Cultural Season General Admission Seating

Eagle Huntress THE EAGLE HUNTRESS - The Eagle Huntress follows the story of Aisholpan, a 13-year-old Kazakh girl from Mongolia, as she attempts to become the first female eagle hunter to compete in the eagle festival at Ulgii, Mongolia.
Mary Poppins MARY POPPINS - In turn of the century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
Walk the Line WALK THE LINE - A chronicle of country music legend Johnny Cash's life, from his early days on an Arkansas cotton farm to his rise to fame with Sun Records in Memphis, where he recorded alongside Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins.
HELL ON EARTH: The Fall of Syria & The Rise of ISIS - From award-winning filmmakers Sebastian Junger and Nick Quested, ‘Hell on Earth’ chronicles Syria’s descent into the unbridled chaos that allowed the rise of ISIS. Saturday, April 14 | 3 pm | FREE and open to the public | Stokes Auditorium, Hardtner Hall, McNeese State University
THE MALPASS BROTHERS - With sincerity, honesty and an utter ease on stage that belies their years, their smooth vocal blend and skillful musicianship layer infectiously into the deep respect they pay to legends who have paved the way. Add the funny, off-the-cuff quips between the two 20-something siblings, and the engaging concert becomes a magnetic time-traveling journey to ...
Peter Gros PETER GROS from the Original Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom - Peter’s life is dedicated to inspiring young people to care about wildlife and wild places. He continues to be a Champion for the natural world, traveling and speaking around the United States.
Zeb Hogan ZEB HOGAN – Host of National Geographic’s Monster Fish - Freshwater ecologist and National Geographic Fellow Zeb Hogan is dedicated to the research and protection of the world’s largest freshwater fish. In 2006, Hogan began leading the Society’s “Megafishes Project,” representing the first worldwide attempt to document and protect the world’s largest freshwater fishes. Around the world, freshwater ecosystems support tens of thousands of unique ...
Reed Timmer REED TIMMER – Extreme Meteorologist & Stormchaser - Having intercepted over 1,000 tornadoes and a dozen powerful hurricanes since he started chasing 20 years ago, Reed Timmer is well-known as the most successful and extreme storm chaser in the world, and is one of the few people in existence to document both an F5 tornado and the most devastating hurricane in U.S. history ...
Alina Fernandez ALINA FERNANDEZ – Castro’s Daughter - Alina Fernández, daughter of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro, will make an appearance at McNeese next year for a book presentation on her life.
The Stepcrew THE STEPCREW - Created by Cara Butler and Jon & Nathan Pilatzke (longtime touring members of The Chieftains,) THE STEPCREW combines Irish, Tap and Ottawa Valley Step dancing, Music and Song. The virtuosic cast of 11 Dancers & Musicians, comprised of the leading performers in today’s Celtic music scene have appeared on the international stages of the leading ...