

Werner Herzog

Presented at The Englert Theatre in collaboration with Refocus Film Festival
Legendary film director Werner Herzog will receive FilmScene’s Cinema Savant award and appear in conversation to discuss his life in film as part of a five-city US book tour.

Catherine Cohen

Catherine Cohen is best known for her hit Netflix comedy special The Twist…? She’s Gorgeous, which premiered in 2022. The same live show won her the coveted title of Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in 2019.